6 months of planning and our summer menu is here

It has been 6 months of planning, while at the same time completely revamping our Linden store. But hey….. it was so worth it. The Linden store now reflects its 1950’s heritage and our menu reflects our bold approach to food design – Our Executive Chef Ofentse and his passion for flavour (and chilli) seeps…

The Whippet in Linden – we are transforming your store

We can’t believe it’s been 5 years already. The dream for The Whippet started when we drove past this sleepy corner in a then very different suburb and knew – this corner will be our home. The people of Linden is what makes this suburb so great – every baker, grower, butcher and designer has…

Our new menu in celebration of our 5th anniversary

In celebration of our 5th anniversary our Executive Chef Ofentse has launched this bold and vibrant addition to the Joburg food scene. It celebrates the vibrancy of our suburb, the love we have for our own people and the pulse of our amazing city. We hope you can come and enjoy it with us.  …

Welcome back!

Welcome back Joburg and Linden – we hope 2018 will be your best one ever. We are setting out to make 2018 our year of innovation – we just turned 5 and we know that we want to change Jozi’s food scene this year. Our Executive Chef  (Ofenste) and our new Head Chef, Nikita, is…

We are open 1 May 

Monday 1 May is set to be a stunner – We will be open from 06:30am till 3pm. See you for breakfast and lunch.

Our Winter menu launches

True to our Executive Chef’s love for winter food, 2017’s winter menu is bold, good feel food – the aim was to match the vibrancy of our awesome city. This menu further celebrates South African flavours, the resilience of our people and the diversity that makes us human. We are convinced this is our best menu…

Our new Summer menu – It’s bold!

When our executive Chef designed our new summer menu he said “this summer is all about sharing” and bright bold flavours. And that is exactly what he did  – your new menu is fresh with spice, bold in colour and true to Whippet style food – simple but with intense flavour. It is our pleasure…

Making a difference during Mandela day

We will be closed on Monday 18 July to make a difference during Mandela day. We will be posting our story soon of how we supported 2 entrepreneurs to get their new nursery off the ground. We challenge all Linden business owners to also go out and make a difference to our awesome city.

Our trading times for Easter

So we are sure you are already in holiday mode, and even more so we cannot wait to welcome you to The Whippet this Easter. So when are we open? – 21 March – we will be open from 07:00 till 3pm – 25 March – Closed –  26 March – we are open from…

What a privilege to continue supporting local

It is now more than 3 years since we started The Whippet in our amazing suburb Linden. From the onset it was our dream to support local bakers, artists, growers and our community. Ever single time we are blown away by our local talent, and the last 4 weeks have not been any different. What…