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Lupa Osteria

124 Jan Hofmeyr Road, Westville, Durban 3629, South Africa
+27 31 266 8793
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (21 reviews)
“lamb shank” (7 reviews)
“porchetta” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
124 Jan Hofmeyr Road, Westville, Durban 3629, South Africa
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31 - 40 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 17 August 2017

There were 10 of us celebrating a 70th - great service and attention - great food - not always easy to get 10 happy people ! It all worked - timing was good, food delish and happy people celebrated with a special person and went...More

Thank vanjays
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food, service, wines and ambiance. Never disappoints. Firm favourites are the calamari with zucchini fries - actually any main with zucchini fries will be amazing ;) always phone and collect take away pizza. They are very accommodating to your needs and are happy to...More

Thank Kristy R
LupaWestville, Owner at Lupa Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you we appreciate your feedback

Reviewed 25 July 2017

Lupa is a good restaurant, the décor is good, very friendly staff, great place for a night out, I just caught it on a bad day. I started with a caprese salad. It came presented well, a bed of sliced tomato and a mozzarella ball...More

Thank PBPG
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Only had 45 mintues for a quick lunch, so ordered pasta w/ chicken, mushrooms, creamy sauce, pine nuts, etc. Very nice, very tasty and great value! Out again in 35 minutes! Just perfect!

Thank PieterOnBali
LupaWestville, Owner at Lupa Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback - we appreciate it

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Had great service for the family on fathers day. The food was good and the atmosphere had a great family vibe to it. Portions served were large so had to take home a doggy bag. The lamb shank was excellent although I should have requested...More

Thank manesh n
LupaWestville, Owner at Lupa Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback - we appreciate it

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

A group of 10 of us went to dinner. We were seated at the private table in the wine cellar, which was great. It's nice and private and not to noisy. You can also control the aircon yourself, which I loved because I hate going...More

1  Thank juliaresca
LupaWestville, Owner at Lupa Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback - we appreciate it

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Visited recently for a birthday celebration with friends. Superb food, great service. Great vibe. Will be back. Prawns in tomato and white wine broth was sublime to say the least.

Thank Jeannette B
LupaWestville, Owner at Lupa Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thanks for your feedback - we appreciate it

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

6 friends booked for dinner and the restaurant was nearly full - service could have been better but our waiter was busy which we understood but the conversation was good so no problem. My filet escalopes with Parmesan onion rings came a bit cold. The...More

1  Thank John T
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Chose Lupha Osteria in Westville for a business dinner because we know that they are always very obliging. We asked for a quiet table. Our waitress was superb in every way. Ordered 2 dishes to share as their portions are hugh. Our usual favourites Our...More

1  Thank RamolaMakan
LupaWestville, Owner at Lupa Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Appreciate your feedback - many thanks

Reviewed 25 April 2017

On our travels back to Johannesburg we popped off of the highway and found Lupa. We were welcomed with smiles and brilliant service. The atmosphere outside was awesome complemented by the lovely weather. The Italian Nachos for starters is a must, and the meatball spaghetti...More

1  Thank Michael C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Jan Hofmeyr Road, Westville, Durban 3629, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban  >  Westville
  • Phone Number: +27 31 266 8793
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