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Ocean Basket

Tambo International Airport | New Domestic Terminal, Shop 14 and 15, Kempton Park, South Africa
+27 11 390 3973
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (54 reviews)
“prawns” (35 reviews)
“sole” (4 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm Hours
Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Tambo International Airport | New Domestic Terminal, Shop 14 and 15, Kempton Park, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved everything on the menu. The seafood was fresh, the batter was non greasy , seasoning was perfect. The portions were massive. Nothing at all to complain. Happy meals every time

Thank Nandita N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've always had sushi at the airport Ocean Basket in the past, but this time noticed it's been moved from its old location where you could sit on stools at the sushi bar to a place at the back next to the other restaurants in...More

Thank wjw2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were asked to leave because we wanted to have wine and snacks between flights instead of ordering a full meal. The restaurant was not full (not that that would make it acceptable)) and the waitress wasn't even polite about it. Terrible.

Thank 722ren_r
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I wanted to try some seafood while in South Africa but was only overnighting in Johannesburg. This airport vendor was surprisingly good. The waitress knew the dishes and guided me. Was very happy with the choice of prawns.

Thank Aussnowboarder
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Great seafood, staff friendly, good price, calamari heads could not get enough of them. Large portions so could share more if you wanted starters

Thank UkCags
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Really enjoy the way the make their sushi , fusion style .... amazing sauces . These guys have mastered the art of simple and yet effective , their dishes appear simple and yet filling .

Thank Q5278ZCbillys
Reviewed 26 January 2018

It such a pity that these well frequented restaurants produce such bad food, The service was excellent and there were a few things on the menu that was great, for example the Cooler Drinks. Great taste and very refreshing, but my main course was very...More

Thank VPVerwey
Reviewed 4 January 2018

the ocean basket at emperors place the food ordered was still raw and not taste full third time complaint to management and almost 8 months later sill waiting for reply from management will never eat at that specific ocean basket unless management and chefs changed...More

Thank louis_dullmaier
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Ocean Baskets in South Africa are consistently good with a varied and tasty menu. Our food was excellently prepared (salmon can be tricky) and came quickly. Staff were super friendly despite the restaurant being in a busy airport. Ambience not the best (again, it's an...More

Thank TAZMPictures
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This is the best place to eat a seafood platter. The service is good and the food is also good. will visit it again.

Thank kriekgates
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tambo International Airport | New Domestic Terminal, Shop 14 and 15, Kempton Park, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Kempton Park
  • Phone Number: +27 11 390 3973
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