Braamfontein Pub Meals restaurant
This vibrant, hip restaurant is more a meeting place than anything else. The quirky menu and social atmosphere ensures a happening vibe that mustn't be missed. The menu contains a variety of spins on the old classic 'hot dog' with varieties like the Plain Jane, The Rottweiler, and The Hunter, all with different exotic toppings like German mustard, emmenthal cheeese, chilli paste, caramelized onions and some sliced jalapenos for the more adventurous. Wash this feast down with an ice cold beer or your favourite vino and you'll be good to go. The use of cutlery is not a requirement, in some cases even obsolete.
Restaurants near Braamfontein
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and are not necessarily the actual travelling
Fordsburg Indian restaurant
Fordsburg(1.7 km from Braamfontein)
This simple Indian restaurant serves food that is anything but. Steak roti rolls, kebab roti rolls, typically South African bunny chows and a mouthwatering mushroom and paneer curry are just some of the amazingly authentic dishes on offer. Try the potato and cheese paratha and the signature dish, the Al Makka Special Beef, soft, torn meat in curry. No alcohol is served but a great selection of non-alcoholic drinks are offered. The restaurant offers a take-away service as well.
Ormonde Fine Dining restaurant
Ormonde(1.8 km from Braamfontein)
The elegant dining establishment cools the palate with laid back jazz and a feast for the senses enrobed in lavish comforts for an exquisite dining experience second to none.
Back of the Moon stands proud boasting a historic location once known as the famous Old Shebeen in Old Sophia Town in the mid 1950’s. Now run and operated by two renowned restaurateurs, diners dine and dance the night away in impeccable style.
Seduce the mood dining in the main room with choice of five interesting levels or embrace total intimacy in the private dining room. Evoking a fusion of flavours, the menu entices with an a la carte menu and set menu partnered with a comprehensive wine list.
For starters, the smoked salmon thinly sliced on a bed of lettuce, accompanied with tomato, slices of onion and capers wet the appetite before melt-in-the-mouth pleasure such as the grilled chicken breast, succulently grilled on the open flame in olive oil, paprika and herbs envelop the senses.
Fish lovers can indulge in delicately moist Norwegian salmon, served with rice and vegetables, followed by the grand finale, fig ice cream fused together vanilla ice-cream, figs and ginger, served with baklava.
Enjoy great entertainment, impeccable service, and exquisite dining at Back of the Moon for an unforgettable night at Gold Reef City.
Johannesburg and surrounds Portuguese restaurant
Johannesburg and surrounds(2.2 km from Braamfontein)
This superb Portuguese restaurant has been running for more than ten years and it’s easy to see why. Offering not only traditional Portuguese dishes, but also more unusual Mozambican cuisine, this friendly restaurant provides a memorable dining experience.
Although there is no actual wine list, there is a decent selection of popular South African and Portuguese wines to choose from in a well-placed corner cabinet.
The cosy, unpretentious ambience is further enhanced by Mozambican hut murals on the walls. Unique and welcoming, A Palhota provides a truly relaxed dining experience with great food, great service and a great atmosphere.