Restaurant Review: Kream, Brooklyn Pretoria

Hubster recently turned 30 – so to celebrate (beside buying him a ridiculously fancy watch and taking him on a weekend away to a game lodge in Limpopo!) I treated him to lunch at Kream in Pretoria. I had heard great things about this place and as we were passing Pretoria on our way to…

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#ThePinkTableProject Launch

It’s World Cancer Day on the 4th February 2016 – a day to reflect on how cancer affects our lives, the lives of our loved ones and society as a whole. It is a day to raise awareness of the disease, encourage regular screening, early diagnosis, healthy eating and lifestyle choices and how to receive…

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Restaurant Review: Society, Fourways

Society may be situated in an unassuming little corner of Fourways but once you enter you will find a trendy gastropub eatery and bar.  They have a wide selection of craft beers, cocktails and drinks – you MUST have the Society G&T – Bombay Sapphire Gin, Tonic water and a dash of elderflower with some…

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Restaurant Review: Great Eastern Food Bar, Melville

This has got to be one of the best restaurants in Johannesburg serving fusion asian cuisine! This small and intimate restaurant is located at the Bamboo centre in Melville and has the added bonus of dedicated parking. I loved the minimalist decor and the casual feel of this eatery, it has a small outside area…

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Restaurant Week 2015: Pigalle, Melrose Arch

What a fantastic start to Restaurant Week 2015 at Pigalle! Restaurant Week, South Africa is a week where restaurants across all the major cities : Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town and Winelands showcase a set menu at a reduced price (this year- R95pp for a 2 course lunch or R175 pp for a 3 course dinner, add R50 pp if they…

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Hello Recommends Dinner: il Giardino, Milpark

Hello Joburg Magazine has a really nifty mobile GoHello app – it’s a great source of information on restaurants, shopping and accommodation in your area, it even has info on the latest concerts, comedy shows and festivals that are happening in and around Joburg. What I love about this app is that you can post…

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Restaurant Review: Escondido Tapas, Illovo

I have been wanting to come here for the longest time and finally made a booking this past Saturday evening for a family birthday celebration. We really enjoyed the tapas experience, it is a great way to enjoy many dishes and each of the dishes we had at Escondido was superb! The atmosphere is warm…

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Restaurant Review: Plaka, Bedfordview

We were treated to a smorgasbord of delicious Greek food at our recent Zomato Meetup at Plaka! Let me just say, I love Greek food – when I visited Greece last year my tummy was in heaven! It was an incredible gastronomical experience- from rich Greek yogurt with honey to souvlakis in pita to desserts…

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Restaurant Review: Clementines, Clarens

It was our first time in Clarens so we went with the most top-rated restaurant (according to Zomato and TripAdvisor reviews) for our lunch!   Clementines has a beautifully decorated interior and has a fine dining ambience with luxurious curtains and fresh flowers on the table. They have a good selection of craft beers brewed in…

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Restaurant Review: Naked Coffee, Melrose Arch

I had the pleasure of attending a Zomato Meetup for bloggers this week at Naked Coffee in Melrose Arch. I really enjoyed engaging with other bloggers and networking. It was a relaxed, fun evening filled with lots to eat and drink! Naked Coffee is a coffee shop located in the super-cool Infinite Bleu store which…

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