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Ocean Basket

Veale Street | Brooklyn Square 309 Brooklyn Mall, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
+27 12 460 1103
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“prawns” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Sushi
$$ - $$$
Veale Street | Brooklyn Square 309 Brooklyn Mall, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for an informal restaurant with many people around you, and if you like seafood, Ocean Basket is a good bet. Prices are reasonable. The service is friendly but not fast. The food tastes good, but the dishes look somewhat rustic!

Thank Niels W
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had dinner at Ocean basket Brooklyn on the 2nd of November 2017 with a friend. The service was excellent and our waitress Agnes was very good. We ordered squid head for starters 2 fried and one grilled. The grilled was delicious and the fried...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Excellent quick and attentive service good range of seafood entrees and mains good size servings leaving no space for eating desserts Inexpensive convenient good secure off street parking

Thank kenjmuir
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Sunday the 1st October. Surprisinly unpleasant for the first time ever. Not half full for the first time on a Sunday.. New manager... slow service very slow. On one table only .... four dishes wrong. Salad no dressing. Three platters for one.?? One without mussels.....More

Thank Heleen M
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The past year we had stopped going to this restaurant that was once so popular amongst our family and visitors because the quality had really gone down : sauces, chips, portions, etc all no longer good.... We were clearly not the only ones because when...More

Thank laraBrussels
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I've actually been 3 times in the past month, I don't cook fish well and it is my holidays. They have changed the menu, I think it is better and fresher. They have nice tapas style platters and with a slight tweak one could be...More

Thank laylapretoria
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This restaurant serves value-for-money seafood in every form, including salads, platters, and sushi. The service is fast and efficient and ideal for fish-based meals all day. The restaurant is geared to families and is particularly popular with people who are looking for a tasty meal...More

Thank dietd0c
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to go for sushi on Friday night at OB but it's most definitely the last time. We sat at the sushi bar but there was nothing on the conveyor belt so had to order off the menu. When we eventually got our order...More

Thank AJ K
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I go simpler, I have karma with bread and sometimes sole and chiops, I like my sauce on the side. The children eat plates and plates os sushi. Everyone leaves happy, not too expensive, not stuck inside, usually side at the wide opening that accommodates...More

Thank laylapretoria
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend the seafood platter with shrimp, fish, calamari, mussels, rice, and fries for two! The platter came with a ton of super delicious seafood, and it totally hit the spot after a day of traveling! Have a few beers and this platter, all set....More

Thank Rachelle W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Veale Street | Brooklyn Square 309 Brooklyn Mall, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 460 1103
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