Be you a self-proclaimed foodie or not, there’s nothing quite like exploring new restaurants and their food and ambidnce offerings in hopes of finding a new favourite place to dine. If you’ll be doing just that this weekend, these are new eateries that should be on your radar if you’re Johannesburg, Cape Town or Durban:

Johannesburg – Saint

This new offering by acclaimed chef David Higgs and entrepreneur Gary Kyriacou of Marble is equal parts sophistication and fine dining. Enjoy “Pazzo Italiano” (“Mad Italian”) – a new food concept by Higgs – and bespoke cocktails in a glam setting.

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Cape Town – SoCol

Inspired by Southern California and 1980s Miami, SoCal is Cape Town’s new bar gem in the heart of the CBD on Bree Street. Expect a laid-back environment in which to savour a quick meal.

Durban – KHURAKA 

KHURAKA restaurant at Endless Horizons Boutique Hotel is Durban’s new home of fine food and wines. Explore’s delicately crafted flavours, as Africa meets British and Indian cuisine at its finest.