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Port Captains House

Humewood Road | Humerail Shopping Complex, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 585 1482
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good31%
  • Average28%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible20%
29 Apr 2017
“Service was slow but food was great!”
17 Jan 2017
“underrated and friendly”
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$$ - $$$
Humewood Road | Humerail Shopping Complex, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

We went here for lunch as it was close to our hotel. As others have mentioned, it's close to the port which one can see through the windows. The restaurant wasn't busy when we were there in the middle of the day on a weekday....More

Thank PicMorDaisies
Management response:Responded 2 May 2017

Good day, Thank you for the feedback. We are always interested in what our patrons have to say about their time and experience at Port Captains. The issue with the service has been taken up with senior management and will be dealt with accordingly. We...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017

This restaurant is rated #202 of 269 on Tripadvisor. I cannot agree unless all the others in this city are just stunning. They had a great service, very friendly staff and since they know of our arrival of our tourgroup they even played Irish music....More

Thank MidAgedTravellers80s
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This restaurant has a great situation overlooking the harbour, and is a really good venue for a working lunch - it is not trendy, loud or overcrowded. The menu is similarly not trendy but offers some excellent rather old-fashioned dishes such as escargots (snails) in...More

1  Thank Janet C
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I expected much more from this recommended restaurant, but was hugely disappointed when I took my family there on a recent holiday. After being seated, we waited more than 30 minutes for our drinks order to be taken, with less than 15 guest in the...More

Thank leonl910
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Really bad service. Waiter took forever to take our order. Food was served cold. Portion of the calamari was little for the price paid for it. When asked for the bill, we waited another 23 minutes for the waiter to bring the POS device to...More

Thank Candace L
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Stepping into the place was a bit like stepping back in time, but since we got a table at one of the big windows we got a nice view of the harbour, and watched several fishing vessels leave for the night's activities. Our waiter was...More

1  Thank CallMeVince
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Please people if you have specials only for lunch then take the sign boards away for supper. Order one beer and got a different one, Decided on the Vienna schnitzel, and could not tell if it was fish or chicken and yes you guessed it....More

1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Good food and good service. Cater for tourists with game selection of meats. Conveniently situated with parking area.

1  Thank KenCooper1953
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The menu has something for everyone and some really interesting dishes inspired by travels to other lands. We however only went for a breakfast. The food was average but the service was good and we had a great view of the harbour from our table....More

1  Thank Mands007
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Stunning Views Food has always been Superb, reasonably priced, well worth a evening visit to enjoy the lights of the Bay

1  Thank Mark C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Humewood Road | Humerail Shopping Complex, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +27 41 585 1482
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Has a magnificent view over the harbour
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