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The best happy hours in town 

Jan 7, 2020, Author: Amber Richardson

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!   […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Chef James Diack launches ‘La Stalla’

Mar 1, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

He is certainly on a roll (excuse the pun) Hello Joburgers, and we were beyond excited to hear that The Federal in Melville is getting a facelift, and Chef James Diack will be renaming his Seventh Street eatery as La Stalla “The Stables” and reopening it as […]

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Melville’s rising star. Great food, great wine, great times!

Dec 7, 2017, Author: Bianca Spinner

Over the last couple of years, Melville has established itself as a serious food contender, a trailblazer for many gastronomic ideas. We found a fine dining gem in the heart of the district – the brand new NCW Restaurant. We couldn’t wait to get our […]

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Life isn’t always tacos & tequila…but it should be!

Nov 13, 2017, Author: Bianca Spinner

Everything’s better with a side order of guac, wouldn’t you agree? Imagine our appreciation when we heard one of our all-time favourite Mexican restaurant chains were launching a new store. Perron Melville is their latest creation, and having just opened its doors, we had to […]