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Harbour Lights Seafood Grill

Beach Road, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
+27 21 856 1830
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible31%
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“seafood” (12 reviews)
“yellowtail” (2 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
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Beach Road, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 5. Our food(on a deals voucher) was served fresh and tasty and a sufficient portion. We were slow to nibble away on the 6th portion! Our waiter served us quick and efficient. Yes no draught / on tap beer available...More

1  Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were recommended to this restaurant by friends. The waiter was friendly and helpful, the new manager friendly but the food was ordinary as were the choices of wine, two of the wines we chose were out of stock. We found it pricy for what...More

Thank 770carol
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I last enjoyed a meal at this restaurant in January 2016 but I regret to say that after my recent experience I would not recommend this restaurant in a positive light. The crockery was not in a clean state, the bread was served cold, there...More

Thank Nasreen H
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I found Harbour lights restaurant in an excellent condition, people very friendly and food very nice. I could taste the freshness of the fish! Definitely I will come back

Thank Rikymart
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Through many years, we ate at the harbour lights. It use to be fantastic. Gradually dereriorating. This went from being fantastic to bad bad bad. I spoke to the waiter. He said the son took over from the father. If I was the father, I...More

1  Thank Helmien
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I had the misfortune of visiting this dismal excuse for a restaurant today. I was with a friend and my two children. The waiter was beyond unprofessional and he did not even write down my order, which was quite specific, as my daughter has special...More

Thank Nombuso G
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I took my sister for her 60th birthday for breakfast to Harbour Lights because of the view and to try a different restaurant. Appart from being totally outdated (think 1970's) it is dirty, no ambiance thick white PLASTIC tablecloths. The waiter is dressed in a...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely disgraceful and the food was awful. Was there even a chef? We were the only ones in the restaurant(maybe that was a sign to leave). Food was overpriced. Ordered pasta with linguine and no chili instead I got a lot of chili and penne...More

Thank Jorg F
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We went on a Saturday evening for Dinner and apart from another couple we were the only patrons. First impression was of the table......white plastic tablecloth and cheap paper serviettes. The menu had been photocopied many times and was difficult to read. I ordered the...More

Thank DebbieAgates
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Great service great food. Friendly. Come here rather than the oyster place across the road. Very welcoming.

Thank Nic A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Gordon's Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 856 1830
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