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Mundo Vida

1 South Beach Road, Umdloti 4350, South Africa
+27 31 568 2286
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
3 days ago
“Delicious”
2 weeks ago
“Pleasant environment”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
1 South Beach Road, Umdloti 4350, South Africa
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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Everthing from start to finish was excellent. World class. My wife had the filet and I had the fish. We are both very fussy eaters and don't settle for second best. We have dined in top restraunts all over the world and you compare with...More

Thank mervyn l
MundoVida, Manager at Mundo Vida, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review and providing us with your feedback - it is always appreciated. We make every effort to make everyone’s dining experience at Mundo Vida a truly memorable one and how lovely to hear that...More

Reviewed August 25, 2016

This was our second visit to this restaurant, where we had previously had an excellent meal and weren't disappointed second time around in terms of food. Service was good, but not excellent, but the annoying part of the evening was the bill. We ordered a...More

Thank Nev2015
MundoVida, Manager at Mundo Vida, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review and provide us with your feedback - it is always appreciated. We are so sorry to hear that your experience at Mundo Vida wasn’t to your satisfaction. We take great pride in our service and cuisine....More

Reviewed August 22, 2016

Had a wonderful lazy lunch with a friend. Service was great and food was so awesome. To start we had the butternut soup, Confit Duck my firm favourite. We had Pulled pork tacos, salmon gravadiax, antipasti platter, dark chocolate tart not one of those dishes...More

Thank Heather T
MundoVida, Manager at Mundo Vida, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and to provide us with your feedback - it is always appreciated. We make every effort to make everyone’s dining experience at Mundo Vida a truly memorable one and we are delighted to hear that...More

Reviewed August 10, 2016

Great restaurant. One of my favourites. Great view over the ocean. Service and food is excellent! Owner gives it a special touch by talking to clients and assisting in choices.

Thank 666Nadine
MundoVida, Manager at Mundo Vida, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review and provide us with your feedback - it is always appreciated. We look forward to your next visit here at Mundo Vida.

Reviewed August 10, 2016

We took special guests for dinner. Our party of 4 waited endlessly for our food. No management was anywhere to be seen. Despite the restaurant not being busy, the attitude of staff was definitely not what one would expect from a restaurant. When our food...More

Thank Gitta6
MundoVida, Manager at Mundo Vida, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for taking the time to write a review and provide us with your feedback - it is always appreciated. We are so sorry to hear that your experience at Mundo Vida wasn’t to your satisfaction. We take great pride in our...More

Reviewed August 9, 2016

The food here is something really special. I had the Salmon and it was out of this world. The service and attention to detail is a real WOW.

Thank Rodney M
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Travelling for business again, I always have fish when I visit any of our coastal cities. We stopped for lunch at Mundo Vida and I decided on the Wahoo dish. It was excellent! The fish was perfectly cooked and vegetables just right. The fish was...More

Thank Anton N
Reviewed July 29, 2016

The proprietor and chef are family and their personal touch comes through in everything they do. The staff are attentive and also know their menu. We enjoyed the food - its of an excellent quality but I think the ambience is enhanced by the staff

1  Thank SZavahir
Reviewed July 23, 2016

I visit family in Umdloti several times a year, oddly enough we have never had a meal at Mundo Vida before. The location is stunning and the restaurant has good ambiance. The service was excellent. We went as a family group with children aged 5,...More

Thank Sula1968
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Had a great meal at Mundo Vido,we had a great table on the veranda with stunning sea views.Our waiter Raven was superb and eager to help.The food was good although a little on the pricey side.The wine list is comprehensive but expensive.Overall a good special...More

1  Thank gcdurban
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Mark L
Can I book the best table in he house on Monday 13th March for dinner around 7.30 pm
February 19, 2017|
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Response from MundoVida | Property representative |
Thank you for your booking request. You are more than welcome to book a table on the 13th of March around 7:30. Please let us know for how many people we must book and if possible please provide us with a contact number. You... More
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Phone number? Are reservations necessary? If so how long in advance? Thanks!
January 15, 2016|
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elisabeth4020
Bonjour, je suis d'accord avec les autres avis,mais suis-je la seule Européenne à avoir profité de l'excellence de ce restaurant? Européens ou autres, allez-y.
October 10, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 South Beach Road, Umdloti 4350, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umdloti
  • Phone Number: +27 31 568 2286
  • E-mail
Description
INSPIRED BY OUR CULINARY ADVENTURES AROUND THE WORLD With its prime location on Umdloti Beach, Mundo Vida offers patrons seafood and bistro fare in a casual, yet professional environment. Escape into our culinary world of superior produce, exceptional cuisine, eclectic wines and acute attention to service detail. Our contemporary menu honours both our produce and great chefs who've gone before, by fusing traditional cooking methods with modern influences and tastes.