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AUTHENTIC•FRESH•SEASONAL

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THE CHEFS' TABLE

Since opening in 2016, The Chefs' Table has earned its place as one of the more sophisticated dining experiences in Durban, while remaining contemporary and approachable. Beautifully designed, with luxurious detail The Chefs' Table offers gracious hospitality, located in the heart of the Umhlanga village.

Award winning executive Chef Kayla-Ann Osborn presents a modern, seasonal menu inspired by the best fresh, seasonal ingredients that Kwa-Zulu Natal has to offer. The open plan kitchen is at the heart of the restaurant, allowing diners to watch the chefs at work and feel the connection to the food and the beautifully plated dishes being prepared.

A world class wine cellar, stocked with unique, vintage wines from South Africa, as well as a selection of International wines, specifically French and New Zealand wines, rank among the noteworthy highlights of the restaurants wine programme, headed by manager of the programme, George Dzubinsky.

 

INSPIRED EATING EXPERIENCES

Each dish is carefully sculptured around exceptional flavours and plated as a work of art on hand crafted ceramic dishes, further reinforcing the artisanal nature of the dining experience. The full wine cellar boasts an impressive array of fine South African wines as well as vintage bottles that can be viewed on request.

The interior of the restaurant reflects the philosophy of the food: natural materials, raw, luxurious yet simple... comfortable and familiar, yet exhilarating and adventurous.

 

KAYLA-ANN OSBORN

Executive Chef, Kayla-Ann Osborn, was awarded the Eat Out Rising Star of the Year in 2017 and The Chefs’ Table was awarded Eat Out Top 15th Restaurant of the Year in 2018. Her passion for her craft is obvious and she curates her menu with bold flavours and pairings.

My style of food is all about flavour.  
I like to cook what I would like to eat.  
My goal is simple: Focus on the natural flavours of the produce and work out what complements it.
Kayla Ann Osborn
 

PERSONAL & BUSINESS FUNCTIONS

Organise your function with us. Whether it be a special celebration or a professional meeting. Complete our enquiry form and we will email you the all necessary information.

 

YEAR END FUNCTIONS

Are you looking to host an end of year function? Complete our enquiry form and receive information on our various options and menus.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

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FOOD & WINE PAIRING WITH

ONEIRIC WINE ESTATE

On October 24th, we welcome Shan Pascall of Oneiric Wine Estate to host a Food and Wine Pairing Dinner at The Chefs' Table.

O N E I R I C; pronounced “Oh! – ne – rik” borrowed from Greek terminology and roughly translated as ‘dream’ is exactly that – a hidden gem nestled in the heart of the cool-climate Elgin Valley.

 

CHRISTMAS DAY

Have yourself a merry little Christmas.

Spend Christmas Day in style while our chefs prepare a feast for you. With a mouth-watering menu and an enviable drinks list, there's no reason to look elsewhere.

 

NEW YEAR’S EVE

Ring in the New Year with The Chefs' Table!

Come celebrate the end of the year with us and enjoy live entertainment from 5th Season Jazz Band. The perfect celebratory end to 2019.

 

RESTAURANT WEEK SA

SPRING EDITION

Restaurant Week South Africa’s Spring Edition will be taking place from the 17 October - 3 November. Enjoy either a 2 course lunch for R250 pp or a 3 course dinner for R350 pp.

 

FESTIVE FRIDAYS

Join us for our Festive Fridays every Friday afternoon between 3pm and 7pm at our bar.  Mixologist, Lamoure Benton's new cocktail menu features a range of local spirits, drawing inspiration from seasonal flavours.

 

ANNIVERSARIES & BIRTHDAYS

Is your anniversary or birthday coming up? Celebrate your special day at The Chefs’ Table. Enquire about our tasting menu with or without wine pairing, the perfect way to spoil yourself and your loved one.

To make your time truly special, we can customise your dining experience with us. Depending on your budget, we can organise rose petals, flowers, bubbly on arrival, and/or a small cake for two.

We look forward to putting together something special for you!

 

PRIVATE DINING ROOM & VENUE HIRE

PARTIES & FUNCTIONS

Whether you are planning a three-course luncheon or an elaborate six-course dinner, our team of private dining professionals will be delighted to create a custom experience for you and your guests.

 
 
 
 
 
 

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