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CaneCutters Restaurant

53/55 Helen Joseph Road, Davenport Road | Old Davenport Road, Durban 4000, South Africa
+27 31 201 1603
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good10%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“bunny chow” (22 reviews)
“mutton curry” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 19:00All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
53/55 Helen Joseph Road, Davenport Road | Old Davenport Road, Durban 4000, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

While the reputation is based on their bunny chow, the other curries are pretty decent. Specifically the prawn curry is tasty without being too strong and offers a decent helping of prawns. The lamb/mutton is not awesome....lamb tastes more like mutton.

Thank Ebrahim K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined with my family and friends today and had a fantastic experience from the beginning. Hostess seated us promptly and presented us with the menus. I ordered the 1/4 mutton bunny and it was served with a side salad. The bunny was delicious. The gravy...More

Thank Giveshnee N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was on my to-do list for Durban food, very happy did it. Ordered for Deluxe Mutton bunny for lunch.Must say reviews were true, It was delicious bunny ever had. Excellent taste not spicy at all,Staff were professional and like the vibe. It wasn't busy...More

Thank BikTravel01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone at my office ordered lunch and every meal was awesome. the chicken roti and mutton bunny chow was the highlight. The food was tasty. We will definitely be ordering again.

Thank spillay2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful place with a fantastic menu. Toilets are very neat and the entire PLACE is very neat. It`s also family friendly as well.

Thank Anesh R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is extremely busy , I think mutton bunnies are the best at this place there service is great and fast although they need a bigger area for people to sit and enjoy there food with out wanting to rush to give other people...More

Thank Unknown06
Reviewed 29 July 2017

A small restaurant full of customers : it's always a good sign ! Excellent Durban-indian food but maybe too spicy to our taste. You can eat here or take the meals away.

1  Thank Paulo97460
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Was on a business trip and as one doesn't often find great bunnies in JHB we sought this place out. Small little restaurant but we were looking for takeaways. There seemed to be quite a queue waiting for a table but then it was lunchtime...More

2  Thank Deckard717
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I have been waiting for a year to eat here and finally had the opportunity to buy a bunnychow here. The food was Okay. It wasn't anything special at all and was rather disappointing; I think they focussed on the day they won the bunnychow...More

1  Thank Vash R
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Went as part of a group that visit one bunny chow outlet each month. Certainly this was one of the best mutton bunnies I have had, My son who is very fussy concerning bunny chows stated that his prawn and chicken was the best he...More

2  Thank irishmike60
Danesan M, Owner at CaneCutters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Dear irishmike60, Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate the support. We hope to see you and your son soon. Regards,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$4
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53/55 Helen Joseph Road, Davenport Road | Old Davenport Road, Durban 4000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 201 1603
CaneCutters is an Authentic local Indian restaurant in trendy Glenwood, Durban. Experience the world famous durban indian bunny chow of which we are officially the best in Durban, South Africa and therefore best in the world over as this is unique to Durban. Serving Durban style Indian curries, using recipes handed down to us from our forefathers the CaneCutters.
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