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Cowey Road, Durban, South Africa
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chow mein” (3 reviews)
“sushi” (4 reviews)
“tasty” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
Cowey Road, Durban, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Tong Lok was recommended by our host at Durban View Guest House and was within easy walking distance of the accommodation. The staff and owners were courteous and attentive. We chose one of their set menus, which was delicious! Thank you.

Thank Wim V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

ambience is not the best , but that is made up for by the tasty and authentic chinese dishes on offer-----the sweet and sour pork is exceptional and all the servings are ample---great for a group or family sharing a few dishes--only sour note is...More

Thank bradleybdpw
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Very good service. The portions were perfect. We ordered a range of prawn, chicken and pork chow mein and chop suey which were all good. The sushi was fantastic. Always get a good meal here either dining or takeaway

Thank Lizelle7
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Great Chinese restaurant. Nine of of has lunch on Sunday and had a variety of dishes from the menu. No complaints as all of us enjoyed our meal. Good service too.

Thank wacky999
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Have been there a few times & had the sit down set menu. Delicious food & cannot complain about anything that we have eaten there. Food arrives freshly made, not precooked & warmed up.

Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

first time being in this cosy restaurant coincided with their sushi special, i think it must have been a wednesday. it was the first time of many times that i have tried to get the mam to appreciate sushi but it was without success though...the...More

Thank mfundom2015
Reviewed 16 January 2017

If you love Chinese food this is the place to go. Having tried many other venues, we keep going back to the above as it's really good food. Never had anything to complain about which is normally the case with other venues.

Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 5 January 2017

If you enjoy Chinese, Tong Lok is the best. Lovely intimate restaurant, excellent service. Chow mein is divine! Flavours are excellent. Felt good about paying for good food.

Thank Maloshni
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

I make a point of visiting Tong Lok whenever im in Durban They make the best hot and sour soup on the planet and i had the entire bowl on my own. I also enjoyed their rainbow rolls and salmon roses. Nothing fancy about the...More

1  Thank StevieSA
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We have had some good meal here. Restaurant is basic but service was good and staff friendly. Had an enjoyable evening.Will return.

Thank Daverab66
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cowey Road, Durban, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
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