Restaurants

Italian in Johannesburg

Il Giardino Degli Ulivi

Inside the hip 44 Stanley precinct, Il Giardino feels like a charming old-world trattoria, its leafy courtyard the backdrop to nourishing dishes at reasonable prices. Top selections: gorgonzola gnocchi, beef carpacc…
Italian in Johannesburg

Doppio Zero

This is where the hugely popular Italian cafe franchise first started – and you can easily see why it's been such a success. The corner terrace is packed on weekends with the breakfast crowd, who linger for goodies …
Italian in Johannesburg

Café Del Sol TRE

There's an art-deco 1920s theme at this branch of the classy Italian bistro. All the pasta is homemade; well worth trying is the 'Black Lightening', an earthy mushroom and truffle extravaganza.
Italian in Johannesburg

Picobella

Nothing too fancy here, just good, honest wood-fire pizza, delicious pasta – try the oglio with pecorino cheese – and reliable salads and starters on a faux-Roman terrace. Breakfast is also highly recommended.