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Butcher Boys Umhlanga Rocks

Lighthouse Rd | Shop 1, Lighthouse Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
+27 31 561 4106
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (234 reviews)
“empanadas” (9 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, Grill, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Lighthouse Rd | Shop 1, Lighthouse Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a table booked at 8:00 p.m but arrived very early (45 mins) but the restaurant was quite happy to seat us and make us feel very welcome. The food did not disappoint. My husband declared that it was one of the best steaks...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an awesome place ...not only was the the atmosphere and food excellent but the service was outstanding as well !! Well done Butcher Boys !! Will definitely be back again !!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived at 6pm without a reservation. The restaurant was already busy. Comfortable and a tasteful interior. Very convenient as next door to the Holiday Inn. The Service was good. Well staffed. The food, texture, moisture and freshness is exceptional. So so delicious. I haven't...More

Thank Anne12508
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent rib eye steaks and the ostrich steak was juicy and full of flavour. Good service and atmosphere. Will definitely return

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been there a few times and find the ambiance typical 'Steakhouse' which is great, the food, especially the Fillet is awesome. I have also tries Rump and Sirloin and both have been a great experience. Highly recommended.

Thank P49XRianl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waiter gave us great advice on serving us the last two bone in filets and wine. Food was great and the price is so right based on US prices. We would have easily paid 2 1/2 times more in Cleveland, OH, which has great...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a really tasty and tender steak and found the service top class, will definitely be going back for more...

Thank derekp591
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went for dinner and I should have booked. The popular resturant was very busy and the year-end functions in full swing. The hostes did find us a table and within 10 minutes it seemed that everyone was part of the electric...More

Thank Mylife2211
Reviewed 10 November 2017

My wife and I have just eaten out at Butcher Boys in Umhlanga Rocks, and I am sorry to say that it was mediocre at best. We are here on business, from CPT and leaving tomorrow. Lets start with the steak. The reason why you...More

Thank Stephen H
DerryckMyers, Owner at Butcher Boys Umhlanga Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Stephen First of all, we’d like to say many thanks for taking the time to review your dinner at Butcher Boys. Talk about a bad day in the office! For us, it doesn't get much worse than this. Stephen, your points are noted and...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

The tattooed waiter was excellent, knew his stuff and his Steak on the bone recommendations did not disappoint. The ambiance, service and the food lived up to expectations. Great stuff.

Thank Noma N
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5 September 2017|
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Response from Heather H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know
11 October 2016|
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Response from CJ-what | Reviewed this property |
Yes bookings is essential.
7 May 2016|
Response from DerryckMyers | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are, we have high chairs for the younger kids and we have a children's menu catering fir kids up and until the age of 12. Kind Regards Derryck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lighthouse Rd | Shop 1, Lighthouse Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 4106
  • E-mail
Butcher Boys, an elegant upmarket steak restaurant and sister to our Florida Rd store which was established in November 1999 has now opened opened its doors in Umhlanga Rocks on the 1st of March 2017. This sanctuary for meat lovers serve the best grain fed beef South Africa has to offer and our wet & dry aging process results in exceptional quality and texture. Our in house butcheries will cut to your preference whether it be lean or with a little fat or of a particular weight or thickness. Our unique temperature controlled wine cellars proudly house a diverse selection of indigenous vintage estate wines from the fairest Cape and surrounds.
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