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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 yesterday via mobile

Food disappointing, place dated, a bit dirty and wait staff made us feel we should apologize for disturbing them.

Thank DurbanKimJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last night we had supper at Roma i was blown away by the view the service and the food. Ravi was our waiter he was incredible in advising us on the menu and afrer taking his suggestion Omg we had the most amazing supper. The...More

Thank lushenthree k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love sole meunière. Once caught some soles in a shallow lagoon off Mozambique and cooked them a la orange - because we only had oranges. But the very lange, beautifully prepared ones we had at Roma’s are my best ever. Each revolution shows off...More

Thank PeterSulli
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the food and service (one of the waiters remembered my grandfather after 7 years) only problem I had was that I never got my drink fast enough.

Thank grandin68
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The Roma restaurant is of iconic proportions in terms of must see when in Durban, unfortunately its food is not iconic. A whizz through the menu, and has dishes come to the table, you get the feeling that this restaurant is stuck in a different...More

Thank Yugeshree
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great evening at the Roma after an absence of over 10 years. Was pleasantly surprised that the decor and ambiance was still in great shape and the changing view of the harbor and city centre is very enjoyable. The food was also just...More

Thank hironmike
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Our memories of Roma from years ago were of an upmarket restaurant with excellent service and food and so we decided to visit again. What a disappointment with the only saving grace being the Crepe Suzette prepared by the host and one of the founders....More

Thank Roy C
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The same old restaurant i visited years ago. The old school feel of durban with spectacular views of the city. Food is good, service good. Keep it up

Thank ANDY W
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

I found the setting, decor and ambience a happy reminder of days gone by. The revolving view of Durban provides a wonderful backdrop to well cooked, presented and served meals. However, this was let down by a lacklustre greeting on arrival with the greeter, whoever...More

Thank Martin A
Reviewed 15 March 2018

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
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Esther C
20 September 2017|
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Response from PhilippaRoseTite | Reviewed this property |
I think the gent said they were around R400 but I stand to be corrected
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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, 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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