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Codfather Seafood & Sushi

37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
+27 21 438 0782
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (1,091 reviews)
“sushi” (689 reviews)
“langoustines” (147 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best seafood restaurant in Camps Bay..they offer a variety of fish that is displayed in their restaurant and dinner is prepared as you watch

Thank Roselyn W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have eaten here numerous times over the years and twice this November while visiting Camps Bay. The restaurant at this time of year has a vibrant and beautifully chaotic vibe yet the fresh seafood and service is always top notch. I am a big...More

Thank roeboy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Book your table early as the place tends to get packed, their food is delicious and filling. I would definitely recommend it to anyone who’s a sea food lover. I love the fact that you actually pick your portions and they weigh and prepare the...More

Thank maseapehim2016
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came here with my wife and her friend during our vacation and I’m not really into ordering fish so I wasn’t looking forward to this dinner however I have to say that it’s the best fish I have had, staff are extremely helpful and...More

Thank TomLaws
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The sushi bar is pretty crowded with no big variety of food, lots of other dishes sat ready to replace those on the carousel but with no covering. The crayfish was v tasty however expensive and the langoustine was very expensive and nothing special at...More

Thank Jonny_C_82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The God Father never disappoints on their sushi! Fresh and made by the chef on your request! And various interesting types! Even my boy loves it! In Camps Bay probably the best we have had and every time! My suggestion is to keep out the...More

Thank Wscott010
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small offer of fish and seafood, no fantasy in the preparation. Prices are double as high compared to an average restaurant in Camps Bay. Very noisy place, impossible to have a conversation.

Thank Ward D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reserve in advance - it is always overcrowded with excited tourists!) Seafood is top quality, Chef is my hero! Sashimi is the best in hemisphere... And noisy happy crowd is important part of the feast when you are part of it))

Thank CreativeDivemaster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This places serves by far the best fish and sushi I have ever eaten. You can select from a variety of different fish which is then grilled and served with rice and veggies. You can have delicious sushi before or after... whatever you like. Great...More

Thank Andreas N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the codfather on the recommendation of a tour guide we had in Cape Town and what a recommendation it turned out to be!! We went for a late lunch/early dinner. We were warmly welcomed, seated by the window and we...More

Thank jamesdb88
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Questions & Answers
29 September 2017|
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Response from Nico S | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for late reply. At the window closes to road
21 March 2017|
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Response from John27k | Reviewed this property |
Hi Claire Sorry I'm so late in answering, it can tend to be noisy so it's probsbly best to go about 7ish when they're not so busy. John
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 438 0782
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