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

Ottoman Palace – Turkish Restaurant at the Nizamiye Masjid

Last night for no good reason at all K and I, along with some friends, decided to drive to Ottoman Palace, a Turkish restaurant in Midrand. Located in the same compound as the Nizamiye Masjid, one of the grandest and most beautiful structures in Johannesburg, the restaurant is more sedate in comparison. At the centre of the restaurant dangles a pretty chandelier and when you look up, you notice the beautifully … Continue reading Ottoman Palace – Turkish Restaurant at the Nizamiye Masjid

Erawan Thai Restaurant, Bedfordview

When it comes to Thai food, I am quite partial to Sai Thai in Cyrildene. K and I have been regulars there for a long time now. But a few weeks back, some friends suggested we try Erawan. I had noticed this swanky new restaurant, located very conveniently at the Bedford Village Shopping centre, but did not think of trying it, until recently. Erawan is a … Continue reading Erawan Thai Restaurant, Bedfordview