Harvey's restaurant is situated in Morningside, Durban, and it has become a phenomenon of exceptional eating since its inception. Eating out in Durban has been transformed by many established eateries, and Harvey's is certainly one of those. Made famous by the skill and brilliance of chef Andrew Draper, Harvey's restaurant has become a landmark on the maps of travellers, tourists and South African holidaymakers for year upon year.
The location of Harvey's is perfect for the unique and memorable styling of this Durban restaurant. Morningside, Durban is a hip and funky arena for Harvey's to display what it is worth. After closing down for a few years in the early 2000's, Harvey's re-opened in the same venue with more charisma, style and delectable dishes to offer. The interior is a sophisticated yet funky wall papered area, complete with trophy animal heads on the walls and dark wood tables. There is a pavement terrace outside as well as a cigar lounge inside. The overall appeal is chic and stylish, while also being completely unmatched in originality.
The menu at Harvey's, Durban is adventurous and completely out there, with a vast selection of delicacies, culinary favourites and avant-garde inventive combination dishes that no one would ever think or imagine to be complimentary. And yet, they all work. The flavours, the spices, the herbs and interesting additions have all been carefully thought out to flatter each other and bring out the overall signature taste of the dish. The interesting and clever thing about the menu is that all dishes come served in quarter portions, so that each person at the table may savour a sampling of the food. Although this is not compulsory, it is an ingenious way to encourage people to try something completely out of their gastronomical comfort zone.
This fully licensed restaurant is arguably one of the best places to eat in Durban, and is open for lunch from Friday through Sunday, and for dinner from Thursday through until Saturday. Extend your culinary horizons and experience something a little bit different with a night out at Harvey's, Durban.
465 Innes Road, Morningside, Morningside, 4001View Larger Map
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