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Maboneng Precinct

286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct | City & Suburban, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
+27 72 880 9583
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The Maboneng Precinct is a connected Urban neighbourhood in downtown Johannesburg. Maboneng is fast becoming Jo'burg's most unique and innovative area, offering live / work and entertainment opportunities within a fully integrated urban environment. Completed developments include Arts on Main and Main Street Life, Revolution House and more. Maboneng is also home to flagship fashion stores and diverse eateries and entertainment spaces.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“inner city” (32 reviews)
“art galleries” (19 reviews)
“great vibe” (24 reviews)
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286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct | City & Suburban, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
+27 72 880 9583
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Found Maboneng in a travel magazine review and lived up to my expectation. Very nice neighbourhood though there still some building that need attention. The cafe culture is young but exciting. The only downside is that it doesn’t have public Wi-fi and free Wi-fi in...More

Thank martin M
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a must-visit for tourists in Johannesburg but with a great number of fun things always happening here, locals find themselves drawn to the area regularly. Spaces especially worth seeing are the Centre for the Less Good Idea, Arts on Main cafe, Hazard Gallery,...More

Thank Nicola K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice things to see and do. Pricing a little silly on basic food Items, Service can also do with some serious speeding up..... Very tricky to get to and out of for someone not familiar with the area.

Thank Llewellynthetraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a nice neighborhood, a wide offer of shops to drink and eat. During the sunday there's a very nice food market. Totally recommended

Thank Esteban_Esteban
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun trendy arty neighborhood in the city. Go on a Sunday when the food market is open. Lively, lots of great little restaurants, small shops and people hawking arts on the sidewalk along with street musicians.

Thank Deja v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had high expectations of this place and was a bit disappointed. First of all, it's not really a precinct, it is basically one or two blocks of hyped establishments in the middle of downtown Joburg. There aren't a lot of options around, either for...More

1  Thank gordura
Reviewed 9 September 2017

popped up there with local friends, a great discovery for weekend's lunch and coffee. Nice also the area around with plenty of bars and cozy cafes

Thank Laurafloating
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went on a Sunday, there is a brilliant atmosphere with a lot of food choices and restaurants. Interesting little shops and fun stuff for sale. Wonderful place to get a quick taste of Johannesburg.

1  Thank Andree2011
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Feel the heartbeat of Jozi in this colourful energetic and vibey place. The food and art market on a Sunday is really worth a visit, lots of parking available and a very safe environment.

Thank janinemariea
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I loved the vibe of this place. They just need more seating for people to chill Also the venue in where the food items are is alil crowed

Thank trisha207
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2 October 2016|
Response from Duda P | Reviewed this property |
Olha confeso que depende muito do trânsito, porém imagino que seja cerca de 1 no maximo 2 horas.
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28 September 2016|
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Response from Tania P | Reviewed this property |
Yes we park wherever we can find on the street and walk around those streets to the various vendors.