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9th Avenue Bistro

Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
(+27+31) 312 9134
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (24 reviews)
“duck” (42 reviews)
“orzo” (10 reviews)
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French, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good menu, and good food, and always a safe bet. The menu has some specials that are excellent and best of all - good parking!

Thank Violetvz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are avid lovers of this drastically undersold Restaurant - 9th Avenue is world class and the tasting menu with pairings is just one of the best things you’ll ever experience in your life!

Thank Meredith H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I decided that this was the best place for a girlie dinner and we were right. The food was excellent. The service was quick and professional. The venue, hip and happening. A little bit noisy but we were stil able to hear...More

Thank sandym988
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and service it is always a special evening out with friends or just as a date night. We will be back soon.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing as always. Love the cosy atmosphere. A perfect spot for a romantic special dinner.

Thank Kersin-Desiree G
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

A really lovely dinner at one of our favourite restaurants! The menu would do credit to Master Chef, and it has the best selection of deserts I have been offered for a long time anywhere ! And crowned by excellent, friendly and interested service by...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

As usual all our meals were absolutely delicious and up to the standard we have become accustomed. They were superbly presented and a great evening was had by all!

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, excellent service. This restaurant is a bit pricey, so save it for a special occasion, however the food is outstanding, with flavour combinations that delight your taste buds. It is a must for any foodie! I've eaten here many times and have never...More

Thank Vedna B
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Never disappoints - always great quality food. Had an amazing dinner for our wedding anniversary. Must try

Thank Gavin M
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

A venue definitely worth a visit. This is a small intimate venue with gourmet cuisine. We had a wonderful 3 course meal with excellent bubbly. The service was very impressive. The menu is not huge but diverse enough to satisfy most preferences and palates. It...More

Thank Satish B
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Jade A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: (+27+31) 312 9134
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