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Seaforth Beach, Seaforth Road, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
(+27+21) 786 4810
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London, United Kingdom
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337 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice food but hit and miss. Don't have anything fried. Chicken curry spectacular. Stunning location. Lovely staff. Super good value

Thank JanDLondon
Cape Town, South Africa
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We take people to this restaurant again and again for the outstanding position overlooking the most amazing view of the beach and the penguins. It is not fine dining but good, satisfying seafood and good service. Very good for swimming and afterwards walk along a specially constructed wooden walkway through the penguins nesting area, with dassies climbing the bushes, to... More 

Thank BlueCraneJen
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74 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Simonstown a month and Seaforth was a favorite. End of day often found us watching penguins (again and again) from that lovely deck. Staff is so very friendly and welcoming. They were so great at helping us with not only food questions - but trip planning in general. Loved it!! A favorite!!!

Thank amigolucy
Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a Saturday for lunch with our Tour Group. It is on a lovely little beach with great views and nearby is the rookery of the African Penguins which we visited afterwards. Our Sea Bass was delicious, the rice a perfect accompaniment with the fresh bowls of salad. This was followed by a local pudding for... More 

Thank Hilly2017
Cincinnati, Ohio
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391 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice casual restaurant. If you are visiting the penguins at Boulder Beach then tie this restaurant in with the visit. Service was good and food was tasty. We had rice and fried fish. Pint of beer was R 30. I would go again.

Thank tlynn63
Callington, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seaforth is a lovely restaurant, with views across the beach and False Bay. Dine later in the evening and see the local penguins wandering past. Excellent food and good value for money. Highly recommended...

Thank JRC1963
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat outside for the views of the sunset and the penguins coming out of the water in the evening. It is slightly more pricy than other restaurants, but the views are great.

Thank Richard S
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

.. Together with wonderful food. We stopped for a quick lunch and the service was first class despite it filling up very quickly. Can especially recommend the salads.. top drawer at affordable prices.. good job Seaforth..!

Thank Mike F
Bournemouth UK
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77 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place, chosen by our tour company, is located beside beach so we thought it would be 'beach cafe style'. How wrong we were. We both had an excellently cooked and presented diner in a pleasing ambiance with attentive management. Will certainly go again should we visit Simonstown again.

Thank Baronscroft
Leyburn, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't know what this would be like in the evening, but it's perfect for lunch. Excellent seafood (there are other choices), very good service and pretty views. The air conditioning helps too as it was very hot the day we went.

Thank 1sammi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seaforth Beach, Seaforth Road, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Simon's Town
  • Phone Number: (+27+21) 786 4810

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?