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Joops Place

9th Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 312 9135
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pepper steak” (14 reviews)
“filet” (24 reviews)
“entrecote” (5 reviews)
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9th Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must visit if you are into steak. This family run restuarant has been going for years and it's easy to see why! Without a doubt the best steaks in Durban!

Thank Caryn F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enough said! Book a table - don't miss out. I travel to Durban from the UK about once a year and always try to visit. You won't find steak like this anywhere in Europe.

Thank Mishu1
Reviewed 22 July 2017

From a simple grilled steak to a pan fried filet with sauce and button mushrooms with veg - there really isn't much in this world that comes close to a steak from Joop's place! Jopp (pronounced "Yope") is a master and you really have to...More

Thank Meredith H
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Top experience the best steaks in Durban for sure - high quality food with lovely and fresh veggies. Friendly service A must visit

Thank JohnyGro
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The joop's special is amazing. The staff are so friendly and more then happy to help. Very professional great place to take a partner or group of friends/ family!

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This place is top class. The staff are helpful and attentive. The steaks cooked by Joop are in a class of their own, world class. Consistently good and a must visit when in Durban.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The pepper steak that I had at Joops was the best I have had in South Africa and maybe in all of my life. It was perfectly cooked and the flavour was out of this world! It was really nice to watch Joop work in...More

Thank Brad P
Reviewed 8 June 2017

we eat here when we visit Durban,the food is outstanding the man is an excellent chef and we have never yet been disappointed

Thank Ray G
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We have visited Joop's Place many times over the years, and nothing changes ... which is a good thing, because if you are looking for the best steak house in Durban, this is it! Tucked away in a little center in Avonmore Road, it is...More

Thank Firefox330
Reviewed 17 May 2017

After watching the Sharks play (and just win) we were invited for dinner at Joops Place, our friends assured us that this restaurant served the best steaks in Durban and we were not disappointed. The service was good and cooked from fresh so it took...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9th Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 312 9135
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