Welcome to nocturne

 

NOCTURNE is an immersive, cooperative fusion of a restaurant and mixology bar created by renowned chef and restauranteur due, Darren Badenhorst and Callan Austin. Blurring the lines between gastronomy and innovative mixology, NOCTURNE showcases the talents of some of the world’s leading and emerging cocktail maestros. With an exceptional menu of distinctive concoctions from the DUSK test kitchen and fermentation lab, perfectly paired with intriguing beverages crafted by esteemed local and international producers, NOCTURNE aims to redefine the boundaries of taste and create an extraordinary dining and drinking experience.

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Renowned Chef and restauranteur duo Darren Badenhorst and Callan Austin Unveil, NOCTURNE, a groundbreaking restaurant and mixology bar experience. The culinary world is buzzing with anticipation as the acclaimed pair, also the masterminds behind the awarded establishment, DUSK, now proudly present their latest venture opening in July 2023.

This innovative fusion of a restaurant and mixology bar aims to redefine the boundaries of gastronomy and mixology, setting the stage for a truly immersive dining and drinking experience like no other. NOCTURNE breaks new ground by bringing together the extraordinary talents of some of the world’s foremost mixologists, who will showcase their skills in creating unique and captivating beverages. Collaborating with the DUSK test kitchen and fermentation lab, NOCTURNE offers patrons an opportunity to savour distinctive concoctions that push the boundaries of traditional mixology. Complemented by an exceptional selection of beverages crafted by esteemed local and international producers, NOCTURNE promises to transport guests on an extraordinary flavour journey in both food and liquid form. By linking the rich offerings of the region with the established culinary expertise of DUSK, and incorporating a one-of-a-kind mixology concept in NOCTURNE, they are taking a bold step towards unleashing the creative potential of their team. Stay tuned for exciting announcements regarding the talented individuals who will be driving the concept on the ground. In an exciting development, NOCTURNE is thrilled to announce its partnership with Riedel Glassware, a distinguished company renowned for its craftsmanship in creating exquisite glassware and decanters for wine and spirit connoisseurs since 1756. This collaboration will elevate the sensory experience at NOCTURNE as it has at DUSK, as the quality and precision of Riedel’s craftsmanship amplify the flavours and aromas of the exceptional beverages served at the establishment. Prepare to embark on a culinary and mixology journey like no other at NOCTURNE.

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Opening Times:

Tuesday – Thursday

5pm until late (Kitchen closes at 9pm)

FRIDAY – Sunday

3pm until late (Kitchen closes at 9pm)

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