Dining deals in Durban
Moneybags writer, Alina Hardcastle has found some delectable food deals in Durban to keep your belly full and pockets fuller.
Whether it’s breakfast, lunch or supper, there’s a deal to accommodate your busy schedule.
Dig into La Bella Cafe’s lunch time specials for R50 between 12:00 and 15:00 from Monday to Friday.
Bamboo Sushi Lounge offers a buffet for only R145 per person.
This buffet special is available from Monday to Friday between 12:00 till 15:00 and 17:00 till 21:00; and on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays between 12:00 till 21:00.
A 10% service is charged to the bill.
Bar Ba CoA offers a R100 set lunch menu from Monday to Friday between 12:00 and 15:00. You can select a choice of starter: Greek salad, mixed empanadas, chicken livers or mussels; and a main: 200g Sirloin, Plato de polo, or Provoletta Argentina served with a side of chips or salad.
They also offer a burger and ice-cold draught beer for only R60.
Every day of the week, get the breakfast deal for R24.95, which includes two eggs, two pieces of bacon, grilled tomato, two pieces of toast and chips; or enjoy their daily two course meal for only R99.95 or R124.95 for a three course meal, between 11:00 until 15:00
Buy one burger for R62.95 and get another one free.
Order your favourite chicken noodle dish from the 500’s range on the Simply Asia menu, or a vegetarian noodle dish (403) every Monday to Wednesday this June and July, and get your second noodle dish absolutely free.
This offer is valid for sit-down and take-away orders and is not available through delivery services.
Order four selected medium size pizzas/pastas for only R200; or order two large pizzas, except Margherita, for takeaway and get selected small pasta for free.
This special is available on Sundays, Monday and Thursdays.
Every Monday and Tuesday, children under the age of 12 eat at Col’cacchio for free. One free meal from the Bambini menu will be available with every one paying adult meal. This nationwide special is valid from 6 June to 30 August 2016, and is only valid for sit down customers.
Enjoy selected pizzas and pastas ranging between R55 and R65, every Sunday and Monday from 17:00.
Buy a single original spur beef, chicken, rib, soya or Texan-fried chicken burger and get another one free. Your burger is served with your classic spur-style crispy onion rings and chips or baked potato or Spur-style rice. This special is available all day: and only for burgers on the Spur adult main menu and excludes the senior’s and kid’s menu.
This is sit-down only and is not available as a takeaway.
Dig into the taco sushi buffet for R119, available for lunch or dinner, every Monday at Taco Zulu.
Cape Town Fish market in the Waterfront is offering a 50% discount on sushi; hake and chips; or burger and chips, all day on Mondays.
Buy any chicken popper meal for R89 and get another for free on “Chicken Popper Night” (Mondays).
Moyo Ushaka is offering a winter set menu; R180 for two courses, and R210 for a three course meal. Highlights include: a West African peanut soup, Moroccan chicken supreme, and apple, butternut and white chocolate crumble. This special runs from Monday to Thursday and is valid until 31 August 2016.
Order tender chicken kebabs served with smooth creamy mash or chips and country vegetables served with a free drink for only R85.
Don’t miss out on Tuesday’s dine in special at Papa Giovanni’s. Get 40% off selected large pizza and pasta. Gluten free and Banting pizza bases are available.
Get 50% off sushi or 25% sushi platters and signature sushi every Tuesday at the Cape Town Fish Market. This special applies to sit-down only. No sharing or takeaways are allowed.
Panarottis offers a buy one get one free deal on Tuesdays. Buy any standard size pizza or pasta and get another free. This special is available all day.
Don’t miss out on Tinder Tuesdays; you and your date (or friend) can enjoy two burgers or burritos and two Amstel draughts for only R99.
Get a 200g rump or sirloin for only R72.95 and for every main meal ordered, a child gets 50% off their meal.
Enjoy half priced pasta and burgers every Tuesday at all participating Circus Circus Cafe branches.
This excludes ‘Mother of all” burger and kiddie’s burgers.
No takeaways or sharing is allowed.
Tuck into Spur’s “Rockin’ Ribs” special every Wednesday and get 400g Spur ribs for R89.90.You can add a top-up for R24.90 each: 125g calamari, four Buffalo wings or a quarter chicken.
Enjoy a 50% discount on colour coded sushi plates and Graça all day on Wednesdays at John Dory’s. This offer is for eat-in only and it excludes platters and other specialities.
Get half price pizzas at Taco Zulu.
On Wednesday, get 400g pork ribs for R89.95; 600g for R115.95; 1 kg for R139.95; and bottomless ribs for R159.95.
“Meat your budget” on Thursdays and get 50% off steak sirloin or rumps at Prime Grill and Butchery. This is an eat-in only special.
Ladies can order selected meals for R89.95 and get a free glass of house wine. Cocktails are also half price for ladies.
Order from their Ladies Night menu, which offers a selection of pastas, pizzas, chicken and salads, and receive a free glass of house wine (red, white or rosé); or order two large pizzas, except Margherita, for takeaway and get selected small pasta for free. This special is available on Sundays, Monday and Thursdays.
Don’t miss out on “Hersday Thursday”, get 30% off all main meals and enjoy R30 cocktails.
Eat as much pizza as you like on a Thursday at Panarottis for only R69.90, served by the slice, per person, from 17:00 onwards.
Eat as much sushi as you like at Cape Town Fish Market’s sushi buffet for R150; this buffet is available from 18:00 until 22:00. There is a R10 wastage fee, which applies per piece of sushi left by the customer. Neither sharing nor takeaways are allowed.
The sushi buffet selection is only from the buffet stand, not from the sushi conveyor belt.
RJ’s Steakhouse offers a dinner buffet on Fridays from 17:00 onwards. Adults eat for R119.95 and children under the age of 12 eat for R56.95. If you would like one plate serving then adults pay R79.96 and children under the age of 12 for R39.95.
Enjoy a chicken schnitzel on smooth creamy mash or chips and country vegetables, with a free drink for only R85.
Don’t miss out on Moyo Zoo Lake’s winter woza weekend buffet. Adults pay R225, children between the ages of six and eleven are charged R105 and children under the age of five years eat for free. Highlights include West African Peanut soup, sweet mustard potato salad, Durban lamb curry, and pear and sweet potato crumble. This special is available on weekends, and is valid until 31 August 2016.
John Dory’s is offering half price sushi platters and this special is only available on Saturdays from 11:00 until closing time. This is a sit-down only special and no sharing is allowed.
Order two large pizzas, except Margherita, for takeaway and get selected small pasta for free; this special is available on Sundays, Monday and Thursdays.
Enjoy selected pizzas and pastas for between R55 and R65 every Sunday and Monday from 17:00.
RJ’s Steakhouse offers a lunch buffet on Sundays between 12:00 and 15:00. Adults eat for R119.95 and children under the age of 12 eat for R56.95. If you would like one plate’s serving then adults pay R79.96 and children under the age of 12 for R39.95.
Enjoy slow roasted pork with all the trimmings including roast vegetables, Yorkshire pudding, crackling and apple sauce; and your choice of free drink for only R85.