The Fat Fish Restaurants

Enjoy the finest, sustainably sourced seafood available, platters of delicate sushi, tapas, and a wide variety of other fresh and innovative dishes at our two distinctively stylish and contemporary Fat Fish Restaurants in Plettenberg Bay and George.

Plettenberg Bay

Located just off Central Beach with panoramic views of the river estuary, sea, and distant Tsitsikamma mountains, The Fat Fish offers one of Plettenberg Bay’s finest seafood dining experiences in elegant surroundings. More >


The Fat Fish in George is an oasis of calm in the very heart of the city centre, complete with lush gardens, water features, and a state-of-the-art outdoor BBQ that plays host to regular alfresco, “hot off the fire” feasts. More >

Fat Fish Menus

Moreish tapas made to share, platters of delicate sushi, a wide selection of both classic and innovative seafood as well as gourmet salads and other mouth-watering original dishes.  All perfectly complemented by a carefully curated wine list featuring some of South Africa’s finest estates.

sushi at the fat fish

Using only the freshest ingredients our undeniably classic, Fat Fish Sushi Menu is available daily at both our restaurants in Plettenberg Bay and George. On a perfect day in Plett, be sure to secure a seat on the terrace and watch as our chefs expertly prepare your selection from the beautiful outdoor Sushi Bar. 

events at the fat fish George

In addition to hosting private celebratory functions and corporate events, our beautifully appointed Fontus Room, also regularly accommodates magical culinary and wine experiences. Outdoors, the custom-made BBQ plays host to Chef Christo’s legendary Paella Nights and “Off The Fire” Fat Fish feasts.

Our lights are always on!
Both of our Fat Fish restaurants have generators and are fully operational at all times.