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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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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 […]

Featured, Night life

Gritty, crusty and oh-so-cheap: the diviest dives in the city

Jul 8, 2019, Author: Candice May

Joburg might be known for its gritty history, but bona fide dive bars with low lighting and cheap booze are an increasingly rare commodity (blame it on the forces of gentrification). We sipped and swigged across the City of Gold to find these worse-for-wear watering holes […]

Night life

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 […]

Dining Out, Drinks

Where to get the best G&T on tap in Jozi

Apr 8, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, gin bars are multiplying in Joburg as the spirit ditches its mother’s ruin reputation and gains some serious street cred. So where are the best places to procure a G&T in town? While we love a mean shaken martini and an elevated gin […]

Night life

Dear drinker: these are the classics

Feb 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 […]

Night life

A newbie’s guide to Sandton 

Feb 20, 2019, Author: Candice May

Firstly – welcome to the City of Gold! Finding yourself in a new city can be tough for many reasons, especially when you’re looking for things to do in your free time. Well, the nightlife scene in the hub of Sandton has come a long way, […]

Night life

How to slay your night, nerd!

Jan 17, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

After the festive season, some people like to tone down their nightlife for something a little tamer and more economical. Think Netflix and chill! Others, like some of our HJ readers, are planning to spice things up by venturing further than their local pub or drinking something other than […]

Night life

The snacks lineth the tummy

Nov 14, 2018, Author: Carly Ritz

We like a good party as much as anyone. But we like waking up the next day feeling semi-fresh too. They say prevention is better than cure! There are many ways to avoid that all fall down scenario, one being to line the tummy with food which slows down the absorption of alcohol […]