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“Great Steak”
Review of Butcher Boys

Butcher Boys
Ranked #2 of 618 Restaurants in Durban
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: 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.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Great Steak”
Reviewed July 3, 2014

A nice place with quality food and service, a bit full on a Saturday during INDABA, I had to wait 1h30 for my table that I reserved, but the food was great, affordable and service was professional. I'd return on my next visit to Durban

  • Visited May 2014
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London
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Always Exceptional ”
Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Been here a few time whilst visiting Durban. Most probably the best Steak House in the world!!! Definitely better then any visited in the UK. Good sized portions, cooked to perfection. Excellent Prices.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Level 6 Contributor
200 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
“Just Excellent. you are sure to have a really good time at Butcher Boys”
Reviewed June 29, 2014

This is my second time in Durban and I would like to say that I will definitely come back for the third time.
Butcher Boys' service are so friendly. They make you comfortable so that you can have a really good time.
I had the cote de bœuf which is one of the recommended signature dish and as always it is divine,
The salads, if you want to go green, are really good. I would recommend the Greek salad and, of course, the billtong salad.
Wine selection is excellent as well as the dessert.
Just Excellent

  • Visited June 2014
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London, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
99 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
“Amazing food!!”
Reviewed June 9, 2014

Food was great and not too expensive either. They didn't have anything vegetarian on the menu, but when asked they could suggest three options, which all sounded great. Definitely try this place out!

Visited April 2014
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Level 6 Contributor
192 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
“Decent but unexciting steak house”
Reviewed June 3, 2014

We were looking for a good steak on Florida Road and found Butcher Boys. The service was very good and the décor fine. The food was perfectly okay but not memorable. Having spent the day on the road following Comrades it was disappointing to be faced with a salad covered in a creamy, dressing. My steak was okay but the ribs a bit small and spicy.

Visited May 2014
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