We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bush Tavern

) #4 of 8 Restaurants in Umdloti $$ - $$$ ,
1 South Beach Road | Umdloti Beach, Umdloti 4319, South Africa
+27 31 568 1266
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good55%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bunny chow” (5 reviews)
“calamari” (9 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1 South Beach Road | Umdloti Beach, Umdloti 4319, South Africa
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (131)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice quaint pub and restaurant , sea views , many large TVs for sport and good food at good prices. Free Wi -Fi Will always visit Bush Tavern when in the area.

Thank michelesmith2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great great bunny chow and never to beat Fish and chips with a view and vibe to love. Good vibe at happy hour but go for the food as its the best. Specials make it a reasonable and affordable eatery. Walk from your holiday accommodation...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great place to hang out with friend and enjoy the live music that isnt to overwhelming. pizza was good, calamari and burger were good. really can not fault the place

Thank RiSan03
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Nice venue upstairs above the garage at the Umdloti Circle – when we were there it was a calm warm day and we sat on the deck with great views - mostly pub style good quality comfort grub – I had a homemade delish Steak...More

Thank GDay1044
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Every time we come in to town this is the first and last place we dine at! Best bunny chow hands down, awesome views of the ocean, friendly staff and live music. Highly recommend!!

Thank ejenkins
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Last hours in Durban I decided to Uber to this side of the neighbourhood! The sea views and delicious food made my evening. It's a bar though with happy men watching soccer on the telly. Not a bad place. It has great views and is...More

Thank Racerchicklet
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a regular Friday Lunchtime venue for us, We have been going to the Bush Tavern since inception many years ago..The Fish and Chips are fantastic, the Bar has just about every drink you can think of and the staff are always friendly...not to...More

Thank Ron2324
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Standard and atmosphere still the same after many years - including waiters. Ideal spot for a couple of beers. Food is good value for money and surely a spot to be recommended when compared to the other venues.

Thank CMJGoose
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Staff great, approachable, accommodating and friendly. Food always good, I love there ribs but don't go by the lamb curry.

Thank russellrowantree
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The location of this restaurant is hard to beat and there is nothing better than having lunch and a couple beers here on a hot day. The wine list is above average and includes a nice variety. There are also a good few choices of...More

Thank DaneSalmon
Nearby Restaurants
Mundo Vida
285 reviews
.03 km away
Bel Punto
343 reviews
.00 km away
La Casa Nostra
127 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Umhlanga Main Beach
648 reviews
6.75 km away
Gateway Theatre of Shopping
462 reviews
7.81 km away
Sibaya Casino & Entertainment Kingdom
208 reviews
3.16 km away
The Spa at The Oyster Box
23 reviews
7.01 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bush Tavern staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 South Beach Road | Umdloti Beach, Umdloti 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umdloti
  • Phone Number: +27 31 568 1266
  • E-mail
Rob and Steve Connor (Owners)Telephone +27 (0)31 568 1266 and Fax +27 (0)31 568 1266
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing