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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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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“burgers” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
17 Erskine Terrace, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have frequented this restaurant many times because of the varied food and great location. My last visit on Sunday 5th November with my wife was somewhat disappointing. Service to get a table was great and we were very quickly seated outside under an umbrella...More

Thank 297Philip
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Recently ordered a Margarita Pizza and Sweet Potato Fries to go. Its a rather chilly drizzly day in Durban and nothing better than something warm and comforting to eat. My first time to eat from here and the sweet potato fries were deliciously prepared especially...More

Thank TinkyB10
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Perfect place for great, simple, real food; situated right on the beach. Loved it! Staff were awesome!

Thank Cathrine J
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Beer, burger on the beach. The setting cannot be beat, on the beach. The food is wholesome, a fresh approach to burgers and dogs and their cheesy chips a must. Very good produce and service. Their Greek salad is served in a sushi like roll...More

Thank anton l
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Took the fam and kids for a bike ride and ended up here for brunch......I was blown away ......all the salads are wrapped in this blanket of cucumber and presented so artistically I swear it was 5 star. Had fresh baked pizza ....and the milkshakes...More

Thank ShiksKzn
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Love Surf Riders even late morning when not too full. Same great food service and general atmosphere. People watching inside and outside excellent too.

Thank JohnGabriel
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The Food shack is on the Promenade and severs a brilliant double chocolate bar one shake. The burgers and chips are tasty.... and a fairly big meal. Service is a bit slow, but Durban is a laid back city... just sit back and enjoy the...More

Thank LarryMallach
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We love the saki oyster shot - It is fabulous and comes with a spicy tomato cocktail chaser. We also had the mussel red curry which was delicious and we could not stop eating, the pizzas are also very good. We also frequently go there...More

Thank aleth2014
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Really interesting food selection for all persuasions, but the Bloody Mary's are the best in the Galaxy !

Thank justbeachin2016
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Recommended by a friend as good place for burgers, seafood pasta and milkshakes. The burgers were big, real beef and tasty. The seafood pasta was tasty and yummy and the milkshakes were a meal on its own. An absolute winner!

Thank Colette C
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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, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View
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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