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Circus Circus Beach Cafe

Shop 1, Snell Parade | Bay of Plenty, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 337 7700
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (6 reviews)
“burger” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Shop 1, Snell Parade | Bay of Plenty, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks Wayne for looking after a table of 8 for breakfast. Wayne was efficient and helpful with selections of our breakfasts. Circus Circus food is still holding its high standards. Good job guys and way da go with the paper straws. Busy or not waiters...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sharonn198
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Circus Circus on the beach, has always been a favourite Durban beach family outing and go to place to take our visitors. Going for breakfast after a long break, was still one of the best brekkie places. I enjoyed a vegetarian breakfast while my friend...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Eula B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here many times for breakfast and lunch. Breakfasts are the best bargains which are freshly cooked and very tasty. Lunches also fresh and include seafoods and pasta dishes. This place can gest very busy during holiday times and sometimes you have to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a blustery morning, Circus Circus was full to capacity at 10am but the service was still excellent despite the fact that they had to contend with having no electricity earlier. The selection for breakfast is large with some really outstanding dishes. Be warned -...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lorj03
Reviewed 2 November 2018

The food is good but the view is amazing! They get very busy so expect that especially for breakfasts but the whole experience was good overall.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Nikitab89
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

took my granchi out to lunch at the musgrave branch.notice in passageway stated 1/2 price on burgers and pasta.there were 2 stipulations viz.no sharing/takeaway.i ordered a burger and my grandchild a pasta dish from kids menu. when the bill arrived only the burger qualified for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Vim N
Reviewed 11 September 2018

I ate a lovely brunch at Circus Circus while people watching one morning, while my husband went for a surf. I was given a seat outside at the front of the outdoor area and quickly given a menu and my order taken. The spicy Mexican...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Hannah75
Reviewed 28 August 2018

You can clearly see this is a very popular restaurant for breakfasts... after our walk last Sunday we decided to sit down for something light to eat. The seating was quick but then we waited and waited and waited for our waiter to get to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank wilnaventer
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The food was good and the views of the beach just made the entire experience more memorable and enjoyable. The menu had a lot of options.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank l0uisek1
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This is a very popular restaurant particularly for breakfasts. You can't beat the view as it is practically on the sands, with views up and down the coast. An ideal place for people watching! The service is good and the food never disappoints. There is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jocelyn S
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2 February 2018|
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Response from mickknap | Reviewed this property |
hi. yeah no problems parking ,unless its at holiday time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1, Snell Parade | Bay of Plenty, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 337 7700
  • E-mail
Set on the beautiful beachfront promenade, you will certainly enjoy this family restaurant with great food, value for money and an amazing view of the ocean.
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