tashas umhlanga

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  • breakfast

    our free-range eggs may be ordered
    fried, scrambled or poached
    *these breakfasts are served with a side order of toast, butter & jam

    *classic R144 
    two eggs, bacon, two italian sausages,
    mushrooms & tomato

    *mini R104 
    one egg, bacon, one italian sausage, mushrooms & tomato

    breakfast royale R138 (v)
    two poached eggs, asparagus or spinach, lemon sauce & seeded bread
    add option of crispy parma ham R188 / macon + R176 / bacon + R170

    hummus toastie R118 (v)
    hummus, rocket, avo, roasted cherry tomatoes, feta, poached egg, za’atar spice & toasted village bread

    tashas french toast R116 (v)
    brioche french toast, berries,
    cinnamon sugar & mascarpone
    add option of streaky bacon + R38 / macon + R42

    plain omelette or scrambled R64 (v)
    our free-range omelettes & scrambled eggs are made with three eggs or egg whites

    *sweetcorn scramble R114 
    scrambled eggs, creamy sweetcorn, bacon, spring onion, italian hard cheese & micro herbs

    *salmon scramble R142 
    40g smoked salmon trout, scrambled eggs, cherry tomatoes, cottage cheese & chives

    *old school omelette R126 
    herb omelette, tomato, bacon, spring onions, mushrooms & grated cheddar


    livers on toast R108 
    sauteed chicken livers, garlic and parsley gravy, roasted cherry tomatoes, fried egg, rocket & village bread


    healthy appetite

    fruit salad R104 (v)
    add yoghurt + R40 / add muesli + R32

    citrus sunrise R136 (v)
    citrus fruit, banana, oat crumble, honey cream yoghurt, pistachio nuts & rose syrup

    creamed avo on toast R134 (v)
    creamed almond & avo dressing, fennel, labneh, chives, parsley, spiced pistachio nuts & cucumber on
    gluten-free bread
    egg option + R14

    oats R64 (v) 
    oats served with milk & honey
    option of banana + R18 / option of berries + R28


    toasted mexican flatbread or whole wheat wrap

    the sao paulo R136 
    grilled chicken, lemon, chilli marinade, cheddar, sundried tomatoes, coriander & yoghurt

    the south african R142 
    chicken mayo, mozzarella & gherkins

    the greenland R126 (v)
    avo, pistachio nuts, feta, mozzarella, baby spinach, rocket & basil pesto mayo

    the mexican R144 
    mince, sundried tomatoes, grilled onions, pine nuts, napoletana, cumin & coriander spice,cheddar, baby spinach, fresh coriander, lime & creamed avo

    sandwiches & rolls

    prepared on ciabatta, rye, seeded or baguette

    schnitzel sarmie R154 
    two crumbed chicken breasts, tomato, avo, red onion salsa & french dressing

    rodeo drive R146 
    mustard mayo chicken, avo, bacon strips & lettuce

    chicken wrap R118 
    grilled chicken breast, avo, cottage cheese, cucumber, carrot, radish, baby spinach, dijon mustard & lemon mustard vinaigrette

    rump zarmie R146 
    150g strips of grilled rump, grilled onions, tomato, rocket & dijon mustard


    tashas style prego served with fries
    chicken R142 150g rump R168

    beef burger
    two 125g homemade beef burger patties, red onion, tomato, gem lettuce, sesame seed buns & fries
    plain R156 cheese R174


    toasted sandwiches & croissants

    a choice of white, brown, rye or seeded bread /
    gluten-free bread + R28 / croissants + R26

    cheese & tomato R64 
    chicken mayo R84 
    bacon & avo R88 
    bacon & egg R84 
    tuna mayo 170g R98
    plain croissant R46 
    nutella filled croissant R72


    goat cheese R44 
    sundried tomatoes R28
    cottage cheese R34 
    olives R28
    cheddar R24 
    feta R18
    mozzarella R24 
    avo R38 
    halloumi R58 
    italian sausages R36 
    chicken breast R48 
    macon R42
    bacon R38 
    parma ham R62 
    150g rump R88 
    40g smoked salmon trout R78 
    tuna 170g R64


    chopped house salad R118 (v) avo, cabbage, gem lettuce, cherry tomatoes, red onion, coriander, sunflower seeds, cashew nuts, black sesame seeds & lemon vinaigrette
    chicken option R160

    tashas caesar R128 
    baby spinach, gem lettuce, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, croutons, boiled egg or cold poached egg, crispy parma ham, italian hard cheese & caesar anchovy dressing
    chicken option R170

    smoking salmon R186 
    40g smoked salmon trout, cottage cheese, capers, asparagus, basil, rocket, micro herbs, cherry tomatoes, red onion & melba toast

    butternut salad (v) R142 
    roasted butternut, butter lettuce, rocket, roasted cherry tomatoes, pine nuts, avo, orange & mustard dressing & a choice of feta or goat cheese
    chicken option R184


    halloumi salad R164 
    halloumi, baby spinach, rocket, red onion, mint, cranberries, pistachios, avo, croutons, chives & pomegranate dressing

    chicken crunch salad R132
    grilled chicken breast, white cabbage, grilled corn, spring onion, green beans, radish, almonds, lemon tahini yoghurt & lemon vinaigrette

    easy eating

    allow 20 minutes preparation time / extra 10 minutes for meat well done
    you may swop starch for starch on mains

    salmon trout fish cakes R182 
    pink salmon & smoked salmon trout mixed with red onion, potato, dill & chives, a fennel & baby potato salad, parsley, radish & lemon parsley mayo

    grilled salmon R316 
    160g herb crusted grilled salmon, crushed baby potatoes, capers, spring onion, chives, rocket &
    lemon mustard vinaigrette

    panko hake R158 
    crumbed hake, homemade tartare sauce, fries, peas, lemon & parsley

    parmesan & couscous crusted chicken 
    chicken breast coated in couscous & parmesan, goat cheese, fennel, long stem broccoli & herb salad
    half R138 full R184

    lemon chicken R142 
    cubed chicken breasts, rice, lemon butter & oregano sauce
    add sundried tomatoes, olives & capers R184

    mediterranean lamb cutlets R348 
    400g lamb cutlets, tzatziki, fries & a feta, olive, tomato & red onion salad

    250g steak served with fries
    rump picanha R194 fillet R272 
    add black pepper or mushroom sauce + R58


    sides & sauces

    fries R38
    rice R32
    side green salad R56
    side greek salad R58
    broccoli R52
    butternut R36
    crushed baby potatoes R28
    grilled tomatoes R18
    spinach R44
    pepper sauce R58 
    mushroom sauce R58 
    lemon butter sauce R34 
    prego sauce R36


    choice of penne or linguine
    zucchini spaghetti + R22 / gluten - free pasta + R24

    ninetta’s napoletana R96 (v)
    tomato based sauce & fresh basil

    arrabbiata R98 (v)
    tomato based sauce, chilli & fresh basil

    bolognese R142 
    beef mince cooked in a traditional tomato sauce

    savva's chicken pasta R182 
    grilled chicken strips, mushrooms, chives, garlic & cream

    creamy pesto R198 
    chicken, button mushrooms, sundried tomatoes, pesto, cream, basil & white wine

    zucchini rosa R122 (v)
    zucchini spaghetti, roasted cherry tomatoes, olives, red onion, capers, baby spinach, napoletana &
    crispy chilli mushrooms



    enquire about our soup of the day R82

    cold & iced drinks

    cold drinks 300ml R34

    appletiser / grapetiser 330ml R42

    mixers 200ml R32

    roses cordials R16 
    lime, passion fruit, kola tonic

    rock shandy R58 half lemonade, half soda & bitters

    valpre mineral water still & sparkling R30

    surgiva mineral water still & sparkling
    500ml R50 1lt R74

    local iced teas R42



    freshly squeezed fruit juice R62 
    carrot, apple, pineapple, pear, orange
    add ginger + R20

    green juice R64 
    apple, cucumber, mint, kale & lemon

    milkshakes R48 
    enquire about our flavours

    gourmet milkshakes R72 
    dulce de leche / very berry

    frullatos R68 
    ice cream shake with pieces of fresh fruit

    freezo (98% fat free) R64 


    breakfast shot R32 
    ginger, orange & honey

    turmeric shot R42 
    ginger, lemon, turmeric & honey



    gelati caffe

    coffee shake R54 
    espresso blended with vanilla ice cream

    dom pedro R68 
    liqueur & ice cream


    add whey protein + R29 / add collagen powder + R29

    peanut protein R76 
    peanut butter, banana, almond milk, chia seeds, spiced agave syrup & cinnamon

    berry açaí R76 
    banana, berries, coconut milk, dates, açaí,
    cranberry & honey

    green goddess R76 
    banana, pineapple, kale, apple, honey, mint,
    cucumber & lemon


    classics R42 
    crushed ice blended with a choice of fruit juice
    lemon, strawberry, mango

    cucumber, apple & mint R48 
    cucumber syrup, apple, mint & crushed ice

    elderflower & pear R48 
    pear, apple juice, elderflower syrup & crushed ice

    lemon & rose tea R48 
    lemon iced tea, rose syrup & crushed ice

    cherry & lemongrass R48 
    cherry syrup, lemongrass syrup, cranberry juice &
    crushed ice


    espresso R25 
    single shot

    double espresso R30 
    double shot

    espresso macchiato R32 
    espresso with frothed milk

    caffe long black R30 
    traditional coffee

    greek coffee R38 
    freshly brewed in a small long handled pot 
    (may be ordered sweet or metrio)

    cappuccino normale R40 
    double espresso topped with frothed milk

    cappuccino petite R34 
    espresso topped with frothed milk

    cappuccino con panna R45 
    espresso topped with whipped cream

    rooibos cappuccino R42 
    rooibos espresso topped with frothed milk

    caffe latte R40 
    espresso with hot milk served in a mug

    roasted hazelnut latte R48 
    espresso with hot milk & hazelnut syrup

    an extra + R6 will be charged for decaffeinated coffees
    almond milk + R10 / soya milk + R10 / oat milk + R10

    hot drinks

    teas R28 
    five roses, rooibos, earl grey, chamomile

    imported teas R35 
    moroccan mint, english breakfast, jasmine queen,
    vanilla bourbon

    tashas hot choc & marshmallows R62 
    nutella, hot milk & marshmallows

    hot choc R42

    spiced chai R48

    tashas cocktails

    mojito R92 
    white rum, lime, strawberry, mint & schweppes soda

    turkish delight R84 
    vodka, cranberry juice, lime & rose syrup

    strawberry daiquiri R88 
    white rum, strawberry, lime & mint sugar

    cherry mint wine spritzer R82 
    dry white wine, cherry mint, cranberry juice &
    schweppes soda

    pimm's R82 
    pimm’s, lemonade, strawberry, cucumber, orange & lemon

    aperol spritz R102 
    aperol, cinzano pro spritz & schweppes soda

    pina colada R96 
    pineapple, coconut milk, white rum, simple syrup & roasted coconut shavings


    ales & spirit

    beers local
    beers imported


    enquire about our cakes of the day


    sparkling wine, prosecco & champagne
    steenberg sparkling sauvignon blanc R340 
    graham beck mcc nv brut R450, dinkie R240 
    graham beck rosé mcc nv brut R490 
    zonin prosecco R340 dinkie R138 
    veuve clicquot yellow nv brut champagne R1730


    ken forrester petit sauvignon blanc R180 dinkie R66
    sophie te'blanche sauvignon blanc R240 southern right sauvignon blanc R310 
    buitenverwachting sauvignon blanc R270 glass R80 
    waterford pecan stream sauvignon blanc R290 
    babylonstoren chenin blanc R270 glass R85 
    villiera chenin blanc R200 
    mullineux kloof street chenin blanc R240 
    glen carlou petit chardonnay R330 
    de wetshof limestone hill chardonnay R250 glass R82


    vondeling rosé R200 
    waterford rose-mary R280 glass R88 
    babylonstoren mourvèdre rosé R300

    van loveren cabernet sauvignon merlot R190 glass R68
    kleine zalze cellar carbernet sauvignon R260 glass R86
    diemersdal merlot R280 glass R90
    warwick the first lady pinotage R260 glass R85
    kanonkop kadette pinotage R310
    eikendal charisma blend R290 glass R96
    de toren délicate blend R400


  • salad

    chicken wild rice salad R118
     grilled chicken breasts, wild rice, sundried tomato, feta, spring onion, coriander, cucumber,
    rocket & oregano vinaigrette


    burgers - sandwiches

    southern fried chicken burger R142
     fried buttermilk chicken breast, sesame seed brioche bun, cabbage slaw, gherkins, tomato, coriander, iceberg lettuce, garlic mayo & fries

    wagyu beef burger R244
     wagyu beef burger patty, sesame seed brioche bun, butter lettuce, tomato, gherkins, cheddar cheese, ranch sauce, bacon jam, crispy onions & fries


    portuguese steak roll R162
     150g rump, grilled and sliced, portuguese sauce, floured roll, fried egg, crispy onion rings, mustard mayo, pickled red onion & fries



    open chicken souvlaki R158
    chicken skewers, toasted tortilla, red onion, tomato, rocket tzatziki, halloumi & fries

    t-bone R254
    500g t-bone, tomato, olive, red onion and basil salsa, grilled lemon & inova potatoes

    line fish R268
    grilled line fish, green beans, long stem broccoli, roasted cherry tomatoes, baby potatoes & lemon butter sauce

    prawns  R384 
    12 prawns, lemon butter and coriander sauce, green herb and fennel salad & fries

    prawn & pea pasta   R248 
    prawns, peas, red onion, chilli, mascarpone, dill, toasted panko crumbs & pasta

    platters for two

    meat platter R786
    lamb ribs, ribeye, sirloin, lamb cutlets, wagyu frikkadels in napoletana, crispy fried onion rings, charred broccoli and corn, mushroom sauce, prego sauce & fries



    doxa’s moist chocolate slice R78
     moist chocolate slice, hazelnut chocolate sauce & vanilla pod ice cream


    shop g12, gateway shopping centre,
    umhlanga, durban

    phone: +27 31 566 5209
    email: umhlanga@tashascafe.com

    sunday - thursday: 8.30 am - 6.30 pm
    friday - saturday: 8.30 am - 8.00 pm

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