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Butcher Boys

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170 Florida Road | Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 312 8248
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Durban, South Africa
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5 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great ambience and attentive staff! Interesting and varied choices on the menu....not just a place for fine steaks!

Thank jcoldbeck
Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Everything was just perfect, highly recommended, the management and staff were very friendly full of smiles and my meal was outstanding, most enjoyable evening, will certainly go back in time

Thank Gilinsky
Durban, South Africa
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Butcher Boys delivers every time. We regularly meet my husband's brother and his wife there for lunch or we go there on our date night. You can either enjoy something from the al la carte menu or settle for the lunch menu, which is great. Staff are attentive and never hassle you to leave. Brilliant vibe and great steaks

Thank Althea I
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a fabulous experience! The food was out of this world and the service was fabulous! Would recommend Butcher Boys to anyone and everyone!! Thank you for a great evening!

Thank deJagger
Alan L, Owner at Butcher Boys, responded to this review

hi , appreciate your review Alan More 

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243 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our lunch here was perfect. Perhaps the best steak I have had. Certainly up there. Lovely pink centre of steak and seared outer. Great sauce. Great range of sauces. Prices very fair for what you get. One can see why BB gets it reputation.

Thank Angleseateam
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218 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this restaurant and rated it the best meal of our 16 day South African trip. The steaks were melt in the mouth tender. The waitress gave us different wines to taste so we could decide. The atmosphere was buzzy. The mini desserts are such a good idea and a delicious way to finish a memorable meal. The prices... More 

Thank UnaW
Alan L, Owner at Butcher Boys, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for your awesome review More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to butcher boys for a friends 21st dinner, it was incredible. At first when I saw the menu and prices I was shocked but once I had my first bite of the shrimp steak I forgot about the prices. Really exceptional service, relaxed vibe and excellent food. Definitely worth the money. Would go back again in heartbeat.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Alan L, Owner at Butcher Boys, responded to this review

Hi thanks for an amazing review. Alan More 

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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The meat is excelent. The service is fast. The road to the restaurant is dangerous. Anyway , all is ok.

Thank Anton R
Alan L, Owner at Butcher Boys, responded to this review

Hi Anton , appreciate your review More 

Groblersdal, South Africa
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40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Neat like a pin, service beyond description Had a Lambshank that was cooked meticulously. staff members are friendly with a very infectious smile Am recommending the outfit to pal, family, business people and travelled so. Take off your shoes, the chefs will do the rest!!!!!

Thank NoahRasy
Alan L, Owner at Butcher Boys, responded to this review

Hi Noah , appreciate your great review , hope to see you soon. Alan More 

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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely dinner here before the start of the Easter weekend. They offer an extensive menu from great Steaks, lamb and seafood. The wine options are also extensive but no so many by the glass. Staff and manager was very friendly on arrival. We were seated on the deck and served by a lovely waitress. She took time... More 

Thank Vimtha R
Alan L, Owner at Butcher Boys, responded to this review

Hi vim that , appreciate your great review Alan More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
Seafood, Steakhouse, European, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Florida Road | Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 312 8248
Butcher Boys, an elegant upmarket steak restaurant, opened its doors in Morningside, Durban in November 1999. This sanctuary for meat lovers serve the best grain fed beef South Africa has to offer and our wet & dry aging process results in exceptional quality and texture. Our in house butcheries will cut to your preference whether it be lean or with a little fat or of a particular weight or thickness. Our unique temperature controlled wine cellars proudly house a diverse selection of indigenous vintage estate wines from the fairest Cape and surrounds.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?