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Urbanologi – A gem in the heart of Joburg

With spring in full swing and summer on the way, there’s something that we’ll all be looking for over the weekends; cool places with interesting drinks and fresh foods. Nowhere will you find this more than Urbanoligi in the heart of Joburg, in the Mad Giant Brewery at 1 Fox. Urbanologi’s spring menu is all…

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ROSTO – Italian wood burning rotisserie

Ever get to a restaurant and not know what to order? ROSTO will make this easier; simply order everything on the menu and share! This is not your everyday Italian Restaurant. Rosto is an Italian roastery that specialises in Italian street foods, wood burn rotisserie free-range chicken, meatballs and stoneground flour focaccia. Starting with the chicken, this…

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Beerhouse: Smoke. Meat. Beer.

Beerhouse: The pioneers in the biggest, best variety of beer in South Africa have a new menu. Developed by Beerhouse and the Ultimate Braai Master; Pieter Marais. They have managed to combine the Latin American style of smoke and spice with the rich goodness of beer to create something exceptional. This is something you don’t find in South Africa: Latin American…

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Restaurant Review – Meadow Green (African Pride)

It was a cold winter’s night recently when we ventured out to Irene to visit Meadow Green Restaurant at Irene Country Lodge. Forget everything you thought you knew about hotel restaurants – Meadow Green is an elegant restaurant recently revamped by Leon Van Deventer. He has worked hard to create a menu that is slightly…

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Jamie’s Italian

Jamie’s Italian   If you read my biography you’ll know that my love of food comes from watching Jamie Oliver on Sunday afternoons in The Naked Chef, so you can guess my excitement when I heard Jamie’s Italian was opening in Johannesburg. Being my favourite type of food and most probably my favourite chef ever’s…

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Café Del Sol

A classic Italian restaurant in every single way adapting to modern times by catering for everyone from the crowd that wants their food delivered to the banting army growing day by day it is easy to see why Cafe Del Sol stood proud as Winner of both Highly Commended and Best Italian eatery in the…

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Hussar Grill – Morningside

  I am always on the lookout for a great steak. The Hussar Grill have successfully made me a fan after inviting us out for dinner. Since opening their doors in 1964 in Rondebosch Cape Town, The Hussar Grill has received multiple awards Only the finest Class-A grain-fed beef and game are served. Meat is wet-aged…

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Chef James Diack talks to us about farm to table and his new venture, The Federal

I walk into Coobs and immediately spot Chef James Diack. I’m a little starstruck by the man who is leading the farm to table movement in South Africa. It takes me a few moments to gather myself. Our coffee arrives and we sit down to chat food. I furiously scribble notes but get distracted by…

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Dolci Café – a Craighall Gem

  It’s the weekend. You’re lying in bed trying to decide where to have breakfast/brunch. You’re tired of the Parkhurst vibe, you’ve been there too many times. Venturing beyond 4th street will take you to a quiet little Café – Dolci Café. A blend of authentic Italian, classic French and good old South African.    …

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Pomodoro Dinner Party

  Pomodoro is an authentic style Italian restaurant based in Morningside Shopping Centre in Johannesburg. We were invited to a dinner party at Pomodoro and had the chance to catch up with owner and manager Stefano, and enjoy some great stories about his journey so far. A qualified engineer; Stefano’s roots are a mix of italian,…

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