food from Italy and beyond

please book on dineplan

our hours are updated regularly to suit demand

reservations and take-away orders

+27 (0)76 394 9558

regrettably no take-aways in high season

no children mid december to mid january under 10 years permitted for dinner

opening hours


open public holidays

monday to sunday

lunch 12h00 – 15h30 dinner 17h30 – 21h00


closed: monday

lunch 12h00 – 15h30: thursday to sunday

 dinner 17h30 Р21h00: tuesday to saturday

charmingly unpretentious

offering world class cuisine and consistent service, “the Tratt”, as it is fondly known, is a favourite amongst those who appreciate the laidback coastal feel, delicious food and the quality wines that are on offer

a landmark destination on the South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal

our wine list

a selection of top south african wines and MCC’s, prosecco, champagne and other Italian cultivars

a taste of the mediterranean

Interestingly varied, our food is contemporary Italian fusion 

homemade endings

lastly a selection of delectable house desserts and Italian coffee

weddings and functions

the venue

the interior is decorated in a colonial style with loads of character this intimate space seats 50 people comfortably.

The covered all weather loggia with screeded floors and ceiling fans seats 90 people and has hosted many memorable functions including weddings, birthdays and corporate events. The lower deck with its fabulous views out to sea perched above the Umkobi Estuary seats 40 people and is the ideal place for long lazy liquid lunches!

bottom of outlook road, umkobi beach, southbroom south

Trattoria La Terazza