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The Green Mango

9th Avenue, Durban, South Africa
+27 31 836 3680
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (59 reviews)
“crispy duck” (6 reviews)
“teriyaki” (2 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 21:30All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Thai, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9th Avenue, Durban, South Africa
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Reviews (109)
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the spur of the moment, my family and I visited the restaurant and we're pleasantly surprised by a lovely, understated setting and friendly, welcoming service. The menu has a variety of Thai, Chinese and Japanese food. The meals were nicely presented and delicious. This...More

Thank Rosalinda R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Japanese casual dining is absolutely a must whether you visiting the city, night out with family/friends, or date night. Ordered the Osaka Combo as Starter this entailed a magical array of 6 bamboo, 4 prawn california, 4 prawn amki, 2 prawn nigiri & 2...More

Thank Nasgti
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the service to the setting and the food, the Green Mango is absolutely SUPERB! We had ordered the platter for one as a starter and the crispy duck and mixed seafood teriyaki for the mains, ALL of which tasted great. The food comes fast...More

Thank Kashmica S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We ate our second meal at this restaurant recently and were as impressed as the first time! Their sushi is amazing! Beautifully presented and nice sized portions! Will definitely be back again and again! Seriously great sushi!

Thank JodySimpson
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Hubby and i went for dinner - was a nice quiet evening. Service was amazing and loved that the owner suggests meals if you are unsure what to try out. I had the chicken egg prawn fried rice and hubby had the deep fried duck....More

Thank sharonn198
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Was referred by a friend and was very impressed with the whole package. We only knew they had sushi, so the Thai and Japanese menus were a welcome sight. The Tempura prawns were such a treat, as to the chilli crusted calamari. The sushi was...More

Thank GIJax
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The food here is incredible. Nothing on the menu will disappoint. Believe me, this place rocks. Just wish we had one in Jo'burg. The crispy chili chicken, the authentic sushi, deep fried banana, dim sum, deep fried ice cream, teriyaki...... I could go on.

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We have been invited to try other restaurants that are indeed good, however, when it is our choice, we always go back to The Green Mango as it is still the best for Sushi. We share the platter and it is always excellent!

Thank Lerina
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We have been eating at this restaurant for years and it has never disappointed us. It has a great menu, authentic food at reasonable costs.

Thank michael f
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We were served promptly and politely. The beers were cold. The food was not bland and portion fair. I found it all a bit average but suspect I was expecting a roadside Thai type meal that we had from two previous Thailand trips. It's not...More

Thank Andrew_Durban460
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9th Avenue, Durban, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 836 3680
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