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De Viswijf

55 Diaz Street, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
+27 42 293 3921
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
55 Diaz Street, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This is the best food quality restaurant in town. Excellent service. Be sure to try their Kingklip! Most definitely the best fish I have ever had

Thank Jacques v
Nadine K, Owner at De Viswijf, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you so much Jacques v :)

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

In a nut shell, a great restaurant with superb food, professional service, in a cosy setting that likely has one of the best views amongs only a few seafront restaurant's in Jeffreys bay. There elevated view adds to great seasonal whale watching and so much...More

Thank mias1259
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We were introduced to this restaurant by my Aunt who is a local in Jeffreys bay, and wow, what a nice surprise. The food and atmosphere was great. Most of us had half potions which was affordable and just enough. For the very hungry, the...More

Thank Moogle123
Reviewed 20 August 2017

When you want to be sure of a wonderful, tasty meal, have a good choice of a large selection of fine wines, be served by competent waiters in a lovely setting, and with great ocean views to boot, be sure to head to De Viswijf...More

Thank Rhelda
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely place to pop in and have a great lunch overlooking the water. Nice easy atmosphere. The bathrooms need a bit of attention but it's a small price to pay. There is a fair menu and a drinks menu reasonably priced

Thank 365giannad
Reviewed 11 July 2017

They must be good to have lasted so long....This upstairs restaurant was established years ago and still enjoys the same ownership....It is really a good bet if you are looking for a good meal, at affordable prices and with atmosphere to suit all. .. Food...More

Thank peterC3822UH
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Dinner for four and all our fish was overcooked. Vegetables were coated in sugar and far too sweet. There was nothing unique about the meal that would make me want to go back. Unfortunate because we went 18 months ago and enjoyed it.

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had supper here, we were on our way from Cape Town. The reception was warm and friendly. The music is good, from old jazz classics to contemporary indie soft rock music in the background. They have a nice warm fireplace with...More

Thank Duane B
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

When you looking for something warm and intimate with a soft and quiet atmosphere, this is your spot. We arrived and they had a fire burning. The owner spoiled us with choices of the best wines from his cellar. My wife had her all time...More

Thank Jacques H
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Have enjoyed many convivial dinners and lunches at this great JBay establishment over the years and its is great to see how owners Ernie and Suzette manage to maintain and even improve their high standards of cuisine and service. The steaks are the best in...More

Thank John A
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Rosemary D
11 January 2017|
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Response from Nadine K | Property representative |
We have vegetarian options. Quiches, Platters and we can make a vegetarian pasta.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Diaz Street, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Jeffreys Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 42 293 3921
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