Restaurant Review ~
Civic Tip ~
Practical Effective Self-Defence
KRAV MAGA Instructors:
Mike & Walter
SMS or phone 084 211 8888
Monday & Thursday
nights, Saturday Afternoons,
Serbian Church Hall.
14 Tana Road, Sunninghill.
Links to Other Pages:
Megaplex Home – Overview of Shops, Facilities, and Accommodation in Northern Sandton.
Shopping Centres in Sunninghill:
Sunhill Shopping Centre
Chilli Lane Shopping Centre
Chilli on Top Centre
Learn public speaking in a relaxed, fun environment at Mariswe Toastmasters: Meet Tues
14 January 2020 at 17:45 for 18:00 in Mariswe House, Hamilton Avenue, Bryanston.
Call Rick on 082 389 3482 or
Shopping Centres in and near Bryanston::
Nicolway Shopping Centre
Hobart Grove Centre
Bryanston Shopping Centre
Riverside Shopping Centre
Hurlingham Pick 'n Pay Centre
Bryanpark Shopping Centre
Shopping Centres in the Woodmead area:
Woodmead Value Mart
Woodmead Super Value Centre
Woodmead Commercial Park
Woodmead Retail Park
The Bridge, Buccleuch
Other Shops and Shopping in Woodmead
Do You keep repeating
the same actions in Excel?
Stop wasting precious time!
Save an hour or more a week: Get your life back. How?
Learn simple Macros: Record the repetitive action
once, repeat it fast with a single keystroke whenever needed!
email for our online course
Shopping Centres in Central Sandton:
Grayston Shopping Centre
Atholl Square Shopping Centre
Sandhurst Centre, Rivonia Rd
Shopping in and around Rivonia:
Rivonia Village Centre
Early Dawn Mall
Shops in Central Rivonia
Shops in Northern Rivonia
Petervale Shopping Centre
Shopping Centres in
Morningside Shopping Centre
The Wedge, Morningside
Morning Glen Mall
90 Degrees on Rivonia
Shops in the Morningside Area
Almost all of us will one day need a blood transfusion
– Yet only 1% of people donate blood!
Make a difference to society! Donate at
Colony, cor Jan Smuts & Rothesay Avenues, Craighall. Phone:
Restaurants in Rivonia,
Rivonia Restaurant reviews
Sandton Restaurant reviews
Morningside Restaurant reviews
Other Places of Interest:
Sandspruit Hiking Trail,
Ernest Ullmann Park Recreation Centre,
Montrose Nursery Garden Centre and Gia's Coffee Shop
If you celebrate
Christmas, Chanukah, ChriFSMas, Yule, Holidays, International Mountain Day, the
Solstice, the Festive Season, Kwanzaa, Hogmanay, the New Year, or Tweede
Nuwejaar: Have a Great Time, and stay safe!
The Mutual Mews
shopping centre is (or was!) located in Rivonia between Rivonia Road and Rivonia
Boulevard. It is between Early Dawn Mall and the Shell garage, opposite
the Rivonia Village shopping centre.
In the afternoon of Saturday 30 November, most of Mutual Mews was gutted in a fire.
The blaze started with a gas explosion
in the kitchen of Istanbul Kebab Shawarma around 14:00. When we arrived on
site around 14:10, the roof of Boulevard Cellars next door was ablaze.
Emergency services from the now-ANC-controlled Joburg Metro were tardy.
The first fire engine only arrived from the direction of the highway about
14:40. By that time the inferno was uncontrollable. The fire spread
through the roof space. All shops were burnt out except Tiger Wheel &
Tyre. That was undamaged but is also closed: They have no water or
Boulevard Cellars was particularly hard hit. They
were preparing to move to 777 Rivonia Road, corner 7th Avenue (next to Nandos),
but all their stock was still in the shop and was destroyed.
This is the status of the shops now:
- Tiger Wheel & Tyre may reopen end January 2020. Use the Woodmead, Midrand, Sunninghill, or Sandton branches in the meanwhile.
- Key Boutique is operating mobile-only for now, see phone and email.
- Blades Unisex Hairdressers: Tina & Kim are now at Bryanston Hair Studio, Petervale. Joan has retired.
- Star Hair & Beauty Salon moved to Shop FF13, Rivonia Oriental City.
- Jabu Stone Salon, Beverley Johnson Hair S.A. and
Beverley Johnson Salon have moved to 3, 7th Ave, next to Chicken Licken.
- Boulevard Cellars Bottle Store
will reopen at 777 Rivonia Road (entrance in 7th Avenue), probably end Jan or Feb 2020.
- Istanbul Kebab Shawarma restaurant is closed until further notice. The Fordsburg branch is open.
I employed this fellow to paint my house for an
unusually low price. I realized my mistake when he started setting up his easel...
Furnished Morningside Cottage to Let, Now
Roomy garden apartment
with double bedroom, bathroom, split-level lounge-dining room, kitchen, patio, garden and
secure carport. Wi-Fi. Carpeted, fully furnished and serviced including
laundry. Close to shops and bus routes. Call 082 389 3482, e-mail
us, or click here.
New on the Block, Movers and Shakers Back to top
- Guitar Lessons (Suite 118), First Floor in Cramerview Village – Guitar lessons in studio. Free first lesson.
- Leverage Tax Services (Suite 117), First Floor in Cramerview Village – Tax Practitioners and Accountants: Tax, Accounting, Audit.
- Jet Set Car Wash Valet Centre & Trailer Hire in the back car park in Cramerview Village – Open every day.
- Physio Dynamix, Shop 33 on the back car park in Cramerview Village – Physiotherapy. Education, postnatal care, corporate health, sports injuries, spinal health.
- Adjustability: Justin Jeffery Biokineticists, Shop 33 on the back car park in Cramerview Village – health promotion, the maintenance of physical abilities and final phase rehabilitation, by means of scientifically-based physical activity programme prescription.
- Paceline on the back car park in Cramerview Village – Gym and performance centre. Personal Trainer..
- Adjustability: Caitlin Tracey Biokineticists on the back car park in Cramerview Village – Neurological, Sports, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation and Wellness.
- Mindful Eating on the back car park in Cramerview Village – Dietician Consultancy.
- Agua e Vida, Shop 03, Ground in Cambridge Crossing – Sellers of alkaline mineral water and religion. Water dispensers and bottles. Opened 1 November 2019.
- General Practitioner, Shop 02, Ground in Cambridge Crossing – In Advance Medical Centre. MB B Ch (Wits) MBA. Practice No 1444212.
- Specialist Surgeon, Shop 02, Ground in Cambridge Crossing – In Advance Medical Centre. Varicose vein treatment. Chronic leg ulcers. Gastroscopy. Colonoscopy. Other surgical procedures.
- Al Noor Halaal Butchery and Indian Spices, Shop U05, Ground in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Amina's sauce and marinades, shans, spicemate, Cape recipe sauces,
basmati rice. Take-aways: Chicken Tikka, wors roll, hot dog, chips, gelato ice cream.
- Kelvin Printers and Stationery, Shop L02, Lower Level in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Flyers, business cards, graphic design, vinyl, banners: x-banner, budget roller, executive, telescopic. Gazebos.
- Thandi Hair & Beauty, Shop L03B, Lower Level in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – hair cutting and styling, relaxers, plaiting, weaving, braids, cornrows and other hair styles.
- Law24, Shop L09, Lower Level in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – "Legal insight, trusted advice." However, they seem to be in real estate, not law.
- Ace Registration & Consultancy, Lower Level in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Vehicle Licensing, Change of Ownership, Duplicate NATIS, Clearance, Number Plates, Renewals & Traffic Enquiries.
- SDP Professionals, Shop L08C, Lower Level in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Community Health Work Course, Palliative Care, Home Based Care, Care of The Aged: A 12-month course. 30% Theory and 70% Practical.
- ISSD - International School of Skills Development, Shop L09C, Lower Level in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Information Technology Training: Microsoft Office, A+ and N+, ITIL Management, Customer Service and Management. Computer and Security Guard Training.
- The Pantry, Shop U11, Ground in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Bakery, coffee, deli. Breads, rolls, cakes, biscuits.
Cordials, samoosas, pies, meat, pizza, sweets, ice-cream.
- Andiccio24 Rivonia, Shop G11, Ground in Rivonia Junction – Create your own pizza from a selection of bases, extra cheese, toppings, and herbs, all priced individually.
- Dosa Hut near Thatchers Corner, Bryanston – Authentic South Indian restaurant.
- Dany Cosmetics, Shop FF08, 1st Floor in Rivonia Village – Nails & Manicure. Beauty Eyelashes. Waxing. Hair Styling. Dany Cosmetics. Mon–Sat 09:00–17:00, Sun 09:00–15:00.
- Angelic Organics in Thatchers Corner, Bryanston.
- TK Kitchens in Thatchers Corner, Bryanston – An extensive and diverse range, of kitchen styles, which are distinctive, functional and of superior quality and design.
- Hycraft Décor in Thatchers Corner, Bryanston.
- CrackerJack Cellular Repairs in Thatchers Corner, Bryanston.
- Upholsterer in Thatchers Corner, Bryanston.
- Superb Cleaning Services in Thatchers Corner, Bryanston – Office cleaning, Event cleaning, Carpet cleaning and many more. Also commercial laundry for Hotels, guest houses, hospitals, restaurants.
- The Art of More in Thatchers Corner, Bryanston – Buy gold and jewellery, Kruger Rands, art, vintage cars, and more.
Free Spreadsheets from Software Africa!
spreadsheets will be e-mailed to you by auto-responder on request.
To use them you need Microsoft Excel (instructions included, but no
batteries): Vehicle Licence form, Bank Account Reconciliation, Fuel Consumption Record,
Rainfall Record, Water Meter Readings, Electricity Meter Readings,
Mattress Turning Schedule, John Demartini Savings Calculator, and
Quotation System with Bill of Materials:
Restaurant Reviews by Judith Back to top
**** Lanser's on Main, Naturally Yours Wellness
Centre, Main Road, Bryanston
Appletiser and Ken Forrester Petit Cabernet Sauvignon were chosen for drinks. Mussels beautifully prepared and a Hawaiian pizza were eaten. Cosmos gave wonderful service. Worth a visit
Contact Details for Lanser's on Main. Back to top
***** Taste of India Rivonia, Early Dawn Mall, Rivonia
This visit was long overdue. Thabis was a great waiter and she made sure that I kept my handbag
away from easy access through the window. Mango Lassi was ordered - this is a great refreshing drink. Tall Horse Sauvignon Blanc was also ordered. We shared a Vegetarian Biryani. This was delicious and lasted for another meal at home.
Good portions, if too much for elderly customers, and excellent service make this a go-to restaurant.
Contact Details for Taste of India Rivonia. Back to top
Funny Language, English...
really want that garment? It's a dreadfully pedestrian colour."
Then it won't run."
Advertise in this Monthly e-Newsletter from only R192/month*!
5,720 subscribers, many of them dedicated Sandton Shoppers! e-mail us, or
(*Non-top banner for one year paid in advance, includes VAT, less discount)
- Sankayi in 90° on Rivonia – Upstairs Night club & venue for functions. African and urban entertainment. Two bars, a lounge and VIP areas.
- Portable Shades of Beauty, Shop 15 in 90° on Rivonia – Upstairs Hair and Beauty Salon. Open every day.
- Zip Boutique, Shop U01 in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Mostly ladies' clothing.
- Chesa Nyama, Shop U05 in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Serving the best matured A-grade meats, flamed-grilled the traditional way. Burgers, wors & Russians, braai cuts, ribs, combos, chicken, salads, breakfast.
- J5 Collection, Shop L02 in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – New ladies' boutique - reluctant to give details.
- Final Touch Hair Salon, Shop L13 in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – hair cutting and styling, relaxers, pomade & s. curl, tweeze, plaiting, weaving, braids, cornrows and all hair styles you need to plait.
- The Link, Shop L09 in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – In the passage. Internet & printing café: Internet, printing, faxing, laminating, typing, graphic design, computer repair & upgrade, website development, networking.
- Kelvin Net IT Solution, Shop L06 in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Internet café, computer sale, laptop sale, IT consultancy, web design, online reputation management, copy / print / scan / fax.
- Kwantu African Cuisine, Shop U12B in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – From the Pot: Lamb stew, beef stew, tripe, cow head, sheep head, trotters, giblets. Grills: Chuck, boerewors, liver, T-bone, lamb, pork. Rice, pap, samp & beans, dombolo. Boerewors rolls, chips, salads, chakalaka, achar.
- Akhalz Fast Foods, Shop U08B in Kelvin Village Shopping Centre – Rolls, toasted sandwiches, fries, burgers, platters, roti, AK Special roll, kiddies meals, boxes, pizza,.
- Executive High Class Car Wash in Rivonia Junction – In the basement parking. They wash your car and pray for it at the same time. The car wash works, the prayers probably not.
- Dominos Pizza Rivonia, Shop G11 in Rivonia Junction – Wide variety of pizzas: Three choices of bases, many standard pizzas or design your own; drinks and dips. Free delivery in 30 minutes.
Get Your Own Web Page for only R570/month!
A web page
on the longstanding and trusted Megaplex website will give your
business extra weight with Google! Quickly increase your web presence! Minimum commitment only 3 months. e-mail us, or
With the November edition of "Shopping in Sandton"
last month, we
celebrated ten years continuous production of this newsletter. Happy
Birthday to us!
Overheard at the Checkout
(a while ago)
you favour as DA Interim Leader?"
"I'm rooting for Bonginkosi Madikizela"
"You think he's the best person for the job?"
"Not necessarily. But I want to see the fun that
overseas commentators have with his name!"