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2 Ncondo Place | CNR Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road, off Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
+27 31 566 3547
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Pretoria, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Dear Desly (Manageress on duty, 12 January 2017 @ 21:00) Your "quick, brush it off" attitude stinks. Your menu states that you serve baked cheese cake. However, after a piece of tasteless fridges cheese cake landed on my table & questioned the waitress, your response was "We never served baked cheese cake! ". Update your menu!!!! This was my fifth... More 

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Thank R M
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

For the restaurant to be at capacity and still provide fantastic food and perfect service; Butcher Block has proven that they have the capabilities of always providing great service. The food as amazing, perfectly cooked, well seasoned and the portion was nothing short of ideal. I highly recommend the blue cheese snails! Thanks for the good time.

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Thank Tamish B
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

My group of 31 had lunch, great service and food, the staff went the extra mile was almost flawless last 4 guests had a short wait but all turned out good in the end. Food is good can handle from big to small, most of my group having dinner here tonight which is a good sign worth a try

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Thank Stephen M
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We had to grab a quick takeout as we were rushed for time. The staff assisted us in a quick and efficient manner. We enjoyed the meals we ordered.

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Thank T J
Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here with the family. The restaurant is beautifully decorated and has a great ambience. The staff was friendly and the service was quick. The meal offering appealed to both young and old alike and it tasted simply delicious. It may not be the cheapest option but it is well worth it if you want to treat yourself.

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Thank Sane G
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We had heard good things about this restaurant. We found it to be overrated. Food quality is poor, portions are small, their "flatties" are probably local mynahs because it sure didn't taste like chicken! But you still pay for chicken...The service is even worse. Priority is given to closing long before the advertised closing time so ordered items are conveniently... More 

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Thank Sanjeev S
Durban, South Africa
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

This restaurant has become one of our regulars for lunches and suppers. A regular stop because it was good food combined with great value. However, lunch today has meant we will rethink going back and while we realize it is a busy time with Christmas Parties we were disappointed from various perspectives. The menu had been changed and was not... More 

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Thank Nichewiche
Durban, South Africa
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Loved the setting, the decor was on trend. The service was also great. The food was well presented, cooked perfectly. Great wine selection, overall an excellent experience. Quality quaint quality!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Food was delicious. Nicely situated overlooking the sea. Very cosy atmosphere. Ensure you make reservations to avoid disappointment.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Had the pleasure of dining here on my trip to Durban. Great ambience, sit outside if you can, Friendly efficient staff. Good quality food, prepared with pride, tantalising the tastebuds. Will definitely be back!

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Thank Adarsh S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ncondo Place | CNR Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road, off Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 566 3547

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