We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Skatkis Restaurant

64 St Augustine Road, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality, South Africa
+27 22 752 2023
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (3 reviews)
“great view” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
64 St Augustine Road, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality, South Africa
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (129)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 12 June 2017

overcharged, really no care taken with food, even after telling waitress that the snoek was totally overcooked no effort was made to rectify / replace the order. There were only 2 tables for dinner and yet the manager did not bother to come to the...More

Thank Heleen M
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Another restaurant in Paternoster that takes full advantage of the number of guests that frequent the town. Food that doesn't closely match what is on the menu. 40minutes to get a beer and then even longer to get the next. Avoid. You'd better spend your...More

Thank jtbeale
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful views but the food is average. Plastic chairs... :( the staff are friendly but it doesn't make up for the fact that the food is just OK.

Thank mullchantal
Reviewed 25 April 2017

popped in for lunch - no reservations made - view incredible - staff friendly but they had sold out of crayfish byu the time we were there and that was the main reason for going out for lunch, so we were disappointed but ordered salmon...More

Thank lyn869
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

With all the walking it was time for food. Stopped in at Skatkis was welcomed by friendly staff. Food good and the view of the bay is stunning.

Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

In a town where dinner reservations are absolutely essential, the fact that they let us in was this restaurant's single redeeming quality. The service was friendly but sporadic, the fish was a gluten fest, the salad was wilted and the parsley mash without the green...More

Thank Karlien D
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We called here for lunch on a day when there were power cuts on the west coast, nearly everywhere else was booked up. The service wasn't bad, we waited longer than normal though. The food the 3 of us ordered was average but we hadn't...More

Thank CID25
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Though bad recommendation is never nice to give, we have to say that this was not a great experience. The rosé was warm, (they did offer to put ice cubes in) and the first and the main course came at the same time. The waitress...More

1  Thank Copenhagen3family
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We visited this restaurant for dinner. After waiting 15 minutes, we had not even been acknowledged by the waitron. There was only 1 waitron for the entire restaurant. There was an elderly lady at the reception, and quite frankly, she was very grumpy. When we...More

Thank Debbieholroyd
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Breakfast was terrible! Asked for crispy bacon, came bland and tough to cut. Service was non existing! Bad!!!

Thank 846annelizel
Nearby Restaurants
Noisy Oyster
883 reviews
.74 km away
Gaaitjie Restaurant
761 reviews
.11 km away
The Square Spoon
345 reviews
.68 km away
Blikkie Pizzeria
338 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cape Columbine Nature Reserve Tietiesbaai
166 reviews
3.93 km away
Paternoster Beach
38 reviews
.66 km away
Stone Fish Studio and Gallery
40 reviews
.63 km away
Jem & Pantoffels
7 reviews
.62 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Skatkis Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 St Augustine Road, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Saldanha Bay Municipality  >  Paternoster
  • Phone Number: +27 22 752 2023
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing