Post Tagged with: "melville"


Live like a local while travelling

Mar 17, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

We’re not sure what possesses Joburgers to travel offshore when we can take advantage of our own unique landscapes. It’s not just our country’s scenery that’s captivating, but its culture too. As you begin to meander through South Africa’s diverse paths, you’ll too realise why there’s no place like home. Sweetly put, local is always lekker! These […]

Featured, Shopping

Jozi’s hidden shopping gems

Feb 5, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Are you a seasoned shopper in the City of Gold in search of some hot new shopping spots? Say no more, as these stores are the absolute best if you’re looking for a different, more unconventional shopping experience.   READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. Bonsai Studio  Located at the trendy […]

Entertainment, Leisure Activities

Weekly round-up #2: What to do in Joburg this weekend

Jan 31, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, we’ve finally made it to the end of Januworry and we don’t know about you, but we couldn’t be more relieved! Now it’s time to start off the month of love the right way with these epic weekend activities! READ MORE ON DINING […]

Featured, Night life

The best happy hours in town 

Jan 7, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

It’s January … and payday has never felt so far away. But just because your bank account is empty doesn’t mean your social calendar should be too. Simply head to these Jozi bars to get the best bang, or brew, for your last few bucks!   […]

Dining Out

Winner Winner Jozi: In the mood for a finger-lickin’ feed?

Nov 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

Fried chicken joints are like pigeons, post boxes and discarded copies of the Sunday Times in Joburg – they’re bloody everywhere. But quantity doesn’t always ensure quality and seeking out the best birds in town requires a little research. We put in the legwork and found the […]

Dining Out, Leratos Corner

A candid review … The Whippet Melville

Sep 4, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

If you’re looking for a starter kit in becoming a true hipster, this is the brunch spot for you! Jam-packed with residents and skinny jeans, this space will instantly make you feel like a millennial in The Parks – that’s if you manage to get […]

Leratos Corner

An honest review … The Lonely Hearts Club

Jul 27, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

Tapas seems to be a culinary trend that has taken Johannesburg by storm…but is it always as good as it seems? We visited Melville’s trendiest Tapas Bar, The Lonely Hearts Club to put them to the test!    So, here’s the scoop. This hip little spot is situated in a landmark […]

People of Joburg

American smokehouse-style dining at The Countess

Jun 21, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

The Countess is an artisanal American Smokehouse in the heart of Melville’s 27 Boxes, that oozes personality from every corner, just like its owner Leon Pretorius.  With the idea to create a space that speaks to people in terms of flavour profiles, from chicken liver parfait to lasagne and rich slow-cooked brisket, the menu is packed with […]

Dining Out

Hotspot of the Month – Love Me So, Melville

Jun 5, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

Boy, do these guys have a cool little spot here! Their food is delicious the décor on pointe and the service rocked our socks. Love Me So have been open since November last year, and they are buzzing! Located right next door to well-known Perron […]

Dining Out

Our Top 5 Must Try New Restaurants in Jozi

Apr 25, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

We love checking out all the brand new restaurants that are opening in and around Johannesburg, and sometimes we battle to keep up, as there are so many. It was difficult to pick our Top 5 must try new restaurants, Hello Joburgers – but we […]