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Ocean Basket Vincent Park East London

Avenue, East London 5214, South Africa
+27 43 726 8809
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (39 reviews)
“prawns” (21 reviews)
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Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenue, East London 5214, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Very good attentive service. The fish and calamari was excellent. The restaurant was full and the atmosphere was great

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank SonsiePocock
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great value for money well presented and very quick service . The meal was better than shown in the illustrations and te best value seafood that I have had

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We were traveling down the Garden Route and stayed over night in East London. We ventured out downtown to find a place to eat. The manager at the hotel we stayed at suggested the Ocean Basket. It was a great tip. It was fantastic. We...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank cachris
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We often go here as a family as there is always something on the menu for everyone. The staff have been around for ages so they recognize you when you walk through the door. This is one of my favourite sushi restaurants in EL too.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank TerrorSA
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and food. Great experience. Very conveneniently situated. To be recommended. I will return.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Had a afternoon lunch here and how I was looking so keen to have my usual prawns and calmari and rice and grilled fish. Well this day it lacked flavor and no taste. I had to add just about all the garlic and alot of...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank salontopaz
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We stopped in for lunch and ordered sushi and a drink each.The food and service seemed to be at a higher level which was great as the sushi was made fairly quickly and was with out doubt the best sushi we have ever had this...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Denis G
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Food was great. Love the squid heads and their platters sushi and seafood. Quick efficient service. I just wish the tables were a little bigger and slightly further away from the next person.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank sid_zn
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I am a big fan of seafood and sat down expecting to have the same standard as experienced across South Africa, we received our meal and I could clearly see that our prawns was well overcooked, in fact it was burnt, I was then told...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank vashr2015
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Really yummy Seafood. Never been disappointed. Good atmosphere, friendly staff. Range of seafood to choose from and very reasonably priced!

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank ELRestaurants
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue, East London 5214, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  East London
  • Phone Number: +27 43 726 8809
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