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Shop 1, Captains Walk | Tuzu Gazi Waterfront, Richards Bay 3900, South Africa
+27 35 788 0493
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good24%
  • Average38%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, International, Pub
$$ - $$$
Shop 1, Captains Walk | Tuzu Gazi Waterfront, Richards Bay 3900, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family visited Dros as I was on holiday from UK. We had 2 small children and said we would sit in play area as not to upset diners. We asked 3 times for menu. The third time we spoke to manager who apologized and...More

Thank shirleybristow_12
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was busy so the service was understandably slow. The food however was poor. I had the hake which was stiff and hard.

Thank rajan p
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Restaurant is situated on the edge of the harbour. You sit and watch the sailboats floating in the sunset. The food and service was also fantastic. My eisbein was cooked to perfection.

Thank stefand171
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Food is okay. Though a tad bit pricey. Service was slow on the day. But it’s otherwise a laid back and romantic place.

Thank terryshava
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Exactly what you would expect from the dros, nice bar area with a jukebox and the locals seem to love it. Good vibe.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This was the best steak I've eaten in a long time. My food was cooked to perfection. Service was great and place are clean. They have a nice menu to choose from. Well done to Management and staff for keeping a high standard.

Thank andries_steyn
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the Saturday buffet breakfast, good value for money. Even though it was packed, we were quickly seated and attended to. The TV was a bit loud though.

1  Thank knmacingwane
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Could be a lovely venue overlooking the waterfront but the noise levels from the bar from very young people and staff shouting make it unpleasant. Food is average.

Thank deetrollip
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We spent lunch time at Dros and it was really refreshing. The service was great and fast and the food was fresh and really tasty!

Thank Landi R
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We went here for a good steak and all three of us decided to have ribs. The meals arrived and mine was quite a bit smaller than the other two. I called the manager and she quickly decided to resolve the issue and brought me...More

Thank Jacques S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, International, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1, Captains Walk | Tuzu Gazi Waterfront, Richards Bay 3900, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Richards Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 35 788 0493
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