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Jabula, South African Restaurant

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1 South Pier Road | Telfords Quay, Ellesmere Port CH65 4FW, England
07803-604837
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night
Dessert

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  • 515
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    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 5
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing food and service

What an amazing place, 1st time of eatinh here and won't be the last time. The food is superb, and presented excellently, the portions are very generous. I can not recommend this restaurant any higher. Staff are excellent and talk you through all the meats you try. Amazing!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
Lee G
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Heswall, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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628 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Heswall, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

What an amazing place, 1st time of eatinh here and won't be the last time. The food is superb, and presented excellently, the portions are very generous. I can not recommend this restaurant any higher. Staff are excellent and talk you through all the meats you try. Amazing!

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

Excellent food and service and entertainment was brilliant. Got to play the bongos with other guests who were having their birthday meals there. Great time, Food was plentiful and tasty. Will definitely make a point of going back when in that area.

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

A copy of the email that I have sent to them personally thanking Jabula :) I'd just like to say thankyou very much for such a gorgeous meal last night. I booked a last minute table for two at 7.15pm last night and both me and my partner were impressed with the service and food. We've both been before many... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Our second visit, very enjoyable, fantastic food, lovely friendly staff. Will definitely be back, good fun for a birthday. Thank you.

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Cheshire
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

A brilliant place to eat. Great for special occasions. Staff are very helpful and polite. Great Food with a view of the canal.

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Went for my birthday. Lovely food . Great staff.. . Bush tucker challenge alot of fun. Bongo drum playing at end of evening a riot. ! Superb atmosphere.

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Had a lovely meal 14th Feb 5.45 booking, free drink for us both on arrival 3 course set meal which was a sample of most of the meals they do i think, couldnt fault anything at all lovely staff hot food and great wine it would of been even better if the live music was on but never mind we... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Had a wonderful Valentines evening at Jabula. Great effort had been made to create a Valentine atmosphere from the restaurant decorations to meal presentation and a Valentines menu with sharing platters for starter, main and dessert. The staff were friendly and welcoming and the food was excellent giving the diner a real taste of South African cuisine including crocodile and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Partner booked valentines meal. Turned up on time to unwelcoming staff, no greeting had to seat our self in an empty restaurant and wait 20 min to ask for a drink menu ourselves.we were eventually given a piece of paper that had just been printed as a menu, no price, poor selection. When we asked about the menu the waitress... More 

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Annemarie G, Owner at Jabula, South African Restaurant, responded to this review

Jabula Restaurant always celebrate valentines over three days and as such we are always fully booked over these days. As a rule we also confirm all the tables, request a small deposit and explained that we do a set "special Valentines" menu for the day. The Menu was explained on the phone and we have requested any information regarding food... More 

England, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I went on a Sunday with a few girls from work, we had a lovely afternoon. We shared a few starters of crocodile bites, then a few had the game Africa and loved it. I had the Chloe's chicken parcel which was huge and delicious! I had to take the last bit home! We then all had desserts, they were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 South Pier Road | Telfords Quay, Ellesmere Port CH65 4FW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Ellesmere Port
  • Phone Number: 07803-604837

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 39
  • Cuisine: African

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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