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Beachview drive | Beachview, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood” (3 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, International
$$ - $$$
Beachview drive | Beachview, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

It is worth your while driving out to Barnacles. Go there in any weather, afternoon or evening. Sit outside and watch the waves crashing on the rocks below. Or sit inside close to the fireplace when the weather is not so good. Scrumptious calamari and...More

Thank LynetteGerber
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Seafood combo's are great. It has a beautiful sea view when sitting outside. The waiter was friendly and the sunset was amazing.

Thank CarlPrinsloo
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious when it arrived, almost 2hrs after we ordered. We where 4 adults and 2 kids. People in smaller groups who arrived after us, where served first and it was very busy and perhaps understaffed, thankfully the view is so amazing that...More

Thank burmateak
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We fortunately could sit outside in the fresh air, as there was a "damp dog" smell inside, which everyone in our group noticed. But the view was good, the food was good, our little waitress did a good job, so we enjoyed the vibe at...More

1  Thank Jilldutoit
Reviewed 11 April 2017

From the friendliest owner, who makes you feel right at home, and the most perfect calamari and prawns, you will also be blessed with the best view of our beautiful ocean and most likely be treated to dolphins frolicking in the surf while you soak...More

Thank jeanined289
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This was a good find, on top of a hill overlooking the sea as the name says. the staff were very helpful and friendly. There was a good choice of food as you can imagine the sea food was excellent. Great place for an afternoon...More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Although shown as a restaurant, we were made very welcome for a mid morning coffee by the owner/manager great views and interesting decor, sure this place rocks when busy, will definitely return for one of their breakfasts of fish meals when next close by!

Thank MJM50s
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Barnicals is one of those out-of-the-way places that is worth the effort finding. the food is always great, but the views are exquisite. On my last visit we viewed lots and lots of dolphins passing bye, totally amazing.

Thank Commited_Traveller
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Amazing waiters and fantastic food, cold beer with the best view. We were advised to book a table for Sunday lunch, which was the best advice as this place was fully booked by the time we walked to our reserved table. Be sure to book...More

Thank itchyfeet276
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

What a lovely dinner for couples food is extremely nice and the wibe so calmely... Enjoy the seaview with good waiters

Thank Elmar D
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: Beachview drive | Beachview, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
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