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Frangipani Restaurant Days At Sea

39 Effingham Parade | Days At Sea, Trafalgar 4275, South Africa
+27 39 313 0013
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“wine list” (2 reviews)
“moments” (2 reviews)
“surprise” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
39 Effingham Parade | Days At Sea, Trafalgar 4275, South Africa
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I decided to treat my partner to a surprise dinner the day before her birthday. The decor is very presentable and elegant. Each member of staff is immensely professionally gracious in their treatment of guests. The menu is interesting and sufficiently varied to cater for...More

1  Thank TheKhamisas
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We were staying at Days at Sea and when we arrived we decided to eat here for the first night. I must say that whilst more expensive that the restaurants in the area it is by far the more superior and the most exquisite! We...More

1  Thank Andy R
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent cuisine, a mix between local, European and Asian styles. We enjoyed each single meal there, and can only recommend the refreshing meals which were not heavy or fat. Excellent wine list also

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Reviewed 15 April 2016

Incredible views ! Whilst seated at your table, a fantastic projector plays live concerts whilst sipping on some of the finest wines ! wonderful atmosphere , friendly, sexy, elegant and yet all enveloped in a natural and beach like atmosphere. Fantastic service, fresh produce and...More

Thank Victoire S
Reviewed 23 January 2016

All guest requirements are met with due care and diligence. the staff are dedicated and try and meet all your requirements. Our needs were perfectly attended to and we enjoyed our lazy lunches and blissful dinners

1  Thank Suren P
Johann1987, General Manager at Frangipani Restaurant Days At Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2016

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your experience. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon for more lazy lunches and blissful dinners!

Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

No better way than starting the new year with a dinner at Frangipani Restaurant Days at sea. The food was exquisite, the service was excellent, the view was breathtakingly beautiful and it was just a phenomenal evening. They spoiled us with Johann the Manager singing...More

2  Thank Terina S
Johann1987, General Manager at Frangipani Restaurant Days At Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2016

thank you very much for taking the time to write this wonderful review. It was not hard entertaining guests that keep wanting more! It was wonderful to have you here with us celebrating the new year, having wonderful food and drinking excellent wines! We are...More

Reviewed 13 November 2015

The last time I had a comparable dinner was at Test Kitchen, Cape Town. Look at the attached picture as it came out of Molly's and Guido's kitchen: Summer Truffles from France on a Fried Egg served on a perfect potato mash, baby beet root...More

1  Thank Hayley D
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Unbelievable! Best food on the South Coast. And a view to die for.They serve a 3 course set menu which turned out to be a 5 course menu. Like in Hartford House the Chef explained and we enjoyed.

2  Thank madenik
Reviewed 22 January 2015

Molly the chef surely knows her way around the kitchen, a perfect meal every time presented perfectly. The atmosphere is stunning with live music concerts projected on the wall just sets the right mood for the good food you're about to eat! The service of...More

2  Thank burgermandi
Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining at the Frangipani restaurant at the Days at Sea boutique hotel on Saturday 20 December 2014. What an exquisite place!! The food was superb. A set menu to die for with no fuss food that actually tasted as good...More

3  Thank NadiatenCate
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Questions & Answers
27 July 2017|
Response from DAYSATSEA | Property representative |
Dear Shan, Our Frangipani Restaurant is open by reservation only for guests from outside. Actually it is open every day, but when our Suites and the Beach Villa are fully booked it might be not possible. Please call us to... More
Polly F
26 December 2016|
Response from DAYSATSEA | Property representative |
Good morning Polly. Thank you for your enquiry. I have tried to contact you telephonically. I will try again a bit later or you can give me a call on 039 - 3130013. Kindest regards Neo Mortada
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Effingham Parade | Days At Sea, Trafalgar 4275, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Trafalgar
  • Phone Number: +27 39 313 0013
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The Frangipani Restaurant at the Days At Sea Hotel is situated above the Indian Ocean in a tropical garden with old frangipani trees. The set dinner menu is written on a board and offers every day changing fresh products. White table cloths and cotton serviettes go with with fine dinner glasses and porcelain. Your food and wine will be served by our friendly competent waiters who are always willing, they will be sure to make your experience a memorable one. The Frangipani restaurant has a huge wine cellar where guests can walk in and choose their wine choice from. The extensive platinum awarded wine list by Diners International was awarded the 2008 wine list of the year. It is a casual smart atmosphere with Cafe Del Mar style music. In the evening live concerts like Pavarotti and friends are projected onto the wall of the restaurant setting the perfect mood. Dress is smart casual so be sure to look your best.
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