Bloubergstrand restaurants serving up casual coastal dining

March 12, 2023 (Last Updated: June 19, 2023)
Bloubergstrand restaurants

Bloubergstrand in Cape Town is renowned for its magnificent ocean views. Several restaurants in the neighbourhood provide guests with a panoramic picture of the Atlantic while they dine.

From casual beachfront cafés to seafood grills, there is no shortage of options for those seeking a delicious meal paired with a stunning vista. Whether you’re a local resident or a visitor to Cape Town, dining at one of the restaurants in Bloubergstrand is an experience not to be missed.

Eden Café

Picture: Eden Cafe in Big Bay / Facebook

The Eden Café is a beach bistro situated in Big Bay with a stunning view of Robben Island and Table Mountain. Diners can enjoy watching the views while indulging in freshly prepared meals.

The café is fully licensed and offers a range of wines, beers and ciders, as well as classic and unique cocktails at sunset. Guests can also try warm beverages prepared by trained baristas.

  • Location: Eden on the Bay Centre, Bloubergstrand, Cape Town
  • Times: Monday to Sunday, 8am to 6pm
  • Contact: 027 21 554 9660
  • Website: Eden Cafe

Ons Huisie

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Ons Huisie is a heritage site in Bloubergstrand, and now houses a traditional restaurant that is internationally recognised.

Ons Huisie offers spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean and Robben Island and serves delicious traditional West Coast cuisine. The restaurant is dog-friendly and has a large children’s playground with childminders on hand, allowing parents to enjoy a light lunch with friends while their kids play in a safe environment.

  • Location: Stadler Road, Bloubergstrand, Cape Town
  • Times: Monday to Sunday, 9am to 9pm
  • Contact: 027 21 554 1553
  • Website: Ons Huisie

On the Rocks 

Picture: On the Rocks Restaurant / Facebook

On the Rocks is a popular seafood restaurant located in the heart of Bloubergstrand, Cape Town, diners can enjoy their meals while taking in the breathtaking views of the ocean and Table Mountain.

The restaurant serves a variety of fresh seafood dishes, as well as a selection of meat and vegetarian options, ensuring there is something for everyone.

  • Location: 45 Stadler Road, Bloubergstrand, Cape Town
  • Times: Monday to Sunday, 9am to 10pm
  • Contact: 027 21 554 1988
  • Website: On the Rocks

Doodles Beachfront

Picture: Doodles Beachfront Restaurant / Facebook

Boasting one of the most breathtaking panoramic views of Table Mountain and the surrounding bay, Doodles Beachfront is a must-visit spot for food and wine lovers looking for a great atmosphere in Cape Town.

The restaurant exudes a vibrant and dynamic atmosphere, with live music, an extensive menu of mouthwatering meals and a great wine list.

  • Location: 110 Beach Boulevard, Bloubergstrand, Cape Town
  • Times: Monday to Sunday, 9am to 11pm
  • Contact: 027 21 554 1080
  • Website: Doodles Beachfront

Catch 22 Beachside Grill and Bar

Picture: Catch 22 Beachside Grille & Bar / Facebook

Experience a perfect blend of sun, sea and good food at Catch 22, an ocean-front dining destination that offers a delightful surf and turf experience.

Indulge in the mouth-watering seafood and steaks that are so delicious you’ll be torn between which one to choose. Luckily, at Catch 22, you can relish in both the seafood and steaks without any compromise.

  • Location: Corner of Beach Boulevard, Porterfield Road, Table View, Cape Town
  • Times: Monday to Sunday, 12pm to 9.30pm
  • Contact: 027 21 557 7449
  • Website: Catch 22 Beachside Grille & Bar

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Written by Adrienne Bredeveldt for Cape {town} Etc.

Feature image: On the Rocks Restaurant / Facebook


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