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Maboneng Precinct

286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct | City & Suburban, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
+27 72 880 9583
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The Maboneng Precinct is a connected Urban neighbourhood in downtown Johannesburg. Maboneng is fast becoming Jo'burg's most unique and innovative area, offering live / work and entertainment opportunities within a fully integrated urban environment. Completed developments include Arts on Main and Main Street Life, Revolution House and more. Maboneng is also home to flagship fashion stores and diverse eateries and entertainment spaces.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“inner city” (33 reviews)
“art galleries” (20 reviews)
“pata pata” (11 reviews)
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286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct | City & Suburban, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
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+27 72 880 9583
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"inner city"
in 33 reviews
"art galleries"
in 20 reviews
"pata pata"
in 11 reviews
"food market"
in 15 reviews
"ethiopian food"
in 5 reviews
"industrial area"
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"fox street"
in 8 reviews
"melting pot"
in 9 reviews
"street vendors"
in 5 reviews
"sunday market"
in 9 reviews
"interesting shops"
in 5 reviews
"great art"
in 5 reviews
"sunday morning"
in 12 reviews
"craft beer"
in 7 reviews
"for sale"
in 6 reviews
"downtown johannesburg"
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"walking tour"
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Reviewed yesterday

Ive personally seen the development of the Maboneng Precint over the years, and its just amazing to see how they've changed the city upside with Good vibes only Just the atmosphere and local connecting with tourist the art and harmony is just too good,another destination...More

Thank Mashudu M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved what they're doing to revitalize the area. City life at it's best - great apartments and fantastic food choices, from Italian to Ethiopian.

Thank carlsdiner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great vibe and varied and wide selection of bars and out of the box food choices. One can spend hours experiencing the arts & different cultures in a big melting pot.

Thank Beans H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've watched the development of the Maboneng Precint over the years and it just gets better. There are many restaurants to choose from and many places to just have a drink or a good coffee. There are a selection of African curios you can buy...More

Thank Des1963
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great way to spend a few hours walking the streets and admiring the artistic decor of the different eating establishments. The food price is reasonable at the arts on main restaurant with big portions, great tasting meals prepared with fresh ingredients. I love the serene...More

Thank Lucrecia1511
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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love this place! It makes me feel so at home as a South African and makes me wish the entire city was like this. There are such of a variety of restaurants, bars, parties, people, art, etc here that I am never not entertained...More

Thank FeliciaBotha
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Love to visit the buzzy, arty, cool and irresistible Maboneng! Try the resto's, bars, designers, quirky quirky places and corners :)

Thank riotinta
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

This is definitely the place to be in Johannesburg. You will find plenty of bars, restaurants and clubs in this area.

Thank btraveler36
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

The Maboneng Precinct is a cool place, especially on a Sunday when the food market is open. Great African art, and a cool crowd.

Thank Hooggenoeg
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

We spent a couple of lunch hours at The Maboneng Sunday Market. Here is where Johannesburg comes alive. Street vendors, a large food hall, musicians and just a myriad of people milling about. We did have a guide, which is a big help but we...More

Thank Staffan L
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Linda E
December 16, 2017|
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Response from Ken T | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in a AirBnB room at the12 Decades Art Hotel. It was very enjoyable and the building was very nice and clean. The neighborhood was awesome as well.
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KmSlater
October 2, 2016|
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Response from Duda P | Reviewed this property |
Olha confeso que depende muito do trânsito, porém imagino que seja cerca de 1 no maximo 2 horas.
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September 29, 2016|
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Response from Tania P | Reviewed this property |
Yes we park wherever we can find on the street and walk around those streets to the various vendors.
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