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Julio's Continental

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175 Davenport Avenue | glenwood, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 201 3133
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A few months ago I gave the place a 5 star rating of their prawns (which has always been great for years), however, I have been there on 2 subsequent visits and on both visits I was left disappointed. On my latest visit, I was served under cooked and lesser than usual size prawns. The presentation was also poor, which... More 

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Thank D P
South Africa
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Julio's Glenwood has become our favourite spot for genuine Portuguese Chicken Peri-Peri al la LM. What can I say, every time it has been truly awesome! I can understand why they won't let you share a whole chicken between two but the two halves as we normally have are large enough for us each to take a 'doggy bag' home... More 

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Thank russella985
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Seven of us had lunch on Sunday at Julio's. The place is clean, nice benches on the veranda and very airy. I had the Paella which was very tasty and a bargain at R79! The waitresses were efficient and polite. We didn't have to wait too long for our food to arrive although the restaurant was full. No one had... More 

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Thank Wacky N
Durban-Corbieres, France
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Having written a positive review before I have had to change my opinion. My last few visits have shown a deterioration in many areas from the quality of the prawns which are now much smaller, the ridiculous Greek salad that cost R48 but was just filled with lettuce two slices of tomatoes cut into quarters a few olives and small... More 

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1 Thank Anita2205
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We ordered a escargot starter, Prawn and Chicken main meal... 1. The staff doesn't wear uniform so you don't actually know who to speak to when you arrive, you cannot tell who is the waiter or manager. 2. WRT our order, we called at 7 they said it would be ready in 20 minutes, we arrived at 7:30 the food... More 

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Thank Zamakhathide K
Durban, South Africa
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

A huge thanks to Portia for assisting with our year end staff party for 30 people. During a busy festive season with multiple other staff party's on the same day the service and food was OUTSTANDING!! We enjoyed a 3-course menu all tastefully prepared and presented. Best value for money. I am still hearing my colleagues rave on about the... More 

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Thank shuhana h
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

When we lived on the Berea Julio's Continental was one of our regular haunts because of the good quality, no frills, friendliness of it all. Going there last night was like coming home. Like just as good as ever!

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Thank Themi V
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

I decided to surprise mom with a visit from Australia on her 60th Birthday. Julios being her favourite restaurant, I thought it was the perfect place to play the surprise out. And it truly was... the staff were amazing with the support I received during all moments of the organisational process. Fast forward to the day - 20 people; all... More 

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Thank Diane B
Johannesburg, South Africa
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

A large crowd of us went out for supper. I wish i could remember the waiters name, he was fantastic! We were kept well topped out throughout the night. We enjoyed our food and would recommend it for anyone to have a good relaxing night out.

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Thank jackace2014
Westville, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Julios Continental Restaurant is situated opposite Bulwer Park and next to Stella Sports Club in Helen Joseph rd (Previously Davenport Rd) The restaurant has homely or rustic atmosphere with an open veranda overlooking Bulwer Park. The restaurant has tables and chairs in the dining section as well as a separate bar area. The food on offer includes starters, salads and... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Seafood, Portuguese, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Davenport Avenue | glenwood, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 201 3133

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?