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Butcher Boys

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Florida Road, Durban, South Africa
031 8248312
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great steaks!

I frequently visit this restaurant and have never had anything but excellent food and service! I would recommend it to anyone who enjoys and knows his/her steak, but not limited to just steak!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
joemcp
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Durban
Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Large groups
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Durban
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I frequently visit this restaurant and have never had anything but excellent food and service! I would recommend it to anyone who enjoys and knows his/her steak, but not limited to just steak!

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durban
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This place is always very busy. The best steak and ribs is found here. One can walk in any time if you need to eat here. Reservations will always be practical as this palce is so very busy everyday

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Scottburgh, South Africa
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The four of us had a totally different selection of mains. Unusual to have fish served in a steak house but our guest loved it, perfectly prepared and presented. The rest of us had a variety of steaks - each reaching its own virtuoso of excellence. Not over the top with narcissistic flourishes, but in the most understated manner -... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We visited Butcher Boys on Father's Day and my partner required a specially prepared meal due to health reasons - this was absolutely no problem for our hard working waitress who arranged everything perfectly despite the restaurant being full. They would have scored 5 stars if the chips had been good but they were unfortunately over done.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We were here for lunch and were pretty happy with the restaurant in general. The food is famous for being delicious and all 5 of us were happy with our meals (we ordered the burgers, steaks, chicken and Kingklip). One area of improvement is the number of wait staff that was present, we were frequently waiting to place drinks orders,... More 

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Port Alfred, South Africa
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

I had the opportunity of going here this year around April. I was looking for a place to have some sushi, but a friend suggested I had to try this restaurant. I normally judge places by their wine list and the variety of the wine on this list was outstanding. I ordered a good red wine, and also the combination... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

As the saying goes; When in Rome, do what the Romans do... So when at the Butcher Boys, why would you eat anything other than Steak? I had the 600gm Fillet on the bone and it blew me away... juicy, tender and tasty! Carnivores cannot miss this place.

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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We had a lovely dinner, sitting on the terrace. The service was good and the steaks were very good quality. We had snails and squid to start and a reasonably priced bottle of wine. Definitely worth a visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Top quality steak, perfectly and simply cooked with great sides and excellent service from the staff, good atmosphere and happy to recommend and will definitely be back on my next visit to Durban also and just importantly VFM.

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

This is my review that appeared in The Mercury on April 10 I FELT like a really good steak – just a simple steak perfectly cooked with maybe a smear of English mustard. Which of course was unusual. As I cook a mean steak myself. it’s something I seldom order at a restaurant. So I cajoled Craig to join me... More 

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Additional Information about Butcher Boys

Address: Florida Road, Durban, South Africa
Phone Number: 031 8248312
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Florida Road, Durban, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: 031 8248312

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Large groups

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