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Harbour House V&A Waterfront

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Quay 4 Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 4744
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Aurora, Canada
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56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lunch on a sunny warm day, perfect location. Varied menu, with nice portions. Seafood was excellent, as were the red meat dishes. Nothing particularly distinctive, but a good place for a casual meal.

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Johannesburg
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very freindly staff, clean restraunt and above all the food was great, fresh, well cooked and the sources just right.

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Thank Peter M
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this review

Good day Peter M, Thank you for your review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. We are so happy you had a wonderful dining experience with us and are glad we could meet your expectations in every way possible. We look forward to welcome you back in the very near future. Kindest Regards, Melody and the Harbour House Team More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

1st bar we wentbto on arrival in cape town and we visited it nearly everday since. We drank on roof top barvmost afternoons...price of drink where very reasonable and the sushi was one of the best. We tried the ground floor resturant on a late afternoon and ordered and eat a seafood platter for 2...unbelievable fantasic food and service at... More 

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Thank Tom082
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this review

Good day Tom082, Thank you for the great review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. We are always happy to know our guest had a wonderful experience. I am glad you visited us not only once but a few times! It is our aim to deliver excellent service along with serving the most mouth-watering dishes. It is great to know... More 

Naas, Ireland
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for a quick light meal. Choice was very good and there were options for vegetarians. Price was very reasonable and the service was excellent. Good spot to have a break and get out of the sum and the view helps

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HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this review

Good day Brian F, Thank you for reviewing the Harbour House V&A Waterfront in such a positive light. Being known for our amazing seafood we are happy to know that you enjoyed our vegetarian options too. We hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, Melody and the Harbour House Team More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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170 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there after watching a football game in the stadium. We had cray fish, calamari, shrimps and salad. All were good

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Thank IamZozo
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this review

Good day IamZozo, Thank you for your review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. We appreciate your positive comments and are very happy you enjoyed our Seafood selection. We look forward to welcome you back very soon. Kindest Regards, Melody and the Harbour House Team More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reservations were made a day earlier and I was a little worried they might not be able to handle all the orders at once, but my fears were unfounded. Special mention to Pierre who was on hand to help us ensure we had a fantastic evening. The service was immaculate and I couldn't ask for more. The food was perfect!... More 

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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch in this restaurant with some friends and we enjoyed the food, the service and the view. The sea food was nice. Make a reservation as this place gets busy.

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Thank gelo9267
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this review

Good day gelo9267, Thank you for your lovely review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. We are so happy to hear you and your friends had a great dining experience with us. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back in the not too distant future. Kindest Regards, Melody and the Harbour House Team More 

Oman
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

First night in Capetown our friends who were with us said we must eat at this restaurant they have used many times.We make reservation through the One and Only concierge for 8 people .On our arrival we are told the table was cancelled by the concierge at the hotel at 4.09 pm , very strange that they confirmed reservation at... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere was great, staff was very attentive, great food and great service! will definitely recommend this restaurant to anyone!

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Thank cjsearle08
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this review

Good day cjsearle08, Thank you for your lovely review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. It is our mission and vision to deliver excellent service along with serving the most freshest dishes you will ever find at the harbor. We happy to know we succeeded in our goal and could exceed your expectations. We look forward to the opportunity of... More 

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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I visited the service was poor, the waitrons seemed uncertain, the food was very average for the price you paid and the wine card is limited. A trendy restaurant due to the location but they need to jack up their service a bit. They have ice cream on their menu, and when ordered did not have any, and had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay 4 Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 4744

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?