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Bush Tavern

) #4 of 8 Restaurants in Umdloti $$ - $$$ ,
1 South Beach Road | Umdloti Beach, Umdloti 4319, South Africa
+27 31 568 1266
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bunny chow” (5 reviews)
“lamb curry” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1 South Beach Road | Umdloti Beach, Umdloti 4319, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

great place to hang out with friend and enjoy the live music that isnt to overwhelming. pizza was good, calamari and burger were good. really can not fault the place

Thank RiSan03
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice venue upstairs above the garage at the Umdloti Circle – when we were there it was a calm warm day and we sat on the deck with great views - mostly pub style good quality comfort grub – I had a homemade delish Steak...More

Thank GDay1044
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Every time we come in to town this is the first and last place we dine at! Best bunny chow hands down, awesome views of the ocean, friendly staff and live music. Highly recommend!!

Thank ejenkins
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Last hours in Durban I decided to Uber to this side of the neighbourhood! The sea views and delicious food made my evening. It's a bar though with happy men watching soccer on the telly. Not a bad place. It has great views and is...More

Thank Racerchicklet
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a regular Friday Lunchtime venue for us, We have been going to the Bush Tavern since inception many years ago..The Fish and Chips are fantastic, the Bar has just about every drink you can think of and the staff are always friendly...not to...More

Thank Ron2324
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Standard and atmosphere still the same after many years - including waiters. Ideal spot for a couple of beers. Food is good value for money and surely a spot to be recommended when compared to the other venues.

Thank CMJGoose
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Staff great, approachable, accommodating and friendly. Food always good, I love there ribs but don't go by the lamb curry.

Thank russellrowantree
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The location of this restaurant is hard to beat and there is nothing better than having lunch and a couple beers here on a hot day. The wine list is above average and includes a nice variety. There are also a good few choices of...More

Thank danesalmon100
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We were pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere of this restaurant. Good quality for money. Gently staff. Nothing to complain about in this super location at the sea front.

Thank Arjo R
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Great food, from the curries to pub grub Friendly service, sea view Friday live music is always a treat

Thank liemaree
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 South Beach Road | Umdloti Beach, Umdloti 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umdloti
  • Phone Number: +27 31 568 1266
  • E-mail
Rob and Steve Connor (Owners)Telephone +27 (0)31 568 1266 and Fax +27 (0)31 568 1266
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