After many successful years at Benmore Gardens, Sandton’s iconic Metro restaurant has found a new home at the Grosvenor Crossing Shopping Centre in Bryanston. The all new Metro Restaurant launches on 4 May 2016, where it will continue to offer superior quality food, a magnificent ambience and an excellent experience to all its valued clients.
Distinguished for its upmarket, sophisticated customers, this stylish venue has always been the meeting place of choice in the north of Joburg.
Owner Kosta Kosmas says he’s thrilled to open this new store, “Metro has always been an integral part of the city’s dining and function circuit and we look forward to welcoming back our existing and loyal customers, while meeting new patrons.”
Kosmas has been in the food industry for almost 20 years and says there are many exciting things in store forMetro Bryanston, “Comedy evenings, whiskey tastings, wine pairings and jazz evenings will all be enjoyed atMetro. This will add to our truly unique offering as we continue to offer a good blend of dining and entertainment,” he said.
Kosmas is also committed to showcasing local South African talent, from selling locally produced craft beer to promoting up-and-coming local musicians. His aim is to help support local business as much as possible. “We have a responsibility to grow and develop young, urban talent as we continue to take South Africa forward,” he added.
Delivering on his commitment, Kosmas approached Africa meets Europe owner and chef Nompumelelo Mqwebu to bring in an added level to the existing Metro menu. This new and exciting menu now offers authentic African foods with a European influence. “Mqwebu has hand-picked all the ingredients that is used in her meals, using only local supplies and indigenous foods to create authentic African food as part of the Metro offering,” explained Kosmas.
Adding to the enchantment, Metro brings you Lindiwe Bugane for one night only. This multi-talented vocalist played the lead in the South African production of Dream Girls and will be Metro’s special guest star entertainment for the evening.
So be sure to mark your calendars so you don’t miss out on the excitement, fabulous food and great entertainment at the all new Metro Restaurant.