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Black Forest Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, German,
55 Glenugie Road, Durban 3610, South Africa
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average30%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
27 Apr 2017
“Great little family restaurant”
5 Apr 2017
“Exceptional value for really good food”
Open Now
5:00 PM - 8:45 PMAll hours
Bar, German, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
55 Glenugie Road, Durban 3610, South Africa
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Dined at the Black Forest twice whilst visiting SA and felt very at home. Heidi makes everyone feel so welcome and greets everyone like they are a friend. The food is very good and inexpensive- nothing fancy, but always delicious. The waitress remembered us from...More

Thank Anthea E G
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This pub venue with a verandah & separate restaurant is overdue a refurb but it's become a frequent haunt due to the incredible value of some excellent food. The eisbein is legendary as should be the lamb curry which melts off the bone. The owner...More

Thank TnTdurbs
Reviewed 31 March 2017

There is nothing fancy about this off the beaten track restaurant – good wholesome food – generous servings especially the Eisbien – reasonable prices and friendly service – if you are hungry this is the place to go - sort of cosy pub for afterwork...More

Thank GDay1044
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We have now been to this establishment twice. Needless to say, this is our new local eatery. The service is great. The waitress remembers you from your previous visit. The owner is involved and it shows in the service. The food is to die for....More

Thank Elize K
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant used to have a good reputation for its food, but no more. There is a deck outside & a pub inside. A typical "Local"

Thank dudlys
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Meals served were very average. Cutlery and crockery cheap and nasty, decor ok. Coffee served was awful as restaurant did not seem to have a percolator. Unlikely that I will return.

Thank Andrew2105
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

If you go to black forest tavern be sure to request there eisbein meal! I haven't stayed in there bnb as I live just up the road I go there for a drink and eisbein with some friends in there cozy pub which I think...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

Looking for a local pub, then this is the place. Reasonable bar with fair service & a few screens to watch sport on. Looking for good food at decent prices, look elsewhere. Place is a bit run down.

1  Thank dudlys
Reviewed 14 November 2015

I went on a business trip and stayed over for one night. The experience was not good. The bed was uncomfortable with old linen. In front of the shower the mats were soggy, dirty and old. The room is basic and everything looks dilapidated. The...More

Thank Anton N
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Very friendly casual atmosphere, you can dine inside or on the deck, you can also just go for a drink at the cozy Pub. Service is quick, and the portions are HUGE. My particular fave"s are the Fish & Chips; Schnitzel and the fabulous Oxtail....More

Thank Carolbaden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 27
Bar, German, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Glenugie Road, Durban 3610, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
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