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Durban, South Africa
+27 31 368 2275
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18:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had great time in Roma restaurant,Italian food is really amazing with spectacular city view . Staff is very friendly

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Thank Ajay S
Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

a fun outing with enjoyable food . one of the few remaining revolving restaurants in the world. you get a fine changing view of Durban and the harbour as you eat your meal. sunset is a good time to go as you can have a drink on the roof before you eat and watch the lights of Durban come on.

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Thank Lyndy761
Durban, South Africa
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely setting & views of Durban 32 floors up. Food was good, service a bit pushy especially for drinks & coffee. What was very disappointing was that all the internet sites show their set menus from R185 to R210 & when we got the bill it was R300pp, we were five !! We had to ask three times for the... More 

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Thank Denniswes
Durban, South Africa
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120 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Haven't dined here for many years. Used to be a favourite especially for overseas guests & the restaurant immediately came to mind for the last evening of a family member over from the UK. She was totally blown away by the stunning views from Durban's only revolving restaurant. Prices seemed a bit steep but the generosity of the portions &... More 

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Thank TnTdurbs
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dining with a difference. Splendid views of Durban and olde world service make this a memorable experience for special occasions.

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Thank S1698WXjanetg
Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The views are fantastic and a lovely experience, but as a restaurant it is a little dissappointing. Service was slow and uncoordinated and it is pricey for what you get. As an experience though, I'm glad we went there.

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Thank pandrlander
Durban, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We went there yesterday to celebrate a friend's 50th birthday. The staff were so slow and so not interested. We were served by numerous waiter so no personal attention was given to us. We waited for an hour for meal and within that hour no one had checked on us. So disappointed with the service levels. The staff were arguing... More 

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Thank anupamasharma785
Durban, South Africa
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I am a sucker for a little glamour and this is without doubt, a little olde worlde glamour! The family went for a little Easter celebration. The restaurant wasn't too busy but was busy enough to not be weird. The four of us had starters, mains, desserts and a large number of drinks and it came to roughly R400 a... More 

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1 Thank PhilippaRoseTite
Johannesburg, South Africa
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Roma Revolving Restaurant is an institution with us on any visit to Durban. The old style highly skilled and experienced Durban Indian waiters and the excellent food combine with the unique panorama high above central Durban and its harbour to make this a very memorable experience

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Thank Lobola_Lodge2014
Johannesburg, South Africa
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57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We knew what we were letting ourselves in for based on the reviews. We did want to go to a revolving restaurant, but we had moderate expectations of the food and of the service. The views of Durban Harbour and parts of the city by night are worthwhile, but in all other respects the Roma restaurant just doesn't cut it.... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Durban, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 368 2275

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