Arbour Café and Courtyard: The Secret Garden

Noble Savage (he said): Arbour Café and Courtyard is one of those places that was on our radar, and one of our “to do” restaurants. Bonus, then, when the wife won a voucher – the perfect excuse to go for a visit! Arbour Café, itself is tucked away in the Wrenrose Centre; …

Linden Winter Warmer: In it Together

Noble Savage (he said): If you’re remotely interested in food and restaurants, you’ll know that Linden is on its way to becoming the new “it” food spot. And on 7th Street, you’ll find four of the most interesting little eateries: A la Bouffe, El Jalapeño, Hashi, and Ritual Café. The …

Brauhaus Am Damm

When you realise that you’ve had a post ready to go for MONTHS, of an outing on the 1st of JANUARY and you still haven’t posted it – sigh, 2017 is going wayyyy too fast! Let’s just call this #FlashbackFriday! Noble Savage (he said): Ahhh, New Year’s Day! The day …

A Rose by Any Other Name… Forti Grill & Bar

Noble Savage (he said): By now most of you would have heard about the new casino in Pretoria, named Times Square. Apart from the obvious gambling, a lot of airtime was given to the restaurants, particularly Guy Fiery and J-Something’s places. Both these have had very mixed reviews so far, …

The Flame: La Fiamma

Noble Savage (he said): A few Saturday nights ago it was the wedding of two very good friends, so needless to say on that Sunday we were feeling a bit “under the weather”. Also, the Friday night was Whiskey Live, so we were both working on a two-day compound hangover. We …

Carbon Bistro: A Flight of Fancy

  Noble Savage (he said): Gin is quickly becoming the new “it” drink, with everyone and their mother jumping on the bandwagon. Carbon Bistro has for the last 15 months been Pretoria’s only quality gin bar, and they recently upped their game with the introduction of Flights of Gin, their …