The Tug Restaurant

Molen Road / A Schad Promenade, Jetty Area , Swakopmund, Namibia, 9000
Restaurant info
Opening Information

SEASONAL TIMES
10th Dec to 6th Jan
Mon to Sun 10AM to 11PM

INSIDE - RESERVATION RECOMMENDED
LUNCH

Fri/Sat/Sun 12PM to 3PM
All public holidays 12PM to 3PM
Mon to Sun 10AM to 11PM (10th Dec to 6th Jan)


DINNER

Mon to Sun 5PM to 10PM
Mon to Sun 10AM to 11PM (10th Dec to 11th Jan)
Closed for dinner 31st December from 3PM


OUTSIDE TERRACE - NO RESERVATION POSSIBLE (WEATHER PERMITTING)
LUNCH AND DINNER
Fri/Sat/Sun 12PM to 10PM
All public holidays 12PM to 10PM
Mon to Sun 11AM to 11PM (10th Dec to 11th Jan)

Facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Awesome View
  • Bar
  • No Disabled Access
  • Children's Menu available

About The Tug Restaurant

The Tug, a beachfront restaurant, is built around the original "Danie Hugo" Tug Boat in a setting with panoramic ocean views. Popular amongst both tourists and locals it has a reputation for providing meals prepared with fresh Namibian sourced products in a setting which creates an unforgettable ambience. Seating is available both indoors and outdoors on our terrace overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and the historic Swakopmund Jetty.
The Tug offers authentically prepared cocktails, a selection of more than 140 South African wines, Spanish wines and French Champagne. Special delights from the Namibian ocean include wild caught West Coast Rock Lobster (seasonal), Kingklip, Kabeljou, Angel, Sole, Hake, Monk and John Dory as well as locally cultivated Oysters and fresh green seasonal Swakopmund Asparagus. For the carnivore there are tasty cuts of Beef and grilled Oryx steak. Our Head Chef recommends the home-made Chocolate Fondant, Ebony & Ivory mousse or a wide selection of home-made ice creams.


Shuttle service:
For your convenience the Tug Restaurant now offers a shuttle service from and to your home. For pickup reservations call our reception on +264 64 40 2356 - pickup reservations close at 16:00 for the day. For drop off inform your server or reception in the restaurant.

Cuisine: Seafood, Fish, Fresh Salads, International, Locally Sourced, Steak, Vegetarian
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 15 September 2019

Nach Empfehlung von Freunden gebucht und für gut befunden...

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Visited On Tuesday, 10 September 2019

Very pleasant place for a meal, excellent, friendly service. I would definitely return.

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Visited On Tuesday, 27 August 2019

Initially we were disappointed as we were offed a table with a view only of scaffolding but we were then offered a great table with a view of the jetty, The food and service were excellent and great value for money. Unfortunately after our delicious - and large - main course we could only manage an ice cream for dessert. Thank you for arranging a shuttle back to our accommodation.

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Visited On Friday, 06 September 2019

I ordered lobster but unfortunately they told me it wasn’t good enough to be served. Prawns was the alternative suggestion which I had and enjoyed. We booked a table a little too early so it was a bit quiet. Staff were very friendly and attentive.

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Visited On Monday, 02 September 2019

Excellent service , incredibly well oiled smooth running team. Very friendly and knowledgeable waiter.

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Visited On Tuesday, 03 September 2019

Schön gelegenes Restaurant, leider völlig überlaufen und entsprechend laut. Diverse lärmende Reisegruppen, eine Heerschar von Kellnern, die aufmerksam und schnell sind, das Essen ist gut, aber nicht Spitzenklasse. Bei dem Lärmpegel ist eine Unterhaltung kaum möglich.

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Visited On Tuesday, 03 September 2019

Very well presented from table alocation all through to the menu . We were well looked after and all happy and will let others know and definitely come back for more.

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Visited On Monday, 02 September 2019

We had a wonderful everything... Thank you ;-)

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Visited On Sunday, 01 September 2019

very nice restaurant, very kind staff and excellent dinner.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 September 2019

Hatten einen sehr schönen Abend.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 September 2019

Many thanks to the waiter Simson.

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Visited On Saturday, 31 August 2019

Gutes Essen aber Für Namibia zu Teuer

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Visited On Friday, 09 August 2019

Great location, great food and great service. Maybe a bit noisy, but it didn't alter our dining experience.

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Posizione ottima, atmosfera, cibo buono, ottimo rapporto qualità/prezzo.

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Visited On Thursday, 29 August 2019

Great setting and great desserts

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Visited On Friday, 23 August 2019

Very nice Restaurant, perfect atmosphere

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Visited On Tuesday, 27 August 2019

We had a fantastic evening.

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Visited On Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Very nice location, good food and helpful staff

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Visited On Monday, 19 August 2019

great dinner, very good food and adequate services. Recommended.

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Visited On Thursday, 22 August 2019

prfect tabel, perfect dinner, perfect service - family pfleger

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Visited On Monday, 19 August 2019

Great food and service, plus we love listening to the a cappella group sing as we ate and watched the sun set.

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Visited On Monday, 19 August 2019

Please avoid too quick service. Let people join the dinner instead of trying to sell the table several times per evening. It should not become a fast food restaurant! For the rest we enjoyed the dinner at this special place!

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Visited On Friday, 16 August 2019

Repas délicieux dans un cadre agréable et original

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Visited On Sunday, 28 July 2019

Es war sehr gut und ein schöner Abend. Vielen Dank

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Visited On Friday, 16 August 2019

Ristorante molto turistico, qualità scadente, cibi non sempre freschi, molta confusione, prezzo altissimo per lo standard della Namibia e per la qualità dei prodotti proposta

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