The 12 Decades Hotel is a self catering hotel. Utensils and facilities are provided, however, there are several restaurants in the immediate vicinity. For Dining out, one can choose from restaurants with Live Entertainment on the ground floor of Main Street Life or relax in the courtyard at Canteen at Arts on Main.
This 1950’s styled diner offers a range of high end foods as well as some on the go snacks from the deli. Open from early morning for breakfasts, they also offer a host of evening entertainment almost every night of the week.
Chalkboard, The Bioscope’s en suite cafe, is open from early morning until the Bioscope closes, selling a variety of snacks as well as on the go food. With Wireless access, chalkboard table tops and live entertainment from time to time, Chalkboard is a great place to kick back and relax, or get some work done.
Canteen at Arts on Main
Perfectly situated amidst olive trees and art galleries, Canteen provides a range of great food, from light snack to full meals. Open from Tuesday – Sunday during the day, and in the evenings from Thursday- Saturday.
Uncle Merv’s Original Shakes
(on Fox Street) is a smoothie shop serving old classics, perfectly brewed coffee and on-the-go healthy snacks. Open Monday – Sunday from 7am – 4pm.
Serving their famous platters, as well as traditional Ethiopian specialties, Little Addis is a must try food experience. Open Tuesday – Sunday from 11am.
Eat Your Heart Out
A typical Jozi deli. Serving anything from traditional kosher meals to sweet snacks as well as take home goods, it’s a firm favorite for residents of Maboneng and visitors. Open Tuesday – Sunday from 7am to 4pm.
Sharp! Braai Stand
Traditional shisanyama is a must try for any tourist visiting Maboneng, while their gourmet boerewors rolls and bunny chow are a staple for any day of the week.
The Blackanese Wine & Sushi Bar
With a full menu of delightful sushi as well as special creations and a noodle bar, the Blackanese is one of Maboneng’s most talked about new restaurants.
The Market on Main
The Market on Main is a weekly food and design market that takes place every Sunday from 10am – 3pm. With over 50 traders, there are plenty of dining spots to choose from.
Che Argentine Grill
A true and authentic little Argentina situated in the heart of Joburg, with grills to tickle your taste buds and good company to welcome you in…Enjoy! Open Tuesday to Sunday from 12pm.
The Marabi Jazz Club
The Marabi Club is the home of superb food and drink accompanied by fine live jazz performances. Open Wednesday to Saturday from 18:30 and the last Sunday of the month.
Other nearby iconic Johannesburg restaurants include The Troyeville Hotel and the Original Adega.