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The Joint

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98 OR Tambo Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 332 0805
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average0%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“beach front” (4 reviews)
“ocean” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Bar, Cafe, Fast food, Barbecue
98 OR Tambo Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were only 2 other tables here but the service was terrible . Ordered drinks and chip bowls. 1st one arrived with dirty serviettes and the 2nd arrived with no cutlery or serviettes. They don't have Tabasco sauce because they have run out. Had to...More

Thank Rayan R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch with colleagues and ordered their platters. Nice braai meat and chutney (hot but nice). will be going there again soon.

Thank monicamX180VC
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This restaurant serves traditional South African meals. If you'd like a taste of South African meals this is the place to go to. Also offers a relaxed environment, has a section for couches and coffee table setting and the dining table setting as well, you...More

Thank akhonantuli2015
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch during a bike ride on the promenade. Found service to be a bit slow but once the waiter warmed to us it seemed to improve. The place is fairly basically decorated, yet tasteful. The menu is local with food prepared according...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

A fresh and hip atmosphere. Excellent local Bunny Chow. Ocean views. Well priced. One of the better places to eat on The Golden Mile.

Thank armyduck
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Nice location in the beach front area. Very good food with decent price. Nice and friendly staffs. More variety of beers and wines.

Thank Chanida S
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Let's face it.....most Durban Beach front restaurants are lacking. (Take a lesson from Cape Town guys ) But The Joint is really doing very well in creating an atmosphere on the beachfront that you want to return to. I have always had great service! And...More

Thank Talitasimone
Reviewed 6 March 2018

The restaurant is nice in look and feel. The decor and furniture is lovely. It faces the ocean and gets a great breeze the angled panel wall from it. They didn't have the drinks listed on the extensive menu. Apparently, they were out of certain...More

Thank newyorkseestheworld
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

So we decided to visit The Joint Jazz Cafe for our work team building, The atmosphere was amazing,It had this unique ethnic vibe with beer crates stacked up to make the wall,old coke bottles made into chandeliers, The food was amazing as well with affordable...More

Thank laetitiamanuel2
Reviewed 5 January 2018

the scenery and accessibility of the restaurant is key as we did not eat dinner at the hotel,thus it was very helpful.

Thank Thabang N
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Brunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 OR Tambo Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 332 0805
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