Hello Joburgers, we’ve loved this restaurant for years. We’re not at all ashamed to admit…
Upgrade your boys night out from cracking a cold one to a sophisticated gentlemen’s night out filled with pampering, whiskey, amazing food and even better entertainment.
Start your evening off with some pampering…
Bar Ber Blacksheep
Situated slap bang in the middle of the trendy art district of Rosebank, Bar Ber Blacksheep is a sophisticated bespoke barber shop perfect for the fashionable professional. Fit in a quick shave or trim along with an on-the-house draft or espresso before a night out on the town or opt for the executive experience, cigar and whiskey at the bar.
Those not getting a treatment can hang out on the leather studded couches, armchairs or barstools and enjoy infused gin and martini cocktails. This barbershop and smoking bar serves as the ultimate ‘man cave’ inspired spot for gents.
The Bar Ber Blacksheep barber shop is open from 7am to 7pm, and the bar from 10am to 10 pm.
A: 2 Bolton Rd, Parkwood
T: 011 037 3660
Grab something to eat….
The Gentlemen’s Arthouse
Travel back in time with this boutique that’s steeped in history. The Gentlemen’s Arthouse is a restored heritage gem that features a menu and cocktails that are inspired by authentic Victorian delicacies with a modern twist.
The aesthetic and interior will transport you to a past time altogether with Edwardian washrooms that date back to 1911 and eccentric, decadent décor. It doesn’t get much cooler than this, think absinthe and feasts fit for a king! For entertainment chose from a variety of performers from jazzy singers and Cuban cigar-rollers to poets and master-brewers.
A: 100 Carr Street, Newtown
T: 010 592 1911
Time to party…
From cloakrooms boasting the finest fragrances, mirrored ceilings and carefully designed lighting to superb exotic dancers, there is no venue quiet like The Grand. There are few places in the world that can rival the selection of fine liquor that is on offer.
You’ll be spoilt for choice with hundreds of bottles of the finest wines, champagne and an extravagant cognac room that boasts the rarest single malt whiskey and cognac collection your eyes have ever seen.
A: Rivonia Blvd & 11th Avenue, Rivonia
T: 011 234 9593
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