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. 


JANUARY

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 sharing platter for two with all the trimmings, every Sunday throughout the month. 

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

Venue: The Ocean Terrace

Price: R 450 per platter

Dinner Dance

Back by popular demand we will be hosting our monthly dining and dancing. Enjoy a three course dining experience from the Grill Room's favourites, while you dance the night away accompanied by live music.

Time: From 18h30 

Venue: The Grill Room

Price: R 650 per person | includes a cocktail on arrival

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 450 per person | At least 11 curries daily, includes meat, fish and vegetarian options

Book your Private Wine Cellar Dinner

For a more intimate dining experience, the Wine Cellar, with its glass ceiling, is sunken just below the Oyster Bar and is unique for dinner parties, tastings or special events. 

Bespoke menus are created for every occasion and the resident Sommelier will present a selection of wines from the Diners Club Diamond award-winning wine list, which boasts the finest selection of South African and international vintages.

Time: 18h00 - 22h30 | Maximum 10 guests  

Venue: The Wine Cellar 

Price: Venue hire - R 4 000 | R 650 per person, up to 10 guests

FEBRUARY

Indian High Chai Tea

Enjoy a day with traditional Indian flair and style. Our India inspired High Tea comprises of delicious scones and pumpkin chutney, Bengali spiced prawn puffs, assorted samosas and cups of milky Indian masala chai to name just a few. 

Time: 14h30 - 17h00 

Venue: The Palm Court

Price: R 450 per person

 

Valentine's Dinner Dance

Accompanied by a six course plated menu, romance is on the menu at The Oyster Box this Valentines Day for our dinner and dance event, enjoy dancing the night away to a live band and leave with a thoughtful gift.

Time: 19h00 - 22h00

Venue: Grill Room | Ocean Terrace

Price: Grill Room R 1200 per person | Ocean Terrace R 550 per person

GRILL ROOM MENU | OCEAN TERRACE MENU

Domaine des Dieux Dinner

Enjoy a combination of good quality grapes, much patience and a love of Champagne set the stage for Domaine des Dieux to officially become the first producer of MCC in the Hemel en Aarde region. Join us for a tutored tasting with Canapes, followed by a three course dinner with your favourite MCC.

Time: 19h00 - 23h00

Venue: Colony Room

Price: R 690 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: 18h30 - 22h00 

Venue: The Pearl Room

Price: R 520 per person

Dinner Dance

Back by popular demand we will be hosting our monthly dining and dancing. Enjoy a three course dining experience from the Grill Room's favourites, while you dance the night away accompanied by live music.

Time: From 18h30 

Venue: The Grill Room

Price: R 650 per person | includes a cocktail on arrival

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 sharing platter for two with all the trimmings, every Sunday throughout the month. 

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

Venue: The Ocean Terrace

Price: R 450 per platter

MARCH

The Silverthorn MCC Dinner

Silverthorn Wines is among only a handful of producers who have dedicated their expertise solely to the production of this elegant style of wine. Join us for a tutored tasting with canapés, followed by a three course dining experience alongside your favourite MCC. Hosted by wine maker John Loubser.

Time: 19h00 - 23h00

Venue: Colony Room

Price: R 690 per person

Dinner Dance

Back by popular demand we will be hosting our monthly dining and dancing. Enjoy a three course dining experience from the Grill Room's favourites, while you dance the night away accompanied by live music.

Time: From 18h30 

Venue: The Grill Room

Price: R 650 per person | includes a cocktail on arrival