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Cafe Fish - CLOSED

31 Yacht Mole, Victoria Embankment, Durban, South Africa
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
17 Jun 2014
“Terrible decisions”
30 Mar 2014
“Was fantastic, now gone!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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31 Yacht Mole, Victoria Embankment, Durban, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 18 June 2014

This was one of the best eateries in Durban which unfortunately had to close because Transnet the landlord didnt renew their lease. My family had wonderful meals in this restaurant from late ninties till it closed down in October 2013. Thats was a bad decision...More

Thank ThomasEatGood
Reviewed 31 March 2014

The city council owns the waterfront that this restaurant used to occupy, but they never renewed the lease so a perfectly good eatery had to close. They were fantastic. Now a sorry victim of the ineffective Durban City Council

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Great views of the yacht mole. The food, particularly the langoustines were awesome. We shared seafood platters and it was a very generous portion. Good wine list. I will definitely return.

Thank ashantha t
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I Returned to Café fish after about 15 years not knowing what to expect. I was not disappointed !!!! super improvements, Service, Food and Wine at remarkable prices. The Fish Platters here are also Delicious and Great value this was a highlight of my return...More

2  Thank john07000
Reviewed 22 August 2013

We drove by the restaurant 2 times before we decided to give it a shot and it was a mouth watering decision! From the moment we walked into the restaurant until we left the service was superb! The food was unbelievably good I had never...More

Thank Claudia N
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Our server was Quinton who was awesome. He recommended the seafood platter which was perfectly cooked, a lot of food all of which was perfectly done. Crayfish were awesome. Desert was fabulous - one was a traditional pudding which was very tasty. View of the...More

Thank Christat13
Reviewed 22 July 2013

A more expensive spot to lunch, but worth it for the view of the yachts and the working harbour. My fish was perfectly fresh and perfectly cooked. The server had a bit of trouble with our (Canadian) accents when we asked about fish unfamiliar to...More

1  Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 3 June 2013

If catch of the day is what you are looking for, this is the place to go for some amazing fish. The food is simple - you'll get a choice of rice, salad, etc. but it's the simplicity you want when you are eating such...More

Thank lady_phinix
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Had lunch and dinner at this restaurant and the food was really good both times. You cannot get a better location to sit at, as you look over the harbor while have a drink or a bite. The only real problem you might have is...More

Thank belgo-rick
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The food here was good, the service efficient, and the location on the Wharf very pleasant. We ate indoors as it had become quite chilly, but outside dining in better weather would have been good.

Thank Pob-Bob
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  • Address: 31 Yacht Mole, Victoria Embankment, Durban, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
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