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Salty Sea Dog

2 Wharf Street | Waterfront, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 21 786 1918
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (155 reviews)
“snoek” (34 reviews)
“calamari” (75 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Fast food
2 Wharf Street | Waterfront, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

After many years of enjoying fine hake and chips at Salty's am afraid that yesterday did not live up to the old norm. Took overseas visitors to Simonstown and after singing the praise of Salty's we were all sadly disappointed by our meal - no...More

Thank Suewine
Reviewed 6 days ago

Basic setting, a little drafty in the conservatory section when the wind is blowing. However, a variety if fresh fish and well cooked. Good service and good food but rather an in, eat and out place

Thank suesteel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the fish, fries just average. Good service. We ate on the patio; main restaurant area smelled of fish frying.

Thank Sillydg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best fish and chips we had - so fresh - great service - great venue - went twice - right along from Berthas restaurant and the price was very reasonable Excellent

Thank christianetucker
Thys O, Owner at Salty Sea Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Christianetucker. Thank you for making time to provide feedback on your positive experience at our Salty's Restaurant. Hope to see you soon again & enjoy your eating out experiences. Kind regards Thys

Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you sit down or have takeaways, the food is great. Good value for money and the staff is always friendly.

Thank Chantelfo
Thys O, Owner at Salty Sea Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chantelfo, Thank you so much for your honest feedback regarding our seafood quality and staff service. Much appreciated. Enjoy your dining experiences. Kind regards Thys

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped at this costy little hole in the wall in Simonstown on an overcast windy day in March and was very surprised at the speedy service from a cheerful waiter. I had the game and chips - the fish was fresh fluffy test and...More

Thank Margaret T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Classic fish and chips !!! Battered hake absolutely delicious, and snoek also a quality meal. Open and relaxed atmosphere and quick service.

Thank Kevin S
Thys O, Owner at Salty Sea Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kevin, Thank you for taking time to place your excellent review about Salty's on Trip Advisor. Your Quality feedback is much appreciated. Travel well Kind regards Thys

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Grab a take away and sit on the promenade or have your meal in the restaurant. either way, the orders come quickly and this little establishment never fails to satisfy ones desire for a traditional fish and chips style meal. Nothing fancy, but then neither...More

Thank nicolettel995
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Fish was smothered under chips and vinegar and oil. Was really not pleasant to eat.Everything was peeling off the fish due to it being soaked

Thank trevor312564
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here many times over the years and it never disappoints. Great fish and chips and their calamari strips are always lovely and tender.

Thank Princess B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Wharf Street | Waterfront, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Simon's Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 786 1918
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