Lifestyle | 11 Dec 2017 | By Sun International
Time Square Foodie Guide
Planning an event? Meeting up with friends? Or celebrating a birthday soon? Our restaurants at Time Square situated in Menlyn Maine, Pretoria, cater for every occasion from date nights to casual dining and for any palate from Italian to tapas, American to Asian. All you have to do is come hungry!
Inspired by the culinary flavours of Spain, Etas brings you delicious tapas with original twists. Round up your friends for a lazy summer afternoon spent in a stylish but relaxed setting.
Perfect for: A catch-up with friends; laid-back birthday celebrations.
Did you know? Tapas are defined as ‘small Spanish savoury dishes, typically served with drinks at a bar’.
Buffet restaurants are making a comeback! Come to Tatso and enjoy an assortment of classic lunch and dinner dishes, served in an interactive buffet-inspired setting. If you’re looking for an uncomplicated and delicious meal, Tasto definitely fits the bill!
Perfect for: Family dining as the wide menu selection means there’s something for everyone.
Did you know? Tatso means ‘taste’ in Pedi.
The Brew Monkey
Microbrewery meets gastropub in a cheeky and chilled setting, The Brew Monkey in Pretoria is the perfect place to wind down after a hectic day.
Perfect for: After-work nibbles and tipples; casual dining; a burger and brew on the go.
Did you know? The Brew Monkey also serves cocktails, wine and gourmet milkshakes.
The Brew Monkey caters for patrons 18 years and older.
Forti Grill & Bar
Craving world-class Italian food? Internationally acclaimed chef Fortunato Mazzone brings his culinary magic to Time Square. Enjoy a fine-dining experience paired with your favourite wine.
Perfect for: Date night; special occasions.
Did you know? Amuse-bouche is French for ‘mouth amuser’. Offering a glimpse into the chef's approach to culinary art, Forti’s famous amuse-bouche is a must-try!
Kung Fu Cowboy
East meets West at Kung Fu Cowboy. Combining the best flavours from Asia and America, this is a dual dining experience like no other in Pretoria.
Perfect for: A quick bite; casual dining in an upmarket setting.
Did you know? You can have sushi AND a Texan burger at Kung Fu Cowboy. No need to choose!
Kung Fu Cowboy is only open to patrons 18 years and older.
Guy Fieri’s Kitchen & Bar
Enjoy American-Italian food at Guy Fieri’s Kitchen & Bar. Don your cowboy boots, join the line-dancing queue or dare to ride the mechanical bull.
Perfect for: A fun night out with friends or family; birthday celebrations.
Did you know? Guy Fieri began his love affair with food at the age of 10, selling pretzels from a three-wheeled bicycle cart he built with his father. It was called ‘The Awesome Pretzel’.
Guy Fieri’s Kitchen & Bar is only open to patrons 18 years and older.
Something’s Cooking by J’Something
Enjoy muso-turned-chef J’Something’s creations which brings his passion for food to life in a fun but intimate dining space. The restaurant is filled with personal memorabilia and each dish on the menu is inspired by a story or experience from J’Something’s life.
Perfect for: A night out with friends or someone special; birthday celebrations.
Did you know? The restaurant serves ‘Afroguese’ cuisine, combining African and Portuguese dishes on one carefully crafted menu.
Ashoka caters for a variety of palates and offers authentic Indian cuisine from rich and creamy Butter Chicken to hot and spicy Lamb Vindaloo. Pair your meal with one of their unique cocktails, crafted with a delicate Indian twist.
Perfect for: Romantic dinners; special occasions.
Did you know? Perfect for private functions and special occasions, Ashoka has a secluded dining area that can cater up to 20 guests.
Did you say Champagne? Then a visit to the Altitude Supper Club and Champagne Garden at Time Square is a must. Enjoy an enchanting dinner with a panoramic view of Jacaranda City.
Perfect for: Year-end parties; corporate events; special occasions; date night.
Did you know? Altitude has one of the finest vodka, gin and whisky collections in Gauteng.
Altitude is only open to patrons 18 years and older.
The Globe Bar
Sample experimental mixology and molecular gastronomy in a sophisticated setting. From premium spirits to Cuban cigars and more, this is the place to toast the good life!
Perfect for: An intimate drink with friends, a stylish night on the town; drinks with a view.
Did you know? The Globe Bar serves Louis XIII Cognac – an exquisite blend of up to 1 200 eaux-de-vie (spirits made from distilled fruits) sourced from Grande Champagne and made over a period of 100 years while the cognac matures.
The Globe Bar is only open to patrons 18 years and older.
Situated on the main casino floor at Time Square, Bar Time is a laid-back but sophisticated space to meet friends for a cocktail.
Perfect for: A catch-up with friends; after-dinner drinks.
Did you know? Bar Time offers a fully stocked bar with 24-hour music and entertainment.
Bar Time is only open to patrons 18 years and older.