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Harbourview Restaurant

23 Quayside Centre | Corner Wharf Road and St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 21 786 1431
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible20%
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“wild game” (3 reviews)
“curry” (7 reviews)
“local fish” (3 reviews)
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23 Quayside Centre | Corner Wharf Road and St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed today

I am not sure why a lot of people grumbled about this restaurant. The food is good, it is reasonably priced and served quickly. The location is great, right next to the harbour and the staff are friendly and attentive. All in all a great...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Good food but it was overpriced compared to other restaurants. You probably pay more for the location. Service was a bit slow.

Thank Natskey
Reviewed 7 April 2018

we went to Harbourview restaurant on our way to watch the penguins. we had lunch there, and most of us admitted it was the worst restaurant we visited during our two week trip in South Africa. I ordered beef fillet and asked that it's cooked...More

Thank Yair K
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views, fabulous food including things they made for us that weren’t there on the menu. Friendly efficient staff. Great fast service. Loved it!

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Just a lovely place with great food. The Hake Fish & Chips with fried calamari was a HUGE lunch and well worth the value. The service- spectacular and friendly. They even sell fun take home gifts like Zebra, Impala and Crocodile Pate!!!!! Very fun. Good...More

Thank Leslie D
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We visited harbour view today and the food was amazing, we asked the advice of the waitress and she said have grilled kingklip it's tasty, no bones, it was beautiful the best fish we have ever had. Our guide Nigel April said you will enjoy...More

Thank Clashfern
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We stopped here as part of the tour to Cape point peninsular, other parties also followed us in. Although getting busy the service was good, food very reasonably priced and tasted good, the wife had the kingclip fish which she really enjoyed, my fish was...More

Thank Barry B
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Go here...... end of!!!!!!! Very cool spot, food deeelicous and staff so so good!!!! You must visit here! Cheers David from Jim & Grainnne. 😘😘😎🤩

Thank jimmyjomc
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We had a lovely meal here, tasty (including the 2 vegetarian's choices). The fish, especially the kingklip, is delicious, the place clean with good views and the staff lovely. Good value and clean.

Thank fortonbear
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Since all the proper restaurants seem to be closed on Sunday night in Simon's town we ended up at harbour view. The smell of chlorine and fat should have warned us... it was one big disappointment. We had the fisherman's plate en the calamari mussle...More

Thank Pieter H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Quayside Centre | Corner Wharf Road and St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Simon's Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 786 1431
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