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37 North Beach Road | Westbrook, Tongaat, Westbrook Beach 4399, South Africa
+27 32 943 3558
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12:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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Melbourne, Australia
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92 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Our group of five adults met here for lunch. One drives or walks up the rather steep driveway and finds a lovely view of the beach which one enjoys while dining. The service was flawless and friendly, our meals were superb (prawn curry for me) and the wine list completely adequate. While the view is priceless, the cost of the... More 

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Thank duncanmacster
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Arrived early to enjoy the early evening. Accompanied by our 4 year old - they served her quickly and she loved her grilled fish and chips. As usual I had the duck, my husband had the Balti chicken and our guests both had spicy pasta! All of us loved our meals and service was excellent. Well worth the drive for... More 

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Thank Judylovesholidays
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This is our favorite local restaurant. The food is superb and the setting unbeatable. The rack of lamb is highly recommended

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Thank Duncan A
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94 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

If you get Slee to look after your table I will put money on you enjoying the outing! The menu and wine list is full of interesting option - feels like off the beaten track but it us easily reachable from Umhlanga and Ballito...but away from the crowds! Recommended!

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Thank GertdeBeer
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had great food as usual excellent service and a very friendly owner. But our evening was spoilt BY a SMALL STARVING KITTEN begging for food and water we asked the staff why the cat was not given food and water' They said owner Russell Will not allow the cat food or water We could see that the staff where embarrassed... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Food is always excellent but can be rather rich. Avo and grilled calamari starter a winner. Prawn curry good but with only 6 queen prawns expensive at R146. Fishermans bake tasty but too much cream in the sauce.

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Thank Mike M
Ballito, South Africa
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is my favorite restaurant on the North Coast. It is a must book beautiful view, lovely colonial interior, excellent service, amazing staff with Russel always going out of his way to make you feel welcome and to enjoy the delicious food from a small menu.

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Thank Tebra
Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

found this restaurant by searching for 5 star restaurants in ballito area. this looked promising so gave it a try. nice ambiance and cheerful staff. good range of meals to suit most tastes. good service. only black mark was the price of dishes (high). Good clean toilets.

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Thank Ian H
Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

This restaurant never fails to impress. We had another great meal with exceptionally creative dishes. The service was friendly and attentive, even a new trainee waiter was incredibly helpful and charming. The hosts Linda and Russel are very hands on and show a huge amount of passion for their business and making all of their customers happy.

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Thank Brad G
Durban, South Africa
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Was there on Women's Day 9/8/2016 - the service was horrific. They were under staffed and no manager on site. Worst experience ever. They did not even apologize and we were not the only table that was unhappy. every one just about had enough that day.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 North Beach Road | Westbrook, Tongaat, Westbrook Beach 4399, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Westbrook Beach
  • Phone Number: +27 32 943 3558

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?