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Surf Riders Food Shack

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17 Erskine Terrace, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 71 376 8684
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
17 Erskine Terrace, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live 1 hour away and it was so worth the drive for breakfast. Which they serve ALL DAY! Great service and an amazing vibe! Food was delicious too! Brings back awesome memories and makes Durban beachfront an awesome spot to chill again!!! Keep up...More

Thank mcfish2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a really amazing place to chill and have a meal. Food was awesome the staff are super cool and it’s always nice to be met by the ‘boss’ when u arrive at a place. Awesome place and I will definitely be coming back with...More

Thank deanw957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is always great, a great stop after having a cycle along the beachfront where one can sit down refresh and top up

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had great coffees here and also delicious cheesy fries. Although it is a bit pricy compared to other places but the atmosphere is nice and the waiters are friendly. Nice setting on the south beach of Durban.

Thank WanderingJC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic coffee, breakfasts, lunches, etc. Loved the eggs benedict and pizza. Great chicken burger as well. Perfect setting almost right on the beach. Very friendly service.

Thank Louise E
Reviewed 18 April 2018

What a great find! People around me were dressed in office clothes, swimming costumes, surf shorts, casual - it is such a relaxing place. And then my burger arrived! Wow. The burger was scrumptious and delicious with lots of fresh rocket. Amazing. The menu is...More

Thank ADavis1977
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Every meal that was served to our party of 8 was delicious - the sweet potato chips were particularly nom nom. The service was great and the view just stunning. This establishment is a definite must visit. We will be back again soon.

Thank DaneSalmon
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I booked Surf Riders to celebrate my 40th birthday! There was a lot of back and forth via whatsapp and emails as I don't live in the country, but Sam was such a star and so accommodating that it made the biggest task of my...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Service was great, food was great, drinks selection okay, atmosphere great, it was a lovely afternoon with family well worth the visit.

Thank Cherie K
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Popped in late (4:30pm) on typical hot, humid and muggy Durban afternoon primarily for a cold beer and ended up having a quick bite to eat which I did not regret. The location is great, just a few steps from the beach with views out...More

Thank DurbanDeano
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Questions & Answers
10 June 2017|
Response from Wga23 | Reviewed this property |
closes at 6pm
17 October 2016|
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Response from Bianca R | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Usually egg related breakfasts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Erskine Terrace, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 71 376 8684
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