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Friday Island

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, Seafood, Grill, Pub
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92 Main Road | West Coast, Langebaan 7357, South Africa
+27 22 772 2634
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08:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great little place for a casual lunch. Nice view of lagoon and outside. Service and food so so.... if it wasn't on the ocean would probably not return. Will be ok during peak season as it can't get over crowded!

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Thank GertdeBeer
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dont know what to make of this restaurant. Waiter was friendly but the other girl not so much. Just plonked food on the table and in a rude way. My steak was undercooked and i sent it back. Yet again she didnt look interssted in my conscerns and just took the steak instead of the plate. The malva was nuked... More 

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Thank Jaco K
Bloemfontein, South Africa
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were rushed by staff to leave, the bill was brought over as soon as we finished dinner(9pm on a Friday night?)I assume the kitchen closes, but they could have offered dessert or drinks after the meal. Unwelcoming experience, would have loved to spend more time and money as we were celebrating a birthday. Compliments to the kitchen staff-Absolutely loved... More 

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Thank ChristelNel
Koh Tao, Thailand
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75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location directly on the sandy dunes where you can watch kite boarders or surfers on the water. Nice interior and young, friendly staff. Music was awesome when we were there, kind of reflected the laid back vibe there. We just came in for some snacks and ordered the garlic and feta pita, hummus and mussels - everything was delicious!... More 

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Thank Franex
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I dropped in at Friday Island for a quick dinner. The restaurant has very funky decor and is perfectly located for sundowners. The food was really good - I had the chicken and shrimp curry which was very nice, and the portion was huge! The service was good, however the waiters seemed a bit flustered by the... More 

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Thank gerritcar
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2nd time here from the mother city: the place us cozy, has great beers, wines, food coffee and a stunning porch (so be sure to book in advance if you would like a seaside view)

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Thank Alexander R
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Food is nice but sometimes a bit fatty. Personel is really nice and gave me a welcome feeling. Nice athmosphere and beautiful sight

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the B&B. Nice breakfasts and good food. Lovely view as well. Will definitely return again.

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Thank Gerhard H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This place had a real unusual vibe to it - in a good way, very relaxed and laid back, but that said the food was excellent and the service good. We both had the fish special which was delicious and the carrot cake to follow, yummy too!

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Thank JustLDH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Good food at a extremely good price, excellent staff that go out of their way to make you feel at home. I'm really looking forward to my next visit.

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Thank Henco L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, Grill, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Main Road | West Coast, Langebaan 7357, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Langebaan
  • Phone Number: +27 22 772 2634

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