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45 Stadler Road | Bloubergstand, Bloubergstrand 7441, South Africa
+27 21 554 1988
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09:00 - 22:00
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

On the Rocks Restaurant in Blouberg has the most stunning views of Table Mountain. The decor is very stylish with a relaxed atmosphere. The food was excellent but with limited options for vegans. Very popular and you need to book to reserve a table.

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Thank Gerhard L
Ballito, South Africa
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A group of us (12) went for a birthday dinner. We had an inside setting because it was a bit chilly but on a nice evening it would be fabulous to be outside. The view is across the bay looking on to Cape Town and the mountain which is fabulous as the sun sets and the lights come on. We... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful food and breathtakingly beautifully scenic, surroundings coupled with friendly staff and service.

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2 Thank Virginia A
OnTheRocks12, Manager at On The Rocks, responded to this review

Dear Virginia A, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent experience at On the Rocks Restaurant. It is such a pleasure reading a review like yours. We are so happy to hear you received great service and enjoyed our one-of-a-kind view. We look forward to welcoming you back soon for more! Kind Regards, Management More 

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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tasty fish and chips, and well priced for what you get. Chilled vibe. Friendly staff. Nice variety of take away stuff outside.

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Thank Namelessness
OnTheRocks12, Manager at On The Rocks, responded to this review

Dear Namelessness, Thank you for taking the time to review On the Rocks restaurant after your recent visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and that you received great service and food! We will share your positive comments with the team. We look forward to welcoming you back to On the Rocks restaurant again soon. Kind Regards, Management More 

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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's been some 15 years since I was last here. A serious inside make over and large open windows make this a perfect view point for Robin Island & Cape Town. My son was here for the weekend and managed to get a table without booking ahead. We started with the most delicious oysters I can remember. Meaty and with... More 

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Thank Julian H
OnTheRocks12, Manager at On The Rocks, responded to this review

Dear Julian H, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience at On the Rocks Restaurant. It is such a pleasure reading a review like yours. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our menu items and that you received great service. A five star review is always a great motivator for us all and we... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch with friends last week. Excellent food, especially the pasta. Very good service from Henry who was extremely attentive. But, oh dear, the outdated decor was a letdown. I have been there 4 years ago and the tablecloths are still sweeping the floor and the mirrors make one feel you are in a 50's film set. Such an amazing... More 

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OnTheRocks12, Manager at On The Rocks, responded to this review

Dear Mellypooh, Thank you for taking the time to review On the Rocks restaurant after your recent visit. We are delighted that you keep coming back for our food and our glorious view! We will share your positive comments with the team. We will review your comments regarding the decor, keeping in mind that we host a lot of weddings... More 

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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing lobster ravioli and crayfish Wow... Coupled with a view and great service made for a great evening

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Thank lindseyr449
OnTheRocks12, Manager at On The Rocks, responded to this review

Dear lindseyr449, Thank you for taking the time to review On the Rocks restaurant after your recent visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed our special lobster ravioli and crayfish! We will share your positive comments with the team. We look forward to welcoming you back to On the Rocks restaurant again soon. Kind Regards, Management More 

richmond hill
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73 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A visit here is a must even for the view and a drink. Food was ok. I had prawns. Salads were interesting. Very romantic. There is a dangerous step outside between two eat areas

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Thank gattisdoc
OnTheRocks12, Manager at On The Rocks, responded to this review

Dear gattisdoc, Thank you for taking the time to review On the Rocks restaurant after your recent visit. We are delighted that you keep coming back for our glorious view! We will share your comments with the team regarding the food. We look forward to welcoming you back to On the Rocks restaurant again soon. Kind Regards, Management More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took my in-laws here for Sunday lunch. We were seated inside as it was a little breezy outside on the deck. The waiter was thoughtful enough to offer us a table by the window as soon as one became available. The view over Table Bay of Robben Island and Table Mountain is mesmerizing, as are the waves breaking on... More 

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Thank Emielke
OnTheRocks12, Manager at On The Rocks, responded to this review

Dear Emielke, Thank you for writing about your experience at On The Rocks. We would like to apologize for the slow service you received during your visit. We have addressed the issue with our team. We value all our patrons' opinions and it was such a pleasure reading about yours, we will surely share your comments with our team. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a pleasant experience from the moment we walked in Sandra our waitress was so gorgeous. We chatted with her most of the time she has a great sense of humour 😂.She has an answer to every question. She's an asset to the restuarant.The food was delicious from preparation to presentation.Definitely coming back here again

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Thank Sam V
OnTheRocks12, Manager at On The Rocks, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience at On the Rocks Restaurant. It is such a pleasure reading a review like yours. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our menu items and that you received great service by Sandra. A five star review is always a great motivator for us all and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Stadler Road | Bloubergstand, Bloubergstrand 7441, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Bloubergstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 21 554 1988

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