Black Marlin

1 Guest Review
1 Customer Reviews
 
(1)
 
(0)
 
(0)
 
(0)
 
(0)

Description

Nestled unobtrusively on one of the most scenic coastlines in the Cape, conveniently just outside Simon's Town and en-route to Cape Point, this historical building, once a whaling station, ensures the perfect setting for an idyllic lunch or evening experience. During "whale season", guests often enjoy their meal whilst watching whales cruising along the coastline. Established as a restaurant for 27 years, the Black Marlin has earned a reputation for its stunning seafood, award-winning wine list, attentive service and incredible views.

The garden, with its 100-year-old Camellia Japonica tree and unparalleled ocean views, offers "al fresco dining" or, one may choose to dine within the restaurant. There is also the option to dine within our large glass enclosed function room which offers spectacular views and a huge open grill, where one can watch the vast array of seafood being cooked to perfection.

The Black Marlin offers an extensive menu with the main emphasis on seafood, complimented by the other choices of fine contemporary cuisine. House specialities include Cape Rock Lobster, kingklip spit (grilled kingklip wrapped in bacon and served on skewers), sesame prawns served with peanut satay sauce, seafood platters, oysters and mussels. Through the many years of providing top quality fresh seafood and impeccable service to the locals and foreign tourists, this restaurant has become world famous. The staff are friendly, knowledgeable and highly trained

Directions

From Cape Town take the M3 freeway to the end, turn left onto Ou Kaapse Weg and follow the road over the mountain. At the other end, cross over two sets of traffic lights onto the Glencairn Expressway, commonly called Black Hill. At the end turn left into the Simon's Town Road. Follow this road through Glencairn, Simon's Town, Seaforth and to Miller's Point. You'll find the Black Marlin by the Yacht Club on the left. From Muizenberg simply follow the scenic Main Road through Kalk Bay, Fish Hoek, Glencairn & Simon's Town to Miller's Point.

Black Marlin Map

In and Around

Customer Reviews

Reviews 1 of 1
Showing 1 to 1 of 1

Enjoy the Black Marlin experience - I continue to come back to The Black Marlin year after year on my annual vacation each time introducing new friends to enjoy the BM experience. It is an amazing restaurant - the food, the setting, the ambience. I have already booked my table for November and am looking forward to visiting you again soon. Thank you!

Fiona Green
United Kingdom

Accommodation near Black Marlin

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

from R950
1 night, 2 adults

Thalassa at One Castle Rock

Sleeps 5 Smitswinkel Bay Self-catering in Smitswinkel Bay
0.90km from Black Marlin

This characterful cottage is set at the base of the Table Mountain National Park in Millers Point. T...

from R1,400
1 night, 2 adults

South Winds

Sleeps 6 Simons Town Self-catering in Simons Town
1.18km from Black Marlin

South Winds is a luxury, self-catering, wooden bungalow situated directly on the rocks of Castle Roc...

from R1,150
1 night, 2 adults

Rocklands Seaside B&B

Sleeps 13 Simons Town Bed and Breakfast in Simons Town
1.87km from Black Marlin

Rocklands Seaside B&B is ideal for business or holiday - stunning uninterrupted  sea views from your...

from R980
1 night, 2 adults

Aqua Terra

Sleeps 6 Simons Town Bed and Breakfast in Simons Town
1.89km from Black Marlin

Located in a prime position, this landmark house overlooks the entire False Bay. Aqua Terra is a sym...

from R3,000
1 night, 2 adults

On the Rocks

Sleeps 6 Murdoch Valley Self-catering in Murdoch Valley
2.09km from Black Marlin

Spectacular setting. On the Rocks offers upmarket self-catering accommodation for up to six persons,...

from R1,950
1 night, 2 adults

Rocklands House

Sleeps 8 Simons Town Private Home in Simons Town
2.17km from Black Marlin

Rocklands House is situated in the beautiful and historical Simon’s Town. This self-catering house ...

from R800
1 night, 2 adults

Seagetaway Self-catering Accommodation

Sleeps 11 Murdoch Valley Self-catering in Murdoch Valley
2.19km from Black Marlin

Seagetaway Self-catering Accommodation are situated less than an hour’s drive from Cape Town and the...

from R550
1 night, 2 adults

The Viewing Nest

Sleeps 10 Murdoch Valley Guest House, Murdoch Valley Bed and Breakfast in Murdoch Valley
2.20km from Black Marlin

The viewing Nest offers bed and breakfast accommodation with beautiful views of False bay. This is t...

from R1,790
1 night, 2 adults

Chef Bruce @ The Flagship

Sleeps 10 Simons Town Bed and Breakfast in Simons Town
2.29km from Black Marlin

Chef Bruce @ The Flagship is a stylish gourmet house, located in the south side of historical Simon’...

from R700
1 night, 2 adults

Blue Sea Holiday Accommodation

Sleeps 6 Simons Town Bed and Breakfast in Simons Town
2.39km from Black Marlin

We offer three spacious self catering units each with stunning views over the bay. Located in a quie...

 
  • Seafood
     
  • International
     
  • Lunch
    Dinner
     
  • Bustling
     
  • Restaurants
     
  •  www.blackmarlin.co.za
  •  +27 (0) 21 786 1621

Enjoy the Black Marlin experience…”  Read more

Fiona Green - 08 September 2011