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Codfather Seafood & Sushi

37 The Drive, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
+27 21 438 0782
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butterfish” (124 reviews)
“sushi” (628 reviews)
“fresh fish” (190 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
All hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37 The Drive, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our first night in Cape Town and we had to visit this place, we were not disappointed at all, great choice of fresh fish & sushi - top quality reasonably priced. Really friendly and helpful service - excellent! You'll not be disappointed !

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is fantastic. Fresh fish, fresh sushi, great service! We ate here three times in a week it was so good. Great value ...

Thank JMShedden
Reviewed 3 days ago

Probably the best meal we had in 2 weeks in South Africa. This is saying a lot since we didn't have a bad meal. Staff was very friendly and it was a wonderful dining experience.

Thank Jen R
Reviewed 4 days ago

The seafood is fresh and there is plenty of variety. Prices are cheap in USD - dinner for 4 was less than $100 with wine!!! The decor is a bit dated - but service and food are solid. We tried the fresh fish which is...More

Thank BeachMax
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went with a big party of friends, and even thought we had a reservation and apparently misunderstood the number of people, they managed to accommodate all 8 of us. The sushi was delicious, and then we ordered fresh fish from their fish bar and...More

Thank Grama000
Reviewed 5 days ago

The most amazing sashimi - cut from a glorious slab of tuna, (in front of us) to order. Langoustines are incredible. Who needs a "typed-up" menu? The menu is to "view". Cannot recommend highly enough!

Thank kharrison85
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had sushi, which was decent, taking varied-price plates off the conveyor belt. Fairly expensive, but right in Camps Bay town.

Thank David K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful view and fresh seafood. We got the prawns, the kinglip fish and calamaris, everything was beyond amazing. The decoration and service is perfect

Thank BikerKittyKat7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On recommendation from our B&B, we enjoyed a fabulous meal of fresh seafood at CodFather this evening, the concept is simple, you are shown and explained the seafood in a chilled cabinet, you choose what you want, return to your table to enjoy your chosen...More

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended the Codfather on our recent visit to Cape Town and we were so glad. The service is fantastic - they don't have a menu, rather they take you to the sushi bar or fish counter and explain each item. We shared a...More

Thank Louis S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is It noisy - my hubby hard of hearing
21 March 2017|
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Response from John27k | Reviewed this property |
Hi Claire Sorry I'm so late in answering, it can tend to be noisy so it's probsbly best to go about 7ish when they're not so busy. John
Pamela B
Do they deliver in the area?
19 October 2016|
Response from Rob S | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. It's a dine-in restaurant. I didn't see many delivery services in ZA, except for Debonairs Pizza.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 The Drive, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 438 0782
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