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Butcher Boys Umhlanga Rocks

Lighthouse Rd | Shop 1, Lighthouse Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
+27 31 561 4106
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (235 reviews)
“empanadas” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lighthouse Rd | Shop 1, Lighthouse Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good steak - enjoyed the 300g perfectly aged Angus sirloin - medium rare. Our waitron was good fun, deserved a generous tip - venue is bustling with good service. An excellent choice...

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there a few times over the years. Always high quality with fast service. Superb quality meat, with mielie pap! Recommend the marrowbone potjie, grilled calamari and traditional south african desserts.

Thank lenfunk2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived at Butcher Boys in a foul mood... and then we got the last available table which was located near the entrance which therefore did not improve the state I was in... Anyhow, nobody is interested in my mood but why it changed could...More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Butcher Boys. Right across the road from another steak house. Where to go? I liked their logo and name so in I go. 8pm on a Saturday placed was packed. Seated at the very back by a window which was good and bad. Good...More

Thank Dizzyg33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today I had my worst meal and worst service Our family decided to visit Umhlanga today and had a meal Out of five meals three went back and the forth was also undercooked that she left more than half With so much choice in the...More

Thank Craig K
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Craig We are very sorry that you and your family did not enjoy your experience with us as we pride ourselves on great food and service. I would however like to chat to you about your experience in more detail as after chatting to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

They were very busy during the holiday season, the steak and ribs were very good, the service not so much

Thank Floristry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with family for a quick, early dinner out. Service was excellent - thanks Nando - and as promised, the portion of ribs was not a disappointment! All members of the party were equally pleased with their meals. Will definitely return!

Thank Benj0118
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a table booked at 8:00 p.m but arrived very early (45 mins) but the restaurant was quite happy to seat us and make us feel very welcome. The food did not disappoint. My husband declared that it was one of the best steaks...More

Thank Lynda_D_13186356
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lynda So glad you and your husband had such a great experience with us. Hope to see you again soon for another five star steak! Kind Regards Justin

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an awesome place ...not only was the the atmosphere and food excellent but the service was outstanding as well !! Well done Butcher Boys !! Will definitely be back again !!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
JustinTrollip, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi I must agree with you, we think we are awesome as well! See you on your next family holiday. Kind Regards Justin

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 6pm without a reservation. The restaurant was already busy. Comfortable and a tasteful interior. Very convenient as next door to the Holiday Inn. The Service was good. Well staffed. The food, texture, moisture and freshness is exceptional. So so delicious. I haven't...More

Thank Anne12508
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5 September 2017|
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Response from Heather H | Reviewed this property |
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11 October 2016|
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Response from CJ-what | Reviewed this property |
Yes bookings is essential.
7 May 2016|
Response from DerryckMyers | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are, we have high chairs for the younger kids and we have a children's menu catering fir kids up and until the age of 12. Kind Regards Derryck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lighthouse Rd | Shop 1, Lighthouse Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 4106
  • E-mail
Butcher Boys, an elegant upmarket steak restaurant and sister to our Florida Rd store which was established in November 1999 has now opened opened its doors in Umhlanga Rocks on the 1st of March 2017. This sanctuary for meat lovers serve the best grain fed beef South Africa has to offer and our wet & dry aging process results in exceptional quality and texture. Our in house butcheries will cut to your preference whether it be lean or with a little fat or of a particular weight or thickness. Our unique temperature controlled wine cellars proudly house a diverse selection of indigenous vintage estate wines from the fairest Cape and surrounds.
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