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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Night Club
“If your looking for late night entertainment, a pool table, and good drinks. You'll have to drive/uber here”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Perfectly located within the estate you will never be disappointed with a meal had at Ray's. With a pizza oven, bar, out door dining and kids play area all available this is the perfect spot for any eventuality :)”
  • 16 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Awesome beach with the famous hole in the wall and tidal pool. 20min walk so probably best to drive ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
“You will not regret eating here. The food is delicious, the servings generous and it's affordable.”
  • 7 locals recommend
German Restaurant
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“Restaurant with a nice vibe, great German Food and a wide selection of Local and International beers”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bar
“Watch the dolphins with magnificent Sea Views complimented with decent food. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Really great mediterranean food. Definitely give this restaurant a go while you're in town”
  • 13 locals recommend
Hotel
“Best Natal curry on the North coast. Eat at the retro 70's Salt Rock hotel on the veranda or order take aways. Delicious”
  • 19 locals recommend
Establishment
“Superb mountain biking opportunities through the iconic sugar cane farms of KZN”
  • 12 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“If you're looking for a taste of India, look no further than Impulse by the Sea. Impulse is one of the best Indian restaurants on the Dolphin Coast; their service can be a little slow, but the food is worth the wait. Their butter chicken is life changing!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Great for families - awesome play area for the kids Good for breakfast or lunch Small craft shops”
  • 16 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“Great vibe. Good for a chilled lunch with family or lovely night out with friends.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“ALCHEMY is a place to celebrate craft booze! Proud stockists of many craft drinks produced in South Africa, with a strong focus on Gin. Enjoy your favourite cocktail while nibbling on a selection of snacks ranging from topped Bruschetta to a deliciously spicy prawn bowl. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Hotel
“Incredible seaview over rim flow pool. Excellent food. Not suitable for kids”
  • 10 locals recommend
Cafe
“Delicious food in a beautiful setting with other interesting little shops around”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Great fresh croissants. If you're a coffee snob like myself then you're not going to have the best cup of coffee here, but it's not too bad. The pastries are amazing though.”
  • 15 locals recommend