We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Butcher Boys Grill - Hillcrest

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
, Durban, South Africa
Website
Improve this listing
Add hours for Butcher Boys Grill - Hillcrest and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 35 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great friendly place with excellent food

if in durban, well worth trying. wine and food is great and the service is excellent!! the neighborhood is also pleasant and inert.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2014
onpiste
,
Broadway, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
Add Photo Write a Review

35 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Broadway, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
31 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

if in durban, well worth trying. wine and food is great and the service is excellent!! the neighborhood is also pleasant and inert.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Johannesburg, South Africa
Level Contributor
107 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The food and service and atmosphere is really good here, and the menu selection also above average. We had a great night out with the kids.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We were a table of 12. They were keen to get drinks to the table, but were slow to take our meal orders. The starter helpings were generous, I have the Ceasar salad which was a meal in itself. The steaks were all cooked as requested from "Blue" to Well done. The meat was tender and most enjoyable. I did... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Durban, South Africa
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Good service and steaks grilled as requested. They even have a selection (somewhat limited IMO!) of Craft Beer. None of this comes cheap - but it was worth it!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town
Level Contributor
20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

This part of KZN is a tough place to find a good eating venue. I'd all but given up when I came across Butcher Boys. It was such a pleasant surprise. The steaks are incredibly well prepared. The menu has excellent variety for every taste and they have a very competent wine selection. The service is very good as well.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Durban, South Africa
Level Contributor
17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We always visit Butcher Boys when we are in the mood for a good steak. We are never disappointed. Service is also good.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tel Aviv, Israel
Level Contributor
126 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

Actually I went there twice in 5 days business trip. I recommend the green salad Feta and billtong, for the main course the Cote de Boeuf. It is just excellent! The minus. the service is quite slow.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

I use to live in the Hillcrest area about five years ago but I’m now settled in the UK. On a recent visit back 'home'; we had dinner here with friends. It was very enjoyable! We got a friendly welcome; the service was surprisingly quick as they were very busy, the food was tasty and cooked perfectly. The general atmosphere... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Durban, South Africa
Level Contributor
23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

Standards are consistent. Always excellent steaks and above average service. One criticism is the quantity of the (excellent) sauces. Just silly for the price.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Durban
Level Contributor
36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

Waitrons well trained. service very good. Food well cooked and all 5 people at our tble were very happy with their meal

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mark S, Public Relations Manager at Butcher Boys Grill - Hillcrest, responded to this review

Hi @DurbanHappyWanderer, Thank you for your positive feedback. We hope you and your 5 friends will visit Butcher Boys Hillcrest again soon! More 

Travelers who viewed Butcher Boys Grill - Hillcrest also viewed

Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
 
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
 

Been to Butcher Boys Grill - Hillcrest? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: , Durban, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Butcher Boys Grill - Hillcrest staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?