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Ocean Basket

4 Lagoon Drive | Shop 37, First Floor, Umhlanga Plaza Building, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
+27 31 561 6103
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (25 reviews)
“calamari” (24 reviews)
“kingklip” (9 reviews)
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Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Lagoon Drive | Shop 37, First Floor, Umhlanga Plaza Building, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff extremely professional and fast. Orders done very well. Food absolutely divine. My absolute favourite restaurant ever!

Thank Nicola L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having had a poor experience at Ocean Basket, Stellenbosch, I was not particularly keen to try another Ocean Basket. However, I have to say that the prawn special I had in this branch was very tasty and well cooked. Only negative was that when the...More

Thank 03Brenda03
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Staff very friendly and efficient. We each had a seafood platter for one, DEVINE done to perfection....

Thank veronicaj66
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We have used this franchise in several towns and this was no disappointment. Staff were really efficient and friendly - Deon was a star and the food was really good. We returned a few days later and were still well satisfied with everything.

Thank fullydepreciated055
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We simply love the fish which is served, my favourite being Pangaisis. The platter for 2 is our favourite, which we always share , leaving me happy and smiling and satisfied. Service with a smile, waiters are very hospitable and helpful.

Thank Prisana R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The atmosphere is dynamic and the waiter was friendly, available and willing to assist and serve us all the time. I am impressed with their service and will definitely go back again when I am around Durban.

Thank Matlale
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Nice location. Need to go through a small arcade and take stairs to OB. Service was fantastic. The kingklip and prawn platter was great. Had a few special requests which were happily met by the staff. Nice spacious layout with balcony options. Always good experience...More

Thank pt2pt3
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Very good service and value for excellent Prawns and Calamari dishes. Our party had a variety of meals and all satisfied with their selection.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner with the family the food was great service excellent and if it wasn't so cold I'm sure the ocean view would have been amazing too! One of the best ocean baskets in Durban 😁

Thank durbanfoodie2016
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We usually have a seafood platter for 2 which more than ample. Normally very busy and sometimes the wait for your food to arrive may take a bit longer than usual. It's always worth the wait though. Good value.

Thank Vernon L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Television, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Lagoon Drive | Shop 37, First Floor, Umhlanga Plaza Building, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 6103
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