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Cape Town Fish Market

| G12, Clock Tower, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 5977
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good47%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood” (34 reviews)
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
“tuna” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| G12, Clock Tower, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was excellent. Service was very good even though the place was very busy and packed. Will definately visit again.

Thank MarkHay67
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had some amazing sushi here with my friend. Friendly staff and great quality food! Definitely worth visiting when you are at the waterfront in Capetown.

Thank Anouk L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to eat, lovely menu with lots of choices. The staff were really nice and helpful nothing any trouble.

Thank KathyW1952
CTFMSA, Guest Relations Manager at Cape Town Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for work team lunch – poor restaurant experience. Service was bad and slow. My calamari was tasteless and as tough as old tyres. Hake had dirty grill taste. The Waterfront is one of the premier tourist spots – I would not recommend it to...More

Thank Monk A
CTFMSA, Guest Relations Manager at Cape Town Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, we're so sorry to hear about your bad experience, would you mind sending your contact details and a copy of this review to complaints@ctfm.co.za so that we can be in touch.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, hospitality and ambiance. Best selection of sushi, fish and other dishes to choose from.

Thank FrankFredericks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth every rand, we enjoyed this place so much we went back for a second time and the experience was the same as the first. Fabulous menu choice and inexpensive shots "highly recommend the "Springbokkie"

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

.....because of a cancelled scheduled lunch appointment we happened to find ourselves right here in the Clock Tower Shopping Mall section of the V & A Waterfront so we decided to just plonk ourselves down in the first free seat in any or the closes...More

Thank Vernon W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice and would do more if time allowed . Great food and atmosphere and certainly cheaper than uk prices. Lovely Calamari no deep fried rubber bands!!

Thank Karen I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the time to enjoy the ambience and the fish. Has other branches which are more accessible. Traffic is a big problem in cape town so set out early or go for lunch

Thank Roslyn H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I'm actually not much of a sushi person but one of our group ordered a large platter for everyone to share and after trying three different types, and loving each, I ordered a plate for myself as my meal! Everything was so fresh with great...More

Thank rmcareer
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Questions & Answers
Terri C
24 April 2017|
Response from CTFMSA | Property representative |
Hi Terri, we have great specials which run Monday - Thursday. Monday: Get a portion of FISH & CHIPS (200g) or ANY BURGER (served with chips and onion rings) for only R50. Tuesday: 50% off classic sushi, 25% off sushi... More
Christine C
22 October 2016|
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Response from chas58 | Reviewed this property |
Right by the Robbin Island ferry near the clock tower
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | G12, Clock Tower, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 5977
  • E-mail
Our menu brings together the best of South African and Japanese cuisine – from fish & chips to classic sashimi. When it comes to seafood, it doesn’t get any fresher. We also cater for meat-eaters and vegetarians and offer a carefully selected range of the finest South African wines.
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