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Fishmonger Illovo

Thrupps Centre | 204 Oxford Street, Illovo 2196, South Africa
+27 11 268 0068
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“kingklip” (27 reviews)
“fish” (78 reviews)
“prawns” (32 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Thrupps Centre | 204 Oxford Street, Illovo 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely the best seafood in Johannesburg and excellent service. Try the Springbok Capaccio or if you can’t decide, a platter. Sit outside and enjoy the night air.

Thank Yuri R
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a packed weekday lunch service we enjoyed excellent fish from this popular fish restaurant in the Illovo shopping centre. Our choices – all of which were delicious – included crispy battered hake and chips, hake in an asparagus sauce and calamari. Service was very...More

Thank MatthewJHB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have never had a bad meal at the Fishmonger. That is saying something as we eat there regularly - business lunches, meals with friends and family catch-ups are all suited to this warm and welcoming restaurant so conveniently situated in the Thrupps Centre with...More

Thank Mike12345536
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place , great food great service, been supporting this restaurant for more than a decade and it just gets better all the time , I had the bacalhau fantastic,

Thank johndG952ZA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Asparagus followed by fresh kingklip and a good wine. Can't be beaten. Plus a great atmosphere and service.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to this restaurant over the past few years and almost always have a good experience ( the one occasion we didn't was satisfactorily handled by the manager). We enjoyed a salmon salad which was fresh and delicious as well as various...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and a pleasure to have a waiter with full knowledge on the menu and with sakes skills. Real fresh fish and very well presented and prepared

Thank RuiFragoso
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

If you love good food you have arrived at the perfect place. Passion, consistency and value is what you will experience. Pedro runs the ultimate restaurant- service is impeccable, quality is outstanding, only the freshest seafood is plated. The best seafood with touch of Portuguese...More

Thank mark h
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Very nice restaurant, good service and very good food. Many times I went there for sushi but I tried also other dishes and every time I was really satisfied of my choices

Thank Grifone76
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We met friends at Fishmonger Illovo recently and had a wonderful evening together. It was a warm evening, and we were meeting older friends. We asked the host for the coolest and quietest place in the restaurant (the front of the restaurant is all open...More

Thank africanaddict
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24 August 2017|
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Response from Penn J | Reviewed this property |
It is in a small shopping complex, but has seating inside and outside. They've put in a lot of effort to create a lovely family atmosphere, but it isn't in a "green space" as we'd say in the UK. I hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thrupps Centre | 204 Oxford Street, Illovo 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Illovo
  • Phone Number: +27 11 268 0068
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