Eat Your Heart Out

Whether you're a fine-dining foodie or a family looking for lunch and entertainment for the kids, you're spoilt for choice in Waterfall City. Enjoy the view and some Greek fare at Waterfall Wilds as you watch the little ones have fun in Nostimo’s play area. Or dine al fresco at one of the fantastic eateries on Mall of Africa’s Town Square while you keep an eye on the kids frolicking in the fountain. With over 75 restaurants for you to feast at, you’ll find what you’re craving in Waterfall City — no matter what your taste!

Adega Express
Woodmead Retail Park
In the mood for flavourful Portuguese? Treat the whole family to a mouthwatering meal from the fast food branch of the beloved traditional Portuguese Adega Restaurant Group.
AMAN Kitchen Bar
Woodmead Retail Park
Enjoy relaxed fine dining at Amán, refreshingly prioritising both aesthetics and culinary excellence. The warm and inviting ambiance, inspired by Zen principles, is a testament to flawless design, effortlessly blending sophistication with comfort. The extensive contemporary food menu features a fusion of world cuisine, deliciously catering to every taste, from sushi to seafood, pasta to pizza, salads to steaks and more.
Akhalwaya’s
Woodmead Retail Park
If you’re looking for a quick bite bursting with spicy flavour and South African flair, Akhalwaya’s is the Indian take-away fast food spot for you. Order favourites like shwarmas, toasted sandwiches, or bunny chows.
Anat
Mall of Africa
Grab a bite of Middle Eastern flavour from Anat in Mall of Africa. This fast food restaurant specialises in falafel and shwarma with your choice of beef, chicken or lamb and traditional fillings like grilled brinjals.
Bon Bon Boba
Waterfall Wilds
For the uninitiated: Bubble tea (also known as boba tea) is a tea-based drink that originated in Taiwan in the early 1980s. It contains little bubbles or boba of fresh flavours which burst in your mouth with every sip. Thanks to Bon Bon Boba, you can now enjoy it right here on your doorstep.
Burger King
Mall of Africa
The king of burgers (it’s in the name) has found a home in Mall of Africa. The family-friendly, American fast food chain serves delicious burgers, made to order with fresh ingredients and a smile.
Casa Bella
Mall of Africa
Casa Bella imports their pizza and pasta flour from Italy, uses the finest ingredients and combines traditional Italian recipes with contemporary skills, giving you a fine dining experience you’re not likely to forget.
Casa Das Natas
Mall of Africa
Specialising in pasteis de nata – the famous Portuguese custard tarts – and nothing else! On offer is of course the classic plain caramelised custard tarts, alongside a few delectable varieties including Nutella, berry jam, apple and cinnamon, Matcha, and for vegans there are even some with no dairy or eggs. Opening 24 November
Château Gâteaux
Waterfall Corner
Let’s face it, life is always better with cake, so you’ll be overjoyed to hear that Château Gâteaux, also known as ‘The Cake People’, have made Waterfall City their new home! Perfecting the world’s favourite cake and pastry recipes using only the finest and most natural ingredients, they have mastered the art of blast-freezing to retain freshness and flavour, allowing you to buy a slice to savour with your coffee or ‘cake-away’ your favourites to enjoy at home.
Chicken Licken
Mall of Africa
When you need to satisfy your craving for Soul Food®, head for South African fast food chain, Chicken Licken in Mall of Africa. Fill up on fried chicken, burgers, meals and deserts for the whole family.
Cinnabon
Mall of Africa
Buns just taste better when they’re covered in frosting! Drop by Cinnabon Mall of Africa for a signature large cinnamon roll, a MiniBon or a couple of BonBites paired perfectly with a Chillatta or your favourite coffee! Go on — spoil yourself!
Cowfish
Waterfall Corner
East meets West at this Asian-American fusion eatery – a fresh new dining experience offering a mouth-watering menu of signature sushi, dim sum, 18 different burgers and the juiciest steaks. They also have a private dining room perfect for a working lunch for 8-10 people.
Col’Cacchio
Waterfall Corner
Enjoy an Italian feast with the whole family at Col’Cacchio, Waterfall Corner. The Italian franchise restaurant serves wood-fired pizzas, rich pastas and healthy salads, which you can enjoy on the spot or take home. You can also order in and they’ll deliver.
Daruma by Oskido
Waterfall Corner
Enjoy some of the finest Japanese cuisine in Waterfall City at Daruma by Oskido. The bustling restaurant treats you to a feast for the senses, with traditional flavours, sushi or teppanyaki dishes created right in front of you and Japanese hospitality.
Debonairs Pizza
Mall of Africa
Friday night with pizza and a movie on the couch? Grab a Triple-Decker® or Crammed-Crust® Debonairs pizza before you head home from Mall of Africa, or order and they’ll deliver. Easy cheesy.
Debonairs Pizza
Polofields Crossing
Great news! Your favourite Triple-Decker® or Crammed-Crust® Debonairs pizza is now baking at Polofields Crossing. Pick up a speciality slice or an entire pizza or simply order in and they’ll deliver.
Doppio Zero
Mall of Africa
Everyone’s favourite European café/Italian restaurant/bakery is now open right here in Waterfall City, with a little something extra! Their Coco-Me chocolate bar serves up delicious goodies from gelato and crêpes to mouth-watering shakes and Pasteis de Nata.
EL&N
Mall of Africa
Pronounced E-Lan, the UK’s famous café brand, EL&N London has opened in Waterfall City! Known as the world’s most Instagrammable café, with its pretty pink custom interiors and Instaworthy colourful lattes, their food menu also doesn’t disappoint. Think steaks and grills, rustic wood fired pizzas, all day breakfast dishes and of course, their delectable patisserie.
Fego Caffé
Woodmead Retail Park
Need to grab a coffee on the go? Head to Fego Caffé in Woodmead Retail Park. Enjoy your cup of coffe with a gorgeous breakfast, lunch or café-style snack.
Fireroom
Mall of Africa
Fireroom is the playground for those who enjoy theatrical dining! Enjoy sushi like you’ve never experienced it before — literally on fire — and the finest quality beef cuts flamed at your table. Don’t miss the pepper-crusted fillet on the bone, flambéed with Cognac or the crispy California roll with salmon, jalapeño, cream cheese and Yakitori sauce, which is set alight at your table.
Fishaways
Polofields Crossing
Feast on fish and chips, calamari, prawns, fish burgers, wraps and salads, freshly prepared the Fishaways way. Delicious grilled and golden fried seafood is now available at Polofields Crossing.
Fishaways
Mall of Africa
Whether you like your seafood grilled or fried, Fishaways is the fast food chain that delivers your fish, calamari, prawns or fish burger over the counter, with added flavour and great service.
Fournos Bakery
Woodmead Retail Park
Whether you’re sitting down for breakfast, or a light lunch, ordering a platter to go or need to get a delectable cake for a special occasion, Fournos Bakery in Woodmead Retail Park is the best place to get it all.
Gelato @ Nostimo
Waterfall Wilds
Who doesn’t like homemade ice-cream? Gelato @ Nostimo has a variety of delightfully tasty, luxury ice-cream flavours for you to enjoy all year ’round, because ice-cream is great in any weather.
Gigi
Waterfall Corner
Step into the enchanting world of Gigi Restaurant, where the décor and ambiance is as exquisite as the cuisine. Gigi’s menu is a testament to award-winning Chef Moses Moloi’s extensive culinary journeys around the world, thoughtfully merging his global inspirations with the essence of contemporary South African cuisine.
Häagen Dazs
Mall of Africa
If you’re an ice-cream lover, chances are you know the world-class taste of Häagen Dazs. Order a scoop over the counter or sit down for a waffle and coffee. Everything you experience here just hits the sweet spot.
Hussar Grill
Waterfall Corner
The Hussar Grill is known for its award-winning speciality steaks and wine selection, and for its excellent dining experience. Enjoy premium quality at one of South Africa’s finest steakhouses.
Kauai
Mall of Africa
Got a healthy appetite for good food? There’s no take-away option that’s fresher or healthier that Kauai. Grab a smoothie and a snack on the go, sit down for a healthy breakfast or lunch, or grab a cup of coffee. Whether you’re on a gluten-free, low-carb, vegan or vegetarian diet, you’ll find the best locally-sourced, farm-fresh ingredients right here.
KFC
Mall of Africa
This fast food restaurant needs no introduction. If it’s fried chicken you’re looking for, KFC in Mall of Africa is happy to serve you crispy chicken pieces, burgers, buckets, Twisters® and golden chips. And don’t forget the famous mash and coleslaw!
Kream
Mall of Africa
Kream, Mall of Africa combines art and modern cuisine to bring you a fine dining experience that you’re not likely to forget. Enjoy a special occasion, dinner date or book a private dining room in this stylish upmarket eatery and allow the amazing Kream team to treat you to the ultimate dining experience.
Krispy Kreme
Mall of Africa
We doughnut know what we would do without Krispy Kreme, but luckily, the doughnut specialists are in Mall of Africa to treat your sweet tooth and offer you a lemonade, hot chocolate or even a South African coffee blend.
Kung-Fu Kitchen
Woodmead Retail Park
Chinese food? Japanese food? Why choose when Kung-Fu Kitchen serves a great variety of both? From chop suey to chow faan, and sushi to spring rolls, you can enjoy all the oriental flavours in a comfortable sit-down restaurant or get take-away and enjoy at home.
La Parada
Waterfall Corner
La Parada is a celebration of vibrant tasteful Spanish influence, bringing people together to share in the joy and love of the tapas culture.
Life Grande Café
Waterfall Corner
Enjoy quintessential cafe meals and elegant ambience at Life Grand Café in Waterfall Corner. Their food philosophy delivers exceptional quality and simply prepared classic meals like salads, tapas, pastas, pizzas, steak, ribs and even sushi and poke bowls. You’re in for a treat.
Lucky Bread Company
Mall of Africa
If you can smell roasting coffee beans and freshly baked breads and pastries, you’re probably just around the corner from the Lucky Bread Company. Meet up with friends, enjoy a light meal or order a delicious variety of exquisite baked goods to take home. Life is sweet at Lucky Bread.
Lupa Osteria
Waterfall Wilds
Discover authentic Italian home-style cooking like seasonal wood-fired pizzas, freshly made pastas, seafood and secondi, perfectly paired with professional service and a welcoming atmosphere. Bellisima!
Mabu
Waterfall Wilds
Enjoy relaxed fine dining with Asian-influenced cuisine cooked on an open flame. Discover exotic ingredients like crocodile, octopus and lobster emboldened by fire, smoke, acidity and freshness.
Mad Nomad
Mall of Africa
Indulge in Mad Nomad’s authentic Turkish cuisine. Enjoy delicious mezes, charcoal grilled kebabs, steaks, seafood, pide, shawarma and more, packed with aromatic flavours and served as a Mediterranean feast for all your senses.
Manaka Coffee Shop
Polofields Crossing
Coffee connoisseurs, rejoice! Manaka Coffee now has a flagship coffee shop in Polofields Crossing. Grab a quick cup of their freshly roasted signature blend or sit down to a delicious breakfast or lunch. The Korean Fried Chicken and Brilliant Boerie are not to be missed.
MATH Restaurant
Waterfall Corner
MATH brings culinary excellence, legacy and a sense of community to Waterfall Corner. With its all-day service, diners can enjoy a delicious meal any time of the day, whether it’s a casual breakfast, a business lunch or a special dinner with family and friends. The versatile menu, paired with a warm and welcoming ambiance makes every visit to MATH memorable.
McDonald’s
Mall of Africa
A favourite for anyone who likes a bit of old-fashioned fast food, served with a smile, at almost any time of the day. Stop by the Mall of Africa food court for a Big Mac®, a Happy Meal®, or a McFlurry® if you’re in the mood for something sweet.
McDonald’s Drive-Thru
Waterfall Drive
We’re lovin’ everything about the new McD’s drive-thru on Waterfall Drive! From the striking architecture and the fact that you can also dine-in, to the arty interior and new self-ordering-kiosks! The food and service is what we already know and love, but its stylish appeal is something to be experienced. Happy Meal anyone?
Mochachos
Mall of Africa
Mochachos serves the spice of life with every delectable dish. Enjoy burgers splashed with Mochachos whip, or sink into a succulent Mexican-style flame-grilled chicken in lemon and herb, mild, medium, hot or dynamite.
MooMoo
Mall of Africa
MooMoo has broken the mould when it comes to the traditional steakhouse. The quirky personality of this ‘Meet and Whinebar’ is reflected in everything from the MooGazine menus, cows mooing in the ‘Outhouse’ toilets and grass on the tables. A Moo-st Do!
Mugg & Bean
Woodmead Retail Park
Mugg & Bean’s diverse menu has something for everyone; from breakfasts, bottomless coffee and delectable cakes, to toasted sandwiches, burgers, ribs, soups and salads. You can always expect a generous portion and service with a smile.
Nando’s
Mall of Africa
Experience Nando’s distinctive Afro-Portuguese blend of mouth-watering peri-peri and some cool contemporary South African art in their new dine-in resto in the mall — one of the first to feature the new customer service station, complete with soft‐serve ice‐cream, bottomless rooibos‐inspired iced tea, Cranberry Cosmo and Pineapple Mojito designer drinks, as well as the budget-friendly post-COVID “Swerve the Randemic” menu with meals for under R50! Take-aways also available.
Nando’s Drive-Thru
Waterfall Drive
Nando’s is famous for their quirky ads and flame-grilled peri-peri chicken, of course! Their Portuguese-African-inspired menu is packed with home-grown goodness. Head to the Nando’s drive-thru on Waterfall Drive for fast flavour when you’re flaming hungry, or even just peckish. Dine in and take-away available.
Nostimo by Mythos
Waterfall Wilds
Nostimo by Mythos combines traditional Greek food with other family favourites like pizza, sushi and delicious homemade ice-cream. Enjoy a quick bite over the weekend, or a full-on family lunch while the kids enjoy the nature-themed play area.
Ocean Basket
Mall of Africa
Seafood lover? Dive straight into a pan of delicious prawns, grilled calamari or the classic fish and chips. Ocean Basket serves all things fishy, from Mediterranean-inspired dishes with their famous lemon sauce, to sushi. Bring the whole family for a fresh dining experience.
Olives & Plates
Ellipse Waterfall
In the 1990s, two sisters from the Mediterranean expanded their love and flair for delicious home-cooked family favourites in a modest coffee shop. Today Olives & Plates serves up these unforgettable tastes passed down for generations and further innovated over time. A memorable dining experience awaits, and you’re invited.
PAUL
Polofields Crossing
Established in 1889, PAUL is a family-owned French café and bakery. Over 30 types of bread, delectable pastries, as well as a selection of classic French brasserie-style dishes are just waiting for you to indulge in for breakfast, lunch, dinner and every coffee- and teatime in between. Be sure to try the French onion soup, croissants and the hot chocolate, voted amongst the five best in Jozi!
Pedros
Woodmead Retail Park
Renowned for their seriously hot birds (flame-grilled chicken), Pedros also serves up delicious paella, livers, wraps and sides. Sounds clucking good to us!
PizzaYiro
Polofields Crossing
If you’ve ever dreamed of a place where Italian street food meets Greek street food, PizzaYiro will not disappoint. Now serving up authentic wood-fired Pizzas and charcoal grilled Gyro and Kebabs, with mouth-watering milkshakes on the side.
Pizza Hut
Mall of Africa
You can’t walk past the Pizza Hut in Mall of Africa’s food court without craving a slice of cheesy deliciousness. This American fast food chain serves a range of mouth-watering pizzas, soft drinks and even a chocolate dessert pizza for those of us with a sweet tooth.
Polofields Bean Tree Café
Polofields Crossing
Take a break from your grocery shopping at the Super Spar Polofields Crossing and treat yourself to an all-day breakfast, freshly made sushi, just-baked pizza or light meal at their fab café. Did we mention it has one of the best views over Waterfall City?
Paul’s Homemade Ice-cream
Mall of Africa
Carrot cake, Peppermint Crisp tart, Malva pudding… You may be surprised that these are all Paul’s Homemade Ice-cream flavours. The creamy deliciousness of this ice-cream is a definite diet-ruiner, but it’s worth every scoop. Luckily, we’ve got a whole store of decadent scoops, waffles and milkshakes, waiting for you right here in Mall of Africa. There’s never really an excuse not to have ice-cream.
Ponta
Mall of Africa
Mozambican food never tasted so good outside of Mozambique. Ponta Mall of Africa serves Portuguese-inspired favourites like prego rolls and grilled chicken that’s packed with flavour, transporting you to a sandy beach just north of our borders. The portions are generous and the R&Rs are genuine!
Riboville Restaurant
Riboville Hotel
Dining at Riboville is a must-try taste adventure! Creating exciting new dishes on a weekly basis, head chef Guy Kleynhans and his team are artists of cuisine, catering for every palate. If you are in the mood for good food in stunning surroundings, Riboville’s your best bet.
RocoMamas
Mall of Africa
If it’s a juicy burger you’re after, RocoMamas is the plrace for you. Choose one of the classic burger options or build-your-own. You can also feast on ribs, wings and even a killer waffle.
Seattle Coffee Company
Allandale Building Waterfall City
Ethically sourced. Artisan roasted. Lovingly prepared. Seattle Coffee Company’s quality at all costs approach cascades down from farm to the cup in your hand. And now they’re in the neighbourhood, you can put them to the test and grab a bite while you’re at it.
Sharjah
Woodmead Retail Park
Enjoy the tastes of India from the comfort of your own home. Sharjah Woodmead is an halaal Indian and Arabic take-away restaurant that serves you the rich, aromatic and spicy flavours of the East. They also provide a catering service for business functions or special occasions.
Simply Asia
Mall of Africa
Simply Asia brings the taste of Thailand to Waterfall City. Indulge in sweet and spicy Thai soups, noodles, curries and stir-fries. The food is so delicious that you have to remember to keep some space for Thai desserts like chocolate spring rolls and fried banana!
Spur
Mall of Africa
This family-favourite is a household name and many of us have spent chilhood birthdays feasting on cheddamelt burgers, flame-grilled ribs or sticky wings and milkshakes. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, come dine with your tribe at the Spur in Mall of Africa.
Starbucks
Mall of Africa
Get your caffeine fix and quick bite from your favourite Seattle-based coffeehouse chain, known for its signature roasts, light bites and WiFi availability. Now on your doorstep.
Steers
Mall of Africa
If you have a hankering for flame-grilled, 100% pure beef or chicken or rib burgers with those famous Steers chips, head to the Mall of Africa food court for quick service and a tasty take-away.
Steers
Polofields Crossing
If you have a hankering for flame-grilled, 100% beef, chicken or rib burgers with those famous Steers chips, we’re happy to let you know that flame-grilled goodness is now available at Polofields Crossing!
Tashas
Mall of Africa
Beautiful food, beautifully presented in a beautiful environment is what Tashas is all about. Enjoy a café-style breakfast, lunch or dinner, a cocktail, or a heavenly slice of cake in a comfortable, sophisticated restaurant.
The Codfather
Polofields Crossing
Best known for its succulent seafood, The Codfather’s menu will happily satisfy carnivores and vegetarians too. Whether you are in need of a juicy steak, lamb shank or ribs, sensational sushi, prawns or line fish, mix-and-match tapas or sundowners after a long week, The Codfather serves world-class, feel-good cuisine that you don’t want to miss out on.
The Highline
Courtyard Hotel Waterfall City
The Highline sky bar on the ninth floor of the Courtyard Hotel has food as good as the views. This vibrant Tapas Lounge offers gourmet appetisers and light meals for lunch and dinner. Choose from a range of nibbles, hot and cold tapas, pizzas, burgers and dessert, or why not order several dishes as sharing plates for the table?
The Potato Shed
Polofields Crossing
The Potato Shed embodies the spirit of a bootlegger brewery, coupled with that of a Southern American barbeque smokehouse. Feast on beautiful, modern dishes prepared with pit smokers, fire pits, robata grills, and wood-fired ovens. Watch as the smoke and flames rise from the open kitchen while you sip on artisanal craft beer, barrel brewed cocktails, and award-winning wines.
The Protea
Courtyard Hotel Waterfall City
Named after our national flower and the double‐volume protea artwork on the eatery’s wall, The Protea Restaurant offers an extensive breakfast selection, as well as a sophisticated and contemporary à la carte menu for lunch and dinner, guaranteed to delight the taste buds.
Turn ‘n Tender
Waterfall Wilds
Exceptional steak, mouthwatering ribs and an extensive variety of wines are staples at Turn ‘n Tender. If you’re a meat lover, you have to give this steakhouse a try. Besides the incredible red meat options, you can also feast on a variety of burgers, poultry or even seafood.
Village Fish & Chips
Woodmead Retail Park
Village Fish & Chips serves exactly what the name says, just better. Choose between traditional hake, or mix it up with snoek or calamari, all prepared the old-fashioned way — covered in batter and fried to golden perfection — and served with crispy chips. It’s a treat.
Vovo telo
Waterfall Wilds
While the new-look Vovo telo Bakery & Café’s breakfasts will put the mmm into your mornings, lunch favourites range from handmade pastas and pizzas to deep-filled sandwiches on artisanal bread and, of course, waffles and freshly-baked pastries for dessert.
WCafe
Mall of Africa
Popping into Woollies Mall of Africa for some groceries? Try walking past the WCafe without stopping for a gorgeous cup of coffee and a slice of freshly baked cake — you know you can’t. WCafe also serves all-day breakfasts and lunch made from the best quality ingredients, of course. Take a break at WCafe.
WCafe
Woodmead Retail Park
Popping into Woollies Woodmead for some groceries? Try walking past the WCafe without stopping for a gorgeous cup of coffee and a slice of freshly baked cake—you know you can’t. WCafe also serves all-day breakfasts and lunch made from the best quality ingredients, of course. Take a break at WCafe.
Wimpy
Mall of Africa
Nothing beats a Wimpy coffee, except a Wimpy coffee served with a Wimpy breakfast, or burger, or toasted sandwich, or chicken schnitzel or really anything on the Wimpy menu. If you’re in Mall of Africa, head to the food court and enjoy the comfort that comes with Wimpy moments.
Wimpy
Woodmead Retail Park
Nothing beats a Wimpy coffee, except a Wimpy coffee served with a Wimpy breakfast, or burger, or toasted sandwich, or chicken schnitzel or really anything on the Wimpy menu. Head to Wimpy Woodmead and enjoy the comfort that comes with Wimpy moments.