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Circus Circus Beach Cafe

Shop 1, Snell Parade | Bay of Plenty, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 337 7700
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“flatbread” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Shop 1, Snell Parade | Bay of Plenty, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On Durban's Golden Mile. A lot of activities in this area. Had to queue for a table but it was worth the wait. Our meals were prepared with excellence. I enjoyed the special juice. I will definitely visit on my next Durban trip.

Thank Krishan1234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Husband & I visited the beach cafe in June 2017. It's located right on the beach front & they offer seating inside & out. As soon as we walked up, the staff were very friendly, greeted us straightaway & got us seated. Great choice...More

Thank hforrester
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best location on the beach. Food is awful and cocktails dont taste the same as other branches. Very disappointed

Thank Aradhana M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food. Varied menu. Willing staff with nothing too much trouble. Wonderful position on the Beachfront.

Thank Robyn P
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Was taken to Circus Circus because they have THE best milkshakes in town, which isn't my opinion. Have had milkshakes WAY nice - thicker & with more flavour. The prawns on the menu was superb & could easily have had another portion. Was sceptical as...More

Thank ronnie_wentzel
Reviewed 5 June 2017

On a trip to Durban, I wanted a place to sit and work that wasn't a stuffy coffee shop. At Durban beach front I found just what I was looking for. A buzzing restaurant on the beach! I had a spicy cajun chicken salad for...More

1  Thank Sunshine0789
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely one of the best places to have breakfast on the beach front. The service is always friendly and fast and the food is very good.

Thank Darren P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Circus Circus on the promenade in front of the beach formerly known as "snake park" really has their act together, they have been operating successfully for a number of years and they are good at it. We decided to take a walk along the beachfront...More

Thank JohnandLiz8
Reviewed 18 May 2017

With a family member from the UK we did a beachfront walk & popped into Circus Circus for a bite to discover their Tuesday specials, what a treat to pay half price! Service was very slow although not very busy & the food took a...More

1  Thank TnTdurbs
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday lunchtime with family. Very busy but found a table. Service was reasonable considering the number of people. Food was average - garlic rolls were anything, but in general satisfactory. Nice vibe.

Thank capetownbiker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1, Snell Parade | Bay of Plenty, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 337 7700
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Set on the beautiful beachfront promenade, you will certainly enjoy this family restaurant with great food, value for money and an amazing view of the ocean.
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