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parc Restaurant

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394 Esther Roberts Rd | Shop 2A Oslo Buildings, Glenwood, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 205 7285
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08:00 - 14:00
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Tue - Fri 07:30 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 14:00
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Durban, South Africa
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74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

When I feel like spoiling myself with a great breakfast, this little venue is my preference. At lunch time on certain days, you are spoilt with some great local musical talent. The menu, be it breakfast or lunch, offer some great unusual options. I love the breakfast Oats with home cooked fruit, cream & optional whiskey

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Thank John B
Durban, South Africa
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

For the first time, I was disappointed with the new addition to the Open Sandwich menu - the Lamb & Beef Keftedes (Meat balls), served on bed of sliced lettuce and chopped tomatoes. The raw red onions cut too large, same as the chopped tomatoes.The meatballs are too heavy with a strong lamb taste - with no flavour - leaves... More 

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Thank LorraineTeix
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Really great breakfasts that have never disappointed. Definitely go here if you like eggs for breakfast. The coffee is quite average but the other beverage offerings makes up for the average coffee.

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Thank Lauren R
Durban, South Africa
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47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Went for an awesome Sunday breakfast. Unique café with different menu choices on interior blackboard. Was busy and meal was great - definitely recommend. Fresh bread brought in from Glenwood Bakery next door. Good service.

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Thank Holmes-Jen
Johannesburg, South Africa
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Quaint setup on the pavement that serves fantastic food. Brilliant service, delicious coffee. The breads are bought from the bakery next door - also a must visit. I loved the entire experience. I saw many locals having the oats so I thinks its a safe bet as well. Really lovely little spot, will see me again.

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Thank jackace2014
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Recently had breakfast at Parc. Amazing experience. Food was excellent, Service was amazing. I had the hotcakes - yum. Highly recommend this little gem.

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Thank Kevin T
Hong Kong, China
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We went to this restaurant for breakfast . Whilst waiting for our foursome to arrive we ordered coffees . The latte was okay but not very hot . The cappuccino was tepid at best .We asked the waitress for a replacement hot coffee . Expecting a freshly made cup of coffee , we were very surprised to see that the... More 

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Thank Brian M
Durban, South Africa
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Whether I'm on my own, with friends or my teenage kids, I always enjoy this cafe type restaurant! The 'Not so Benedict' is a must! The sidewalk jazz duo are an added attraction on the weekend while you sip on a crocheted clad latte be it breakfast, brunch or lunch!

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Thank lynnegild
Durban
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104 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Unlike one of the other reviewers, we did enjoy the coffee. Indeed, that was the best part of the experience. The menu, though limited, is varied, but probably not to everyone’s taste—in fact, not to mine, particularly. But that’s personal, really. Service was good: polite and quick. Perhaps it is just me, but personally I found the live music (keyboard... More 

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Thank NautieZA
Durban, South Africa
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186 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Service was brilliant the food although a bit chick for my liking, but very good well presented and tasty. My only down side is they serve the lattes in a cool drink glass??

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Fusion, Healthy, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 16:00
Thursday
07:30 - 16:00
Friday
07:30 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 394 Esther Roberts Rd | Shop 2A Oslo Buildings, Glenwood, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 205 7285
Description
At parc. cafe we aim to provide you with the best possible cafe experience in Durban, through intelligent, thoughtful and affordable food, friendly and efficient service and a homely comfortable ambiance. Nestled in the heart of Glenwood, parc. offers you a social, casual dining experience that captures the essence of Durban culture.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?