Quiroga Bar at the Aegis Art House:
Situated at 32 Loveday street in the buzzing, pulsating heart of Johannesburg (close to the iconic Rand Club), stepping into the Aegis Art House is akin to stepping into an alternate reality where only creativity, art and the celebration of good times exists. The unassuming exterior secretly masks this eccentric gem of a bar and events venue that is home to a pair of South Africa’s up and coming artists: Conrad ‘Superblur’ Bo and Jean du Plessis. Take a moment to escape the mundanities of reality and explore the creative studios of these artistic dynamos, enjoy a drink or ten in the delightfully peculiar and artsy ambience of Quiroga Bar, the namesake of Argentinian model & actor Guillermo Quiroga, or use this intriguingly creative venue to host your own out-of-this-world event. An appointment only venue – guests can contact Jean for bookings & event enquiries: 076 733 6339.
The Orbit: Live Music & Bistro:
Make your way to the Orbit in Johannesburg’s up-and-coming Braamfontein district to indulge your love of Jazz. Located in a converted warehouse, The Orbit is where the latest and greatest local musicians gravitate to jam, leaving audiences inspired by their raw talent and passion for music. Great food, fine wine & whiskey’s and more are available from the venues Bistro.
Situated in the buzz of Newtown, the Gentlemen’s Art House is an Edwardian-inspired artisanal cocktail bar and venue for private events and signature food journeys. The restored Edwardian Gentlemen’s Washrooms, darting back to 1911, play host to decadent events and customised experiences, proprietary cocktails and tailor house menus inspired by authentic Victoriana with a modern twist.
The Living Room:
Situated in the vibrant precinct of Maboneng, the Living Room is a rooftop jungle set against the Jozi urban skyline and providing the perfect venue for relaxed lunches and sundowners, or a venue to host your party or special event. The Living Room’s Sunday culture has become an institution for great music, awesome people and good vibes, hosted from 11am to 7pm every Sunday. Open Wednesday to Saturday, 11h00 to 22h00 and Sundays 11h00 to 19h00.
Offering a panoramic view of the city skyline from its 13th Floor and Rooftop location, Thirteen brings together a rich and refined palette of materials in an elegantly designed champagne and whisky bar. The 385 sqm open-air rooftop perched above the city is a highlight of this versatile and bespoke venue in the heart of the dynamic suburb of Braamfontein, Johannesburg.
One of the hottest hang-out spots amongst the creative crowd, young professionals and hipsters, the Great Dane offers a creative & relaxed ambience and menu of gourmet hot dogs and vegetarian boerewors rolls, set to tantalise your taste buds. Once you’ve lined your stomach, hit the bar and dance floor for an epic night out. Open Thursdays to Saturday’s, 12pm to 2am.
SAB World of Beer:
Take a tour of the SAB World of Beer, and discover why it has been twice named the number one tourist attraction in South Africa. This entertaining and interactive journey explores the rich history of beer, uncovering the important role it has played culturally, socially and economically across space and time. The venue also provides world class conferencing facilities.