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Cafe Pescado

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118 St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 21 786 2272
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We visited twice during our stay and thoroughly enjoyed our meal both times! Tasy and well priced!:)

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Thank Ryan L
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There a number of Resturant's in town some down right awful that only rely on the view. This place is so much better, nice staff, nice surroundings, great pizza and a very fair price. I would highly recommend this little restaurant.

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Thank DFS2
Romford
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212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on the last night of our 4 day stay in Simons Town and had a lovely meal. I had the Thai Chicken curry which was very nice, washed down with a couple of glasses of the local Merlot. Throughout our meal we received excellent service from the friendly and impressionable Samantha who never stopped smiling.

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Thank Rojo447
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a fantastic place for an evening meal. The service is a bit hit an miss, but the food is fabulous. Excellent chocolate mousse!

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Thank Sunny Henning
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a pizza and a salad here, and were happy with the food and the service. Really enjoyed the golden oldies played in the background. Charming sea theme decor, and there's a bar. We sat at the back of the restaurant but nice tables up front too. Clean toilets.

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Thank Alexis_AJB
Durban
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spacious restaurant with bar area, relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We ate here twice, the first time we ordered pizza which was good and on our 2nd visit we ordered the mussel dish which was tasty but sauce texture could be improved.

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Thank DurbanKingfisher
Ascot, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We arrived early so were the only customers which was great. The waitress gave my daughter a board with dough then baked her little bread rolls. Pizzas were tasty and service was fast and efficient. Very pleasant.

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Thank lisabrollo
Sandy, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Returned quite late on a Sunday from Kirstenbosch & wanted a bite to eat...... not many places open so decided on a pizza to take back to our hotel.... Base & cheeses not what we're used to in the UK.....

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Thank Paul W
Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We made a last minute booking as our place of choice was full! I was very impressed with my Marinare pasta which had plenty of mussels, prawns, calamari and fish and very creamy. My daughters special request for a mushroomless Alfredo didn't phase the waiter at all. The service was a little slow due to a large takeaway order but... More 

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Thank JUSTINE-JESSE
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Whilst this restaurant is known for it's good pizza's. We had hake and chips which were very good. The fish was fresh and the batter was light. Service was good and friendly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Simon's Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 786 2272
Description
Vibey local restaurant in the heart of Simon's Town with the best pizza's in down South.Prawns and Calamari are our specialities. Situated in the old Criterion cinema(est 1921) and 1st Anglican Church in S.A.(est.1814) creating memories in a wonderful historical building!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?