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Bite Your Tongue

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62B Astra Centre, Broadway | Kensington Rd, Durban, South Africa
+27 31 563 4419
10:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Mon 10:30 - 21:30
Tue 10:30 - 22:00
Wed 10:30 - 21:30
Thu 10:30 - 22:00
Fri 10:30 - 21:30
Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Durban, South Africa
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The atmosphere, service and food excellent. Thursday night and the place was buzzing. Although the restaurant was so busy the service and food was excellent. We will definitely be back.

Thank Lerina
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

After eating pathetic sushi at another restaurant in the Umhlanga area (note the poor review) we left that restaurant and made a beeline to Bite Your Tongue and was not disappointed. We have been regulars there for about 10 years and consistency is proof that I will not waste my time going ANYWHERE else for sushi!! Great work guys and... More 

Thank Tamish B
Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I have eaten prawn fried rice all over the world including Thailand. Chef Bheki at Bite Your Tongue consistently makes the best prawn fried rice we have ever had.

Thank WayneWEvans
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We went to "bite your tongue" for Sweet and sour pork, to to take away for our office staff. We ordered 4 portions, 2 with rice, 2 with noodles. All four portions were bland, had no flavour. We won't go back in a hurry.

Thank crabattack
Durban, South Africa
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Chinese Sushi - nicely prepared in front of you by the resident chefs - excellent value on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (50% discount) - great selection from the carousel or from the menu card. My wife and I have a Tuesday lunchtime rendevous

Thank travelworndbn
Durban, South Africa
Level Contributor
161 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

A compact, no frills asian / shushi restaurant with a large choice on the menu and attentive service. Well worth a visit.

Thank AngelaBax
Durban, South Africa
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We chose Bite Your Tounge based on the below reviews. Unfortunately we were terribly disappointed. Our sushi arrived fairly quickly after our order, however it was tasteless. The Wasabi was bland and looked like it was leftover by the previous customers. Our spring rolls were definitely old and smelled so bad we didn't even dare taste it. All in all... More 

Thank Kamesh P
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Its casual and has a home like feeling. The sushi and meals are abaolutely divine. Favourites are the tokyo rolls, prawn towers, tempura hand roll and the meals lamb teriyaki with egg fried rice! No other sushi compared. A bit pricy which limits ordering but enjoyed it.

Thank AmyVickesh
South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

I am a lover of sushi so I go to bite your tongue . and the 2 people who I really need to thank is susan zhang and leo zhang . there are the owners of the shop . they are very friendly .and on a busy day this is what it looks like but this is only half of... More 

Thank Leo Z
Durban, South Africa
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120 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

I have been buying sushi from Bite your tongue for years now. I have built up a friendship with the staff because of my frequent visits. Good sushi at half the price. I usually have , Salmon Roses, Salmon sashimi, avo and prawn salad, tuna salad, tokyo rolls and cucumber rolls.

Thank 1st_Zulu_Safaris_SA

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62B Astra Centre, Broadway | Kensington Rd, Durban, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 563 4419

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?