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Max's Lifestyle

1328 MBHE Road | V Section, Umlazi, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 906 1393
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“township” (4 reviews)
“braai” (2 reviews)
“meat” (3 reviews)
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African, Barbecue
1328 MBHE Road | V Section, Umlazi, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Your visit to Durban will be incomplete if you don't take a 'shot left' to Max's. Enjoy South African music and food whilst washing that down with some great drinks.

Thank Seaparo P
Reviewed 27 August 2016

If you want to experience good African quizzine and Black township life style, then Max Life Style and Restaurant is the place to be. The atmosphere is very nice, people are welcoming, music is good and food is absolutely out of this world.

Thank 831bcm
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Hey Max. You have a great place and was sorry to have to get back on the bus back to Durban. Nestled in Umlazi, the South of Durban, this local meeting place caters for anyone wanting to experience the "SHISANYAMA" way of dining. Buy your...More

Thank Wally B
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a township or "kasi" vibe then this is the place to be at. They serve all sorts of meat and the music is great. This is a great getaway from the usual city life

Thank Thokozani M
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

The most amazing time at max's, the foods always amazing. Shisa Nyama (local style BBQ) Authentic traditional food. They also host special exclusive events with an array of local artists. There's no place I'd rather be on a Sunday... There's a beauty salon and a...More

Thank Stephanie_Kingston
Reviewed 30 January 2015

Imiss it so much especially now that i have moved out of durban....... but every time im home, i make it a point that i go there. Best ever!!!!!! Maxs Lyfestyle.

Thank bmtshali
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

Went to Max's lifestyle with my boyfriend. We loved everything about it. The cleanliness, service, the fact that's ATMs, security and also that there is a system of order when buying food or placing your order for the the braai. Very different to the Cpt...More

Thank Thandi2c
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Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

We here At Max and its the second time this happened. We place an order but inyama yethu lutho ukufika on time awazi noma kuqalwa kuhlinzwe inkomo yin before kosiwe

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Reviewed 29 April 2014

We went to Max's Chisanyama on Saturday the 26th of April 2014 as everyone has been raving about it. we were so excited when we got there. the place looks very welcoming and they have eveything that you need in one place including ATM's. The...More

2  Thank LebogangWaLovie
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  • Address: 1328 MBHE Road | V Section, Umlazi, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 906 1393
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