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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” (23 reviews)
“lamb shank” (7 reviews)
“parma ham” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:30 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
124 Jan Hofmeyr Road, Westville, Durban 3629, South Africa
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31 - 40 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting and the food was suburb. Lamb shank worth coming back to. Service was very good with friendly staff that knows the menu.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank 524riaanv
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner here it's Friday night porkchetta night. I had my usual softie bear pizza which is Gorgonzola and caramelised onion. Porchetta is pork roasted in wood oven served with potatoe mash. Chicken lemone is crumbed chicken served on side salad but side...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank beverley m
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Nice menu and pleasant service. The pizza margherita is excellent, but also other choices with very exotic toppings! The kingklip is very good too. The pasta dishes are very 'sauce heavy', which is a pity, because the pasta itself is apparently home made :-( The...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank BerlinPoison
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

Date of visit: July 2017
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

Date of visit: August 2017
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

Date of visit: July 2017
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!

Date of visit: June 2017
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

Date of visit: June 2017
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

Date of visit: June 2017
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.

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

Thanks for your feedback - we appreciate it

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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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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