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Palm Court

2 Lighthouse Road | The Oyster Box, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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00:00 - 23:59 Hours
Vegetarian Friendly
2 Lighthouse Road | The Oyster Box, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family and I had a fantastic afternoon. Everything was absolutely delicious, sweet and savoury items tasted like heaven. Bianca and her team service was impeccable. She went the extra mile on making sure that we felt like royalty.

Thank Jojennyjones
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

High tea was set in such a lovely location. The selection was truly outstanding. We had such a lovely time sampling all the delights. I would like to thank especially Bianca for being so friendly/welcoming, also being so attentive in ensuring that my friend Lisa...More

Thank Prescotnancy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time I have taken my parents for high tea at the Oyster Box. We booked well in advance, which is necessary and once again the tea was fantastic. A wonderful display of savouries, sweets, cakes, scones, and a glass of bubbly...More

Thank Fi_B111
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Admittedly indulged because of the special the Hotel was running though had often observed the popularity of this experience. It is a wonderful option for a celebration or just a bit of self indulgence.

Thank GillianJhb
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Fantastic High Tea offered at Palm Court. Hotel has a colonial setting. Food was absolutely delicious, and waitrons were very attentive without being annoying. Piano player did a great job keeping the ambiance, and we were so excited to receive a cupcake with a sparkler...More

Thank aexsb12
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Eating while watching the ocean is pure pleasure. The monkeys come and visit from time to time so be on your guard. A relaxing lunch is good for one especially watching and listening to the sea!

Thank RonMitchell
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

All we can say about the Easter weekend was "Wow" we brought Gran mind you is 70yrs and at times a hand full, also highly allergic to nuts. We didn't even know what she could have. Bianca gave us a very good run down on...More

1  Thank Liz2000scotts
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love High Tea it is my Favourite activity! This being my 5th Time at the Oyster Box, I found the service excellent as always, they even made an extra special effort to look for me when I left my Cellphone at the pay...More

Thank Teaqueen101
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Worth every penny. Such a grand experience. We are all ready planning to do it again. They put little extras into it that make it even more special. Well done to Zodwa and her team for such a memorable experience.

Thank Sburgin
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My first high tea was the best experience ever.. will definitly be back soon. The service and food is amazing. Staff are very friendly and welcoming. I love the floral crockery that you use

Thank radroh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lighthouse Road | The Oyster Box, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • This restaurant is at The Oyster Box
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