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Anchors @ the Jetty

Esplanade Street | Walvis Bay Waterfront, Walvis Bay 9000, Namibia
+264 64 205 762
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“calamari” (109 reviews)
“seafood” (48 reviews)
“fresh oysters” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Esplanade Street | Walvis Bay Waterfront, Walvis Bay 9000, Namibia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice place, with really good food and nice service. We loved looking at the ocean having lunch after kayaking with the seals.

Thank Inger P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best calamari I ever ate. Good portion and well cooked. The restaurant is nice, just on the jetty. Staff friendly.

Thank ma_5577
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant location is just perfect. Very nice food and very quick service. We had lunch twice there and was never disappointed. We sat outside both times and we could spot pelicans and seals from our table.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We'd heard good things about Anchors and knew it was *very* close to where our cruise ship was docked. The cab drivers quoted me 400 Namibian. Absurd price. I found out they shouldn't ask for more than 40. Easy walk from the ship -- ten...More

Thank skurczysyn
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The best beer battered hake and calamari that we ever had!! You taste the beer! Absolutely scrumptious - we will definitely be back for more and more! Ended our lunch with a lovely slice of fresh and delicious cookies and cream cake.

Thank Marelize_Schoeman
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We stopped here as its the number 1 spot on TA, and we were not disappointed. The calamari is out of this world. you dont even need to check the menu, just get the calamari!

Thank aguyfromjhb
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Ate there with local friends at their recommendation and totally endorse their opinion: best calamari ever! All the food we had was top notch and I loved the fish of the day which was dorado. Service is excellent and cocktails are yummy!

Thank SharonLeeng
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We ate at Anchors twice and had the oysters grilled with cheese, (not a good choice) special surf and turf along with the calamari (grilled and fried). The portions are generous and unsophisticated and its a nice place on a hot day. There are only...More

Thank ByAnyGivenName
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

This is the best place where you can eat. Beautiful place, great people and the best fried calamari I have ever eat! Book if you can, the restaurant is always sold out!

Thank Bruno C
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

The food was decent for the price but the atmosphere and location of the restaurant more than made up for the food. Great day time restaurant!

Thank Rory B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Esplanade Street | Walvis Bay Waterfront, Walvis Bay 9000, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Erongo Region  >  Walvis Bay
  • Phone Number: +264 64 205 762
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