Restaurant Review: The National Eatery and Speakeasy

Just when I thought Park town North had reached a saturation point in terms of eateries, a spanking new one opens up….with rave reviews at that! So obviously I feel morally and gastronomically bound to stuff face and pretend I only do this for the love of my blog! The National Eatery opened its doors a few month ago and has already made quite a stir among the Joburg … Continue reading Restaurant Review: The National Eatery and Speakeasy

Restaurant Review: Under The Trees Garden Cafe

It is always good to know your neighbours; especially the ones who give you great food recommendations! Last week, while casually chit chatting with an old neighbour, I came to know of a beautiful cafe located just 15 minutes in Lyndhurst As the name suggests – Under the Trees Garden Cafe – is located at the Schafflers Nursery, amid beautiful tress and water bodies. It would … Continue reading Restaurant Review: Under The Trees Garden Cafe

Shanghai Hinabe – For the Real Hot Pot

This post has been long overdue. K and I ate at Shanghai Hinabe almost two months ago (and haven’t stopped thinking about it!), but I did not get a chance to share this with you until now. So here goes! As the name suggests, Shanghai Hinabe is a Chinese restaurant located in Parkmore. But it is not your usual Chinese eatery…this place is the ONLY … Continue reading Shanghai Hinabe – For the Real Hot Pot

A Quick Trip to Paris – Just For A Day!

Just when I thought I had seen everything and there was nothing new left to explore, Joburg throws me a googly! I had no idea that Paris was just an hour’s drive from Johannesburg! I am serious – you can see the Eiffel Tower and even the Pont des Arts or the lock bridge as it’s popularly known (although the locks were taken off a few months ago I … Continue reading A Quick Trip to Paris – Just For A Day!