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Cafe 1999

Shop 2, Silvervause Centre | 117 Vause Road, Musgrave, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 202 3406
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“banana split” (5 reviews)
“seared tuna” (9 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Value
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LOCATION
Shop 2, Silvervause Centre | 117 Vause Road, Musgrave, Durban 4001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 270 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you enter Cafe 1999, you dont expect the kitchen to deliver the kind of delicious, beautifully plated and great combination of flavors in every course that arrives at your table. It's a must try. We will definitely be returning to enjoy yet another beautiful...More

Thank KAS2904
Momus1st, Manager at Cafe 1999, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review and we hope to see You again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had an amazing date night supper at Cafe 99. The food and service was impeccable. We thoroughly enjoyed the cosy atmosphere. Will definitely be back.

Thank GeralynnG1
Reviewed 9 September 2018

I have been going to this restaurant since it opened, and therefore since Sean and Marcelle took over. If anything, the food (and wine selection) keeps getting better. My husband is a fan of grappa so was in heaven when he was able to do...More

1  Thank AngelaK3212
Momus1st, Manager at Cafe 1999, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Wow thanks so much for the great review!!! We hope to recreate it for you again soon!

Reviewed 1 September 2018

I really enjoyed this little restaurant, I liked that it was so small and intimate and allowed for our group of 15 to kind of take over... the food was excellent and the service was very good

Thank pillayzeruiah
Momus1st, Manager at Cafe 1999, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks for the great response and we hope that we shall be able to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful attention to detail, very dedicated owners and team. Great menu with high quality ingredients. Wonderful service

Thank DDurban
Momus1st, Manager at Cafe 1999, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thanks for the great review! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 20 August 2018

The meal was really great, we had three courses, all very creative and lovely. The staff was very friendly and the atmosphere relaxed.

Thank HMangenda
Momus1st, Manager at Cafe 1999, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review! Hopefully we shall be able to recreate it for you again soon!

Reviewed 18 August 2018

Booked five days ahead to arrive on a cold evening to be seated at the open door in a draft, which the waiter said would only close later when all the patrons had arrived. A very noisy restaurant not only limited our conversation but also...More

Thank trish9012018
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Great food, great service, and excellent wine. What more could you ask for? Oh, I know. You can ask for the seared tuna...which is fantastic. You can ask to end your meal with the poached pear in red wine for dessert...which is out of this...More

Thank The_Nomadic_Doctor
Momus1st, Manager at Cafe 1999, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thanks so much for your kind words! We hope to be of service sometime soon!

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great food. Lovely lively and fun atmosphere. Can accommodate a romantic evening or a fun filled one with friends. Fantastic service. New and amazing cocktail and shooter offerings

1  Thank Carla0020
Momus1st, Manager at Cafe 1999, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thanks for the awesome review! We hope to see you soon to create another great experience!

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We have been a few times which started off not so good ,but Café 1999 has improved with there food and service so we will continue to support them

1  Thank Clive308
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$150
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Saturday
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 2, Silvervause Centre | 117 Vause Road, Musgrave, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 202 3406
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