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Barracudas

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Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
+27 21 782 3066
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely food and great service. ..what more can you say. The fish curry can be strongly recommended and the line caught fish is excellent

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Thank pennypops49
Hobart, Australia
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107 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Barracudas has 2 menus and both are excellent. The one we chose from was the menu which has all the meals costing R55 each. My wife and i both chose the Iconic "Steak, egg & Chips" ! The medium Sirloin was of generous size and perfectly grilled. It was a high quality meal at a fair and reasonable price. We... More 

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Thank johnboother59
Cape Town, South Africa
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Barracudas with visiting family on a Sunday evening. We did not book and were easily able to find a table. All of us had sirloin steaks or salad. My sirloin was very tender and tasty and cooked to my request. I'd also included calamari rings with my order and these were also very nice. Everyone else raved... More 

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Thank Dozylocal
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were the only people in the restaurant and had a grand welcome. The disappointing factors were the chicken schnitzel which was tough and dry, and the hard crust lacerated my mouth! The mushroom sauce was merely a thin white sauce with two mushrooms floating on top and the "cauliflower and spinach in sauce" was the same sloppy white sauce... More 

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Thank Jenbee312659
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We loved our meal at Barracudas. The steak was cooked to perfection according to my son. I had the prawns and ribs which were delicious, the meat melted in my mouth. We deemed this the best food we had tasted on our visit to the area. It was a lovely friendly atmosphere. If you're in Fishhoek you should definitely try... More 

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Thank Rachel R
Middelburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

What a lovely diner. On the beach front with a beautiful interior. They have a great variety to offer from fresh seafood to steak. Their home made desserts are to die for & the presentation is out of the books. Highly recomment Barracudas. Just note they are closed on Mondays.

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Thank georgeanitav
Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We've always been accommodated with kids, the service is always homely and friendly, the staff know their menu and it seems couples and groups enjoy this place as well. The food is always fresh and beautifully prepared - every meal ordered, no matter how fussy the eater, from ages 2 to 80, the plates always go back to the kitchen... More 

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Thank SimoneG_10
Springs, South Africa
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were very impressed with this restaurant. The childrens meals were so tasty and we had the evenings special, which was a curry, it was divine. On the board they have nightly specials and I would have loved to try every one of them. Really worth a visit for top notch food.

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Thank tamarraw2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Amazing food. Brilliant ambiance. Outstanding service. We ate here with family friends about a month ago and it was simply amazing, Henry Sibiya waited on us and, I have to say, he's one of the best waiters I've ever had! Food, was excellent and beautifully presented. Desert was homemade and DELICIOUS! Great atmosphere and overall experience. The owner of this... More 

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Thank Bethany J
loire valley
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111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Just returned from South Africa and took our daughters to Barracudas and they both loved it. Loved the new service plates and presentation has been greatly improved. I was exceptionally impressed to learn that Nasim has taken the desision to remove the King Klip from the menu as it is no longer sustainable and in South Africa most of it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Fish Hoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 782 3066
Description
Barracudas is a family restaurant with a relaxed atmosphere specialising in seafood. The restaurant, situated on the Fish Hoek beach front, boasts a fresh, contemporary and natural feel with a touch of coral and aqua.
Maximum views have been created through floor to ceiling glass.
The restaurant is fully licenced.

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