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Grill Jichana

63 OR O R Tambo Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 362 1300
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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63 OR O R Tambo Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I dined here as it was convenient from the hotel I stayed at during my last business visit to Durban. I have eaten here before but this time I felt the quality was poor. I was looking for vegan options for a friend and sadly...More

Thank anniekolomn
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We were a table of 10 conference delegates.Service was very good, prices were very reasonable and without exception, all commented that there meals were very good.

Thank SuperSpeed
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Had a lovely evening here, I got steak and chips and it was perfect. My partner had the chicken breast, which was a very generous portion. It was also tasty. Perfect grill, well located with secure parking etc.

Thank crisco10
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Four of us went for a very good evening which was most enjoyable. Three of us had steaks which were excellent. Two of us had 500 g rump steaks which were huge and the other steak was fillet. Our fourth guest ate ostrich. We had...More

Thank WingspanTravel
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Restaurant is absolutely gorgeous! Our waiter was friendly and the food well done. Prices are not too steep. Perfect for date night!

Thank LebohangT27
Reviewed 9 April 2018

If you are staying at the Elangeni and do not want to venture out, this in my opinion is definitely the place to eat in the hotel It is a class and a half above Lingela's in all respects and that includes service, food, clientele,...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent service & meal. Exactly what a steakhouse should be, simple presentation with the steak the hero of the dish.

Thank Roy C
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Everything about this restaurant is amazing! The stylish decor and friendly staff. The food is out of this world. Our waiter Thembeka went above and beyond to make our experience special. Will certainly be back

Thank _robyn8110
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

My husband's birthday so decided to go somewhere different for supper. Our first visit to Jichana Grill and will definitely come back. We skipped starters so we could have dessert. I had the line fish for the day which was darado. The fish was cooked...More

Thank Lucy N
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Where do I start in describing this place? I was really wowed by the quality of food, its phenomenal presentation, its deliciousness, portion size, and service. Complimentary sherry and a warm and friendly welcome on arrival. The host even assisted me in getting a parking...More

Thank Vedna B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 OR O R Tambo Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 362 1300
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A modern and stylish Grill/Steakhouse that offers a short and sizzling menu. The meaning of Jichana, "eating good" in Swahili, embraces the flavours and aromas of the original east Coast of Africa's spice route. Cassia, cloves, cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, turmeric and pepper. These robustly flavoursome spices complement the grilling of meat, fish and chicken creating Jichana!
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