Intimacy and Relationship Coach, Tracy Ziman Jacobs, helps you find the best places to go for a Date in Johannesburg.
Hey learner lovers! Love is in the air and couples are scurrying around flower and chocolate shops trying to make sure they get the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for their partner. Oh, but where to go??? A candle lit dinner is sooo cliché and Joburg is sooo boring right? WRONG!
Here are my top 5 recommendations on where to go in JHB to have a fun and different Valentines Date Night.
A wonderland of handmade South African cheeses and other locally produced delights. Situated in Linden, enjoy a cheese fondue date in a cosy little cheese café and enjoy an intimate evening that will be sure to melt your heart. R265 for two.
Here is a post Valentine’s Date, to keep the love train going…Every Sunday from 3-7pm at 28 Auret Street near Maboneng you can salsa with pros. There’s a great mix of regulars – young and old folks, locals and foreigners. The atmosphere is great and the Afro-Cuban tunes will have you both swinging.
R50 per person 15:00-19:00
Sit down and have a laugh with your lover while you enjoy good food and some cocktails at the Montecasino Parkers Comedy Club. This
Valentines evening, there show is: Valentine’s Day! Richelieu Beaunoir, Matthew McAloone, Kgomotso Kgatle, Mbali Gudazi & Mark Banks
R150 per person
Couples Cooking Class
Taste-buds Valentines evening is destined to be a date night with a difference. A dining experience where you spoil each others taste-buds with a range of the top 10 aphrodisiac foods. Places are limited, so book early to ensure your spot for a memorable evening out with that someone special in your life.
Class starts at 18h30 and cost R950 Per Couple (R 475 per person)
Gin Tasting in Maboneng
Only open on Saturdays and Sundays, tour The Tasting Room at Time Anchor Distillery and see how the grain-based spirits are made. People attending the tasting will arrive and be seated, get an introduction to Time Anchor Distillery followed by tasting of up to three of their Craft Gins.
R150 per person
What’s getting closer than sharing a milkshake with two straws. Choose from three yummy creations at Craft Milkshake: a pink candy-filled strawberry shake topped with candy floss, a Belgian chocolate overdose topped with roasted marshmallows and the salted caramel delight filled with creme brûlée.