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Roma Revolving

32nd Floor, John Ross House, Margret Mncadi Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 368 2275
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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32nd Floor, John Ross House, Margret Mncadi Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Unique setting, more than 130 meters above sea-level viewing the port activity and the city whilst being seated and enjoying a delicious italian meal and sipping some recommended South african wines. Gino, the charismatic owner, takes the orders in person. The staff is very friendly....More

Thank stephancollins
Reviewed 4 days ago

I took my Mum there - she was 83 - and what a wonderful time we spent. The sun was setting and the whole Durban Harbour (what we could see from the top) was bade in rays of sunlight!! The food was excellent as well...More

Thank Andre H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited some years ago we were expecting a similar experience, however the service has gone down and the old cake try which years ago you could have a selection has now been limited unless you want to pay for another plate of desert. This...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful trip down memory lane visiting this well established Revolving restaurant.. one of only 31 in the world. Established in 1972 the original Restauranteurs Gino and Turi were there to welcome us for a last minute dinner reservation only to discover the restaurant...More

Thank Dietlyn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a family of 6 people going there tonight (Feb 19). Got in at 6.45, had to wait for about 30 minutes before the order was taken, to hear 10 minutes later that the restaurant was not able to serve any minestrone.... Very strange...More

Thank Philippe F
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This is a place to go to for lunch or dinner. The staff is friendly.. service is tops.. food is scrumptious.. and THE VIEW... a must to see.

Thank lheniedaffue
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice and big. Service slow and manager friendly. Food not so good. The REVOLVING part is very.interesting. nice experience.

Thank Maria V
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

The only reason this restaurant is getting a 3 star review is because of the view and a very pleasant waiter. My husband and I arrived at 6.30pm and was seated and drinks were ordered...after 20-25min our dinner was ordered, being a vegetarian my husband...More

1  Thank lifesaver90
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Our first time in Durban. Roma was suggested to us. Having just come off the MSC Sinfonia we were looking for something nice to treat ourselves. I must say the initial impression was simply “wow” what a stunning place. We loved the atmosphere and decor....More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Brilliant views....and that's all that is worth mentioning. Service & ambience is dated...watch out for the hidden costs.

Thank HWF1
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Esther C
20 September 2017|
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Response from mikec004 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say we did not use the boards, but the night we were there they seemed to be popular at a number of tables. I suggest you phone the restaurant and enquire.
10 October 2015|
Response from Amar L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, parking is available, at the bottom, The area is fenced and gated and was manned by two security guards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32nd Floor, John Ross House, Margret Mncadi Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 368 2275
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