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Trattoria La Terraza

Umkobi Beach | Outlook Road, Southbroom, Margate 4277, South Africa
+27 39 316 6162
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“pasta” (29 reviews)
“t bone” (17 reviews)
“prawns” (25 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Umkobi Beach | Outlook Road, Southbroom, Margate 4277, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately our experience during the holiday season was extremely disappointing. We waited for two and a half hours for our food. We were told the most basic things were off the menu, including bruschetta! Many wines were also unavailable. We were told when we paid...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank IvorP40
Nicolanegra, Owner at Trattoria La Terraza, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Greetings Ivor, Thanks for your review, unfortunately on the night you visited the Trattoria there was an Escom power out. Whilst we can power certain plugs and equipment from our generator, the ovens cannot operate nor can the coffee machine as they draw too much...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have never been treated so terribly by a staff member as Tineke (brunette with a nose ring-very distasteful disappointment of a hostess) who made absolutely no attempt patch up their mistake of loosing my booking which is a mistake that no restaurant can afford...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank latrattoriaisbad
Nicolanegra, Owner at Trattoria La Terraza, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Anonymous, Your amazing “review” definitely deserves a response. You say you made a booking with one of my “incompetent” staff at 5pm. NO ONE takes bookings except for myself in season EVER. We are NOT OPEN at 5.30pm, We open at 6pm in the...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great Italian food in a great setting on the river. Service was also great. I had Salmon which was very well prepared.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jannievdw69
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

A group of golfing friends and i visited the Trattoria whilst on tour and all enjoyed themselves so much we went back a few days later. The spaghettini prawns were magnificent.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank peteraQ7377XZ
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Yesterday we drove an hour thinking we would enjoy a lovely lunch for my husband's birthday...we have been here before and enjoyed the lovely setting and good food. What a disappointment...there is no longer a good standard here. The food was acceptable but there is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Adventure108360
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Had great bruschetta starts for the table as well as zucchini tempura with a very tasty mayo dressing. Speghetti was done ardent just like my Nonna makes and the tomato sauce was perfect, reminded me of Napoli. We sat inside due to the weather very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank WilliamT170
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We heard about this restaurant hidden away in Southbroom on the KZN South Coast from friends. Having spent a few nights close by, we decided to give it a try for lunch on Monday 24th September on our way home. We certainly were not disappointed....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Hugh1944
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Terrific location.Cosy atmosphere. Delicious meal Hostess very helpful and friendly. Secure parking facilities.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank georgebB616MS
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This lovely restaurant is tucked away next to a lagoon and a little haven. Seating is indoor or outdoor. Outdoor is right next to the lagoon which is stunning in the early evening. We sat inside as it is winter. I found it to be...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Travel_Girl_Reviews
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The food was absolutely amazing. Everything was freshly prepared and beautifully served. The peanut butter ice cream with honeycomb was absolutely delicious. Even though the portions are small and it is a bit too pricey, I will go back any time as the food is...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank thysswanepoel
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2 January 2018|
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Response from Nicolanegra | Property representative |
Greetings, In high season we do not accept small children under 8. Children are welcome for lunch. Out of season children are welcome for both lunch and dinner. Nicci Negra Owner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Umkobi Beach | Outlook Road, Southbroom, Margate 4277, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Margate  >  Southbroom
  • Phone Number: +27 39 316 6162
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