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Beluga Restaurant

1 Palm Boulevard , | Umhlanga Ridge ,New Town Centre, Umhlanga Rocks 4321, South Africa
+27 31 584 7430
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“dim sum” (26 reviews)
“sushi” (125 reviews)
“wontons” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1 Palm Boulevard , | Umhlanga Ridge ,New Town Centre, Umhlanga Rocks 4321, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife booked this restaurant for my birthday. She made about 5 phone calls to management prior to the restaurant visit to ensure there is no hiccups. In a nutshell, we were disappointed with the service. There was one waiter serving 5 tables. We had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank veenn2018
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is not worth a visit. Especially not if you are from the Cape and a wine drinker. On a Monday they had not one of the eight blended red wines on the menu available?? Don't waste your time, there are many other restaurants...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andre V
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We went here for dinner with our family. First of all, the restaurant were super cold, secondly I ordered a beef filet .. but i got two different kind of meat (not beef filet). Furthermore it closed at 9pm. I cant recommend this place for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Roam760774
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

What an absolutely shocking experience. We have been going to Beluga for years and the last time we actually walked out without being served as a bunch of waiters congregated at the door but no one bothered to attend to our table. When we say...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Thabasumeb1
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We went for 1/2 price sushi & cocktails. I had the most disappointing experience, ever. The whole place smelt like a sewer (especially the air blowing in from underneath a door near the bar, on the way to the men's toilet). The drinks order arrived...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TrevorClack
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We enjoyed the sushi and dim sum specials. They were good value. The chef's mixed dim sum platter gives you a taste of their best dishes.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rosanne B
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I went for a late lunch at this restaurant and had high expectations of the service and food I would get because it is an expensive restaurant. This perception is perhaps what made my then companioin take me there in the first place. The host...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank MschanaM
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Good service and good sushi menu. Other menu is small but covers everything including some vegetarian options. Our dinner party (5) had 2 sushi dishes, a pasta dish, prawns and a meat dish. Compliments all round although the steak was just ok and not outstanding....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Legrange
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Such a lovely atmosphere. We thought we were in for a fine meal. When our entrees came, sole in a lemon burre sauce x2, we remarked that the breaded fish was extremely greasey. We left most of it on our plates tried a dessert (nothing...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

I asked my waitress what veg options she had offered me a chicken salad saying it has a lot of veg😳 I ended up ordering sushi as there were no veg mains that were eggless. I specifically requested no mayo on my deep fried veg...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank krishalya3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Palm Boulevard , | Umhlanga Ridge ,New Town Centre, Umhlanga Rocks 4321, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 584 7430
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