Category: Dining Out

Dining Out

Urbanologi adopts a farm-to-table approach

February 22, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Urbanologi, a gastronomic hub inside Jozi’s award-winning Mad Giant brewery, has taken a bold new stride in its journey to ecosystem sustainability and upended its strategy for sourcing ingredients. Project 150 is Urbanologi’s new culinary mantra that sees all ingredients, except spices, sourced within 150km […]

Dining Out, Night life

Jozi’s hottest pool decks

February 21, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, some of Jozi’s most superbly-located sundowner spots can be found nestled within Tsogo Sun properties – each one uniquely distinct and offering the perfect location for celebrations, romance, meetings and special occasions. Island Bar at Southern Sun Hyde Park offers guests the opportunity […]

Dining Out, Leratos Corner

An honest review … Nice on 4th

February 20, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Breakfast in Jozi is a happy affair on Parkhurst’s perennially lively 4th Avenue. But there’s one particularly bright and breezy restaurant serving freshly-baked croissants, stacks of crumpets and oh-so-original ‘egg baskets’ that’s always packed with Joburgers looking for some serious a.m. fuel – Nice on 4th. […]

Dining Out, People of Joburg

Chef of the month: Blake Anderson

February 19, 2019, Author: Candice May

He realised that he had a calling for the kitchen 15 years ago when he bagged his first job in the hospitality industry at a boutique hotel in the Drakensberg. Today, chef Blake Anderson holds the position of Complex Executive Chef at Montecasino and has over 70 employees who […]

Dining Out

Slow it down at The Course

February 15, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

In a city bombarded by the reality of deadlines, meeting dates, conferences and the stresses of day-to-day living, the rush comes to a leisurely pause right in the heart of Sandton. The Course is quite literally an invitation to be inspired during your day to […]

Dining Out

V-day taboo topics to keep you in the clear

February 14, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

We’re pretty sure you’ve been told at some stage in your life to avoid topics like politics, sex and religion when it comes to the family dinner table. Generally, pretty good advice to heed. But are you prepared for your first Valentine’s Day dinner with […]

Dining Out, Our Top 5

Our top 5 reasons to dine at Epicure by Chef Coco

February 12, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, Joburg is loaded with restaurants dishing out delicious food from all over Africa. Whether you’re looking for a modern take on the country’s traditional cuisine, some East African injera bread to scoop up nubs of meat or a fragrant North African tagine, you’ll be […]

Dining Out

One tequila, two tequila, three tequila … MORE!

February 12, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With handcrafted cocktails as the focus, and the tasting menu as a supporting act, new kid on the block, J Rabbit, believes that tequila isn’t a trend, as it has been and always will be around.   The brainchild of Paul Lycos and business partner Brigitte Labuschagne, Johannesburg’s first and only […]

Accommodation, Dining Out

Perfect wine and dinner pairings at the Palazzo

February 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

“Wine is the only artwork you can drink.” Luis Fernando Olaverri The pairing of food and wine takes centre stage at The Palazzo at Montecasino for one elegant, exclusive event each month as a selection of fine wines from a leading wine estate are paired […]

Dining Out

Try the new Pizza Lite at Piza e Vino

February 1, 2019, Author: Candice May

Summer is here and Piza e Vino is celebrating the launch of their brand new summer menu. READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. In the spirit of healthy summer living they have introduced a delicious Pizza Lite category for the health and calorie conscious. The restaurants executive chef, Filip Vucetic, has worked closely with Pippa Mullins from MME Dietitians […]