Every now and then you need a heaping helping of fresh seafood to make your week more bearable. If you’re looking for a new place to indulge in your favourite fruits of the sea, here are a few that will grab you, hook, line and sinker.

1. Sea Grill, Sea Point


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Treat yourself to some serious seafood indulgence at Sea Grill in Sea Point.

From battered prawns drizzled with a spicy chilli sauce to line fish, garlic black mussels and succulent calamari.

This is a perfect seafood spot for visitors looking to stroll along the Sea Point Promenade after grabbing a bite to eat.

Contact: 021 433 0789

Address: 343 Main Road, Sea Point, Cape Town

Website: www.seagrill.co.za 


2. Chinchilla Sunset Bar, Camps Bay


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If you’re looking more for a vibe with a good view, where both the seafood and the cocktails are plentiful try Chinchilla.

Enjoy plentiful servings of prawns, hake and calamari while taking in the 360 degree views of the Camps Bay shoreline.

Contact: 021 286 5075

Address: Shop 120, 2nd floor, The Promenade Building, Victoria Road Camps Bay, Cape Town

Website: www.chinchillarooftop.co.za


3. Saltwater Grill, Pinelands


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If you’re in the Southern Suburbs and looking for a good spot to feast on delicious fish, Saltwater Grill should be on your must-visit list.

With a mean seafood stew on the menu and starters ranging from homemade fish cakes to tuna tataki, salt and pepper calamari and prawn kebabs, you are sure to find something you like.

It is an unexpected surprise to find a restaurant that serves up great seafood in a more inland residential area.

Contact: 081 558 6450

Address: Shop G39, Howard Centre, Cnr Forest & Howard Drive, Pinelands, Cape Town

Website: www.saltwatergrillsa.com


4. Blowfish, Blouberg

For sushi with a great view and a menu with variety and a few must-try specials, pay a visit to Blowfish.

Every Wednesday and Sunday, treat yourself to half-price sushi at this beachside spot in Blouberg.

Its TGIM Seafood Platter offers visitors a taste of everything for just R99!

Contact: 021 556 5464

Address: 1 Marine Drive, Dolphin Beach, Blouberg, Western Cape 7441

Website: www.blowfishrestaurant.co.za


5. Pesce Azzurro Bistro, Woodstock

If casual dining that packs a tasty punch is what you desire, make your way to Pesce Azzurro, which serves up super fresh seafood options, from baby octopus to juicy hake and unforgettable calamari.

Although this delightful spot is traditional Italian and only opens at 6.30pm, you can be sure to enjoy your share of ocean delights.

Contact: 021 447 2009

Address: 113 Roodebloem Rd, Woodstock, Cape Town, 7925


Picture: Facebook/Chinchilla Sunset Bar

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