Category: Night life

Dining Out, Night life

This bistro could just be Sandton’s best-kept secret

May 7, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, the days of hotel restaurants being a culinary no man’s land are ancient history. Today, Joburg’s hotel restaurants aren’t just good; they’re among the best in the city. One of our favourites to hang out at also happens to be one of the […]

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A cocktail crawl in the hood

May 3, 2019, Author: Candice May

If you’ve ever peeked at our lists of the best bars in Joburg, you know that the suburbs are ubiquitous with excellent sipping spots. But one area is undergoing a cocktail renaissance: downtown Jozi – including Braamfontein, Maboneng, the CBD and Newtown – has sprouted […]

Drinks, Night life

Liquid love: Jozi’s most indulgent drinks

April 9, 2019, Author: Candice May

Dessert has long been our motto here at Hello Joburg HQ. Rather than spoiling our appetites, though, we’re getting our fix with the most irresistible dessert-inspired cocktails – the ideal elixir for chilly nights ahead. Get ready to put your champagne taste to the test and satisfy your […]

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This fabulous new pop-up bar will CÎROC your world!

April 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

Positioned as a cheeky take on luxury, CÎROC’s bold collaboration with Italian fashion house Moschino is finally making its highly anticipated arrival in South Africa. To officially celebrate the traffic-stopping partnership, CÎROC hosted a private media soirée at the Diamond Walk’s lush Arque Bar where […]

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Best bars to watch the big game

April 4, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Although the thought of watching the game in the comfort of your own home may sound appealing right now, we all know that as soon as the time comes, you’ll want to be surrounded by your friends, delicious drinks and mouth-watering eats. That’s why we’ve rounded […]

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Saint’s sinfully delicious new cocktails for the chilly season

March 20, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, as the chilly season arrives, we turn to our favourite restaurants and bars in Joburg for a warm relief. After all, there’s nothing better than a toasty booze blanket to fend off the frosty air, is there? Saint has just launched their AW19 […]

Night life

Highball is the hottest craft bar on the block

March 19, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Excitement is building over Highball Craft Bar the latest offering at the Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort. READ MORE ON NIGHTLIFE HERE. Describing themselves a ‘trendy artisan craft bar’, they have revealed that they will be serving a selection of the finest local craft drinks. […]

Night life, People of Joburg

Mix it up with Gareth Wainwright from The Little Fox

March 13, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

If gin is your thing then this super-trendy, ultra-cool cocktail bar situation inside a gin distillery is a definite must-visit! With star mixologist Gareth Wainwright as the captain of the ship and located inside the century-old warehouse in the 1 fox precinct we couldn’t help […]

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Get to know Aviation Gin with Travis Tober

March 7, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Travis has had 20+ years of experience at top restaurants and bars in the US and has always loved Aviation Gin. As their Head of Brand Education he travels around the world to tell the Aviation story, build relationships with local distributors, meet customers and create innovative cocktails with bartenders and mixologists! He also gets to hang out […]

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Dear drinker: these are the classics

February 28, 2019, Author: Candice May

Joburg’s vibrant bar scene is a true reflection of its cultural diversity, rife with watering holes of all kinds – walk a few blocks and you’ll run into a crowded neighbourhood favourite, pricy cocktail spot or grungy dive. With so many options, picking one to get a taste of […]