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Ocean Basket Nelspruit

17 Ferreira Street, Nelspruit, South Africa
+27 13 752 7193
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi
$$ - $$$
17 Ferreira Street, Nelspruit, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Food was ok and the service above average ...we ate at Ocean Basket a couple of times whilst in SA ,,,the same quality and quantity you would expect from chain restaurants...price was right!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank quigie1
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

The menu seems rich but there are not much options for vegetarians, even if they are not in the menu the waiter had no idea what you can put in the sushi, Almost every question we had the waiter left us to ask and eventually...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Evelyn D
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The food is consistent with what you would expect from Ocean Basket and seldom disappoints. Service is friendly and efficient, as it should be. We have however stopped going there because the noise factor and especially inside is simply too pleasant. This combined with stark...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 817gerritm
OceanB21, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Basket Nelspruit, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Good day Gerrit M, Thank you for bringing this to our attention. If you could please send us your details and feedback via our website so we can contact you directly to resolve this matter. Regards Ocean Basket

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here on the 23rd of September. Needless to say I have nothing good to say about this experience. The white sangria we ordered tasted like water. The bread was stale. Our oysters were frozen. The prawns where undercooked and the rice was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ColishaS2
OceanB21, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Basket Nelspruit, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Hi ColishaS2, We are concerned to see that your experience was not a good one. If you could please send us your details and feedback via our website so we can contact you directly to resolve this matter. We look forward to hearing from you....More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

This year managed to join the special people as well early and enjoyed my day, special meal for lunch make my day and able to express my business while meeting new friend and reunion with the others lost their contacts. other make you self pass...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MonasToursDayTours
OceanB21, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Basket Nelspruit, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

This review is o-fish-ally awesome MonasToursDayTours. So glad to read about your awesome experience. We look forward to having you back again soon. The OB Team

Reviewed 25 April 2018

The food is excellent. I had the Kingclip and chips and a most refreshing apple mint drink.The service is very good and represents exceptional value. Highly recommended !!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank hendrix2015
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We went here for Valentine's day. The service was horrible and for everything we needed, we had to go find a waitress. After complaining about this, we got an attitude from the waitress. When the food eventually came after a very long wait, the mussels...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Nicola G
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Went saturday night, 2 couples. Very good service and staff. But the food is not the Ocean Basket standard! The king prawns were sticky and with no sauce. The fried sushi was not so great! Please improve!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ILM1
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Fresh seafood's, clean and well trained staff to look after one when dining, situated in a place with lot of parking space.

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank 413msm
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I had a great service, the sushi was very good! I was dissapointed with the prawns for the first time!, The pranws were sticking on the shell! Keep it up...

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ILM1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Ferreira Street, Nelspruit, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Nelspruit
  • Phone Number: +27 13 752 7193
At Ocean Basket Nelspruit you'll find friendly people, a home-from-home feeling and great value for your hard-earned bucks.
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