South Africa is known for a number of things such as our beautiful warm coastlines, breathtaking landscapes, the rich biodiversity, and most importantly the nightlife! Nobody loves a good time like the South Ah community, LOL! We’ve compiled a few of the best places perfect for a turn-up.
Rands Cape Town
Looking for a rare outdoor lifestyle space in Cape Town for a turn up? Well, Rands Cape Town has got you covered! A known heaven for under the sun entertainment with its reputable lineup of local acts to make sure your Rands experience is nothing short of pure turn up excellence!
Rands prides itself with serving the top tshisa nyama dishes at affordable prices. After grabbing a meal you have the luxury choice of choosing a seating that best fits your mood, of course, if you’re one for exclusivity, their VIP lounge is where you should be, with waitrons at your peruse to cater for any of your needs!
Ayepyep Lifestyle Lounge in Menlyn and Cape Town
Ayepyep Lifestyle is an authentic South African restaurant by day and Lifestyle lounge by night, created with the sole purpose of multiple activities whether-be for a great meal, business meeting, sundowners or just a fun night out.
Max’s Lifestyle in Umlazi
What started as a VIP lounge, bar, butchery, restaurant and outdoor deck in 2009, followed by the addition of a conference room and two offices has fast become ‘the place to go’ if you’re in Durban.
The Durban landmark as recognised by prestigious Conde Naste Traveler Magazine, Max’s Lifestyle is Umlazi and eThekwini’s well known destination offering a Kasi culture. You pop at Max’s to dine on some traditional Shisa nyama meals or relax at their VIP lounge whilst listening to the sound of live music. Visit this iconic spot and experience the ambience, warm hospitality and for the full Kasi vibe!
If a good time is what you’re looking for in Johannesburg – then look no further than the recently launched turn up spot in Pimville, Soweto. The luxurious looking establishment promises a superior clubbing experience on weekends. But because life is short and everybody should live their best lives every day, Konka is open during the week too, serving a variety of African inspired dishes for you to enjoy. With an open plan seating plan and plenty of room to dance, it’s perfect for both general people and those that party VVIP style, it is bound to be a lituation!
First Sunday’s Market in Ladysmith
First Sunday is all about food, fun and vibes. A monthly event that happens on the first Sunday of every months, it brings together local business, established or informal to come and serve different styles of food and drinks with the ambience of good music. If you’re around, show up and get served the finest African cuisine to your modern-day burger and wings prepped by a local chef Mvelo and other budding entrepreneurs in the food space. First Sunday Food Market are in the business of bringing people together to enjoy the sunset outdoors and have fun with family.
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