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Makaranga

1 A Igwababa Road | Durban, Kloof 3610, South Africa
+27 31 764 6616
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (44 reviews)
“pizza” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 A Igwababa Road | Durban, Kloof 3610, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed overnight for business on the 22/06/2017 and had dinner at the restaurant. The room was wonderful and comfortable. The service at the restaurant was quite good and my meal was lovely. The staff is very friendly.

Thank zimasam2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant with family while in South Africa . The food was of a very high standard with many options . Staff service was average . The highlight was the walk through gardens . Inspite of it being winter the gardens looked beautiful ....More

Thank Lyn N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beautiful , serene, vast and luscious and gorgeous landscapes. Yes i refer to Makaranga Gardens. This left me in absolute awe. All the different types of gardens and way too many plants to mention. A breath taking walk around these cemented path ways is...More

Thank sharonn198
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in an Executive Room. The room was truly comfortable and lovely. The most comfortable large bed I have ever slept in. It was clean and neat. They offer very decent coffee in the rooms and a friendly turn down service. The restaurant food...More

Thank Benita P
Reviewed 14 May 2017

After booking what should have been a great Mother's Day picnic in the Makaranga Gardens, we soon realized that the weather this weekend was going to be terrible. We then tried to cancel and this was where the problems started!! After being forced to pay...More

1  Thank Seacamera
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I eat here after visiting the gardens. The staff were great and friendly. Our food was enjoyable.

Thank Khudo12
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We recently had breakfast here with family and friends , the service was excellent and the omelettes were delicious.

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This restaurant is amazing ,food takes a while , but I guess it's worth it , the food and service are superb, prices are also very reasonable.

Thank bernardtim0thym
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The restaurant at Makaranga Gardens provides good food at decent prices. The service is friendly and prompt, but the real selling point is the view. The Gardens are beautiful and very kid friendly. For a family, call ahead and reserve a table outside. There's an...More

Thank sbgate
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

on the 29/4/17 we had lunch at this amazing and beautiful establishment. It boasts a wide variety of Zimbabwean plants. It also has a botanic gardens scenery. The place is well secured. The food was great. Both meals were awesome. We had a brief chat...More

Thank Sibs18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 A Igwababa Road | Durban, Kloof 3610, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Kloof
  • Phone Number: +27 31 764 6616
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