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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Restaurant Review: Kong, Cedar Square

Kong is a sophisticated Asian fusion restaurant with beautiful art and decor – the food is delicious, the ambience romantic and the service is good, however, it is pricey.   They have a great selection of various Asian food – dim sum, sushi, thai curries, noodles and stir fries. Their infamous Hong Kong Pears, potato…

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Restaurant Review: The Whippet, Linden

We were in the area, so I used my Zomato app to find this awesome gem of a breakfast spot based on location and rating. It was packed when we entered, we were seated on the bar stools for a bit until a table was ready. I really loved the decor and ambience and could…

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Restaurant Review: Cube Tasting Kitchen, Parktown

I went to Cube earlier this year for my birthday dinner – it continuously tops the best restaurant lists in Johannesburg and I was dying to go. Firstly – make sure you book way in advance. They have a very fast and user-friendly online booking form on their website- fill in your details and you…

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Zomato Meetup: Sophia’s Bistro, Illovo

I was so excited to get a Zomato Meetup Invitation in my inbox this past week for #ZomatoXSophiasBistro! Zomato is the best app for anyone that loves food as much as I do – it has ratings, menus, contact details, directions and other information that will help you decide where to eat out. The mobile…

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