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Jabula - CLOSED

1 South Pier Road | Telfords Quay, Ellesmere Port CH65 4FW, England
+44 151 355 1163
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
5 Aug 2016
“RIP Jabula! ”
29 Mar 2016
“No visit... Just a heads up”
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 South Pier Road | Telfords Quay, Ellesmere Port CH65 4FW, England
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

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Thank Kirko2013
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed near here Easter weekend. This restaurant appeRs to be closed. Lots of work going on and possibly opening as something else. We were not aware of this and had planned to go!!

1  Thank MrsJonestobe2015
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I have been eating here for years. It's a fantastic location and the food is special. It is very authentic African food. It's the welcoming atmosphere that brings me back.

Thank Glyn_Carter
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We have visited Jabula many times over the last fouteen years and have had wonderful times there! However, we are very disappointed to find that Anne Marie and the staff didn't bother informing us last time we visited (3 weeks ago) that the restaurant would...More

10  Thank WanderlustGotMe
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Came here with my boyfriend for Valentines Day as we wanted to go somewhere abit different. The restaurant itself had a lovely relaxed atmosphere, we loved all the African decorations and the attention to detail! The staff were welcoming and friendly, I enjoyed when they...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

This was a fond farewell to Ann-Marie and the wonderful staff at Jabula as she is retiring after 14 years serving a remarkable South African cuisine. We took our niece Jas as she had never had the chance to go before. We were welcomed like...More

Thank neilwatson54
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Excellent customer service and food! I can definitely recommend this place. Just the rice was without salt but the other food was amazing!!!

Thank Silvia A
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Enjoyed a very tasty tasters South African menu here. Well served comfortable interesting surroundings, by pleasant well informed staff. . The Cape Babotie was delicious and Annemarie, Jabula's Friendly 'South African born and bred' owner obligingly told me how it was made etc. Loved the...More

Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Visited Jabula as staying at neighbouring hotel and had seen good reviews on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed Jabula is a hidden gem. We both had Durban currys one Chicken and one Mince beef both highly recommended, large portions and lovely presentation. Staff were...More

Thank Lanzachica
Reviewed 24 February 2016

The fourth visit to Chester and this restaurant. Great food and service especially if it's your birthday. Thank you

Thank Karen S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$9 - US$40
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 South Pier Road | Telfords Quay, Ellesmere Port CH65 4FW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Ellesmere Port
  • Phone Number: +44 151 355 1163
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Jabula Restaurant is a traditional South African Restaurant serving South African cuisine like Boboti, Durban Curry,Potjie, vetkoek, boerewors & pap, bunny chow, crocodile, ostrich and many more dishes. Jabula cater for vegetarians as well as gluten free or any other dietary requirements. Situated next to the Manchester Ship Canal, close to Cheshire Oaks, Blue Planet aquarium and Chester Zoo. With easy access from the M53 (Junction9) and parking in front of the restaurant. Live drumming and entertainment on a Friday nights, you can join in the drumming or dancing at the end of the evening.
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