Last night Timol left me at home all alone. I had prior knowledge of this so I visited a local store for some supplies before arriving home. I was out of Famous Grouse so had to make do with red wine. Here is what went down.
This morning, before our motorcycle ride, I said to my friend “I really feel like a big juicy & tasty beef burger”.
We went looking and I can now share a quick bit of valuable information about where to find the best & biggest beef burger in Durban (B&BBB).
I really fell compelled to share as I nearly fell off my chair today (shouting “wow!” a number of times) when the waitress brought the B&BBB (value for money) to our table.
It had colour, it was fresh (meat & other ingredients) and it tasted superb (I didn’t even have to add the usual chilli sauce). My friend and a couple of other patrons were hugely impressed with what they saw. The word “whopper” was used.
After eating the B&BBB, I went home for a lovely 2 hour power-nap; content knowing that breakfast lunch and dinner were now all taken care of in one foul swoop.
Although I only have a number of low quality Blackberry photos to get my point across; I believe they are of sufficient quality for you to be the judge.
The George doesn’t seem to have a nice website with photos, but I’m sure the owner will soon let me know if there is one.
You be the judge and be sure to let me know your verdict!
Now those of you that know me well, know that I like a really hearty breakfast at a really cheap price.
Spur (especially Southway Mall) has always been a front-runner. Their Westwood branch (also in Durban) improved vastly after slight prompting.
So obviously Timol and I got hugely excited when we came across Mimmos in Umhlanga.
A lovely Sunday morning ride on the motorbike or in the Ford Ranger with Roscoe the dog on the back.
We have been there a good few times and the waitrons are always so accommodating (Roscoe get fed bits of bacon fat).
The hot-deal breakfasts have been yummy and yes.. good value for money. Good parking outside too!
Look what you get for R24.90; one of the best deals in town
And for under R20.00
Buffet costs more if you want to pig-out
For the sweet tooth
Up close and decadent
Coffee (now this is where it slips a little)
The coffee could have been warmer.
The breakfast below.. (well the eggs speak for themselves: should have been soft)
The chicken sausages were “rubber” (taste & feel) and I tried to bounce a section of one to show Timol, who does not want to return to Mimmos.
Other things that morning were not firing a 100% but we won’t go there.
Now this blog is for celebrating good food and not having a go at anyone.
So I will forward this post to Mimmos and I am sure (just like Spur WW); they will up their game so they can continue drawing customers like Timol and I (who previously had at least three top drawer breakfasts in a row).
Good luck Mimmos!
We will visit once more and hope all is back to normal (please – I have seen you draw more customers than your neighboring “competitors”).
You are the only ones who can challenge Spur.
PS – I don’t go to W…Y and all the other spots who have failed to offer value for money in the breakfast department.