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The Fat Fish - Plettenberg Bay

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Contemporary Seafood Sushi Tapas Vegetarian Friendly
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Attributes

  • Child Friendly
  • Romantic
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Great Views
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • WiFi
  • Fireplace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Reviewers' Choice 2022 - Top 100

Enjoy the finest, sustainably sourced seafood available, platters of delicate sushi and a variety of other delightfully original dishes within a stone’s throw of the sea in Plettenberg Bay. All perfectly complemented by an award winning wine list, classic cocktails and extensive craft gin selection.

An open, contemporary and light filled interior offers views of the ocean and the famous Beacon Isle Hotel, while the large open terrace ensures the ultimate venue for al fresco dining on a perfect Plett evening.

Open lunch and dinner, The Fat Fish is a perennial favourite with locals and holidaymakers alike, valued for its exacting standards of friendly, knowledgeable service and quality seafood.

Reviews (1195)

4.6 out of 5.0
Food 4.7
Value 4.5
Service 4.7
Ambience 4.5
  • Patrik L. Dined: 20 hours ago
    4.8
    Food 5.0
    Value 5.0
    Service 5.0
    Ambience 4.0

    Reviewed on: Thu 01 Dec 22
    Love The Fat Fish. Been there many times and will return many more. Always deliver top quality all the way. Gunilla & Patrik - Hotel and restaurantowners from Sweden

  • Dexter R. Dined: 22 hours ago
    5
    Food 5.0
    Value 5.0
    Service 5.0
    Ambience 5.0

    Reviewed on: Thu 01 Dec 22
    first time there and we had a great evening - the food was absolutely excellent

  • Juergen D. Dined: 20 hours ago
    4.5
    Food 4.0
    Value 5.0
    Service 4.0
    Ambience 5.0
  • Lorna O. Dined: 2 days ago
    5
    Food 5.0
    Value 0.0
    Service 5.0
    Ambience 5.0

    Reviewed on: Tue 29 Nov 22
    Fantastic meal - as always!!! Thank you!

  • Christina V. Dined: 2 days ago
    5
    Food 5.0
    Value 5.0
    Service 5.0
    Ambience 5.0
  • Harry S. Dined: 4 days ago
    4.8
    Food 5.0
    Value 5.0
    Service 5.0
    Ambience 4.0
  • Stephen P. Dined: 6 days ago
    5
    Food 5.0
    Value 5.0
    Service 5.0
    Ambience 5.0

    Reviewed on: Fri 25 Nov 22
    Imaginative and excellently prepared food. Donna our waitress was informative, funny, experienced and excellent at her job. Cannot recommend this restaurant enough

  • Paul A. Dined: 1 week ago
    5
    Food 5.0
    Value 5.0
    Service 5.0
    Ambience 5.0

    Reviewed on: Wed 23 Nov 22
    Alles perfekt!

  • Jayne H. Dined: 1 week ago
    5
    Food 5.0
    Value 5.0
    Service 5.0
    Ambience 5.0

    Reviewed on: Wed 23 Nov 22
    Lovely food staff and location. Went twice during our time in Plett just fab.

  • Annemarie L. Dined: 1 week ago
    5
    Food 5.0
    Value 5.0
    Service 5.0
    Ambience 5.0

    Reviewed on: Tue 22 Nov 22
    as always it was lovely

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Opening Hours

  • Monday 12h00 - 20h00
  • Tuesday 12h00 - 20h00
  • Wednesday 12h00 - 20h00
  • Thursday 12h00 - 20h00
  • Friday 12h00 - 20h00
  • Saturday 12h00 - 20h00
  • Sunday 12h00 - 20h00

Fat Fish & Chips

Tuesdays its time for your weekly Fat Fish & Chips Lunch Special! 2 beautiful plates of our legendary Fish & Chips, grilled or fried for only R150. Available between 12:00 & 16:00 every Tuesday and Thursday.

  • 16 Mar - 31 Dec
  • Tue & Thu: 12:00 - 16:00
  • All pax
  • Last confirmed: 16 Mar 2022