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Neo Cafe

37 Sol Harris Crescent | North Beach, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 332 2299
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“calamari” (19 reviews)
“prego” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Portuguese, European
$$ - $$$
37 Sol Harris Crescent | North Beach, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Neo Cafe is the undisputed world champ when it comes to peri peri chicken. Sublime! Well done to all the friendly staff there. Liesl and her team set a very high standard. Amazing!

Thank Pj398
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Last visited Neo Cafe some years ago. Still the same casual and unpretentious place. Service was friendly and efficient but not "in your face". Food is cooked from scratch so entails a bit of a wait. The folk who hadn't been before raved over the...More

Thank Morton d
Reviewed 11 November 2017

What a little gem of a restaurant! The exterior and interior is a little dated and could do with a little spruce up but it does not deter a regular from the delicious food they prepare. The prawns peri peri was delicious and all of...More

Thank Candice21
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I love going here. I ofter take new people to the city here as the place is quirky and the food is always great. I love the value for money and the crowd can have the same faces. got a family feeling vibe.

Thank Ludwig K
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Dinner with the prospective in-laws was never going to be a dignified meal! We are all foodies and love Portuguese food. Neo's did not disappoint us. They specialise in Mozambique style Portuguese food. Good prawns - excellent chicken - ok prego and excellent "bifestek" Portuguese...More

Thank Markusmsb
Reviewed 14 August 2017

A good Value restaurant! delicious prawns, calamari & peri peri chicken. Good attentive service & reasonably priced

Thank clairox
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Was there last Sat. night with my family for an early father's day dinner. I have been there a few times before and always satisfied with my food. We all ordered the combo Prawns and Calamari and it was excellent. The restraunt was quite busy...More

Thank mervyn l
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Neo Café being close to our home in Durban North is often a drop in for good Portuguese cuisine. The place bustles in the evening and the dining area although a bit crowed is a hive of activity. The Peri Peri Chicken is great with...More

Thank russella985
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Never disappoints. Peri peri chicken is a must together with squid heads as a starter. Casual relaxed atmosphere.

Thank markballadon
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the outlet in Durban North Chicken crispy but lovely and tender. The home made potato chips was crispy and very tasty. Great service and friendly staff.

Thank Mark T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Sol Harris Crescent | North Beach, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 332 2299
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