Bearing the name of one of the world’s leading celebrity chefs, Jamie’s Italian at Melrose Arch is a dining experience like no other. Visitors can expect authentic pizzas and pastas all made in-house as if Jamie Oliver himself cooked your meal for you. With prosecco on tap and a wide selection of wines and spirits to accompany every order, it’s the perfect spot to woo that special someone. Book well in advance as this is a popular dining spot at Melrose Arch.
Details: 011 684 1124| Shop Number 00513 | https://www.jamieoliver.com/italian/south-africa/restaurants/melrose-arch/
Facing onto the Piazza in the heart of the vibrant Melrose Arch precinct, The Grillhouse offers indoor and outdoor dining all year round. Boasting an Art Deco ambience, it makes for an intimate dining experience. Renowned for its sizzling steaks and ribs, the menu caters for all tastes, with a selection of salads, chicken, seafood and vegetarian dishes as well as tempting chocolate brownies and ice cream. Ask your waiter to recommend a wine pairing with your meal, to complete your romantic experience.
Details: 010 446 1911 | Shop Numbers H20 & H21 | http://www.thegrillhouse.co.za/
Voted the most romantic restaurant in Johannesburg, Pigalle Melrose Arch offers seafood and grills on par with some of the best eateries in the world. The restaurant prides itself in having an impressive glass-clad walk-in wine cellar and an exclusive range of ports and cognacs. Visitors can expect bordelaise fillets served with marrow bone and port jus, native lobster thermador and vermouth and scallop soup, supported by Pigalle classics such as herb-crusted rack of lamb, sweet langoustines grilled in lemon butter and slow-roasted duck in Grand Marnier Sauce.
Details: 011 684 2711 | Shop Number HL48 | http://pigallerestaurants.co.za/melrose-arch/
Take a trip with that special someone to north India without stepping foot outside of Melrose Arch! Meet Ghazal, our very own authentic Indian restaurant. Known for its rich butter chicken and korma, the restaurant can be found on the square, owing a secluded feel to your dining experience. With a keen eye to detail, visitors are in for a treat and can expect sitar players, beautiful decor and a relaxed atmosphere as you dine in style. Book in advance as Ghazal Melrose Arch is a popular dinner hangout.
Details: 011 684 1257 | Shop Number 001H3 | http://ghazals.co.za/