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Distillery 031 Restaurant and Bar

43 Station Drive | 1st Floor, The Foundry, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 87 941 4540
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  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, International, Street Food, Pub
43 Station Drive | 1st Floor, The Foundry, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant a few times and it’s probably one of my favorite places to go out in Durban with friends. Great atmosphere in there. Highly recommend having a couple of cocktails and sampling some of their home made spirits. I have...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I didn’t realise it was a burger place but the tasting menu sold us, so we booked for some birthday celebrations. The service was great, the drinks were awesome....but the food....no. I ordered the vegetarian with cheese & mushroom with no bun, as I eat...More

Thank Sst4411
Reviewed 24 July 2017

They make their own gin here, of course, as you can see through the large glass windows - and some other spirits. And they're serious about it: not for nothing does the cocktail list feature both Mother's Ruin and Gogo's Ruin. Edith Anderson would do...More

Thank WanderingLondon
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I have been here twice over the past months both times for tastings with colleagues - what and awesome experience! Truly passionate people producing unbelievable products. Gin and aged gin are sensational as are the liquors. What is even more unique is that they produce...More

Thank Rhys O
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

As I was on a #ShotLeft with SA Tourism to the recently held #Indaba2017 in Durban, I made sure I had time to connect with one of my best friends from University. As she follows all my Gin exploits on Facebook she suggested we meet...More

Thank Elsabe B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Sublime Gin cocktails! A unique and trendy venue with very attentive and friendly staff. An interesting menu offering fusion food to tickle the taste-buds. Unfortunately both the items we wished to order were not available :( but none the less found something else to indulge...More

Thank Sampanta
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Was at a meeting here, interesting venue and definitely a place I want to go back too! Their home made ginger beer was YUM!!! Food I saw looked delicious as well. Hope to see you soon!!

Thank mcfish2016
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The décor was interesting with a full distillery attached to the Restuarant! The drinks of home brewed lemonade and home distilled gin and tonic water take drinks to a whole new level! The burgers we enjoyed were simply brilliant and the flavours were superb! The...More

1  Thank Andre L
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Great place to meet for cocktails. Distillery and bar are in same space. Great decor , food and service!

Thank Athos1974
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

So I read about this Gin bar and boutique distillery in some inflight magazine, and being a big fan of 'craft' gin, when we visited Durban I looked up Distillery 031. The venue is different, tucked between Umgeni road and the railway line in a...More

Thank Wayne S
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Average prices
US$2 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Station Drive | 1st Floor, The Foundry, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 87 941 4540
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Distillery 031 is Durban's first and only craft distillery. We do small batch, handcrafted spirits using locally sourced produce, showing off the best that KZN has to offer. Our restaurant serves up gourmet street food with a south african twist while our master mixologist's have create a range of unique cocktails to showcase our spirits. Tours and tastings of the distillery are available.
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