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Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay, South Africa
+27 21 788 1726
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“snoek” (38 reviews)
“fish and chips” (102 reviews)
“calamari” (47 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food
Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kalky's has the best on offer. Food is fresh and service is quick and easy. And the price is reasonable for everyone's pocket

Thank samuelsliz1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a dinner of fish and chips at Kalky's. The portions are big and the prices are small. You place your order at the counter and then they bring it to you when it's ready. There are several choices of fish to choose from....More

Thank SueInClearwater
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a little gem ! If you are one of those people who thinks that his / her f@#ts do not smell then this is not for you but if you enjoy mingling with all kinds of people Kalky's is not to be missed .Food...More

Thank Thom N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best and cheapest fish and chips in town amongst the hustle and bustle of the locals! What a lovely experience. No frills here just down to earth eating. Sitting outside as we chose to, with fishing boats bobbing up and down some 20 metres...More

Thank pptd44
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Reminded me of a country BBQ place in Texas. Good fish and very cheap prices. Hit with the locals. VERY CASUAL. Might even call it funky. Cash only. family style picnic benches. If you like to go to BBQ joints with a wide (and I...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Delicious fresh fish and unique atmosphere! Really enjoyed the flair directly next to the harbor. It seems quite popular as it was super crowded during lunch hours, but still found seating to enjoy classic hake and chips :)

Thank Dorea M
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This unpretentious, rustic, home to fishermen and authentically local harbour café's where people are happy, loud and simply enjoy their meals. Its fresh, its cheap and it's damn good....no lies here...!!! You feel the love of the workers, and I always come back, bringing all...More

1  Thank kanniedood
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Kalky's is NOT "fine dining" -- no china, no table cloths, no snooty waiters. Instead, it is a genuine local institution full of families and bustle. The only reason I don't give it five stars (or dots) is that I don't want to mislead people...More

Thank Ken_and_Nyetta
Reviewed 10 September 2017

If you love fish and chips - this place is great! Fresh fish, quick service, and delicious food - what more can you ask for!

Thank Merlot D
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Kalky's is one of those authentic local harbour cafès where people are happy, loud and simply enjoy their meals. Its fresh, its cheap and its delicious. When the guy pouring your wine fills it to the brim remarking 'you'll have to bend over and sip...More

Thank DeWet H
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Dave D
14 March 2017|
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Response from Joeboy69 | Reviewed this property |
The accept CC but don't take bookings
25 September 2016|
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Response from Alma P | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do sell wine, beers and ciders
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Kalk Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 788 1726
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