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Firefish

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Seafood, Sushi,
| Shop 154, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
+27 21 286 4933
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sea bass” (5 reviews)
“kingklip” (8 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Sushi, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
| Shop 154, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Went here for dinner on a busyish night. Waiter brought our drinks and took our order. Almost an hour later the food eventually arrived! The excuse was that the kitchen was busy! Not good enough, I’m afraid, it just wasn’t coping at all. I felt...More

Thank ScotlandEartha
Reviewed 6 days ago

The starters from the little menu dim sum and Boa's were great, the mains not as successful. Next time I will stick with the small menu. The service was fantastic and the setting lovely.More

Thank fumpo
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for complementary review of Firefish. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and thank you for choosing Firefish! We hope to have you back soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited twice while on vacation, delicious food, great service, good value. Definitely return if get back to cape town.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went there for dinner with a group of friends. The menu is disappointing and the prices very high.More

Thank Klaus G
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We sincerely apologise that we have not met your expectation. Watch the space for our new menu which we will be launching soon with a great selection of Fish, Sushi and Firefish Specialities etc....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Made reservation for 7 PM, arrived early but they accommodated us and sat us down in very comfortable seating along the waterfront. Receptionist greeted us and was friendly as was our waiter. No pressure or rush just wanted our visit to be exceptional. Took our...More

Thank BarryE300
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for complementary review and return visit to Firefish. Thanks for the 5 star rating - We sincerely appreciate it. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food at this restaurant is good.......not great, but good. The service however was possibly the slowest I have ever encountered. We should have realised that all was not well when, on a Saturday night we didn't have to wait for a table, but all...More

Thank rogerairriess
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback of your visit to Firefish. We apologise that we have not met your expectation. We hope that we are allowed another opportunity to change your perception of our restaurant. Please can you email us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

loved this restaurant. had dinner here with friends. food delicious. very tasty. portion sizes on the small side but tasty nonetheless. presentation stunning. the desserts were also extremely yummy with presentation being really stunning.More

Thank Wonita P
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your complementary review. We strive to create an inviting, relaxed atmosphere in our restaurant. Positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. We are delighted that you enjoyed the experience and we hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has great fish and Sushi dishes with friendly service. Prices might be a bit expensive, but so is the rest of the waterfront.

Thank Mike_G6308
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were very few clients, and if we had a smiling waitress, the food took ages, evenmore when we had to send back a dish which was uneatable because of excess salt (very nice when it came back). Quite a few menu choices were not...More

Thank HGBParis
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We sincerely apologise that we have not met your expectation. We have addressed the issues raised in your review the management team and we hope to have another opportunity to welcome you back to...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Awesome views from the restaurant at night. The waiters are very friendly and attentive. I enjoyed the platter for one, which to me was enough for two really. The best seafood by far.Fresh, amazingly delicious and generous portions. Great value for your money.More

Thank la_Sambo
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you so much for complementary review of Firefish. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and thank you for choosing Firefish! We hope to have you back soon. Kind...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Shop 154, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 286 4933
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Description
Experience sensational seafood fresh from the ocean and hot off the grill at this sophisticated harbour-side eatery at Cape Town’s bustling V&A Waterfront. All protein cuts are grilled on the state to the art Josper Charcoal Grill. This hybrid grill burns only top-quality charcoal and operates at an ultra-high temperature to allow us to grill and roast while preserving and enhancing the most deli
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