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Ocean Basket

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OAKFIELDS Shop 43 & 44 C/o Oak Road and Hanekam Street | Northmead., Benoni, South Africa
+27 11 425 6691
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Goodwood Cape Town
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit this restaurant at least 3 times a month and have never been let down with the fresh fish one gets served. Good management and very helpful staff.

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Thank 57Belinda12
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Never had a bad meal here! Great service, excellent food. Is definitely worth a try. The vibe is great for families and friends -

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Thank Toni P
Springs, South Africa
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Been here a few times and very good service and friendly staff. The fish and calamari is always excellent. We also enjoy the salads. Very good seafood every time. Staff are friendly and service quick.

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Thank Janice Y
Benoni, South Africa
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Just love the atmosphere in this restaurant. The manager is really great and if asked will make a special for you. The service is excellent and the waiters are always accommodating. Never have had a problem with the food.

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Thank Deborah C
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Although I am not a fan of family restaurants the Ocean Basket in Oakfields Shopping centre in Benoni is excellent. It's probably the busiest one I've ever seen and everything seems to go very smoothly. I think the fact that the owners/managers are always on site contributes to this. Well done!

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Thank Eben L
Goodwood Cape Town
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Been here many times over the years since they opened. Friendly staff and Owners. Fish + Chips a must try, Salads great. Prices very good and should suit all pockets.

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Thank 57Belinda12
Benoni, South Africa
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

It's refreshing to be welcomed at the door on arrival, shown to a table by a friendly watron who introduced himself and took the drinks order. We ordered a meze that was not on the menu. There was no debate and our starter arrived as ordered. The main course arrived cooked to perfection. The owners Anna and Andrew both checked... More 

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Thank Dawn H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The service was excellant and the quality of the food was amazing. The staff was friendly and efficient.

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Thank Judy M
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

The Prince prawns were NOT an acceptable standard , they were thinned skinned and doughy, absolutely tasteless.

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Thank Carol9991
Benoni, South Africa
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Never in my life have I come across such polite and efficient staff. Not to mention the hands on managers. This is an ocean basket with a lot of love put into the food. You really feel like part of a family when dining here and the food is always fresh with generous portions. A must for any seafood lover.

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Thank Willem V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: OAKFIELDS Shop 43 & 44 C/o Oak Road and Hanekam Street | Northmead., Benoni, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Benoni
  • Phone Number: +27 11 425 6691
Description
Telephone : 011 425 6691

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?