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Billy the B.U.M.S.

) #382 of 517 Restaurants in Durban $$ - $$$ Bar, Pub
Windermere Road, Durban, South Africa
+27 31 303 1988
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
21 Apr 2017
“Come with a ransom.”
5 Dec 2016
“None of the dinks that we ordered from the menu were available.”
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Windermere Road, Durban, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Bouncers are grotesque. You can get in no problen if you come with some extra money for their pockets. Club is good however. I've spent a lot of money here with my friend however will never again.

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Popped in here one afternoon for a beer and some wine. Neither the IPA or the wine we picked from the menu were available , so we went to Spiga instead just across and down the road.

Thank Iain T
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Our lunch here turned out a disaster. This outfit was always a pleasure to visit and delivered great service and great food with a great atmosphere. This time around the chef wasn't in the food was bad and service bad. Won't be going back.

Thank Glyn G
Reviewed 3 January 2016

This establishment is about the worst I have ever experienced. Before we sat down, I asked the waitress if there vegetarian meals available. She said yes. I found nothing on the menu that was at all appealing. I asked if she could make a cheese...More

Thank elizabethw648
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Lovely to go meet up with some friends and have some delicious cocktails ! They have a nice variety of cocktails on offer :)

Thank Kimberly130
Reviewed 13 September 2015

its a nice cocktail and evening out bar . nice music and friendly staff . a lot of young folks so it a good place to meet people

Thank kingsrest
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Though basically a drinking hole, Billy’s used to be a pleasant-enough local to drop by for a beer and not-so-bad pub grub—especially on a Monday night for the beer and burger special. It’s recently under new management, with the new owners (we were told) determined...More

1  Thank NautieZA
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

I had supper once at Billy the Bums about a month ago. Some people seemed no rave about the place but I was not that impressed. It was quite quiet when we were there but service still took a while. We had burgers. The food...More

Thank Melchior123
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Visited a couple of times for a quick snack. Couldn't fault the staff, they found us a table even on a very busy Friday night and looked after us from start to finish.

1  Thank Stokered
Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

Just as expected. Fun menu, nice food - even if their definition of crispy onion rings is my definition of burnt - bubbly, friendly, young staff. Good evening. Good value.

1  Thank Jenny F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Windermere Road, Durban, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 303 1988
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