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La Bella

199 Essenwood Place, Berea, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 201 9176
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (28 reviews)
“thin base” (4 reviews)
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199 Essenwood Place, Berea, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A very well matured restaurant with a large awesome menu.Very good service from the bar which is a dying trend in society these days. Management always on the floor and friendly . will return daily if possible

Thank baldandbearded2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

My brother, sister-in-law and I went to La Bella for a meal as it is one of my favourite places in Berea to eat. And it didn't disappoint! Food is great, service is fast, prices are excellent and staff are friendly and helpful without being...More

Thank wildechilde123
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Being a U.K visitor finding a place to eat in Durban is a challenge. This appears to be in a nice neighbourhood with safe on street parking. Plenty of tables in reclaimed building material theme with Italian touches. Menu has anti pasta. Pizza and specials...More

Thank Speigal
Reviewed 8 November 2017

It is a bit more than a pizza place as the menu offers also a lot of other options, but their pizzas are so good that in 8 or 10 times at La Bella, I have always ordered a pizza. The very thin crust allows...More

Thank Marie Pierre D
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Down to the coast for a break from work and friends take me to La Bella! Awesome vibe and great people there.... Food is great, and the focaccia smells absolutely amazing but don't try order any shooters because they don't have chocolate vodka, they can't...More

Thank forever-a-nomad
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

If pizza is your thing, then you have to pop in here. Ask for Lucy - her demeanour and service is outstanding. Been here plenty of times and at all times of the day - always happening and always the same - Awesome!

Thank AntWillow
Reviewed 12 September 2017

La Bella never disappoints. From the food to the atmosphere to the live music on Fridays and Sundays. Place is awesome for both families or a couples night out. The option of the bar area or the restaurant area makes it perfect place to hang...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Wow loved this place, friendly, warm atmosphere that also flowed into the food they delivered. We tried a few different things here and all the food was great. Pizzas, burgers roasts, salads all were of the highest quality. Thank you guys

Thank RacerDarius
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The manageress on the floor was welcoming and friendly .The restaurant was half full for breakfast so i chose to be seated at the bar . service was excellent and well worth the price i paid for the drinks . will be back

Thank baldandbearded2016
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Their lunch specials are value for money. Have had many a meal at La Bella and have always had a wonderful experience. Lucy and Precious have always gone out of their way to make you feel welcome and look after you. Will always go back...More

Thank cheridanf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Television
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Essenwood Place, Berea, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban  >  Berea
  • Phone Number: +27 31 201 9176
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