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Things to do in Ballito

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Centre
“the Zimbali Suites are situated within short driving distance from the Ballito Junction Regional Mall. Here you will find the following. the movies.new metro good eating places do your shopping best coffee shops ”
  • 60 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“The original Mozambique inspired restaurant. Great for some R&Rs and Afro-Porto inspired food. Our top pick: grilled chicken with jasmine coconut rice”
  • 56 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“By far the best fine dining experience in Ballito, and a pool bar that holds a great vibe on most days.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Store
“Tranquil coffee shop set inside an indigenous coastal forest. Great for a morning with the kids (nature walk and play area) Our top pick: Any of their delicious cheese cakes ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“If you want a drink by the sea, this is our local go to spot. Late arvo, with the smell of the ocean and a Black Label draught. Not the best food, so i don't recommend more than a snack basket.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Situated on Ballito beach front this restaurant offers excellent Italian cuisine. Try them for lunch or a romantic dinner.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Night Club
“If your looking for late night entertainment, a pool table, and good drinks. You'll have to drive/uber here”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“Watch the dolphins with magnificent Sea Views complimented with decent food. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Greek restaurant with great views of the beachfront. Perfect for sun downers and tapas after a stroll along the beach.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
“You will not regret eating here. The food is delicious, the servings generous and it's affordable.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
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“The perfect place to stop for a coffee and Pastéis de Nata after a relaxing walk along the beachfront.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Laid back family restaurant ... if the food is not your thing then at least go for the view!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Beach
“Ballito has amzing Beaches and tidal pools for kids. Also home to the word class annual Ballito Pro Surfing Competition.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Night Club
“Crush Night Club,is an upmarket nightclub, which operates throughout the year to accommodate locals and visitors in Ballito.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Beautiful Italian Restaurant perched above Salmon Bay, offers phenomenal ocean views and the very best Italian cuisine.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Car Rental
  • 4 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Pizza Place
“The original Mozambique inspired restaurant. Great for some R&Rs and Afro-Porto inspired food. Our top pick: grilled chicken with jasmine coconut rice”
  • 56 locals recommend
Steakhouse
“By far the best fine dining experience in Ballito, and a pool bar that holds a great vibe on most days.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Store
“Tranquil coffee shop set inside an indigenous coastal forest. Great for a morning with the kids (nature walk and play area) Our top pick: Any of their delicious cheese cakes ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you want a drink by the sea, this is our local go to spot. Late arvo, with the smell of the ocean and a Black Label draught. Not the best food, so i don't recommend more than a snack basket.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Situated on Ballito beach front this restaurant offers excellent Italian cuisine. Try them for lunch or a romantic dinner.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
“Watch the dolphins with magnificent Sea Views complimented with decent food. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
“You will not regret eating here. The food is delicious, the servings generous and it's affordable.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Greek restaurant with great views of the beachfront. Perfect for sun downers and tapas after a stroll along the beach.”
  • 17 locals recommend

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