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Butcher Boys Umhlanga

) #6 of 108 Restaurants in Umhlanga Rocks ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Steakhouse, Barbecue,
Lighthouse Rd | Shop 1 Lighthouse Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
+27 31 561 4106
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“barbacoa” (24 reviews)
“empanadas” (9 reviews)
“steak” (215 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Grill, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Lighthouse Rd | Shop 1 Lighthouse Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a restaurant that we have been too for the past 30 odd year and the food and service has been constantly fantastic.. Jason the Manager is really hands on,and always with the most beautiful smile. Our waitress Lee,has been super good at her...More

Thank shireenm500
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were requested to wait at the bar for an hour and then directed to an open table that was available form the moment we arrived. We found it really difficult to understand the waiter. The food was average and I was intrigued by the...More

Thank JohanVanGreuning
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When walking into a familiar restuarant, you should be able to expect the same high standards, this was unfortunately not the case! With so much goo competition in Umhlanga, these guys will need to up their game!More

Thank Richard C
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Richard Thank you for the review. I would love to chat to you about it in detail as if we are not living up to our high standards we need to know where improvement must be made. Please give me a call on 0315614106...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very pleasant evening there and the food was good as was the service. Good selection of wine. We had a delicious dessert.. service was good

Thank Heather H
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Heather Thank you so much for the review, hope to see you again for more great steaks and another delicious dessert. Kind Regards Justin

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here on a Tuesday evening - very busy - service in fits & starts - very echoey - food OK but nothing out of the ordinary - not sure ...

Thank SANDAW
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sandaw Sorry to hear that you are not sure. Please give us one more try as we would love to show you what a great steakhouse we are. Look forward to seeing you soon. Kind Regards Justin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Butcher Boys as a part of a family of 7 adults and 4 children (between ages of 8 and 3). The restaurant has a special dining area for families with children which was greatly appreciated. The steaks and lamb shanks were excellent -...More

Thank Meulmarx
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Meulmarx We pride ourselves on running a great restaurant and love that you and your family enjoyed your evening with us. We look forward to your return. Kind Regards Justin

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was day three of a visit and I was looking for something a little different on the menu, I found it here! I had a starter of Boerewars sausage, which came with a spiced tomatoe dip. The dip could have done with a bit...More

1  Thank PBPG
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you for the great review, Next time you visit we look forward to serving you something else that is a little different on our menu. Kind Regards Justin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Third year in a row, as expats, we have visited Butcher Boys. Very disappointed. Our waiter Tom was rude. Our steaks were charred beyond belief and the food was pretty bland and the steaks hardly had any flavour of the ages variety. Paid 2 times...More

1  Thank tuskerjuu
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear TuskerJuu We are very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your meal with us, however on further investigation I feel that you have left out quite a bit regarding how this was handled and feel that your one star rating is unwarranted....More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

The Butcher Boys offers great food & great service. It is definitely worth a visit if you are in Umhlanga.

Thank Amanda K
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Amanda Thank you for the great review, hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Justin

Reviewed 11 July 2017

A group of us went for lunch at Butcher Boys and all had an excellent meal. There were reasonable choices of Styarters and mains, BUT Beware the offer of a sauce with your steak! R30 for a small bowls of sauce. Something of a Rip-Off...More

Thank ChrisMal11
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Chris Thank you for your review, so happy to hear you had an excellent meal. We must appologise for incorrectly charging you for the sauce, this was a mistake from our waitron, the lunch time sauces are R15 and not R30. I have spoken...More

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Chackomc
11 October 2016|
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kznchic
7 May 2016|
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Hi, yes we are, we have high chairs for the younger kids and we have a children's menu catering fir kids up and until the age of 12. Kind Regards Derryck
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Gary A
12 April 2016|
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Response from JustinTrollip | Property representative |
Hi Gary, thank you for your message. Firstly I would like to apologize to you regarding your bad experience at Barbacoa. We are most definitely not bribing Trip advisor to not post bad reviews, they do however have rules... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lighthouse Rd | Shop 1 Lighthouse Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 4106
  • E-mail
Description
Butcher Boys, an elegant upmarket steak restaurant and sister to our Florida Rd store which was established in November 1999 has now opened opened its doors in Umhlanga Rocks on the 1st of March 2017. This sanctuary for meat lovers serve the best grain fed beef South Africa has to offer and our wet & dry aging process results in exceptional quality and texture. Our in house butcheries will cut to your preference whether it be lean or with a little fat or of a particular weight or thickness. Our unique temperature controlled wine cellars proudly house a diverse selection of indigenous vintage estate wines from the fairest Cape and surrounds.
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