What's On

The iconic Oyster Box Hotel celebrates each month of the year with inspiring events and the chance to sample extraordinary local and seasonal cuisine, international flavours and enables guests to learn about the latest trends.  Enjoy a variety of different dining and entertainment experiences with family or friends for an unforgettable experience.   

We go to great lengths to provide the very best experience in each of our venues, and welcome suggestions from you for future events too, so please do feel free to let us know what may be of interest to you. 

We look forward to welcoming you in the coming months. 


SEPTEMBER

Sunday Roast Sharing Platters

Enjoy the view overlooking the Indian Ocean, while you tuck into a succulent Sunday roast.

We will be serving a roast beef sharing platter for two with all the trimmings, every Sunday throughout the month.

Don't miss an opportunity to spoil that special someone.

Time: Lunch 12h00 - 15h00
Dinner 18h00 - 22h30 

Venue: The Ocean Terrace

Price: R 450 per platter

Enjoy a Lighthouse Lager with Curry

Made in conjunction with “That Brewing Company” who are currently making five distinct craft brews for the local market. The Lighthouse Lager is a craft style lager made by master brewer, Paul Ten Hoorn Boer, along with The Oyster Box Hotel's Executive Chef, Kevin Joseph.
Specifically designed as an easy drinking lager for hot Durban days, it is served alongside our delicious signature curry buffet. 

Time: Lunch: 12:00 - 15:00 | Dinner: 18:00 - 22:30

Venue: Ocean Terrace Restaurant

Price: R 390 per person | At least 11 curries daily, includes meat, fish and vegetarian options

Celebrating Heritage High Tea

Taste a little bit of history this Heritage Day with our Heritage Day High Tea.

Enjoy a nostalgic South African-inspired journey into the past is a ‘sweet treat’ with syrupy koeksisters, creamy melktert and rich malva pudding are all on the menu, while a savoury balance of imfino, putu bites and ujeqe will be sure to hit the spot. 

Time: 14h30 - 17h00

Venue: Palm Court

Price: R 450 per person

Curry Masterclass

Join executive chef Kevin Joseph for an intimate curry tutorial. 

Our famous Curry Master Class puts participants through their paces on how to use traditional and modern Indian cooking methods to make a range of samoosa’s, curries, sambals and accompaniments. After enjoy a three course dining experience, showcasing some of the dishes explored in the class, finishing off the evening perfectly.

Time: Tutorial 18h00 - 20h00 | Chef's Table 20h00 - 22h00

Venue: The Oyster Box Kitchens

Price: R 850 per person 

OCTOBER

Sunday Roast Sharing Platters

Enjoy the view overlooking the Indian Ocean, while you tuck into a succulent Sunday roast.

We will be serving a roast beef sharing platter for two with all the trimmings, every Sunday throughout the month.

Don't miss an opportunity to spoil that special someone.

Time: Lunch 12h00 - 15h00
Dinner 18h00 - 22h30 

Venue: The Ocean Terrace

Price: R 450 per platter

Celebrate Skabenga’s Birthday Party

It’s Skabenga’s Birthday and we’ve got a fantastically fun Superhero tea-time treat for you!

Celebrate with the world’s most famous cat for an afternoon of fun, dress up as your favourite super hero character and party the afternoon away. Full high tea buffet both for little superheroes and adult superheroes. Please bring along some food for Skabengas less fortunate animal friends.

Time: 12h00 - 14h00

Venue: The Pearl Room

Price: R 390 per adult | R200 per child

Join us for the Glenlivet Chefs Table

Calling all foodie's - join us for front row seats at the Chef's Table.  

Executive Chef, Kevin Joseph and his culinary team will take you on a ‘behind the scenes’ tour of the kitchen, while you savor a delicious five course menu paired with Glenlivet Whisky.

Time: 19h00 - 23h00 | Maximum 10 guests  

Venue: The Kitchen

Price: R 1800 per person

Halloween Dinner Dance

Join us for a Halloween themed dining and dancing this October! Enjoy a three course dining experience from the Grill Room's favourites, while you dance the night away accompanied by live music.

Prize for the best dressed couple.

Time: From 18h30 

Venue: The Grill Room

Price: R 590 per person | Three course menu

Halloween High Tea at The Oyster Box

Join us for a spooktacular afternoon of terrifying fun as you trick or treat at the scariest High Tea of the year!

Don masks and costumes and prepare yourself for ghoulish fun. Enjoy free entry through our haunted house.

 

Time: 14h30 - 17h00 

Venue: The Palm Court and Grill Room

Price: R 450 per adult | R 320 per child 

The Oyster Box Haunted House

Join us for a spooktacular day of terrifying fun as you walk through attraction filled with terrifying live actors, special effects and incredible monsters!

Get into the spirit with masks and costumes and prepare yourself for an evening of frightening food and ghostly fun.

Time: 15h00 - 20h00

Venue: Secret Location 

Price: R 100 per person | Children must be 10 years and older
Don't forget to collect your lucky packet before you leave

NOVEMBER

Sunday Roast Sharing Platters

Enjoy the view overlooking the Indian Ocean, while you tuck into a succulent Sunday roast.

We will be serving a roast beef sharing platter for two with all the trimmings, every Sunday throughout the month.

Don't miss an opportunity to spoil that special someone.

Time: Lunch 12h00 - 15h00
Dinner 18h00 - 22h30 

Venue: The Ocean Terrace

Price: R 450 per platter

Fish Masterclass

This class is not to be missed - where you will learn what to look for when buying fish, and how to bone and prepare raw fish. Explore the various ways of cooking fish and the perfect accompaniments to serve with it.

Following a welcome drink in The Oyster Bar and a tour of  the kitchen, you will get down to business as we take you through a three course paired dinner at the end of the evening.

Time:  18h30 - 22h30 

Venue: The Pearl Room

Price: R 850 per person 

Curry & Comedy

Our Executive Chef Kevin Joseph and his team will prepare a delicious curry, while you sit back and enjoy the show.

Enjoy delicate flavours accompanied by fresh, home-made condiments. A night full of laughter not to be missed!

Time: 18h00 - 22h30 

Venue: The Pearl Room

Price: R 450 per person

Moët Food & Wine Dinner

Enjoy a plated dining experience in the company of the House of Moët, with each course accompanied by a Champagne within the Moët portfolio.
A Moët representative will be on hand to talk through each pairing. An occasion full of bubbles!

Time: From 19h00 

Venue: The Grill Room

Price: R 1 200 per person