CHILD-FRIENDLY HANGOUTS ON THE WEST RAND
July 09, 2018
Want to dine out but have no babysitter for the kids? No problem! We found amazing child-friendly venues on the West Rand where you can dine in style and enjoy unforgettable food – all while the children are kept happy and smiling.
MO-ZAM-BIK - KRUGERSDORP
Let your mind unwind as you imagine yourself sitting in an authentic Portuguese restaurant nestled on the white sandy beaches of Mozambique as you watch the crystal clear ocean lapping the shore…
Our Mo-Zam-Bik Restaurant’s offer a place where family and friends can get together and experience the culinary delight of Afro-Porto cuisine without any passports required. Our aim is to take your taste buds on a flavourful journey whilst offering a relaxed atmosphere and friendly service at all times, as you enjoy a mouth-watering meal and embrace the rich flavours that we provide in true Mo-Zam-Bik style.
Our extensive seafood menu offers a variety of fish and prawn dishes, all cooked to perfection in our secret fish spice or a range of sauces. For those looking for something a little meatier, you have the option of succulent steaks done in a style of your choice, all creating a flavour explosion that will keep you coming back for more.
TRES JOLIE - RUIMSIG
Trés Jolie is a country restaurant and venue in the Ruimsig area of Gauteng. Located on a 5 hectare property it is characterised by exquisite gardens and landscaped with fountains and water features this picturesque restaurant also boasts a farmyard where children can feed the animals, enjoy a pony ride and play whilst under the watchful eye of their parents.
More than just a Restaurant
Trés Jolie is more than just a restaurant; we are venue that specialises in functions, weddings from small and intimate dinner parties in our private salon, to garden parties on our manicured lawns to braai's in the farmyard.
Banquet style entertainment is done at our brand new function venue, Fountain Court. Our co-ordinators are on hand to advise and guide you in planning a function with all your catering needs, no matter the size and whatever the occasion.
PAPACHINOS - RADIOKOP
They have taken great pride in providing guests with exceptional quality and service. Recipes are prepared on the premises, using only the finest ingredients and children can enjoy the ample play space. There is a supervised children’s play area and they can make pizza to keep them entertained. Give your family a taste of Papachinos! Corner Christiaan De Wet and Erasmus Road, Radiokop.
THE DINER - KRUGERSDORP
burgers have been specially curated from the best beef which is ground seasoned and shaped on the premises giving the burger patty its juiciest freshest flavour. Our burger buns are baked fresh from a secret recipe that adds a beautiful home for the fillings.
NGWENYA GLASS VILLAGE - FARMERS MARKET IN MULDERSDRIFT
Ngwenya Glass Village
is the ideal venue for a day or weekend outing with various quaint shops to browse through as well as a glass wonderland. Come and enjoy long lazy lunches at Gilroy’s Brewery or their brand-new restaurant, Vulindlela under shady trees while the children play their hearts out on the playground or do various fun crafts at Jock’s Studio. Shady Lane, off Diepsloot R114 (200m East of Beyers Naude and Diepsloot R114 Corner), Muldersdrift.
DOPPIO ZERO - CLEARWATER MALL
When you walk into our restaurants your eyes are met by friendly staff as well as the restaurant’s earthy natural feel which boasts rustic colours and a relaxed yet elegant ambiance.
Characterised mainly by Mediterranean cuisine, Doppio Zero Clearwater mall
thrives on serving seasonal dishes as well as great-for-sharing gourmet fare. We like to change things up on a regular basis with fresh products and new menu items.
GOBLIN'S COVE - MAGALIESBURG
Goblin’s Cove Fantasy
Restaurant near Magaliesburg offers a unique dining and accommodation experience. Set in the beautiful Magaliesburg near the Cradle of Humankind, the Goblin’s Cove has a superb menu and cosy train-cabin accommodation for those who want to stay over. The restaurant is adorned with majestic sculptures and artwork that will take your breath away. Outside is the Fairy Grove – a magical place for children and adults alike, with fairies and sculptures nestled in every corner. There are giant puppets, plate painting and surprises around every corner.
NEED A BABYSITTER?
Babysitters in Gauteng
Remember that babysitter agencies have many different child care providers listed with them. This gives you the benefit of changing a babysitter should they just not work out for you for any reason whatsoever. Be aware that you and your children need to be comfortable and feel safe with the babysitter that is there when you cannot be. Don’t compromise and check out as many sitters from a variety of agencies as you can until you find the right fit.
Once you have found babysitters in Gauteng with whom you are comfortable you can enter into an arrangement with the agency to have a specific individual available to you for future requirements. However it is important to keep in mind that the babysitters in Johannesburg that you want may not always be available especially on short notice. Make sure that you have more than one option available to you by checking out more than one of the agency’s babysitters in the event that your regular sitter is not available. Visit www.nannymaids.co.za
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