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Beira Alta

Lifestyle Centre | Shop 6, Lifestyle Centre, Ballito 4418, South Africa
+27 32 946 2388
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (73 reviews)
“chicken” (29 reviews)
“chourico” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Lifestyle Centre | Shop 6, Lifestyle Centre, Ballito 4418, South Africa
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Reviewed today

This restaurant has been upgraded since we previously visited and now features outdoor seating. The service was good and the client we had been invited by choose our meals for us. These were tasty and huge portions. Will go back

Thank SharksSupporter1
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can go to this place any day of the week and the food WILL simply not disappoint you. I have eaten here many times but this was the first time i took my toddler along .I was very reluctant to do so as toddlers...More

Thank Sumeshni P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We all know Beira Alta from Joburg and it is really great there! However I was pleasantly surprised with the Durban Branch. Actually I was surprised since we went there for lunch and there was some great specials for lunch. We had the prawns with...More

Thank jainesh h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Advertise original Pina Colada's but then only have premix iced Pina Colada's. One waiter on 5 tables. This is crazy guys. You have wait ages for your drinks.

Thank Jellybabe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The prawn pies and peri peri chicken was to die for. If I survive I will have it again. The service and ambience is good . Highly recommended forget the rest.

Thank RestaurantAholic
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious giblets as a starter to share, calamari tubes and tenticles as a main and a Portuguese steak with fries, everything cooked to perfection. Service was excellent

Thank chris h
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

The service is great the menu is well set out and the steaks are divine. Second time to visit and always the best steak in Ballito for me is the fillet!

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Beira Alta is our most favorite restaurant in Ballito and worth paying slightly more for a top class meal. Trying the peri-peri baby chicken is a must if you like Portuguese cuisine!

Thank _cpplas
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

One word.... simply excellent! I come to Ballito every 3 months and this restaurant is a must. Must try the mom's fried prawns...cannot ask for better

Thank Paolo M
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Beira Alta was a wonderful choice for dinner. The restaurant space was beautiful. Came with a large group of friends and had the chef recommend what we should order to share as a large group. We were presented with a delicious variety of dinner options...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lifestyle Centre | Shop 6, Lifestyle Centre, Ballito 4418, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Ballito
  • Phone Number: +27 32 946 2388
  • E-mail
Situated in the lush town of Ballito, a jewel on the KwaZulu Natal North Coast. Beira Alta has become synonymous with discerning diners looking for generous portions and Portuguese fare with a spicy African influence. Owner run and managed we pride our selves on warm hospitality, contemporary vibe and food that is cooked fresh.
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