Durban Restaurants for mums at every stage

From the moms wrangling toddlers, to matriarchs who deserve a bit of glamour.

Moms with young children head to…

The Deli at Makaranga: compile a delicious picnic basket from The Deli and disappear into the Makaranga beautiful gardens, you laze in the tranquil surrounds, while the kids run and play in timbered play area, rock garden and jungle gym. Go to

Burndale Farm: there is so much to keep kids busy and stimulated at this one of a kind venue, from a play area to an animal farm, to even art classes and more. The food is pretty good too. Call: 032 947 0133

Where to go with the tween? Well, what could be better than…

Delish Sisters: show your tween what a bit of entrepreneurial spirit is all about at this beautiful little spot run by two young and enigmatic sisters. Go to

Surf Riders Food Shack: brunch and beach? Head to this seaside spot for all-day dining, and then check out the surf. The tweens will love the desserts from chocolate mud pie, sticky toffee pudding and churros. Call: 031 825 8528

You and your teenage daughter will love…

Market in Durban: Market promises a grand day out in its courtyard complete with 18th century French garden furniture and a central fountain, encircled by a ring of Leopard trees. The dappled light makes for sublime mom and daughter selfies, just saying. Go to

The Cellar Restaurant at Honeywood: come here for some serious quality time. Book in at the forested spa, followed by a languid meal at the beautiful restaurant. Go to

Just you and mom, two girls out on the town should make a booking at…

Tsogo Sun Beverly Hills: slip on those heels and enjoy an evening of glamour and revelry: expect magnificent views, delicious food, and cocktails shaken just right. Go to

Ghost Mountain Inn: one night? Take the weekend for spoils aplenty at the Ghost Mountain Inn. There’s a pool for sunset cocktails, safari game drives to be enjoyed, fine dining and a spa. Go on, you deserve it. Go to

Spoil the matriarch at the exquisite…

Hartford House: disappear into the magical realm of this midlands hideaway where all your foodie dreams will come true, in the most gracious and tranquil of surroundings. Go to

The Oyster Box: Offering classic opulence and timeless elegance, against the backdrop of the ocean. There are a number of dining options to choose from here. Whatever you choose, be assured your matriarch will be treated like a queen.