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Great food and African jazz

I’ve had the pleasure of visiting the Marabi Club twin in the past month! What a treat. Hiding from... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JFD_13
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Best discovery in the whole of Joburg!

Wow! What an experience! From the lux interior to the friendly staff, it was such a treat! Amazing... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
JGrove1983
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Hermanus
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4 weeks ago
“Great food and African jazz”
27 May 2018
“Best discovery in the whole of Joburg!”
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47 Sivewright Ave, New Doornfontein | Maboneng Precinct, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve had the pleasure of visiting the Marabi Club twin in the past month! What a treat. Hiding from street view is a total surprise style restaurant and bar. Delicious tapas style food. Excellent local jazz. Fairly pricey but worth it for something really different.

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Wow! What an experience! From the lux interior to the friendly staff, it was such a treat! Amazing live band, the best cocktails I have had in yonks and mouthwatering food. I cannot wait to visit Marabi Club again!

Thank JGrove1983
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Being a first-time visitor, I was uneasy about the parking. Giving your car-keys to a complete stranger in Johannesburg is not normally advisable if you want to see your car again! Therefore better signage at the roadside entrance would be helpful (indicating the cost as...More

Thank MG1944
Reviewed 14 May 2018

A basement under a tower block next to a motorway on-ramp in Doornfontein.... Who Knew?! Easily the coolest and most elegant venue in greater Joburg - rescued heritage design, witty interiors lost in a time-space between the 1920's and 50s the in-house band and singer...More

Thank Centaur_SW1
Reviewed 14 May 2018

From the moment we arrived for a Mother’s Day celebration I knew we were in for something special - something authentically African is this jazz infused dining club. And boy we were not disappointed. The menu was inspired with such dishes as shucked oysters with...More

Thank derekcarstens
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

A long anticipated visit did not disappoint. From the moment we were welcomed out of our uber until we left everything was awesome. Fabulous service, ambience, music and food. I had heard good reviews of the food and it was all that and more. Superb....More

Thank Tasneem K
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Fabulous place that gave & eased all senses. We will definitely visit again. The band played on and on. The food absolutely superb. If you watch your budget do plan in order to enjoy.

Thank SnowyTours
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Pure class from the time we arrived until we left. We were met by one of the 3 very big bouncers who opened the car door for me while my friend, the driver, got the explanation from another staff member that they were offering a...More

1  Thank Des1963
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

We loved the Marabi Club. From the huge bouncers on the vault like door, to the quirky bar with piano keys to the really great jazz, and somewhere to dance the night away. The food is great, a nod to tapas, which works well. You...More

2  Thank foxyfoxholes
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Nothing more to say other than Excellent. The atmosphere will give you a sense of an urban upmarket vibe. The food is delicious you'll ask for more, the bands performance is world class. Marabi is An absolute must

1  Thank tadiwa t
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