Features, Food & Drink / 21.01.2019

One of the best kept secrets in Joburg’s whisky bar category, but we don’t mind letting the secret out, it’s only fair - has to be The Maxim Lounge (affectionately known as Maxim by the locals). Maxim is all about leather, cigars, whisky and polished surfaces and serves as the perfect spot for a pre-dinner drink, or a post evening night cap, in a luxurious surrounding. Located next door to the incredibly popular Maximillien restaurant at The Da Vinci Hotel and Suites in Legacy Corner Mall, Sandton, Maxim Lounge is...

Features, Food & Drink / 04.01.2019

We love discovering new spots and J. Rabbit’s has just opened its doors where the old Griffin used to be located. In case you were wondering it is named after that famed cartoon character, Jessica Rabbit and the vibe and décor lend itself perfectly to that notion, too. Following the speakeasies of yesteryear, access to the bar is through the laundromat in the front of the building before arriving in the plush Mexican styled bar at the back. Offering one of the biggest selections of tequila we have ever seen,...

Events, Features, Food & Drink / 16.11.2018

One of Joburg's most anticipated events has to be The Wade Bales Cap Classique & Gin Affair which will be hosted on the beautiful Southern Sun in Hyde Park's Rooftop Terrace Bar on 24th and 25th of November. Expect spectacular views and great music, makes for a stylish and sophisticated experience, spent sipping the finest bubbly and enjoying the coolest craft and international gins available in South Africa. Over 60 of South Africa’s premium MCC’s (all made in the traditional Methode Champenoise style), will be available to taste, and you’ll...

Competitions, Home / 04.07.2017

Union Pop-Up Bar has reopened their doors for another three months of entertainment at Norman Goodfellows Dispatch Warehouse in Illovo. We are giving away a table for 10 people this coming Saturday 8th July for you and your friends to experience a fun-filled night of delicious cocktails and great music. Plus, you'll also receive a complimentary drink upon arrival. All you have to do is fill in the form below and ANSWER this easy question in the COMMENT section: Which alcohol brand has Union Bar teamed up with for their latest...

Events, Home / 26.06.2017

The Union Bar, together with J&B Scotch Whisky, has launched a new concept pop-up bar that is like no other bar we've seen before. [caption id="attachment_1012" align="aligncenter" width="657"] The Union Bar has launched a new pop-up bar together with J&B[/caption] Union Bar, who are known for converting any space into a fully functioning bar, has formed a partnership made in cocktail heaven with J&B. Not only have they created a new trendy place for Joburgers to visit, but they've also created an entirely new and exciting cocktails menu that only...

Food & Drink, Home / 01.06.2017

The popular concept, First Thursdays that first launched in Cape Town not so long ago, has slowly but surely moved its way to Joburg and we couldn't be more thrilled! [caption id="attachment_626" align="aligncenter" width="1202"] First Thursdays Rosebank takes place on the first Thursday of every month[/caption] While the concept is already gaining attraction in Braamfontein and Maboneng, we can't get enough of First Thursdays held in Rosebank on Keyes Avenue. The art galleries and showrooms found in the Trumpet Building, most recently known as the Keyes Art Mile are open to the...