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The Chefs' Table

1 Chartwell Drive | 23 & 24 First Floor, Protea Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
+27 31 561 1629
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb belly” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Chartwell Drive | 23 & 24 First Floor, Protea Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 273 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The welcome and service was fantastic. The food was beautiful. They have a great wine list and cocktail menu.

Thank Samantha N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked Sunday morning for a Sunday evening reservation. We forgot that everyone eats quite early so we were a bit rushed coming in at 8 pm for the tasting menu, I’d arrive earlier. Tasting menu was very nice and paired well with wines. Not...More

Thank Amberley S
Reviewed 6 days ago

THE GOOD: Amazing food Service THE NOT SO GOOD: Nothing This was our second visit to this restaurant this year. It will be our on our places to visit everytime we come to Durban. The food is amazing, the combination of flavours and ingredients are...More

Thank thecheechman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there 4 times and have always been pleasantly surprised with fantastic food and fantastic service. The menu always changes, so we have never had the same thing twice ! My husband loves his wine ,so he enjoys being guided into trying out something new,which...More

1  Thank 14mollyd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been there 3 times and we have been disappointed every time. My boyfriend and I took our moms for lunch and decided on the tasting menu, the last course being a shredded eland shank which all of us were really looking forward to but it...More

Thank chelly B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there for a closed night for our business group. The otherwise nice atmosphere was enhanced with some great live music. Wines that we tasted was nice, a beer too. Food was delicious. The location of the restaurant is great too, near the ocean,...More

Thank Dado77777
kirstydaniellegray, Guest Relations Manager at The Chefs' Table, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Dado77777 Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. We loved reading it and thank you for the 5 stars. We will pass on your comments to our staff. It was our pleasure having you and we look forward to having...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went out for a special occasion and had the tasting menu. I was delighted that they had a vegan tasting menu. It was excellent! Very creative and absolutely delicious. The service was great. They also have a sommelier who helped pair...More

Thank MonPeach
kirstydaniellegray, Guest Relations Manager at The Chefs' Table, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi MonPeach What an awesome review to open up and read! Thank you! We pride ourselves on great food and great service and it means so much to us when that is noticed by our guests. I will pass on your message to our staff...More

Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Fine food but casual dining vibe set on floor up from the uMhlanga village strip. A very cool night out. Good food, buzzing environment. We had a great bottle of merlot, superb duck and a damn decent steak. But average mussels. Not huge portions, and...More

Thank JasLev
kirstydaniellegray, Guest Relations Manager at The Chefs' Table, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hi JasLev Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. Thank you for the 5 stars. It was our pleasure having you and thank you for the support. We look forward to having you again soon in the near future. From the...More

Reviewed 12 September 2018

Food was amazing, we had the tasting menu without wine pairing. Great ambience, personalised service.More

Thank Vacation798181
kirstydaniellegray, Guest Relations Manager at The Chefs' Table, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Hi Vacation798181 Many thanks for your wonderful review! We are so glad you enjoyed yourself and had a good time. Our tasting menu is really something special that we pride ourselves on and it means so much to us when it is enjoyed by our...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We were treated to the special at The Chefs Table - R179 for 2 courses and a welcome drink. There were a few interesting choices under starters and mains that looked amazing. I had the calamari starter and the linefish main. Both dishes were delicious...More

Thank Vanessa N
kirstydaniellegray, Guest Relations Manager at The Chefs' Table, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Hi Vanessa N Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review and for the 4 stars. It was our pleasure having you and we are so glad you enjoyed our ladies lunch special! From the team at The Chefs Table

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Yes definitely make a reservation. Ps. Apologies for the delayed reply
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Chartwell Drive | 23 & 24 First Floor, Protea Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 1629
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Description
Sans cultural allegiance, we offer dishes that borrow tradition, techniques & styles from all over - celebrating the best SA has to offer from local farms.
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