The Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, is a new Winebar & Grill at Hilton Durban. Inspired by Ernie Els’ sporting passion and love of his homeland and echoing Els’ easy style, the new restaurant is unpretentious, yet sophisticated, and brings a together all the elements that make a restaurant more than just a venue. Great food, amazing décor and a laid-back vibe…Big Easy-style.
With a commitment to farm-to-table delivery, the menu is a taste sensation from across the nation, delivered to perfection. The Big Easy serves a fresh, seasonally-driven menu, sourcing ingredients and produce from artisan suppliers and featuring classic dishes, authentic local specialties and Ernie’s personal favourites.
Alongside Ernie Els signature wines, is an extensive collection of selected quality wines, as well as a comprehensive portfolio of local craft beer, fine whiskeys, cognacs and cocktails has been compiled to ensure that there is something for everyone.
Inside, the restaurant features a Chef’s Table and open Kitchen, Private Dining area and a large bar. Guests will also be able to stop by the retail shop to buy Big Easy wine, olive oils, vinegars and other memorabilia. Outside, the Terrace has an upper and lower deck for al fresco dining.
Driving into Durban on the Western Freeway (N3) continue onto Commercial Road, turning left into Walnut Road. You will find us on your right hand side 500m down the road.