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Alba Easy Lounge Durban

) #523 of 616 Restaurants in Pretoria $$ - $$$ , Fast food,
La Mercy | Opposite Gate A12,Domestic Departures, King Shaka International Airport, Pretoria 4405, South Africa
+27 32 436 0044
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  • Very good15%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible50%
4 weeks ago
“wait and hope....”
3 weeks ago
“Ghastly ghastly ghastly ”
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Bar, Fast food, Grill, Pub
$$ - $$$
La Mercy | Opposite Gate A12,Domestic Departures, King Shaka International Airport, Pretoria 4405, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easily the ghastliest place I have ever eaten at...ever. Was it the packet chips in the vaguely bechamel sauce with a hint of margarine, and most likely out of a can, or was it the box wine by the glass. Honestly buy a bottle of...More

Thank Donnie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are not in a hurry and have at least half an hour before your order is taken - and delivered, go there. I had that much time before I had to board and it took 25 minutes before I could start with my...More

Thank Horst S
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Ordered a few of the tapas items and really regretted it. Meatballs - overcooked and like bullets, chorizo was no kind of Chorizo I have ever seen or tasted at all and smothered in a BBQ sauce - chicken livers were mediocre considering that you...More

Thank Rhys O
CapeTownMichelle, Guest Relations Manager at Alba Easy Lounge Durban, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi Rhys, we apologise for your negative experience. Please can you send us your contact details so that the general manager can be in touch? Please be assured that we take customer feedback very seriously.

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Was leaving Durban on a very late flight and decided to use Alba's smoking lounge before my flight, I did'nt realise the time and had rush to my boarding gate subsequently forgetting one of my bags in the smoking lounge. The bag contained money and...More

Thank Eusuf274
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We had an early morning flight and we were in "desperate need" for some early morning coffee. The Service was friendly and delightful. The coffee and food we all had was excellent. Will definitely come back here next time I'm flying through Durban Airport.

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I like Alba. The food is good. The service is good. The servings aren't particularly huge. There is a big mark up on wine. But the wifi is free. The chairs are comfortable and they don't chase you off after ...hours. If you have a...More

1  Thank kathm71
Reviewed 26 July 2016

It was my first visit to this easy lounge and I was impressed by the cleanliness and friendly service. I ordered a health breakfast and a coffee, charged my cellphone at the plug point provided and settled down reading the paper from the nearby magazine...More

2  Thank Lucrecia1511
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Atrocious service. SLOW!!!! I specifically asked how long it would take before I ordered. I burnt my fingers once before this, but never again. Please jack it up or close shop. (And no, I don't want my meal as a takeaway due to your slack...More

Thank 730rolfl
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

You have a choice of three restaurants once checked through security for domestic departures at Durban airport. Alba lounge being one. Decided to have a drink and something to eat before a flight. The Alba lounge waiter was friendly and invited us to a table...More

1  Thank coriham
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

We called for a drink whilst waiting our flieght the staff was very prompt and friendly castle lite was just what the doctor ordered and if ever in area will visit

Thank Alan D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Fast food, Grill, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Mercy | Opposite Gate A12,Domestic Departures, King Shaka International Airport, Pretoria 4405, South Africa (Formerly Rhapsody's)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 32 436 0044
  • E-mail
Easy access, close proximity to various boarding gates and Wi-Fi Hot spots are just a few reasons why playing the “waiting game” is so much more convenient at Alba Easy Lounge, King Shaka International Airport. Alba's Airport Lounge is the ideal location for both holiday and business travellers. A quick bite to eat or a glass of wine, Alba Easy Lounge brings you an experience away from home.
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