Monthly Archives: January 2010

Eating out in Joburg: Afro-fusion

One of my favourite restaurants is Little Addis in Maboneng. Delicious platters of a selection of traditional Ethiopian dishes are served with injera (soft spongy what ‘bread’) which functions as knife, fork and spoon.  280 Fox St +27 82 683 8675; Open 12.30 to 21.00 except Sunday evenings and Mondays. Abisinya in Kensington.   Chef-patronne Amsale […]

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Local is lekker: eating out in Craighall Park

Local is lekker: eating out in Craighall Park Toni’s Pizza – is a 3 minutes’ walk from Liz at Lancaster. Great deck for summer outdoor eating. Excellent pizzas and they sometimes do a ‘to-die-for’ nougat dessert. Open Tuesdays to Saturdays 12.00 to 21.00 and Sundays 12.00 – 15.30 Tel +27 11 447-1318 Cnr Café – Corner Buckingham […]

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Joburg’s best …. places to buy African artefacts

My favourites are Art Africa for clever, creative contemporary items and Kim Sacks Gallery for contemporary porcelain and pottery and finely crafted more traditional objects : Art Africa 62 Tyrone Avenue, Parkview 011 486 2052 Mondays to Fridays 9am to 6pm Saturdays 9am-4pm Vibrant colour and extensive use of recycled materials, there are lots of […]

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Kisses and Hisses for local restaurants

Guesthouses and nearby restaurants have an obvious synergy. So I try to keep up with the changing face of the local restaurant landscape. I like to refer my guests to good local eateries and don’t expect anything in return –  just want my guests to have a great meal and a good experience. XXX’s for […]

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