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Lupa Osteria

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6-12 Swapo Road | Durban North, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 941 1181
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  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6-12 Swapo Road | Durban North, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here twice and the food is amazing, flavourful. Veg selection was good. Staff friendly. Will definitely go back!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to dinner at Durban North on Friday night. Took along our own bottle of good wine as we usually do. Husband ordered a beer and then shared the wine with me over dinner. When we received the bill we were shocked to see that...More

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Yesterday we had a great time at a 30th birthday party at Lupa, bar service was on point as were the starters and pizza's. Drinks can be on the pricey side so be sure to check before ordering. Pizzas have good thin bases and plenty...More

Thank Darryn M
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I'd heard people talk about Lupa - and I'd driven passed many times - but never tried it. Had a look at their menu and saw they did gluten free pizza - so thought I'd give it a try! Really good pizza! Really great atmosphere....More

Thank JodySimpson
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Sunday dinner. Ordered the special fettuccine dolce vita langostines with cream R180, In my book not cheap- actually I am being indulgent with my food and budget. 1st problem - no fettuccine, no close alternatives like tagliatele or my favourite linguine. Only spaghettli - not...More

1  Thank Anasuyah
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

First time at a lupa restaurant and it won’t be my last! The homemade pasta was so delicious! Dessert was incredible too, can’t fault them on that. Did seem to be a slight mix up with the booking but they managed to rectify it smoothly!...More

Thank Lucinda B
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Went with 15 family members. We were seated in minutes. Ordered a combination of pizzas and pastas all with no complaints. All round good service and vibe.

1  Thank Rakesh K
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I recommend this place for pizza lovers. Their wood fire pizza's are definitely worth the drive to Lupa,

Thank Yolandi222
Reviewed 22 December 2017

How I love it when owners are involved in their businesses! Service and quality is always better when the boss is around. I have to commend Mrs Dlamini for her concerned interest in the comfort of patrons when they had a power failure during our...More

Thank Juanv v
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We popped in for a quick bite to eat and was met with happy smiling staff who made us feel welcome. They helped us decide on our drinks and we ordered food straight away. Our drinks were served promptly and our food came a bit...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-12 Swapo Road | Durban North, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 941 1181
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