Exciting New Restaurants To Visit This New Year

The New Year is a time for exciting discoveries and exploring new things. Start this journey by exploring the exciting new restaurants in Joburg.

The Prawnery

It’s always great to start the year with a bang. Try something different and be inspired by the newest restaurants in Johannesburg.

Soul Souvlaki Rosebank

Soul Souvlaki is one of the most well-known Greek street food connoisseurs. They started from humble beginnings in Maboneng and have since become the Greek powerhouse they are today. And now, they have opened their sixth restaurant in Rosebank!

Soul Souvlaki specialises in making delicious Greek street food. Their menu ranges from mezes to mouthwatering skewers and pitas. At this restaurant, you can enjoy lovely meals made with the best ingredients.

The restaurant is situated across The Mall of Rosebank in a beautiful building with modern design and architecture. This is definitely a place to visit!

Address: 42 Bath Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

Website: http://soulsouvlaki.co.za/rosebank/

Social: Facebook and Instagram

The Prawnery

The Prawnery is situated at the Illovo Junction and is becoming a favourite of foodies and seafood lovers.

The Prawnery’s specialty is seafood prepared with unexpected combinations and flavours. Their menu is diverse but stays true to what they are all about. Expect to be wowed by the flavourful dishes, from Daab Chingri to Asian mezes.

This restaurant also has a fully stocked bar, serving up delightful drinks to pair with your meal.

Address: 178 Oxford Road, Illovo Junction, Illovo, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

Website: https://prawnery.co.za/

Social: Facebook and Instagram


Seafood doesn’t get better than at Shucked.

This restaurant, situated on Jan Smuts Avenue, specialises in oysters and pairing oysters with the prefect drink. Indulge in delicious oysters complemented with a glass of champagne for a luxurious meal.

Grab some friends or loved ones and dine on decadent oysters this new year.

Address: 357 Jan Smuts Ave, Craighall Park, Randburg, Gauteng.

Social: Facebook and Instagram

The Greenhouse Bar

The Greenhouse Bar is a new bar that has become a go-to in the city. They whip up some amazing concoctions to pair with their tasty food. The bar has a curated menu that offers some meaty choices, salads, delicious sweet delights and unexpected flavours.

The Greenhouse Bar has a resident DJ, setting the scene to enjoy the perfect drink.

Address: 199 Oxford Road, Sandton, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

Website: http://www.greenhousejhb.co.za/

Social: Facebook and Instagram

Old Ducky French Cafe

The Old Ducky French Cafe is all about French cuisine. The cafe offers delicious eats that will satisfy and craving.

Their generous menu caters to anyone with a versatile palate that wants to explore and enjoy good food. Old Ducky also has an overflowing wine menu that is packed with an amazing selection of wine to pair with their authentic meals.

We suggest you try the Perfect Parisian Walnut Parfait. It is simply exquisite.

Address: Shop GF22, Pineslopes Shopping Centre, The Straights Avenue & Witkoppen Road, Fourways, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

Website: http://www.oldducky.com/

Social: Facebook and Instagram

Chef Micky’s Thai Dining 

Chef Micky’s Thai Dining is relatively new in Birnam. Previously Sai Thai in Cyrildene, this spot is nothing short of amazing.

The food at Chef Micky’s Thai Dining is the epitome of authentic Thai cuisine. This restaurant has won the hearts of many and it’s no surprise, as the food at this place is some of the best we’ve had.

This restaurant incorporates signature Thai flavours and colours in their food.

Address: 102 Corlett Drive, Birnam, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

Social: Facebook 

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