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Cafe Jiran

) #59 of 528 Restaurants in Durban €€ - €€€ Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
151 Snell Parade | 151 Snell Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 332 4485
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pork neck” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (19 reviews)
“lasagna” (3 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
151 Snell Parade | 151 Snell Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 267 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived at that time of the morning, hunger pains were severe as we left Pretoria very early. The kids forced us to have some meals at this restaurant, which is nearer to the entrance of the hotel. We we told by the staff...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff do not care. I do not tip the staff because they are lazy and disinterested. To get a menu, a drink, a meal takes forever. If you want to die waiting come here.

Thank dianarorigues
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Service fantastic, food excellent and while staying at Bellair Suite we saw no need to go to any other restaurant.

Thank Kay V
Reviewed 5 June 2017

One Friday night we were looking for somewhere for a quick dinner when I said to my wife let us give Café Jiran another chance as we had been disappointed twice before. We went in and found ourselves a seat, received the menus which lacked...More

Thank russella985
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Have eaten here a few times now, food & service is good, nice vibe and nice terrace. Good value all round.

Thank AfColl
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The streets nearby all blocked off for a cycle race - getting close to anywhere for a late breakfast was impossible until we remembered Jiran. Although sitting outside can be a bit busy with guests leaving the suites upstairs/cyclists popping in for coffee and the...More

Thank melodygordon
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Often visit here on business trip. Interesting menu and good location to watch the passing show or have a casual business meeting. Food is well prepared and priced and service good. Good place to visit on our own or with company. Enjoy siting on sidewalk...More

Thank CgStell
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Staff/Waiters should be better trained in such an internationally rated establishment with above average pricelists. good selection of coffee and very tasty chocolate cakes.

Thank Dezy49
Reviewed 10 May 2017

My first visit to Jiran will definitely not be my last. The service was excellent. Perfect ambiance and delicious coffee.

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

At the quiet end of the Durban beachfront, Food and coffee was great, could not fault it or the service, Look out for the occasional monkey, that comes along looking for treat, when the guard turns his back.

Thank Marcus H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Snell Parade | 151 Snell Parade, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 332 4485
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Trendy cafe with fresh food and great coffee by day and Fine Dinning bistro with current and delicious food by night
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