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Sea Belle Restaurant

62 South Beach Road, La Mercy 4399, South Africa
+27 32 941 5551
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible31%
Travellers talk about
“mutton curry” (4 reviews)
“indian food” (2 reviews)
“dance floor” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
62 South Beach Road, La Mercy 4399, South Africa
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Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Previously visited this place decades ago and was surprised that nothing has changed since then. Same decor and same old premises. Food was OK and nothing to shout about. Highly unlikely that will visit again.

3  Thank Shmsy
Reviewed 8 June 2015

For years, the Belle was a household name for superb sea food. Particularly the ycurries were famous, and it was well deserved. It was a place of plastic table cloths and minimal and cheap decor, if that is what you'd call it, it still is....More

1  Thank philippe v
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

My family and I visited Sea belle restaurant during a recent vacation to Ballito. We have been there before and although the decor and set up of the place was poor, the food and service never lets us down. On this occasion however the food...More

2  Thank Anil G
Reviewed 10 April 2015

We were told that this resturant serves the best prawn curry in town! I am not too sure if waiting for over 1.5 hours justifies the meal we ate. Service was shocking - not enough plates or glasses (we were told the resturant was extremely...More

2  Thank AshikaDheda
Reviewed 7 April 2015

Before I divulge my experience of this restaurant - note that my review is based on three parts: Service, Ambiance and Food. Though the food is good - I would not rate the other 2 aspects nearly as favorably. We had made a booking for...More

3  Thank Deepesh G
Reviewed 24 March 2015

My fiancée and I where down in Durban ,on a business trip,we decided to check this place out after so many people recommended it,The place as many reviews have commented is of the old school era ,which is not a problem ,what we do have...More

1  Thank Moonoveraquarius
Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

A week ago someone suggested that the prawns bunny chow was to die for. They were so right but in the wrong way. I'm just sorry I never read the reviews below before taking my family there today to waste R 159.00 for two small...More

3  Thank Andrew_Durban460
Reviewed 27 January 2015

I walked in to place a take away order, the place was filthy and the waiters did not seem to be interested in attending to me the place was not very busy either, I placed my order at the bar and waited about I hour...More

2  Thank 171dissapointed
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Excellent curries. Briyani recommended. Be careful to order the hot option if you have a sensitive pallet. Decor id very dated.

1  Thank Rijan K
Reviewed 8 January 2015

What an awful entrance! Could do more about the ambience. absolutely no attention to detail. Food is not up to standard!

2  Thank UTHICA
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4 July 2015|
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Response from UTHICA | Reviewed this property |
I think that people visit the restaurant because of all the hype. I personally feel that the standards have not been maintained - even the venue is such an eyesore. i would rather go to "beach bums" which is down the road
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 South Beach Road, La Mercy 4399, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  La Mercy
  • Phone Number: +27 32 941 5551
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