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Hops Bar Food

14 Edward Place, Ballito 4399, South Africa
+27 32 946 2896
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (21 reviews)
“eisbein” (4 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
14 Edward Place, Ballito 4399, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh Hops - how I love you. The renovations have shined the place up beautifully which lends so much to the overall ambience of such a lively, happy place! The food was good and the service brilliant. Only the mussel pot threw us; I expected...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This pub is right in the beach so great location, food and service are good. They have tv so husband can watch the sport !!!

Thank LauB74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best part of this place is the booze and if yr lucky a view. We stopped in on a Sunday for afternoon cocktails. The live music was too loud. They had a non-smoking kids section which was okay but kids are not monitored by their...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent fish and lamb curry. Great deck, sea views and friendly waiters. A favourite for locals and vaalies.

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have previously written a poor reveiw of the " Old Hops" and so have been reticent to visit the New Hops. Well i did and i found that there has been a complete transition of the Hops and I enjoyed the experience. The service...More

Thank Garth M
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Outstanding setting, relaxed atmosphere, excellent service, delicious tasty food!! Just thought helping of Hake, calamari & veg for R128.00 could have been more generous. we had to buy our son a wrap to satisfy him.

Thank 33_Boulder_Bay
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We ate her two days ago , the service was quite efficient but not particularly friendly the mal arrived quite quickly , my wife’s grilled fish was over cooked and dry ( really should have sent it back ) my salad was good enough but...More

Thank Martin aryeh W
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Good food and friendly service. Clean bathrooms. We will definitely be back on our next Ballito visit.

Thank Michelepeach
Reviewed 14 March 2018

With their own tank beer and the immediate view on the ocean , this bar is worthwhile to visit. Super personnel and the tank beer is good , accompanied by some fries ...

Thank resqtaurant
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We visited Hops on a few occasions, and found that the quality of food is not consistent. You are either lucky and have an amazing meal or if you strike it bad, the food is not up to standard and at times poor. The view...More

1  Thank Anna-Marie V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Edward Place, Ballito 4399, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Ballito
  • Phone Number: +27 32 946 2896
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Situated on the beach in one of the best locations on the KZN North Coast, you will find a gem, Hops Ballito – Home from Home “where everyone is one of us”. Experience spectacular sunsets, whale & dolphin watching whilst sipping on your favourite beverage or savouring the great food served by friendly staff in a relaxed environment. Breakfast, lunch or dinner, you'll find locals and tourists alike at this popular venue taking in the view and the ocean breeze all year round. The casual menu includes all of your most popular pub meals prepared on order and not forgetting the all-time favourite, Eisbien. Pastas, Pizza and a variety of healthy options are available for the more health conscience customer. This most treasured watering hole is the only bar in the world that offers BOTTOMLESS draught as an option. A large variety of draught beer is on offer, most of which are served at one degree. A great selection of wines are available with no corkage being charged for wines that are not available off our wine list. For the little one’s they have their own menu and to top it all there is a secure outdoor play area to keep them entertained while mom and dad relax. Feeling lucky? Visit our private casino and let the magic begin!
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