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Vasco's Restaurant

12 - 14 Walnut Road | Hilton Durban, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 336 8100
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pasta station” (3 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Indian, African, International, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
12 - 14 Walnut Road | Hilton Durban, Durban 4001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

The salads were of an average standard. 3 curries had the same gravy. The vegetarian curry was a green beans curry and nothing else. No protein, no substance to this curry.The meal lacked any wholesomeness for vegetarians. Waitresses were not unpleasant, but neither were they...More

Thank amisha s
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback regarding your recent visit to Vasco's Restaurant. It is disappointing to hear that you were not satisfied with your experience with us. Please accept our sincerest apologies for the quality of foods...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

On arriving at the front desk in the restaurant, the matre 'd escorted us to a table and advised our waiter of our names. Our waiter 'Tiny' immediately welcomed us and made us feel at ease. The breakfast was well laid out and there was...More

Thank weetwoodLeeds
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to review Vasco's Restaurant at the Hilton Durban. We appreciate and value all of our guest's feedback and I'm pleased to know you had a truly memorable experience. Thanks again for sharing your feedback and we...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

I received great service and the food was excellent. The food was well prepared and fresh. There was a large variety of food. It is located inside of the Hilton Durban which has devoted a whole floor for this incredible restaurant. Prawns, calamari and lobster...More

Thank Jacqueline W
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for the wonderful feedback. We are happy to know that you had such an incredible experience and received great service. We hope you will return to visit us soon! Yours sincerely Markus Fritz

Reviewed 19 September 2017

The food and service at Vasco's is always amazing. I am a fan of the buffet selection and every time I come for dinner there are new and very tasty dishes. The staff are always friendly and helpful.More

Thank Cameron T
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for your kind words about your recent visit to Vasco's Restaurant at Hilton Durban. It’s a delight to hear that you had another amazing experience and enjoyed our tasty dishes and friendly staff. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

And stay at the Hilton, i prefer Vasco's over Ernie Els. Very nice buffet well prepared lot's of choice for a good price. If you go to a buffet go early , just after opening then most of the warm food is still fresh. They...More

Thank Rob S
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Dear Valued Guest Thank you very much for staying at the Hilton Durban and taking a moment to share feedback on your stay with us and your visit to our Big Easy and Vasco's Restaurants I am delighted to see you thoroughly enjoyed your Vasco's...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We were going to a show at the ICC - so Vascos was an easy choice. Coincidentally- the friends who were with us had dined there the previous evening and they had mentioned the Trotters curry being awesome - and that the buffet was good...More

Thank Vanessa N
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for reviewing your visit to Hilton Durban's Vasco's Restaurant. Our sincere apologies for the quality of food you experienced and some of our services. This is definitely not the way we would like our Guests to experience our Hilton hospitality....More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

U visited Vascos in Hilton Durban for an anniversary dinner, they had Seafood OFF THE HOOK that evening and it was absolutely amazing, Absolutely love the decor it feels so homely and comfy and relaxing, was blown away with the live station of chefs preparing...More

Thank shalaina30
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for your amazing 5* rating and fantastic review following your visit to Hilton Durban's Vasco's Restaurant Friday Night Off the Hook Seafood Night. I am delighted that we have exceeded your expectations and I have shared your comments with all...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Recently been to the Seafood Buffet on a Friday at Vasco's and i have to admit, i was completely blown away by the food! A variety of delicious meals, live cooking stations, beautiful setting and not forgetting amazing company! will definitely be back to try...More

Thank FaRa H
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for choosing Hilton Durban's Vasco's Restaurant. Great to read that you enjoyed your dinner with us and thank you for your fantastic feedback. I will be sure to share your kind words with the entire team. I hope to have...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We just had supper here tonight and we were not disappointed. We originally came as I was wanting some Indian food downtown and we saw this on TripAdvisor. The selection of Indian dishes was limited but the ones they had were absolutely delicious. We had...More

Thank sjaf_xo
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to submit an amazing five star review regarding your recent visit to Vasco's Restaurant! It sounds as if you we're able to take advantage of the many different dishes and experience first class service! We appreciate...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

Had dinner on a Friday evening and the restaurant was busy and crowded. Lovely decor and staff friendly with quick efficient service. I just found the restaurant too crowded and busy especially standing in line to dish for buffer. But it is buffet so waiting...More

Thank Wendy S
MarkusMFritz, General Manager at Vasco's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review of your recent visit to Vasco's Restaurant at the Hilton Durban for our Off the Hook Seafood night. On behalf of the entire team, we are so pleased that you...More

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uphconnoisseur
7 October 2017|
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Response from MarkusMFritz | Property representative |
Hi there, unfortunately we do not have a Halaal kitchen nor certified. We do offer our in-house guests a Halaal Certified menu that we can order into the hotel with at least 24 hours notice - additional charges apply.
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loudlyphili
26 June 2017|
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Response from MarkusMFritz | Property representative |
Breakfast Buffet is R195 pp and is opens Monday to Friday from 06:30am - 10:30am and Saturday, Sunday & Public holidays from 07:00am - 11:00 International Dinner Buffets Sunday to Thursday is R 310 pp and opens Monday to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Monday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 - 14 Walnut Road | Hilton Durban, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 336 8100
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hilton Durban
Description
Hilton Durban is a well-established brand with a reputation for upmarket accommodation and entertainment. In keeping with the brands presence, Vasco’s is a new restaurant with a look, feel and menu that is uniquely Durban. Vasco’s buffet restaurant with an a la carte and kids menu available, makes you feel at home, in the comfort of an African influenced ambiance.
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