Category: Night life

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A hot night out on the town: The best queer spots for cabaret, drag, dancing and beyond

Oct 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

Nightlife in the City of Gold may always be in flux, but for the LGBTQ community, some places will always be home. Whether you’re seeking out some landmarks to learn about queer history or your quest is more hedonistic and vibrant clubs are your thing, there’s […]

Drinks, Night life

Raise the bar with Hennessy cocktails this summer

Sep 27, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hennessy Cognac is one of the most celebrated and sophisticated spirits in the world. Produced in the Cognac region of France, this twice-distilled cognac is made from Ugni Blanc grapes and is enjoyed with a mixer as a long drink. What is perhaps less well […]

Drinks, Night life

The ultimate spring cocktail with Roku Gin

Sep 19, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With Spring coming up we thought what better way than to sip on a G&T, or better yet – one of Roku’s gin based cocktails? READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. If you’re looking for a savoury cocktail to enjoy, indulge in either the Roku Negroni with flavours […]

Dining Out, Night life

Sushi, champagne and sunshine at the new beach club in Fourways

Sep 16, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With the global trends moving towards day time entertainment, development entrepreneur Damian Michaels today officially announced his latest world class venture – party venue / restaurant Altitude Beach Club set to open this November. READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. Surrounded by the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg […]

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Raise a glass to spring at these bright and breezy bars

Sep 11, 2019, Author: Candice May

After hibernating all winter, spring is the time for Joburgers to emerge from our shoebox apartments to camp out in bright and breezy bars to enjoy some warm air and gourmet bar snacks plus gulp down swish cocktails – think grapefruit mint mojitos, white peach margaritas, rose lemon spritzers and […]

Drinks, Night life

Poison of the Month: Drumshanbo Gunpowder Gin

Sep 6, 2019, Author: Candice May

In the province of Connacht in the West of Ireland, on the shores of Lough Allen, at the foothills of Sliabh an Iarainn, lies the tiny rural village of Drumshanbo. There, you’ll find PJ Rigney’s The Shed Distillery where medieval copper pot stills are used to fuse oriental botanicals […]

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Olympus Sky Bar – Joburg’s trendy new rooftop venue at Emperors Palace

Sep 5, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Visitors to Emperors Palace can now enjoy sundowners with panoramic views of the city while watching airplanes take off and land at the new and exclusive Olympus Sky Bar located at the Peermont Metcourt hotel. Dubbed one of Joburg’s freshest rooftop venues, it’s the perfect setting for […]

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Pop in to the Belgian Beer pop-up café

Sep 2, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The Belgian trio of Hoegaarden, Leffe and Stella Artois, who make up the Belgian portfolio of AB InBev, have banded together to launch The Belgian Beer Café (TBBC) in Parkhurst, Johannesburg. TBBC is about creating a pop-up shop to celebrate Belgian beer in the local […]

Drinks, Night life

News Cafe launches three new cocktails for Women’s month

Aug 23, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

In a bid to celebrate Women’s Month, premium cocktail bar News Cafe has partnered with Diageo’s most loved brands and female mixologist, Taneale Van Der Merwe to bring a taste of explosion in the form of Limited Edition cocktails suited for all women in the […]

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Poison of the Month: Mionetto Prosecco

Aug 13, 2019, Author: Candice May

Prosecco is rising to the top of the bubblies! A glass of bubbly elevates any occasion and Prosecco – the premium Italian variant – is leading the growth in the sparkling wine category worldwide for a number of reasons.  READ MORE ON NIGHTLIFE HERE. Prosecco is delightfully easy-drinking: crisper, […]