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Havana Grill

Suncoast Casino | North Beach, Durban, South Africa
+27 31 337 1305
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Ranked #19 of 352 Restaurants in Durban
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse, International, Grill
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: Havana Grill offers an unforgettable dining experience with the combination of great food, an extensive wine selection, humidor for cigars and an environment that is relaxing, yet remains up-market. With views overlooking the ocean, excellent meals and attentive staff Havana Grill is a must when visiting Durban, Suncoast Casino. The restaurant specialises in steaks where they proudly offer grain and grass-fed cuts of meat; as well as seafood, lamb, poultry and game dishes. The wine list and cellar provide a variety of South African wines. Havana Grill is a popular choice for functions and events as the restaurant can be divided into distinct areas; as well as offers two private dining rooms. The restaurant is an ideal meeting place for corporates in the private dining room; or friends enjoying time together over a delicious meal. Havana Grill is open Monday through to Sunday. Lunch is from 12.00pm (kitchen closes at 2.30pm) and the restaurant closes at 5.00pm. Dinner service begins at 6.00pm (kitchen closes at 10.00pm).
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Durban, South Africa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Enjoyed a lovely birthday lunch. The lay out of various tasty dishes was enjoyable. the grilled chicken is divine...the sauce complimented it perfectly. The pink cool-aid was something that brought back some old memories for me. Thank you for great service and delicious food.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

A group of twelve we managed to order a variety of different items from the menu. Three courses each and everyone loved it. Service was prompt and ambiance great. Our third visit and everyone of them has been great.

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Durban, South Africa
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Been there twice in 3months, probably only because I have a friend who smokes and they still have a smoking section. They seem to market themselves as a having high quality meat and steaks. We had steaks (different dishes) on both occasions and the quality of the meat was at best average. In fact after seeing their menu and their... More

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Liverpool,UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

The food at this branch has gone down over the years. Quite possibly resting on their laurels . Very sad . Ate the Mozambique chicken. Not as good as I remember. Doused ( and masked ) in sauce. Chicken livers and calamari a similar unfortunate encounter. Service is enthusiastic bit ineffective. Asked for wifi password only to be told that... More

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Cape town
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise to find an absolutely amazing steak in a Casino Mall. Really attentative service. Great that they had both grain fed and grass fed free range beef on option. Had the grain vs grass plate and it just prove to me once again cows are meant to roam the pastures. They were out of stock on Grappa... More

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Robertson
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Great evening. An experience where the only Quich (whisky master) in Africa shared valuable knowledge.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The best steak that I had in a long time. Atmosphere is great. And they have extensive wine list. Make table booking on the loft.

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Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Started of the evening with a Beautiful Beef Caparccio, then melt-in-your-mouth Ostrich as a main and then a perfect-finish crème brûlée

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Brisbane, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I loved the Havana Grill and would highly recommend it. They have a good menu with lots of different and interesting meals. My partner had the T-bone steak which was cooked to perfection and I had the best pork belly I have ever tasted. Meals are huge so do come hungry!! The service was also very good... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Ever since we tried a Havana Grill taster plate at the first Taste of Durban, we have been dying to try them out. They always presented themselves at The Taste as edgy and original and it was with great anticipation that we put them on our list of reviews this month. I love Cuban music and with such a colorful... More

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