Social on Main – Bryanston
Social on Main in Bryanston offers a fantastic spot if you’re looking to hang out with your mates and sip on unique and interesting cocktails and concoctions. Try anything from their Social G&T’s menu and up your gin game. The Strawberry & Vanilla G&T is fabulous! If you’re looking for a little freshness, try the Mint & Cherry which combines sweet and sour with mint.
Workshop 55 – Parktown North
If you’re looking to sip and sample your way through one of the widest selections of gin in the city, then Workshop 55 is where you need to be. They have become known for blending up interesting and tantalising gin infusions, as well as offering a few rare finds into the mix. Not only do they bring guests the best in gin, but they also have some high-quality tonics such as Fentimans and Fever Tree to enhance your gin experience.
Kream – Mall of Africa, Midrand
There was a big hype about Kream when it opened, and no wonder! Great food, attentive service, and of course a great atmosphere. It’s ideal for a special occasion dinner or if you simply just want to enjoy a grapefruit gin with a few friends after an afternoon of shopping in the Mall of Africa. So, if you haven’t been yet, ensure you make a stop at this trendy spot when you’re in the area.
011 Dainfern by The Baron – Sandton
Trendy and upmarket with a dash of steampunk, 011 Dainfern is a gin bar that caters to everyone. Not only is their gin menu impressive and interesting – offering a variety of flavours, blends, crafts and cocktails – but their food is also worth indulging in. So, whether you’re looking for a cool after work drink spot to meet up with friends or want to miss the traffic on the way home, 011 Dainfern is just the venue.
The Countess – Melville
Next on our list is The Countess in Melville. Since this area is becoming one of the coolest hangouts for the young and young at heart, it’s only fitting to add this contemporary bar to the mix. As soon as you walk in, you’ll notice the steampunk look and feel, making it a hip and trendy spot to chill on a Friday night. Their bar is stocked with an wide collection of craft beers and gins, so you’re most certainly going to find something to sip on.
The Artisan – Greenside
If you ever find yourself on the Greenside Strip craving a gin and tonic, then make sure you pay The Artisan a visit. The spot we once knew as Gin has now become the latest craft beer and meet-up point on the strip, so you can expect everything from tasty cocktails and delicious food, to a rocking atmosphere as well as some gin jars! Pop in to see how much this venue has changed.