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Blue Dolphin

$$ - $$$Pizza, ,
175 Snell Parade | Blue Waters Hotel, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 327 7000
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (40 reviews)
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Pizza, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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175 Snell Parade | Blue Waters Hotel, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome pizzas and cold beers. Excellent service. Jumping castle for kids. Worth a visit for food or cocktails.More

Thank Graham P
BlueW, Guest Services Liaiosn. at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your stay. We are thrilled to hear that you had a lovely experience at The Blue Dolphin Bar, We look forward to your return, Yours in hospitality, Kirsten Anthony, Guest...More

Reviewed March 14, 2018

The setting is great and the food delicious (they only do pizza) but both times we went we had to wait a good 20 minutes standing at the bar to order drinks and food. This wasn't because it was busy. Both times we were second...More

Thank Juliette P
BlueW, Guest Services Liaison at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded March 17, 2018

Dear Valued Guest. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your visit at the Blue Dolphin Bar,We are disappointed to hear that you experienced difficulties during your visit, We can assure you this is not the level of service we...More

Reviewed November 13, 2017

Good and delicious food. Wide selection of different dishes. Friendly, helpful and neat staff, nice view.More

Thank MEEUROTS
BlueW, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your visit to Blue Dolphin Bar. As service professionals in the hospitality industry we continually strive to offer good service and meet our guest expectations. We are looking for forward...More

Reviewed November 8, 2017

Great buffet choices - restocked regularly. Pleasant decor. Ate as non-residents and were made most welcome. Under £30 for 2 with a drink each. So good went twice. Highly recommended.More

Thank Schoeningen
BlueW, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your visit to Blue Dolphin Bar. As service professionals in the hospitality industry we continually strive to offer good service and meet our guest expectations. We are looking for forward...More

Reviewed November 8, 2017

On our first night in Durban we ate here and enjoyed a chilled glass on white wine. The pizza was freshly cooked and we ate it in the enclosed garden. The service was good and was great value for money.More

Thank Daisy21Duke
BlueW, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your visit to Blue Dolphin Bar. As service professionals in the hospitality industry we continually strive to offer good service and meet our guest expectations. We are looking for forward...More

Reviewed October 5, 2017

Great ambience, great service, great food, good for couples, families, kids, great value for money, definitely worth a visit, live music on Saturdays... delicious pizza, well keptMore

Thank panthersen
BlueW, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your visit to Blue Dolphin Bar. As service professionals in the hospitality industry we continually strive to offer good service and meet our guest expectations. We are looking for forward...More

Reviewed July 28, 2017

Great breakfast and fantastic dinners! Special rates for the kids resulting in excellent value for money, very helpful staff making the whole meal most enjoyable.More

Thank hugo_coetzee
BlueW, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2017

Dear Valued Guest. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your stay with us. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to your return in the near future. Yours in Hospitality,...More

Reviewed June 21, 2017

The vibe and music was lovely with a chilled atmosphere. The pizzas were very tasty and value for money. The staff at the bar need to improve their service. I had to wait a while for service. Although the staff may be busy, they need...More

Thank 927sumeshr
BlueW, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your visit to Blue Dolphin Bar. As service professionals in the hospitality industry we continually strive to offer good service and meet our guest expectations. We are looking for forward...More

Reviewed June 12, 2017

We organised a company lunch at The Blue Dolphin on Sunday (11 June). Everything was pre-ordered but we had to order extra when we got there as the food was so delicious people wanted more. This was done quickly and served promptly! The manager on...More

Thank Rayne D
BlueW, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. As service professionals in the hospitality industry we continually strive to offer good service and meet our guest...More

Reviewed May 25, 2017

Why only open at 2, why not 12 if you serve food. And also make the menu bigger as the hotel has a full kitchen, and offer table service. Nice venue.More

Thank AfColl
BlueW, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2017

Dear Valued Guest. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your stay. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the venue. With regards to opening times it differs due to demand and events. We apologise for the inconvenience this...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
2:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
2:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
2:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
2:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Snell Parade | Blue Waters Hotel, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 327 7000
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Blue Waters Hotel
Description
This elegant cocktail bar serves artisan prepared thin based wood fired pizza, amazing!!! Superb award winning coffee. Located on the beachfront with a private garden. Child friendly with open lawn and jumping castle, and other child entertainment. Safe and secure. Ample parking. Open 7 days a week.
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