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9th Avenue Bistro

Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
(+27+31) 312 9134
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (21 reviews)
“duck” (40 reviews)
“orzo” (8 reviews)
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French, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 452 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had excellent food and service on my 50th birthday celebration held at 9th avenue. All who had the duck agreed that it was the best ever tasted! Thanks for a great evening!

Thank DurbanKimJ
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food is amazing and the environment Is just perfect for a girls night out or a romantic dinner for 2.

Thank Zama Mashenge Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food, service, ambiance it was all fabulous. The goats cheese and chicken crostillant starter was out of this world. Best restaurant in Durban.

Thank SAtraveller80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came for my partner's 50th birthday dinner and did the 6 course with wine pairing. Service was very friendly, and the place was packed so I get this, but we waited and waited between courses and for the check. We did enjoy the food...More

Thank pcmasuedu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have had dinner and birthday parties here before but was disappointing this time.Menu has changed and there was not a great selection of dishes. Corkage of R70.00 seemed excessive especially when the red wine is messed on one of our table guests. Many dishes...More

Thank Daverab66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My experience having dinner was good not a wide selection of food dishers to choose from but the service was great and very accomdating.

Thank 958preggien
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a fabulous lunch with my ex CEO ( I'm now retired ) and I was not disappointed with the food . The calamari starter was beautifully plated and superb ( I don't usually eat calamari) The main dish of sirloin steak was magnificent and...More

Thank keithblond
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Had a great meal again at 9th Avenue celebrating a birthday with good friends and family. Outstanding food in one of Durban's finest restaurants.

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The restaurant is good. They have good ambiance. We went last week. The food was awesome. One person we did not liked so we told the management to change the waiter.

Thank car0linamary
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We had supper here. A small meal followed by desert. It was a quiet Monday night and all very pleasant. Location is odd. You could be hear it and not know. Fortunately our Uber driver knew it immediately and dropped us at the door.

Thank Angleseateam
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Jade A
Do we need to make a reservation?
4 February 2017|
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Response from pmoonsamy | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry for a rather late response but Yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: (+27+31) 312 9134
  • E-mail
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