Separating The Grapes And The Wine 

There is a misconception that you can only get the best wine experience in the Cape. But the truth is that Johannesburg is certainly a contender when it comes to a fantastic wine experience.

If you like to sip a good glass of wine or enjoy a candlelit dinner completed with your favourite red or white, this is just for you.

Joburg has many wine tastings and wine journeys for you to explore.

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Situated on a bustling street in Rosebank, Publik is a wine bar surrounded by creativity and art.

They have unique wine that always get patrons talking. But this is exactly what Publik is all about - starting a conversation about amazing wine. Their wine options change frequently, ensuring there is always something new for you to explore.

Stop by and try a pairing of their quality wine and delicious food, you won't be disappointed.

Address: 2 Bolton Road, Rosebank, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

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Great Domaines 

Great Domaines prides themselves on their fine wine. Their passion for this beverage shines through, offering some of the best wine from around the world.

This wine spot offers select rare wine from France, Italy, Lebanon and Portugal, among others. Their rare selection of wine includes a choice range of Chateaus as well as Northern and Southern Burgundy Domaines.

Address: 2 Jameson Ave, Melrose Estate, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

Ivy Champagne Garden

Champagne, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic, stands out. This drink is not only for events and celebrations. Just as with wine, champagne should be enjoyed every now and then. Ivy Champagne Garden brings together Africa and Asia with their range of champagne.

This should definitely be on your bucket list if you are a lover of all things champagne.

Address: 3rd floor, 2 Arbroath Road, Bedfordview, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

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Verdicchio Restaurant & Wine Cellar 

Situated at Montecasino, Verdicchio is a Tuscan-style Mediterranean restaurant offering a healthy choice of wine.

This restaurant is a great place for those looking to pair their meal with a delicious glass of wine. The ambience at Verdicchio completes the romantic and cosy setting.

Address: Shop 9, Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways, Sandton, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

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Gallagher The Wine Garden

If you are looking for something that is secluded and allows you peace of mind then Gallagher Wine Bar should be your regular spot.

Part of a convention centre in Midrand, this is the spot to meet other wine lovers and enjoy good wine and delicious food.

Address: Gallagher Convention Centre, Richards Dr, Halfway House, Midrand.

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Gerakaris Family Wines

Gerakaris is a winery that welcomes you to host events, such as corporate parties or birthdays. Situated near Delta Cafe, this is the perfect spot for any occasion as you can get the beautiful surroundings and exquisite wine of Gerakaris along with yummy food catered by the cafe.

Address: 20 Marlborough Avenue, Craighall Park, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

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Reciprocal Wine Company

If you love the idea of getting home, putting up your feet and enjoying a good glass of wine, then Reciprocal Wine Company is the place for you.

This online store has a wide variety of brands to choose from. They also provide customised wine cellars, perfect for any wine connoisseur.

Address: 1 Rockridge Road, Parktown, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

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Urban Cellars

Urban Cellars designs and builds wine rooms and basement cellars for those looking to start their own collection of wine. Whether you're looking to get a big or small wine cellar, this is the place to call.

Address: Johannesburg, Gauteng.

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We have all heard endless amounts about beer gardens and secret gardens. But today, we decided to look at some hidden wine gems instead. These amazing places in Johannesburg give many wine lovers a chance to enjoy a good glass, or perhaps even a bottle, of wine.

For some, a champagne breakfast has become a habit, but others just like to sip away the afternoon with a good glass of wine. And for the incurable romantics out there, a candlelit dinner is absolutely incomplete without fine wine.

So let's check out these amazing champagne and wine gardens in Joburg.

Wine Garden Joburg


Situated on a bustling street of Rosebank is Publik, a wine bar that boasts creativity and artistic surroundings.

They have unique wines that will have you speaking about it for days - and that is exactly what they want - to start a conversation about amazing wines that few have experienced before. Their wine options change all the time to ensure that you are always left with a new experience and taste in your mouth.

Their quality wines are paired with delicious food. This pairing should be on your bucket list, so pay them a visit. There's nothing quite like a good pairing by the best connoisseurs.

Wine Garden Joburg

Ivy Champagne Garden

Champagne stands out during celebrations, both the alcoholic and the non-alcoholic. However, we don't have to drink it only during events and celebrations. This brings us to Ivy Champagne Garden.

Just as with wine, champagne deserves to be indulged, even on regular days. Ivy Champagne Garden has a twist, they bring together Asia and Africa. This is the first step to breaking boundaries.

This is one for all the explorers, who are always willing to try something new.

Wine Garden Joburg

Gallagher Wine Bar

If you are looking for something secluded, then the Gallagher Wine Bar should be a regular spot.

This diamond in the rough is a part of the elegant Convention Centre, situated conveniently between Johannesburg and Midrand. Many Joburgers love going there to enjoy some good wine and nibbles. It is a breath of fresh air.

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Gerakaris Family Wines

Gerakaris probably shocked when they opened their winery in Craighall Park. Yes! That's right, Craighall Park.

This amazing spot welcomes you to host events, whether they be corporate or casual. And they are situated close to Delta Cafe, who can provide catering. You have the convenience of killing two birds with one stone, for an awesome event.

Cheers to something different!

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