Restaurants at Nelson Mandela Square

Nelson Mandela Square is a popular tourist attraction in Johannesburg which is also home to some of the city’s most well-known restaurants.

Nelson Mandela Square is a large open area built to resemble a traditional European town square, and id located at the centre of Sandton City. It has become a well-known tourist attraction due to the large sculpture of Nelson Mandela that draws many local and international tourists. This has prompted many restaurants to open in the piazza, which welcome patrons with their selection of menus.

  1. Hard Rock Café

The international franchise restaurant shows the same aesthetic as the other branches found around the world. Its rock ‘n roll theme includes live music in the weekends, which customers can enjoy with popular meals such as burgers, wings and other diner-style menu items.

  1. The Big Mouth

Famous for its wide selection of sushi items, Big Mouth also provides heartier meat meals and seafood dishes for customers. The large restaurant is also based at the entrance of Nelson Mandela Square, which often grabs the attention of passing shoppers.

  1. Trumps Grillhouse & Butchery

Trumps Grillhouse & Butchery appeals to meat lovers who enjoy fuller meals such as steak, lamb or other poultry dishes. The restaurant has been based at Nelson Mandela Square for over 26 years and is known as a must-see spot in Johannesburg.

Sayushka Naidoo