Melville Neighborhood, Johannesburg

Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Other
Head to Melville Neighborhood for trendy bars and quality restaurants in a bohemian suburb of the city. A big student population resides here, drawn by the area's lively nightlife and eclectic choice of dining. Wander along the 7th Street, the region's main thoroughfare known for its eateries, chic bars, boutiques, and bookshops. Use our Johannesburg day trip planning tool to add Melville Neighborhood and other attractions to your Johannesburg vacation plans.
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  • We had heard that Melville was a 'trendy' up and coming disappointed were we?. The area looks like it needs a tidy and makeover. It's scruffy (sorry) and not at all appealing. There.....  more »
  • I loved this place so much I ended up going twice in three days. It has the best vibe, there are places for dancing, sports pubs, amazing restaurants and more. I went to Cocktails and had the Oxtail.....  more »
  • It was good to walk down 7th Street. It felt safe and calm. Lots of restaurants Bars and Antique/junk shops. Best to do with friends. We went on a Sunday energy was very local.  more »

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