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Never disappoints

The Orbit is great. The music and the atmosphere is totally for a jazz lover. Every time i come... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Incredible music!

This place is amazing! Great vibe and incredible jazz music. Everyone is friendly and the service... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Cairo, Egypt
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12 Apr 2017
“Never disappoints”
11 Apr 2017
“Incredible music!”
As featured in 3 Days in Johannesburg
81 De Korte Street, Braamfontein, South Africa
+27 11 339 6645
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The Orbit is great. The music and the atmosphere is totally for a jazz lover. Every time i come here, it's just great

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank AmandaG0209
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place is amazing! Great vibe and incredible jazz music. Everyone is friendly and the service is great. Highly recommended for a fun jazz night!

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank SalmaKhaled
Reviewed 26 February 2017

They acoustics and sight lines are great. The vibe is really respectful, fun and open and the music I saw was teriffic. World-class musicians without doubt. The food and drinks were really good too, vegetarian options available.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank dylanyo
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We went there with a group of colleagues and I was impressed by the jazz musicians who were performing - absolutely fabulous! Food was great too - I had the lamb shank and it was a very well served portion. Thumbs up!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank CamilleSel
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Such a fabulous Saturday evening out. Good food, awesome service and brilliant Jazz. Management couldn't have been more accommodating. Booked at 5pm for an 8:30 set (better to book earlier) as we didn't have the best table. Musicians were world class. Experience world class.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank mandif2015
Reviewed 1 March 2016

I love good music and in particular jazz and live music. We were 4, we booked a week ahead, had a great table and we had dinner there which was ok. We went fo the music, so we didn't really pay too much attention to...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Travelnomad2015
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

I'm a lover of good music. So finding a place that has live music was so great! On the night I visited the Orbit, Spha Mdlalose and a quintet were performing. The sound was perfect and The performancewas brilliant. The Orbit also serves some good...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sunshine0789
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

As a huge jazz fan, I have visited The Orbit countless times since it opened its doors and have never been disappointed. I take all my jazz-loving guests there, because the music never fails to thrill. I usually have dinner as well, but I'm afraid...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Des1963
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

My husband and I had one night layover in Jo Burg and we found the Orbit online and decided to fine there and enjoy some local jazz after and afternoon with a private tour guide. We loved the music. Fabulous musicians, great acoustics, really tasty...More

Thank ButBeuatiful
Reviewed 13 April 2015

I have visited the Orbit twice now and looked forward to my return. The location is in the Braamfontein area of JHB that was becoming crime ridden and problematic. They are trying a facelift and this is one of the places to visit if you...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Anton N
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