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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“Popular heritage site honouring the South African liberation movement, with guided tours & exhibits.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Bar
“Sunday is live-music day at one of Joburg’s hottest cocktail lounges. Every Sunday from 2pm to 6pm, The Motherland – a popular local indie folk band – take to the stage to perform a couple of sets for eager fans. The venue will occasionally host other South African bands, too.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Café del Sol brand stands for superb food and an atmosphere that speaks to the heart and soul. It is about wholesome, satisfying meals that delight the palate, the eyes and the nose. It is about the finest and freshest ingredients made to order and served immediately from pan to plate. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“My favorite restaurant by far! Romantic atmosphere, amazing food and outstanding service. Unforgettable date night.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Once voted the restaurant with the best Decor in Africa. Go see for youself.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“It’s not just a place to eat, it’s the experience of dining together, eating from each other’s plates, sharing stringy bites, stealing toppings, sneaking desserts into the kids just before bedtime. Laughing, dining, wining, celebrating, enjoying. It’s about family, first.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Absolutely stunning food and excellent service. One of the best restaurants in town. Highly recommended. Live music on a Sunday afternoon.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Pub
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“Literally across the street. Great smoked chicken wings. Also great Craft beer on tap. Best to arrive & sit outside at sunset.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Stunning atmosphere with open outdoor area overlooking Bryanston. Burgers are sublime, pizzas out of the ordinary!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It has an amazing vibe, delicious food, a pub that is always packed,... one of our favourite spots to enjoy with friends”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
  • 4 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“A fantastic family friendly restaurant on the famous St Stithians School grounds. Unbeatable views of Sandton skyline. Great food, bar and live music. Safe space to run/walk/cycle around the school grounds.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Classic Indian dishes served at a sizable restaurant with large windows, banquettes plus terrace.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is in Nicolway shopping mall, alongside a number of other good restaurants and has wonderful service, great atmosphere and lovely menu”
  • 3 locals recommend