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Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els

12 Walnut Road | 12 - 14, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 336 8166
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good16%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (13 reviews)
“trout” (4 reviews)
“apple crumble” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, European, Wine Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
12 Walnut Road | 12 - 14, Durban 4001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The restaurant is mazing the staff is friendly. And I don't know where to begin about the food it was delicious. Thank you all you are amazing and keep up the good work.

Thank Nomthie B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The restaurant has a warm atmosphere. The menu is diversely designed. I recommend that you try it if you’re staying at the Hilton or you’re nearby. It’s great.

Thank ThembekaMadlala
Reviewed 4 days ago

Superb atmosphere and the food is great. Had the cheeseburger, very tasty and filling. A must visit when in Durban.

1  Thank LettahMazz
MarkusMFritz, Manager at Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear LettahMazz We are thrilled to hear that we have hit a “hole-in-one.” We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Scott

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great Vibe! Amazing Food and creative menu! Unique atmosphere you won't find anywhere else in Durban!

1  Thank 299nikok
MarkusMFritz, Manager at Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear 299nikok Thank you for swinging by the Big Easy! We are glad to hear that we hit the sweet spot. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kinds Regards Scott

Reviewed 5 days ago

I love this restaurant! They have phenomenal waitrons who are super attentive! I went for the steak and my partner had the Bunny Chow. Really happy with the quality of food and venue is great for Date Night.

1  Thank Chwayita M
MarkusMFritz, Manager at Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Chwayita M We are thrilled to hear that we have hit a “hole-in-one.” This makes us even more committed to delivering exceptional food and service to you! Kinds Regards Scott

Reviewed 5 days ago

Big Easy is one of the best Bar & Grill restaurants in Durban!!! Great food and great service. Will definitely visit again!! :)

1  Thank Chanel Natania P
MarkusMFritz, Manager at Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Chanel Natania P Thank you for swinging by the Big Easy! We are glad to hear that we hit the sweet spot. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Scott

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I & my elevate team had lunch at the big easy ,we really enjoyed the atmosphere the service of the hostess and waiter was on point.a hostess escorted us to their beautiful private dining where waiters attended to us immediately with the drinks orders,then we...More

1  Thank Thembeka M
MarkusMFritz, Manager at Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Thembeka M We are delighted to hear that we are the best restaurant….by far! We look forward to welcoming you back to our “fairway” in the near future. Kind Regards Scott

Reviewed 5 days ago

So we went to the Big easy on the 2nd of this month (January) 2018 to celebrate my partner's Birthday, with group of friends around 10 of us. we been there many times for dinner as my partner loved it there and we thought we...More

1  Thank Goo I
MarkusMFritz, Manager at Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Goo I Thank you for sharing your dining experience with us, it is always great to see you again! Through exceptional service and extraordinary food, our team constantly strive for that hole- in- on so your kind words truly are appreciated. We look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was good and that was the only thing good about the place. Food was well presented but extremely bland. Had no taste, flavour and character. Food bought at a cafe or deli would taste the same or better. Food and wine did not merit...More

Thank muvashan n
MarkusMFritz, Manager at Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear muvashan n Thank you for taking a moment to share your dining experience with us. We hope to avoid bogeys and are always striving to line up a winning round, so please accept our apologies for not meeting your expectations. We will address these...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m a light eater on a quest to eat even lighter. The portions at this joint are humongous. I hardly ate a third of my bunny chow. But I enjoyed every bit of it. My children also loved their food.

1  Thank advnonyane
MarkusMFritz, Manager at Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear advnonyane Thank you for sharing your dining experience with us. We are pleased to hear that the Big Easy is “on par” as far as signature dining experiences in Durban go. Kind Regards Scott

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Walnut Road | 12 - 14, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 336 8166
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  • This restaurant is at Hilton Durban
Description
Big Easy Wine Bar and Grill, is a place to relax, meet friends and enjoy some of life’s extravagances. The Wine Bar, offers an expansive selection of South African premier wines along with fine whiskies, craft beers and some of the world’s choicest cigars. Take advantage of Durban’s balmy weather and soak up the sun on the Terrace or opt for the private dining room. Whatever you choose, you will have a range of outstanding fare, either fresh off the grill, tasty comfort food or signature dishes, all fulfilling a lifestyle experience in the essence of Golf Icon, Ernie Els.
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