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Butcher Block opens Award Winning Steakhouse Number 8!

Butcher Block opens Award Winning Steakhouse Number 8! Location in sought after Lagoon Drive leading to the Pier.

09 December 2020 |

The magic of Butcher Block continues to grow in the greater Umhlanga Area marking this their 4th Umhlanga located branch at the Umhlanga Plaza, Cnr McCausland Crescent & Lagoon Drive

Above Umhlanga Pier / Lighthouse.

The new location that has opened this December opposite the Pearls, will be the group’s 8th location and boasts a luxury Steakhouse feel complete with outside deck viewing of the Pearls Resort.

Butcher Block Umhlanga On the Pier as it is known, hosts well spaced of premiere hospitality seating and creates an environment ideal for dining out, celebrating special occasions, or hosting private events and seating 120 guests.

The restaurant menu offers breakfast, with a breakfast special that includes a free coffee, 2 eggs, shoulder bacon, 120g wors, 2 slices of toast, grilled mushrooms, spicy baked beans and a portion of chips for just R69

Other great deals include their R89 lunch special with a glass of Durbanville hills wine and their Sunday Carvery for only R159 per person and half price for kids under 12 with a wide spread to choose from.

“The food scene in the Umhlanga Village is booming, and we’re looking forward to bringing our years of experience to the East Coast,” said Reuben Fink, Head of Operations of the Butcher Block Group and Restaurants. “From our roots as a family Steakhouse in 2003, we’ve grown to focus not only on great food, but also creating a unique dining experience for our guests, from families to young couples as well university students”

Diners can expect distinctive signature dishes, Nguni Skull décor, unique barrel tables, enchanting desserts, live entertainment on weekends and so much more. Butcher Block is known to be a cut above the rest and has proven it this year by winning not one but three awards at the 2020 Haute Grandeur Global Awards, including: Best Grill in Africa, Best Luxury Family Restaurant in South Africa and Best African Cuisine in Africa.

To make a booking please contact us on

TEL: 031 648 0019 EMAIL: onthepierumh@butcherblock.co.za

for events or functions contact Desire Dreyer: Bheki@blutcherblock.co.za

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Butcher Block claims it’s title of being ‘A Cut Above the Rest’ by winning three prestigious 2020 Haute Grandeur Global Awards

Each year, top luxury hotels, spas and restaurant brands vie for the ultimate accolade in overall excellence. Only the best of the best is awarded for exceptional achievement and greatest contribution to the global luxury hospitality industry.

On receiving awards in 3 of The Haute Grandeur Global Awards™ categories, here’s what was said by CEO of the Butcher Block Holdings Group, Jay Ramnundlall, “Considered one of the most anticipated awards in the hospitality industry calendar, Haute Grandeur is recognized as one of the world’s leading hospitality awards initiative, acknowledging the top notch in hospitality experiences across 7 continents and more than 60 countries. After being voted the Tramontina Best Steakhouse in KwaZulu Natal in 2019, by Eat Out, Butcher Block has just won the 2020 Haute Grandeur Global award for the Best Grill and Cuisine in Africa. In addition, Butcher Block holds their title for the Best Luxury Family Restaurant in South Africa. It is therefore not surprising that this restaurant group keeps to its promise of being ‘A cut above the Rest’.”

“The industry is highly competitive. Only those who constantly exceed attain prestige,” says Haute Grandeur Global Awards™ Founder and President, Marinique de Wet. “Healthy competition is essential to inspire excellence because it ensures sustainability in an industry that globally create so many jobs. Association with Haute Grandeur guarantees participating establishments status and distinction. We are proud to contribute annually in raising the standards of excellence in hospitality worldwide.”

“The Awards inspire even greater success in already remarkable hospitality establishments and set a new standard of excellence,” says De Wet. “The Haute Grandeur Global Awards™ is more than just a celebration of our dignitaries’ achievements. It honours the principles of hard work, commitment, determination, leadership and success. More than ever before, recognition helps teams to remain positive and goal driven.”

“To win a Haute Grandeur Excellence Award an establishment must excel on all levels”, says De Wet. “Haute Grandeur Global Awards are recognised as a guaranteed golden stamp of excellence, with associated establishments perceived as the benchmark in the industry. By awarding only the most remarkable, Haute Grandeur Global Awards™ inspire already exceptional hotels, spas and restaurants to achieve even greater heights. The 2020 season’s winners have truly attained the ultimate in excellence, recognized with the highest accolade.

With locations all over KwaZulu Natal, Butcher Block can be found in the prime food hubs of Durban such as Florida Road, Ballito Old Town and now opening in the Umhlanga Village at the Pier.

For bookings call us on 0861 826 004 or visit our website www.butcherblock.co.za 

For more information on the Haute Grandeur Global Awards, please visit https://www.hautegrandeur.com/restaurants/winners/