moyo - Melrose Arch

  • Melrose Arch, Gauteng
  • African, Cape Malay, Light Meals, Moroccan, Seafood, South African, Traditional, Vegetarian
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Shop 5 The High Street
    Melrose Arch

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Celebrate Africa

moyo Restaurant at Melrose Arch exemplifies contemporary elite Africa and generates an exciting blend of design, food, and entertainment that seduces and thrills the senses.

Tantalising aromas & spices permeate moyo…

You will journey through the Southern Savannas, the East Coasts, the Northern deserts, and the Western jungles on a feast that will excite your taste buds, tantalized by the scent of coriander, rose petals, cumin, paprika and saffron spice. Divine a la carte menus and an extensive communal set menu will transport you on an African cuisine adventure.

Dine to the music…

moyo  scans Africa for the very best of local, international and untapped talent. Dynamic acts will entertain and you will leave the restaurant satisfied.

Your heart and body beat to the drum…

The singing of the Hosts welcomes you, to the age-old tradition of African hand-washing and face painting ceremonies. Break free, release your inhibitions, invigorate your spirit - make moyo your destination.

Feast in our warm hospitability and indulge.

the drum calls you to your seat…

moyo Melrose Arch is the stylish, urban setting for a sophisticated African experience. Enjoy tastes and flavours from all over Africa in the heart of modern Joburg. Relax outside on the square to the soulful sounds of live African music or cosy up in the intimate underground dining area built around natural rock.

Other Information

Menu: A la carte, Set Menus for groups, Set Menus for groups

Sittings : Lunch and Dinner, Breakfast by prior arrangement for groups of minimum 20 guests only.

Maximum Seating: 400 guests
Additional seating is possible but subject to an additional surcharge

Included Services: Live entertainment, face painting and
hand-washing ceremonies.


Group Capacity : 300+ People

  • Cuisine : African, Cape Malay, Light Meals, Moroccan, Seafood, South African, Traditional, Vegetarian
  • Ambience : Authentic Culture, Business
  • Entertainment : Live music, Dancing - casual
  • Dress : Smart/Casual, Casual
  • Functions
  • Outside Area
    Outside Area
  • Secure Parking
    Secure Parking
  • Bar
  • Kids Menu
    Kids Menu
  • Wheelchair Access
    Wheelchair Access
  • Private Dining
    Private Dining
  • Aircondition

Credit Cards Accepted

  • AMEX
  • Diners Club
    Diners Club
  • Debit Card
    Debit Card
  • VISA
  • Mastercard


The Moyo Side Of Life


Shop 5 The High Street
Melrose Arch
Directions from Johannesburg
Take the M1 North towards Sandton.
Take the Corlett Drive off ramp.
Turn left at the end of the off ramp.
Turn left just after the BP garage on your left hand-side into Melrose Boulevard.
You are now in the Melrose Arch Complex... moyo is on the corner of the High Street and Melrose Boulevard.