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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Café
“Good food and vibe. Vegetarian and vegan options. Open for breakfast and lunch.”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“Beautiful located in a courtyard in the heart of Essenwood. Amazing and healthy breakfast and lunches.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
“Delicious pub-grub & afternoon drinks with a fun and trendy atmosphere in Durban's famed Florida Road.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Great spot for a drink before dinner at Cafe 1999. Nothing fancy but always a great vibe and friendly people.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
“Cool viby place with local live music and comedy shows check out the website for events.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The most delicious ribs and steak. The best baked potatoe in Durban. If you want a spoil this is the spot - i have never been disappointed. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“more contemporary dining, a great place for a date or fancy night out. they have a nice wine selection and great food.”
  • 8 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“The best fine dining in Durban (perhaps a close second in KZN) makes 9th avenue amazing - the food is supreme and the vibe is relaxed ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
“A special treat dinner, amazing food that the Durban locals keep going back for!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
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“Our local favourite for its delicious food and fantastic personal service. It's also budget-friendly.”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“The famous “Bunny Chow” is a meal which is exclusively Durban. This local favorite is a delicious curry which is traditionally eaten with your hands. House of Curries is known for its variety of delicious curries native to the area. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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  • 4 locals recommend
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“Exceptional South Indian food & exceptional service. Possibly my favourite restaurant in Durban. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Restaurants and shopping. Boat rides out to sea and around the harbour leave from here.”
  • 5 locals recommend
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“Absolutely the best falafel I have ever found anywhere in the world. The food is delicious and the owners are such amazing people. ”
  • 6 locals recommend