#JoburgGem: Fireroom - Monte Casino
'Here cocktails become Liquid Fire, with a sea of flames that signal, "you've entered the excitement zone!" Sophisticated lounges invite you to explore the finest indulgences life has to offer.'
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"People want to be taken back to an era when one only bought ingredients and not mass produced meals”, The focus is on individuality and hospitality and doing things old school in a modern way.
#JoburgGem: Roxannes Rum Eatery - Pineslopes
'Come and join her, with no reservation, only passion and freedom. She'll remind you what its like to live for the moment.'
#JoburgGem: Saigon Suzy
Experience Asia like never before, an Asian BBQ & Rock’n Roll bar with authentic Asian inspired cocktails and street food from all over South East Asia - Thailand, Vietnam, China, Korea and Japan.
#JoburgGem: Lucky's Latest Places To Visit
In our campaign to uncover the Gems that lie in our beautiful city, we have 947's Lucky (from Greg and Lucky) telling us about the spots that he likes to hang around.
#JoburgGem: The Comfort Zone Eatery
Have you been craving some Ribs and Chips ? Well look no more.
JOBURGGEM: PATISSERIE DE PARIS
'"Bonjour!" Take a trip to Paris with Patisserie de Paris pastry shop and bakery.
#JOBURGGEM: Paranos Gourmet Foods
What we offer Cakes, cupcakes, red velvet variety, special occasion cakes, baklava, macaroons and a variety of desserts
Hot, Cold & Breakfast etc.
#JOBURGGEM: Super Scunto
Experience Italy without having to leave the country.
#JOBURGGEM: Gold Reef City Gold Mine Tour
The Golf Reef City theme park is situated on a 10Ha site which surrounds the historically significant no 14 shaft at Crown Mines.
#JOBURGGEMS: Tree Top Adventures
Welcome to Tree Top Adventures SA where we make a playground in the sky, touching tree tops as we zip by.
#JOBURGGEM: VIA LA MODA
Are you looking for a handbag that screams Glam? This is a gem for you.
#JOBURGGEM: Market On Main
Market On Main is a weekly up-market that trades in regional foods and local design.
#JOBURGGEM: Phumuza Maphiko Pub & Grill
A township upmarket experience. They guarantee respect, excellent hospitality, good music, delicious food and paramount safety.
#JOBURGGEM: TOP OF AFRICA
If you want a bird’s-eye view of Johannesburg, the 50-storey Carlton Centre is the place to go.
#JOBURGGEM: LBV Bistro & Wine Bar
Paballo's Joburg Gem is located in Fourways: LBV Bistro and Wine Bar
#JoburgGem: Greg's Latest Places To Visit
In our campaign to uncover the Gems that lie in our beautiful city, we have 947's Greg (without Lucky) telling us about the spots that he likes to hang around.
#JOBURGGEM: JOE'S BUTCHER
One of our listeners Andile recommended Joe's Butchery in Alexandra as a Joburg Gem.
#JOBURGGEM: VILAKAZI STREET SOWETO
Lucinda submitted Vilakazi street as her Joburg Gem.
#JOBURGGEM: BRIAN LARA
A caribbean experience without the ocean.
#JoburgGem: Rooftop Salsa
Joburg is a wonderful city where you can discover new things. If you love Salsa 947 loves you.
#JoburgGem: The Publican Bar and Grill
"Exquisite dishes and an ambience suitable for the monarchy on a flavoursome social binge."
#JoburgGem: Watch Mantsoe's latest Hot Spots
In our campaign to uncover the Gems that lie in our beautiful city, we have 947's Mantsoe telling us about the spots that she likes to most frequent.
#JoburgGem: Greg vs Lucky - Bakery Edition
So Greg & Lucky went head-to-head to determine who goes to the best bakery. The verdict was delivered by the 947 Breakfast Club.
#JoburgGem: Ayanda MVP's Latest Spots in Joburg
Here are Ayanda MVP's Hidden Gems in Joburg.
In a big, fast-paced city like Joburg, what you see, is not ALL you get. What you need is a friend with the energy, the curiosity, the networks to connect you to the awesome side of the city. That friend is 947!
#JoburgGem: PwC Bike Park
Our bike skills and adventure playground
#JoburgGem: Hartebeespoort Aerial Cableway
The Hartebeespoort Aerial Cableway offers fourteen high-tech cable cars, built to carry six passengers at a time and able to transport up to 500 people per hour and is the longest mono-cableway in Africa
#JoburgGem: Sky View Helicopter Charters
Helicopter travel is a unique way to explore and discover South Africa's beauty - Why not hire a helicopter to transfer you to and from OR Tambo International Airport, or to transport you to your desired game reserve so you can experience the wild the way it should be.?
#JoburgGem: Escape Room
"A live puzzle room where contestants are “trapped” in a room and allowed 60 minutes to solve a series of puzzles in order to escape"
#JoburgGem: Neighbourgoods Market
Every Saturday a double storey market featuring a roof-top area and views of Braamfontein comes alive.
#JoburgGem: Blue Ocean VR
"South Africa’s biggest annual video gaming and technology event, Blue Ocean VR, has announced the opening of the Blue Ocean Virtual Reality Experience Centre."
#JoburgGem: What's your fave 'Cheers-style' pub in JoziLand?
Anele played the theme song from the old TV show 'Cheers' and asked listeners for their favourite local watering spot in Joburg.
#JoburgGem: Winnie's Soul & Jazz Restaurant
Are you looking for some live music with great food? Then this gem is for you.
#JoburgGem: Father Coffee
"Drink better coffee. Make better coffee. Serve better coffee."
"Newtown is Joburg’s self-proclaimed cultural zone"
"Experience about 30 seconds of exhilarating and extraordinary free-fall tandem skydiving."
#JoburgGem: Paul's Homemade Ice Cream
"Like any other gourmet cuisine, Ice Cream is an art. Here at Paul’s Homemade Ice Cream, we treat our art with respect."
#JoburgGem: Secret Sunrise
"The start of the best day of your life."
#JoburgGem: Mountain Biking in the Northern Farms
"Northern Farm is a mountain biker’s dream with a wide range of different terrains"
#JoburgGem: Hot Air Ballooning in Pilanesberg
"Experience the Pilanesberg National Park in a hot air balloon"
#JoburgGem: Alexandra Bicycle Tours
"Its narrow streets seethe with life, colour and thousands of people"
#JoburgGem: 27 Boxes
"A night market with live music, food and a variety of stalls."
#JoburgGem: Vintage Steam Train
Take a Vintage Steam Train return trip from Hermanstad to Cullinan.
#JoburgGem: Paint Nite
"Paint and party with friends at a local bar and restaurant"
#JoburgGem: Wall Climbing
You will need a sense of adventure to take this on. Wall climbing at Emerald Resort & Casino.
#JoburgGem: The Orbit Live Music and Bistro
A place where musicians can be extremely authentic and spontaneous.
#JoburgGem Which is your favourite spot?
We've asked you to share your favourite hidden gems of Jozi!
#JoburgGem Greg's Gem: De Bakery
It's a giant windmill out in Edenvale, walking distance from where Greg grew up.
#JoburgGem: Lima Tapas Bar
It's a new addition to Monte casino. Their food is inspired by great Andean civilizations of South America.
#JoburgGem Lucky's Gem: Gilroy's Brewery
"It's an old school pub owned by this old man that looks like Father Christmas"
#JoburgGem: Bambanani Family and Food
Hit Melville with the kids and still have a much deserved break.
#JoburgGem: The Secret Tea Garden
If you love places that promote relaxed vibes, like tea parties, kitchen teas or corporate events then this is the place for you.
#JoburgGem: Take your next date to new heights
Check out the Fourways Sky Bar and Bungee Jump. You won't be disappointed.
#JoburgGem: Ayanda MVP's Joburg Gem
See what hidden gems the 947 presenters have found in Joburg!!
947 listeners help us uncover Joburg's Gems
If you love Joburg, 947 loves you! Here is a list of hidden gems you can find in Joburg
Hidden gems in Joburg to take your kids
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We discover some of Joburg's hidden gems
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