Tequila Tour of Sandton Central: Celebrate World Tequila Day in Style

Tequila Tour of Sandton Central: Celebrate World Tequila Day in Style

Listen up, Sandtonites! Mark your calendars for July 24th because World Tequila Day is just around the corner. We’ve got the ultimate tequila adventure planned for you, right here in Sandton Central. Get ready to sip, savour, and celebrate as we take you on a guided tour of the district’s finest bars. Each stop offers a unique blend of delicious tequilas and creative cocktails, all within easy walking distance, so you can fully immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere without worrying about the drive.

The Tequila Trail

First Stop: The Greenhouse

Start your evening at The Greenhouse, a hidden gem in Sandton Central. Known for its lush, botanical decor and relaxed vibe, it’s the perfect spot to begin your tequila journey. Try their signature tequila-infused cocktail, The Don, which combines Don Julio, cinnamon and grapefruit for a bold kick of flavour. The ambience here sets a chilled-out tone, ideal for catching up with friends before the night picks up pace.

Second Stop: The Bull Run

A short walk will take you to The Bull Run, renowned for its sophisticated yet inviting atmosphere. Here, you can tuck into a tender steak and sip the finest tequila at the same time. Their knowledgeable bartenders will guide you through the different varieties, ensuring you leave with a newfound appreciation for this spirited drink. Don’t miss their Candyfloss Margherita, a unique twist on the classic.

Third Stop: The San Deck

Elevate your experience at The San Deck, one of Sandton Central’s premier rooftop bars. The panoramic views of the city skyline are breathtaking, especially as the sun sets. For the traditionalists, you can enjoy The San Deck’s classic Margherita while enjoying the lively atmosphere. Plus, the outdoor fire pits add a cosy touch as the evening cools down. Don’t get too cosy, though, because there’s more to come!

Fourth Stop: Saint

Next, make your way to Saint, a trendy spot known for its vibrant energy and stylish decor. Saint offers an array of creative tequila cocktails that are as visually stunning as they are delicious. The bartenders here are true artisans, crafting drinks that perfectly complement the chic surroundings. Try their signature Sabroso, that combines real mezcal with vanilla syrup, grapefruit juice, citrus and soda for a cocktail you won’t soon forget!

Final Stop: Alto 234

End your tequila tour on a high note – literally – at Alto 234, perched at the top of The Leonardo, South Africa’s tallest building. This exclusive rooftop bar offers unparalleled views of Sandton and beyond, making it the perfect place to conclude your evening. As you sip on a carefully crafted tequila cocktail, you’ll be treated to a breathtaking sunset that paints the sky in hues of gold and pink. The Don Summer, a specialty drink here, is the perfect companion to the stunning vistas. It’s an experience that will leave you with unforgettable memories of World Tequila Day in Sandton Central.

Where to Rest and Recharge

After an evening of tequila tasting, you’ll want a cosy spot to rest your head. Sandton Central has you covered with top-notch accommodation options.

Hotel Sky

The Hotel Sky offers luxurious rooms that provide a perfect blend of comfort and elegance. With its modern design and impeccable service, you can unwind in style. Enjoy amenities like a rooftop pool, fitness centre, and fine dining restaurants to make your stay even more memorable. It’s the ideal retreat after a night out, allowing you to wake up refreshed and ready for the day ahead.

The Maslow Hotel

For those who prefer a contemporary touch, The Maslow Hotel is a fantastic choice. Situated conveniently close to the Sandton Gautrain Station, this hotel offers chic, modern rooms with all the amenities you need. Their garden oasis and bar (if you’re still up for a drink) are perfect for relaxing, and the on-site restaurant serves a delightful breakfast that will get you back on your feet. Plus, the hotel’s central location makes it easy to explore Sandton Central further.

The Perfect Morning After

Once you’ve had a good night’s sleep, it’s time to refuel with a hearty breakfast.


Head to Tashas for a delicious start to your day. This popular spot offers an extensive menu with something for everyone. Whether you’re in the mood for a wholesome bowl of granola and fresh fruit, a stack of fluffy pancakes, or a savoury breakfast burrito, Tashas has what you need to nurse that hangover. The vibrant atmosphere and friendly service make it a great place to relax and recount the highlights of your tequila tour.

Now-Now by Woolworths

If you’re looking for a quick and healthy bite, Now-Now is the perfect choice. Known for their fresh and organic ingredients, you can enjoy a variety of breakfast options from smoothie bowls to avocado toast. Their coffee is top-notch, giving you the perfect pick-me-up after a night of celebration. It’s the ideal spot for a rejuvenating start to your day, ensuring you’re ready to take on whatever comes next.

Cheers to Tequila Day!

With a lineup of amazing bars, each offering unique tequila selections and cocktails, you’re in for a night of discovery and delight. So, gather your friends, embrace the spirit of adventure, and let’s toast to a night of tequila magic in Sandton Central!

Cheers, Sandtonites!  See you on the tequila trail!