Durban Restaurants

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Durban - browse our top choices for Restaurants during your stay.

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  • 1. 9th Avenue Waterside

    $$$$ | Victoria Embankment

    Durban desperately needed a first-rate seafood offering and this upmarket restaurant perched at the scenic harbor delivers. Think crispy fried calamari with black garlic aioli...Read More

  • 2. Jack Salmon Fish House

    $$ | Glenashley

    A short drive north of the city, the small suburb of Glenashley has an elevated position that offers diners a pleasant sea view, but this...Read More

  • 3. Mahā Café

    $ | Beachfront

    This casual cafe restaurant in the reinvigorated Point Waterfront district is great for coffee (especially if you’re averse to the crowds of uShaka Marine World) and a...Read More

  • 4. Spiga d'Oro

    $ | Morningside

    Perched at the top of the ever-popular Florida Road, Spiga is something of a Durban institution, and it certainly represents the attitude and overall feeling...Read More

  • 5. 9th Avenue Bistro

    $$$ | Morningside

    This is one of few upmarket restaurants in the city to indulge in a six-course tasting menu, though the à la carte options are plentiful,...Read More

  • 6. Barbacoa

    $$ | South American

    This is an Argentinian-styled mecca for red-meat lovers where steaks are cooked on an open charcoal fire and South American music dictates the...Read More

  • 7. Bel Punto

    $$$ | Italian

    Follow your stomach 15 minutes north of Umhlanga to Umdloti where you'll dine on Italian fare with a contemporary twist. The seafood is outstanding...Read More

  • 8. Cargo Hold

    $$$ | Beachfront

    You might need to book several weeks in advance to secure a table next to the shark tank here, but if you do it'll be...Read More

  • 9. Govinda's

    $$ | Chatsworth | Vegetarian

    This is an inexpensive yet excellent vegetarian restaurant catering to Hare Krishna devotees, who do not use onions, garlic, or mushrooms in...Read More

  • 10. Havana Grill

    $$$ | Beachfront

    Attention to detail and freshly prepared, quality food combine to make this one of Durban's finest restaurants serving steak—prepared and aged in the in-house butchery—and...Read More

  • 11. John Dory’s

    $ | Maydon Wharf

    You won't find the most exceptional seafood here, but the views, affordable price range, and menu variety more than make up for it. Order a...Read More

  • 12. Joop's Place

    $$ | Morningside | Steakhouse

    No trip to South Africa would be complete without a good traditional steak, and without a doubt, Joop's (pronounced yopes ) is the best and...Read More

  • 13. Kashmir

    $$ | Indian

    The menu features mainly North Indian dishes that are so large and filling that—take our word for it—appetizers are not needed. Standout curries...Read More

  • 14. La Spiaggia


    As close to the Indian Ocean as you can get, this restaurant overlooking the main bathing beach has outside tables that are always packed with...Read More

  • 15. Milky Lane


    Take respite from the summer sun and enjoy a cool treat at this ice-cream parlor, one of 20 or so restaurants, fast-food outlets, and coffee...Read More

  • 16. Olive & Oil


    You can't go wrong with the fantastic and well-priced Mediterranean-inspired fare here. The best way to start your meal is with a meze platter to...Read More

  • 17. Roma Revolving

    $$$ | City Centre

    In business since 1973, this slowly revolving restaurant, which takes about an hour to do one full rotation, offers what has to be the most...Read More

  • 18. Royal Coffee Shoppe

    $ | City Centre

    This is a popular, if old-school meeting place for daytime breaks and for pre- and post-theater crowds. Crystal chandeliers, etched glass, formally dressed staff, and...Read More

  • 19. VickyCristina's

    $ | Morningside | Spanish

    This L-shape restaurant opens onto a veranda overlooking the buzz of Florida Road. A red-and-black interior with ornamental silver mirrors and...Read More

  • 20. Vida e Caffè

    $ | Morningside | Café

    Right across the street from Mitchell Park you'll find perfect coffees in various forms (accompanied by a piece of Lindt chocolate), and freshly...Read More

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