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Flava Restaurant

17a Bain Street | Richmond Hill, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 811 3528
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“couscous” (2 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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17a Bain Street | Richmond Hill, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small Restaurant with a very friendly, relaxed atmosphere, food was delicious and will definitely go back.

Thank Les R
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I went out for supper and decided to try something new - I wish we'd tried Flava long ago - then we could have been enjoying all that amazingness for so much longer!! We both had the fillet medallions in creamy green...More

Thank Sue2612
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Nestled in a side-street off Stanley road you will find a little bit of heaven. A smallish spot that is big on flavor, not to mention quality. Headed by Chef John, this one man cooking machine produces some of the finest food I have ever...More

Thank Steven D
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic service as always and a lovely welcome from John, the owner, made the evening. We hadn't been here for a while which is a pity as we've been missing out on some of the best and most flavoursome food in PE. I started with...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Smallish, noisy, open to kitchen, crowded, but fabulous food . Had the prosciutto wrapped Kingklip with a delicious vegetable couscous. Wife had the Mediterranean salad with beef, very good. Street musicians performed a few songs and passed the hat, before we finished off with their...More

Thank 859garryc
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Surprised by an invite from a family member..this was really an enjoyable evening. Really scrumptious food...in fact almost made to order..the chef visited the table and took each of our 6 orders...and presented to perfection. Drinks for everyone ...loved the craft beers..really something special. Enjoyable...More

Thank G9240TTcharlesp
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had the most amazing meal and for the first time, I had a fillet steak that was prepared just the way I liked it. The entire meal was wonderful and John and his staff are absolute jewels. Definitely be back!!!

Thank Brenda N
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

John made a seafood pasta for me. I have never had a better seafood pasta anywhere. We all had different meals and everyone enjoyed their food tremendously.

Thank Thelma Audrey D
Reviewed 9 December 2016

excellent food and friendly service. The selection of food was suitable for all - vegetarians, fish lovers, gluten free. They were happy to change to all the girls needs

Thank CarolvgWatson
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

An end of year function proved disappointing in the following ways: the acoustics of the venue are poor so it is necessary for everyone to shout to be heard, creating an extremely noisy atmosphere. Three of the mouthfuls I had cut of my fillet medallions...More

Thank vixstroud
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17a Bain Street | Richmond Hill, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +27 41 811 3528
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