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Circus Circus

Shop 308 | Musgrave Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 201 9996
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good52%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (5 reviews)
“nachos” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Shop 308 | Musgrave Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped at circus on the beach front , Enjoyed a light lunch , Would of loved to have a glass of wine but it was not allowed ! Even though it's fenced , And was glad about the no smoking rule ! Very pleasant...More

Thank Cath29
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice Café at the beach walk of Durban. The friendly staff served very good coffee. Sadly we didn't eat there but the dishes looked good. The only thing we didn't really like is the relatively loud music - it was a bit hard to...More

Thank Christoph G
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Our monthly date night so it was movies and dinner at Musgrave Centre, walking past The Sunday specials at Circus Circus caught our eyes...roast lamb for R99 but upon enquiring we were informed they were all sold out, our waiter informed us of the other...More

1  Thank Annette C
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We have recently had a lunch and supper - cannot go wrong. The quality of the food is good. salads are huge and the flavours in all meals are huge! Reliable quality and quantity and service.

1  Thank vanjays
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Met friends for lunch. Service great, food tasty. Enjoyed the Malay Veg Curry with rice and this very nice pickled carrot dish that added much to the flavors.

1  Thank SuzJim2014
Reviewed 23 June 2017

It was a cold winters day when my lovely lass and I decided to brave the storm and the odious individuals whom one would encounter on his / her way to Musgrave Centre. Once inside Circus Circus you feel a sense of calm and relaxation...More

1  Thank Geralt_Of_Rivia_X2
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The food here is simply delightful. From the pastas to the burgers, you're sure to be served a hearty meal. The place has a good buzz and is lovely to be in. Only fault is the time taken for the food to come, however, they...More

1  Thank Kashmica S
Reviewed 10 June 2017

the food and service is very good. I work across from here and I visit this restaurant pretty often and do not get tired of their meals.

Thank 007durban
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We dined here twice on two successive days. The food was uniformly very good with efficient helpful staff and prices were reasonable. A good range of foods was available. Service was somewhat slow once food was ordered, though.

Thank David L
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I loved my food....i enjoyed circus nachos with chicken as a starter which was a fairly large starter.main was spicy Portuguese penne which had a really creamy paprika hit and the dessert was truly unforgettable....a delicious choc molten volcano....absolute magic and the best i have...More

Thank Rash1275
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 308 | Musgrave Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 201 9996
  • E-mail
A part of the Durban eating culture since 1996, Circus Circus is a restaurant and cafe, offering customers a wide variety of meals: salads, steaks, seafood, pastas and curries to name a few of the choices on the menu. Or if you prefer to pop in for a cappuccino or the like, Circus Circus prides itself on catering for coffee lovers.
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