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Chilliplum Bistro

57 St Margaret Road | Richden's Village Centre. PHASE 2., Hillcrest 3610, South Africa
+27 31 765 2590
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, Fusion, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
57 St Margaret Road | Richden's Village Centre. PHASE 2., Hillcrest 3610, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant food with stunning presentation. Service was on key as well and the owners are really hands on.

Thank Nikhil G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner there with my mom last weekend was very tasty meal and well presented. Service was excellent a real must try for those who have not been there yet

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We looked forward to a vegan lunch. The waiter was very helpful. We had a vegetable curry which tasty however was watery and expected more vegetables. My wife ordered pumpkin fritters which was undercooked and sauce was not pleasent. I had homemade ice cream which...More

Thank andrec62
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I made sure to call in at Chilliplum last weekend. Friday to be exact. On entry. Beautiful Live Music! Delicious red wine. And then the meal. Robert excelled. The fish was mouthwatering. Hospitality. First Class ! So....What More Need I Say....except.... GIVE IT A TRY....More

Thank skyelee1
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Food and service was excellent. Excellent choice for vegetarians on the menu. The meat dishes were just as good. The ambiance in the restaurant was cool and easy going. Good value for money.

Thank 251rameshm
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Being connoisseurs of fine dining experiences, my husband and I made the trip up to hillcrest from Umhlanga to find out what the Chilliplum was all about. To say we were pleasantly surprised would be a total understatement. We were totally awed by the divine...More

Thank Amudha P
Ursula H, Owner at Chilliplum Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

What an absolute pleasure to have you both visit us, with a lovely chat we had. I love to sample different taste ideas with customers, how else do I learn the millions of different taste buds out there? Thank you for your open minds (and...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We are from JHB and visit KZN to fundraise. As Vegans we always pay a visit to Chilliplum and we are never disappointed. The only dad thing is that there ate so many amazing Vegan offerings but such limited time. Wish you were in JHB....More

Thank CherylPugs
Ursula H, Owner at Chilliplum Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Thank you for your lovely review CherylPugs, it is always good to see you both. Thank you for your constant support each time you visit KZN and for all the fundraising you do for pugs, keep up the good work! ;-)

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Have been here a few times. Tasty food, reasonable wine selection. I find the prices to be excessive for the setting and in line with 'fancy' fine dining restaurants in places such as Sandton.More

Thank Sarh N
Ursula H, Owner at Chilliplum Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi there Sarh N, Thank you for your review and sharing your concerns. We are a relaxed, owner run fine dinning establishment. Small, yes, but not aimed at vegetarians alone. We offer food to suit everyone's preference, be they vegan, vegetarian or carnivore. Our food...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Chilliplum offers delicious vegan meals as welll as non vegan meals! It was amazing to have so many different vegan options and such incredible flavours! The vegan chocolate mousse is to die for!!!!!!

Thank Lauren D
Ursula H, Owner at Chilliplum Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Flavour is our middle name Lauren D! Thank you so much for your kind words, a chocolate mousse with your name on it awaits you! Try out our other vegan desserts some time, they're also delicious.

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent food for both meat lovers and vegans. Everything is delicious and super fresh! Highly recommended!

Thank Mandy S
Ursula H, Owner at Chilliplum Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Mandy S, we really appreciate it! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
Average prices
US$2
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 St Margaret Road | Richden's Village Centre. PHASE 2., Hillcrest 3610, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Hillcrest
  • Phone Number: +27 31 765 2590
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Description
Chilliplum is an innovative fusion concept, which has grown over the years from a passion for growing, cooking & serving great tasting food!
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