From fast food outlets and fine dining venues to Italian, Asian, Mediterranean and grill houses offering premiun steaks and ribs prepared to perfection, the suburb of Rosebank has everything your taste buds desire.
If you're craving some amazing Asian street food, then why not visit the hidden gem of Momo Kuro, situated on the top floor of the Trumpet building in Rosebank's Keyes Art Mile. Not only is the cuisine amazing, but you'll also get to enjoy breathtaking sunset views, and trying to find this restaurant is also an adventure on its own. Momo Kuro's menu specialises in bite-sized Asian delights including delicious dim sum, Korean fried chicken and filled bao buns which will have you coming back for more. Don't forget to try their moreish poké bowls, Peking duck pancakes, the bao burgers and tapas.
For Chinese dishes that's sure to hit the spot, order something delicious from Lotus Chinese Restaurant. Their menu is packed with a wide selection of mouthwatering options, which will leave you feeling spoilt for choice. For a lovely starter or winter warmer, order the Chicken Sweet Corn Soup or the Won Tun Soup with Pork Dumpling. Looking for something more hearty? Try the Crispy Chicken, their Peking Duck or the hot and spicy Singapore Style Fried Rice Noodles dish. You can either order for pickup or delivery via Uber Eats and Mr D, so simply just pay them a visit and make an exciting culinary adventure of it.
For authentic Thai cuisine made simple, visit Simply Asia at The Zone @ Rosebank and enjoy their selection of noodles, Thai curries, seafood, duck dishes and vegetarian options. There’s something for all tastes and palates. Currently, they have a limited lockdown menu, still offering some of their popular and oh-so delicious meals for delivery, right to your door. Take your pick from a variety of spring rolls, traditional Phad Thai, Phuket Noodles, Green Curry, Sweet & Sour Stir-Fry, Fried Rice Tom Yum and more.
Piza Ē Vino have mastered the art of Italian cuisine, and bring you a delectable menu filled with a wide variety of dishes that are bold and satisfying, full of flavour, and bring the true essence of Italy to life with every bite. Other than their ever-popular and moreish pizzas, they also offer delicious burgers, antipasti, salads, saucy pasta dishes and decadent desserts. This is the ideal spot if you're looking to treat the entire family to some Italian flair. You can find the Rosebank branch at the bustling The Zone @ Rosebank.
Visit Nonna's Italian Kitchen at The Firs in Rosebank for authentic Italian cuisine with a contemporary twist. Everything on the menu is made in-house daily, from their freshly-made bread and flavourful pasta sauces to their bundles of pasta and mouthwatering desserts. Everything is made from scratch at Nonna's. Take a gander through their menu and choose from a wide variety of Focaccia sandwiches, salads, casual meals, pastas, pizzas (in six, 8 or 24 slices) and rich gourmet milkshakes, mocktails and desserts.
When it comes to Italian, be sure to visit Coalition for an authentic Neapolitan pizza experience like no other. This restaurant located in the heart of the Rosebank District offers their guests genuine Neapolitan pizza that's sure to delight the taste buds and have you coming back for more. Take your pick from their selection of Classic Pizzas, which includes the traditional Margherita, the Holtini (Coppa ham, thyme, mushrooms and Italian parsley), the Cedare (salami, roasted garlic, blue cheese and olives) and the Siyani (chorizo, chili and cherry tomato), just to name a few.
For American-style, super-sized burgers that have all the toppings imaginable, drenched in your favourite sauce with delicious sides, visit RocoMamas, at The Zone @ Rosebank. There’s something for all tastes, from chicken and beef burgers to vegetarian and vegan options. There’s also a delicious selection of sides if you think you have enough stomach space for it. Don’t forget to order one of their decadent and addictive milkshakes in a wide variety of flavours to complement your meal.
For flame-grilled burgers, handmade chips with that moreish seasoning and the sweetest milkshakes, visit your nearest Steers branch to get your fill! You can find the Rosebank branch at The Zone @ Rosebank Shopping Centre. It's just the spot if you're looking to grab something on the go while exploring everything Rosebank has to offer. And if you’re not in the mood for a hearty, saucy beef burger, not to worry, they also offer flame-grilled chicken, ribs jam-packed with flavour, their famous sides and sweet desserts.
Need something filling and oh-so delicious during lunch? The Sandwich Baron offers a mouthwatering assortment of sandwiches, French and footlongs, platters, salads and baked potatoes, banting options and lunch boxes for you to choose from. No matter what you're craving, there's sure to be a footlong with all the toppings you want. The French Taco is the latest item to be added to their delicious menu. To take a look at their full menu, click here. Best of all, you can order these of delivery, on the go, and they can even assist with your catering needs with their selection of platters.
Get some of the best Mediterranean seafood at the Fishmonger at The Firs! Here, you'll be spoilt with a wide and oh-so fresh variety of seafood, which includes Linefish, tender calamari, the best Mozambique Prawns, Langostines and Lobsters, Paella, Beef Espatada, Peri-Peri Chicken, Meze Platter and Oven Baked Fish and much more. You can also indulge in a selection of sushi, salads, steaks, ribs, wine and cocktails.
Ocean Basket is another one of the country’s all time favourites, offering not only some of the best seafood in the city, but also a great atmosphere for you to unwind, relax and enjoy with your loved ones. Enjoy your choice of seafood delights, maybe even a few rounds of sushi and even some baklava to end off your visit on a sweet note. Interested? Click here for more information.
For Greek street food at its best, head to Soul Souvlaki on Bath Avenue, Rosebank. Each of their locations in the city showcases a one-page menu, offering diners simple yet delicious Greek-style street food. Their souvlaki is renowned and their other specialties include grilled bifteki, skinny lamb chops, their grilled chilli feta parcels and, most recently, their range vegetarian and vegan dishes. Here, there's something to tantalise any palate. Also, if you'd like to end your meal on a sweet note, choose from their selection of decadent delights which includes baklava, saragli, chocolate melomakarona and kourabiedes. You’ll also find mini-fridges stocked with Paul’s homemade ice cream.
The award-winning Level Four at 54 on Bath offers guests distinctive fine dining that's sure to delight, no matter what the occasion. Their menu combines classic cuisine with contemporary influences and ensures a memorable culinary experience. An absolute must when visiting this upmarket restaurant is their decadent Afternoon Tea, providing diners with an indulgent experience of sophistication and delicious delicacies with a choice of English tea and premium tea leaves.
oneNINEone restaurant at the Hyatt Regency Johannesburg Hotel is just the place if you're looking to experience a unique twist on South African cuisine. Here, you can expect sophisticated conscious dining that showcases thoughtful dishes using local produce and the natural ingredients that they have at our disposal. Every experience at oneNINEone is designed to be a celebration of flavour as their guests are treated to dishes that are lovingly prepared, perfectly plated and expertly served.
Located in the trendy and up-and-coming Keyes Art Mile, the Marble Restaurant offers its guests the ultimate dining experience like no other. This popular upmarket destination celebrates the South African tradition of cooking on fire. To complement your meal, order something from their extensive wine list that features 100 of the best local and some international wines. With one of the best views in the city, top-notch service, and fantastic cuisine, guests can expect a great night out on the town.
Looking to indulge in some great steaks and racks of ribs? Then be sure to book your table that The Grillhouse at The Firs. Although they're well-known for their juicy steaks and indulgent ribs, their menu does cater to a wide variety of tastes and also offers diners a range of salads, chicken, seafood and vegetarian dishes. And a visit to The Grillhouse is not complete without ordering a serving of the legendary brownies and ice cream. And to complement your meal, they have a cellar that offers a huge selection of wines. You're sure to find a favourite to heighten your dining experience.
Rosebank's newest grill restaurant, The Grill Jichana at Southern Sun Rosebank, is the ideal venue for a business lunch, dinner with friends or after work drinks while taking in the Rosebank view from the terrace. As for what's on their grill, you'll always be sure to find matured premium cuts, seasoned, flame-grilled and with herbed honey BBQ. Your choice cut is served with a choice of sides, from Homemade Bafana Potato Chips or creamy potato mash to battered onion rings or fresh steamed vegetables. And no steak is complete without a flavourful sauce! Take your pick from the Madagascan Pepper Demi-Glaze, Truffle Scented Mushroom or the famous 20 Ingredient Café de Paris butter. And if you still have room, their sweet dessert menu has mouthwatering options that'll certainly delight your taste buds.
Parkwood has become one of the most vibrant places in the north, bringing people together at the famous Jan Smuts Avenue and Bolton Road corner.
Let's explore a bit.
Saigon Suzy is a South East Asian bar that has an Asian BBQ and rock ’n roll bar feel. The spot offers the simple combination of good food and drinks.
Their food is packed with flavour. They have traditional dishes like dim sum, ramen, bento and more. Their Asian inspired cocktails have also become a favourite.
Address: 144 Jan Smuts Avenue, Unit 1, Parkwood Mansions, Parkwood, Johannesburg, Gauteng.
Coalition Pizza offers delicious Italian cuisine. Coalition's specialty is Neapolitan pizza, and we love it.
Their innovative combinations pair beautifully with the exquisite wines.
You can find them in a cosy shop on Bolton Road.
Address: 2 Bolton Rd, Parkwood, Randburg, Johannesburg, Gauteng.
Sin + Tax has an almost surreal feeling.
From the moment you walk through the secret door, you get drawn in. Sin + Tax creates unexpected and exciting drinks. Their delicious concoctions feature unexpected twists and fun garnishes.
Address: 4 Bolton Rd, Parkwood, Randburg, Johannesburg, Gauteng.
The Social Shabeen & Canteen is one of the most energetic spots on Bolton Road.
Their food menu consists of generous options and creative fare like the Build Your Own Bun. Pair this with one of their specialty crafted drinks, and you're set for the night.
Address: Corner Bolton Road and Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Rosebank, Johannesburg, Gauteng.
If you haven't paid a visit to this exciting corner yet, now is your chance to check out all the amazing offerings at Parkwood.