Why you need to go to Grimaldi’s at the Durban Country Club!Submitted by Steven J Brown
When last did you pop into a Country Club?
If you always believed it to be too elitist, well you will be pleasantly surprised, especially when you pop down to the iconic and historic Durban Country Club, just around the corner from Moses Mabhida Stadium.
The Durban Country Club offers an unrivalled golfing experience, catering to golf enthusiasts and professionals. And with its world class sporting and leisure facilities, the Club is a fitness hub, social retreat and place of entertainment and relaxation for the whole family.
Now that we have set the scene, this classy environment, with the grounds that are always impeccably maintained, is a venue for the whole family to enjoy. It does not only cater for golfing enthusiasts, but it can host your lunch time business meetings, romantic lunch or dinner dates, ladies luncheons or even family celebrations. And the place to enjoy all these events is at none other than Grimaldi’s Cucina & Sushi Bar!
With their Italian-like setting and sea views, they offer both al fresco and indoor dining - and with our Durban weather, this type of dining suits us all year round!
Along with this unique setting comes a great menu and top notch service that only you would expect from the same team that brought you Jack Salmon and Grimaldi’s Umhlanga!
To get your “Italian taste buds” salivating, here’s a highlight of some of the items on offer off an extensive menu:
- Antipasti – Baked prawn padella, Baby Marrow Carpaccio, Pork Rotolini, Meze Platters;
- Insalata - Roasted Butternut and Halloumi, Smoked Salmon and Avo, Calamari Salad;
- Secondi - Pollo - Chicken Diavola, Chicken Limone, Chicken Picatte;
- Secondi – Carne’ - Pork Belly Rotolini, Lamb Shank, Steaks
- Secondi-Pesce - Fresh Black Mussels, Linefish of the Day, Grimaldi’s Prawns; Platters
- Pasta -Alfredo; Butternut Panzerotti, homemade Gnocci
- Pizza - Gamberi Mafiosa, Grimaldi’s Gorgonzola;
- Dolce - Pannacotta, Tiramisu, Baked Cheesecake.
And let’s not forget the freshly made Jack Salmon-inspired sushi selection, which features California rolls, bamboo rolls, hand rolls, maki rolls, roses, sashimi, nigiri, sushi salads, and fashion sandwiches. Jack’s Famous Su’Nut and their hot crunch rolls are also included on the menu.
Durban Country Club member or not, Grimaldi’s is open to all, offering a taste of delectable food combined with the vintage ambience of one of the city’s architectural greats.
There is also ample secure parking within the grounds of the Durban Country Club, so whatever the occasion, this is a perfect venue to relax and enjoy not only the company at your table, but your meal too.
The Durban Country Club is situated at 101 Isaiah Ntshangase Rd (opposite Moses Mabhida Stadium).
Booking is essential, so call now on (031) 0155 895/6.
Enjoy half price sushi & gin cocktails between 12 noon & 18h30, every Monday to Saturday - you’re welcome!