Jozi Food Whore

One short food whore, one long adventure

Category: foodgasm

And then there was Cube

I’ve been very privileged indeed, in my life, to experience some of Gauteng’s best restaurants, and usually under very fortunate conditions. These places are almost always entirely out of my own personal budget. And so it was with absolute shock and amazement that I accepted an invitation from a friend, […]

Transported to Turkey at 47 On Grant

Where do you find a taste of Turkey in Jozi? The answer might surprise you. As you wander through the traditionally Jewish and Italian suburb of Norwood, you’ll come across an almost hidden doorway, with an easy-to-miss sign. This is where you’ll find your prize. A taste of Turkey in […]

An intimate lunch with Chef Michel Morand

Chef Michel Morand, proud owner of Bistro Michel, celebrates his 25th year in South Africa. Side by side with the launch of his new summer menu, Chef Michel decided to invite some foodies and media to partake in the celebrations.   New summer menu at Bistro Michel   And so […]

In the midst of elegance, an evening at Churchills

Where do you go to find celebs rubbing shoulders with investment bankers and rugby players, while sipping on some high-end cognac? The answer is Churchills.   Melrose Arch is such an excellent venue, whether it’s for business or pleasure. It has a great many options so you are definitely spoilt […]

Craft beer & Wagyu burgers, lunch at Society Eatery

First, a little bit about beef. I first came across Wagyu beef at one of the Taste of Jo’burg events. This was quite a foodie moment for me. The queue was massive, it was hot, I was hungry but it was all so very very worthwhile.   As I stood […]