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  • Lunching at Big Easy Wine Bar & Grill

    Situated inside the Hilton Durban Hotel, the Big Easy Wine Bar & Grill is inspired by Ernie Els’ sporting passion and love for his country offering not only his favourite food, supporting local suppliers is also of huge importance. As one enters the restaurant, a wall displaying the golfer’s most memorable moments as well as […] More

  • Ooh Box Delivery Review

    Presents are the best. But waiting for your birthday to get one is no fun. That’s why we should buy them for ourselves. Ooh Box Delivery Review “Join and get boutique wines, artisanal delicacies and foodie must-haves delivered to your door for that once-a-month deserved spoil.” The OOH Box is a monthly national service that […] More

  • 4th Street Wine

    “Kayli, what are those on your desk?” “I dunno” “Have you tasted them yet?” “No, I’m scared” “Why?” “Because they look like fun… and hangover” Just after they first went to market, I was sent a whole bunch of 4th Street Wine 300ml bottles. As pretty as they are, I kinda just stared at them […] More

  • Ron Zacapa Launch

    “Hi, we’d like to invite you to the Ron Zacapa launch!” “Ron Za-who-ha?” “Ron Zacapa!” “Oh, ok cool, I love clothes!” “No, no no… It’s a type of rum.” “Lies” “It’s from Guatemala” “Lies.” “Just come to the launch” “Mkay” I toddled into Kloof Street House with zero expectation. I read that it was a […] More

  • Birthday Celebrations at Lupa Osteria

    Lupa Osteria, based in Hillcrest, is a pleasant and warm Italian themed restaurant. It has a surprisingly homely feel for such a large space and contains some nice touches. These include the visible dough making area as you walk in, a processing area where the various cold meats are sliced, as well as two big […] More

  • Craft Trattoria Review

    Durban. The land of eternal summer. Warm seas, bright skies. My hometown. Boy, was I glad to leave the “city of bland” for Cape Town when I was 18. I go back twice a year to see my family, and in recent years things seem to have been stirring. There are actually new places to […] More