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Butlers Restaurant and Event Venue

24 Old Main Road, Hillcrest 3650, South Africa
+27 31 765 3850
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
24 Old Main Road, Hillcrest 3650, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow! The restaurant pulled out all the stops. The venue was decorated beautifully and a lot of work had been put in to make the evening a fantastic event. The buffet was superb. The food was incredible and the dessert selection was top class. There...More

Thank Lizelle7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I live in Hillcrest and have driven past Butlers man times I had not visited until just recently. Which is a pity as I have only now discovered a wonderful new spot right on my doorstep. The ambiance is quiet (you can actually talk...More

Thank RoryP99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most amazing restaurant! Have never been let down there! Everytime i am there the food is always amazing as well as the vibe and staff. Thank you Butlers you are amazing and we will definitely be back again and again !! love your different...More

1  Thank candicedelpech
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the pleasure of dining there last night. Wonderful ambiance, incredible waiters and fantastic food at reasonable pricing. Will definitely go back and encourage others to try them out.

Thank Brigette J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just had a delicious meal at Butlers, we went for a lunch and the waiter told us about the special every Tuesday for Ribs (500g), chips or veg and a glass of wine (huge) or a beer for R99.00. It was delicious and...More

Thank Lesley1222
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I have not been in the area for a while , i got back and went with some friends to Butlers . Food was great and service impeccable , definitely still a favourite!

Thank stephen m
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The food is average, the beer selection is average. The staff are well dressed and friendly, they really do try hard though. Nothing special about this restaurant, and it's pricey.

Thank MonPeach
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We took a group of people, and the general idea was to have a pasta evening. Personally I am not a great one for pasta, especially when I saw great looking steaks passing our table for other clientele - BUT I must admit I was...More

Thank irishmike60
Reviewed 15 September 2017

we frequent this restaurant on a regular basis and they never fail to deliver a top class dining experience.

Thank Ailsa P
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Food was generally very good although I had to return my rump steak after asking for a leaner piece, got one that was half fat and very tough. Also for a fine dining (supposed), restaurant, there was no table linen. Only paper serviettes. The waiters...More

Thank Vivienne G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Old Main Road, Hillcrest 3650, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Hillcrest
  • Phone Number: +27 31 765 3850
Ladies and gentlemen, the touch of class Hillcrest has been longing for has finally arrived! Here, Tuesday through Sunday, you will be waited upon by our friendly, well trained butlers whom will see to it that you experience true, fine dining. We also offer our magnificent 200-seater venue for hire - for weddings, parties and other functions.
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