Indulging & Dining At Second Story Sandton


Second chances don’t come around often. Second lives even less so. That’s why we were thrilled to discover Second Story in Sandton. Located within the iconic Sandton City Shopping Centre, this eclectic eatery has taken over from the much beloved JB’s Corner. The restaurant is a breath of fresh air, providing on-the-go shoppers with a spot to recharge. The menu also attracts foodies from around Joburg. It caters to meat and sushi lovers, as well as strict vegans. This is no ordinary restaurant. No matter your tastes or dietary requirements, Second Story will happily cater to you. Here’s just a taste of what you can expect when you pay them a visit.

About Second Story

Second Story, housed in the world-famous Sandton City Shopping Centre, takes great pride in being distinct. Catering to a wide variety of tastes with delicious, high-quality cuisine.

Featuring dishes from all over the globe, including the Americas, the Middle East, Asia, and Japan, their menu is a veritable flavor map. They take great satisfaction in their comprehensive plant-based menu, which can satisfy even the most avid meat eaters.

Second Story’s Signature Sushi, made with the finest ingredients, will leave you craving more and will be sure to be a memorable dining experience. The contemporary and elegant furnishings of Second Story, along with its mind-wrenching ceiling and large copper pendant lighting that resemble balloons, make it an ideal location for any event.

What’s On Their Menu?

From succulent starters to delectable mains and irresistible desserts, each item on the menu is designed to tantalize your taste buds and provide a memorable dining experience.

Begin your journey with an appetizer that sets the stage for the culinary delights to follow. The menu features a range of starters, from scrumptious tacos to Chicken Livers, Loaded Nachos, and Jalapeno Poppers.

The mains unveil a world of culinary excellence. Whether you’re in the mood for perfectly cooked steaks, divine poke bowls, signature sushi or inventive vegetarian creations, Second Story has something to satisfy every craving. We love their Southern Fried Chicken, Greedy Bastard Burger (it’s super filling so come hungry!), and the Crispy Prawn Poke Bowl.

As for dessert, you’ll be spoilt for choice with a wide selection of decadent treats. Choose from the moreish Creme Brulee, the Chia Seed Pudding, or their incredible Brownies. And don’t forget to check out their selection of freshly cakes cakes.

No visit to Second Story is complete without sipping on one of their interesting cocktails! Choose from their variety of Jumbo Cocktails that serves four, perfect for a meetup with friends. Or take your pick from their Signature Cocktails. There’s plenty to choose from, including the Espresso Martini, the Blush Cocktail, and the Whisky Sours.

There’s also a menu full of beers and ciders, wine, gin and cognac if you’re looking to celebrate.

Click here to see their full menu.

A Relaxing & Intriguing Setting In The Heart Of Sandton

The restaurant’s interior is thoughtfully designed to provide an atmosphere that is both cozy and captivating. With its elegant decor, soft lighting, and comfortable seating, Second Story offers the perfect setting for any occasion. Be it a romantic dinner, a family gathering, or a night out with friends.

Each corner of the restaurant has a story to tell, inviting guests to explore and create their own unforgettable memories.

Second Story is not just a restaurant; it’s a destination that’ll delight the senses. What sets it apart from other dining establishments is not only its exceptional cuisine, but also the unique ambiance and heartfelt hospitality.

Second Story’s Opening Hours

Perfect for brunch, lunch and dinner, Second Story is open during the following hours, ready and eager to serve their guests:

  • Monday to Thursday: 08:30 – 21:00
  • Friday to Saturday: 08:00 – 22:00
  • Sunday: 08:00 – 19:30

Whether you’re planning a leisurely lunch, an intimate dinner, or a special celebration, Second Story accommodates all occasions with grace and professionalism. It’s advisable to make reservations, as the restaurant’s popularity among locals and visitors alike can lead to a bustling dining room, especially on weekends.

For More Information


You can also contact them by calling 010 015 5075 or emailing

Don’t forget to follow them on Facebook and Instagram for the latest news, information, foodie inspo, and much more.

Address: Shop U311 & U312, Sandton City Shopping Centre, corner Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Sandhurst, Sandton, Johannesburg.

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