Lavish New Retail Experiences Open at Nelson Mandela Square

True to its promise to offer exquisite dining and luxurious shopping, Nelson Mandela Square is pleased to welcome an elegant selection of new exclusive shopping experiences to Africa’s richest square mile. Curated to offer shoppers unrivalled access to the world’s finest jewellery, immaculate clothing and footwear, contemporary art, sought-after timepieces and experiential dining, the new retailers are set to exceed expectations on every level.

Combining the ultimate in elegant retail and fine living, many of the new offerings are unique and a first for the country’s luxury capital. Nelson Mandela Square shoppers now have access to Artyli, Bellagio, Bell & Ross, Nom Nom, Pars Jewellers, Roberto Botticelli ,The Raj and Strada, all providing sought-after experiences to those with discerning taste.

The recently opened Artyli contemporary African art gallery introduces shoppers to new perspectives and hidden narratives through the artworks of emerging and mid-career African artists as well as contemporary exhibitions. While individual artworks are showcased to provide intriguing cultural experiences, Artyli also offers curation, framing, delivery, and installation services.

The new Bellagio flagship store, Bellagio Vivre invites shoppers to enjoy a luxurious and comfortable jewellery buying experience. The Bell & Ross boutique houses its signature timepieces in this store with an uncluttered and modern design. Iconic South African-based global jewellery brand Nom Nom, showcases the full range of its treasured charms that are designed to celebrate life and memorable milestones from later this month. Pars Jewellers offers elegant sterling silver jewellery that is equally accessible and elegant.

Roberto Botticelli has been importing the finest Italian luxury clothing and footwear for the past 20 years. Now, the new enhanced and expanded store at Nelson Mandela Square will offer more variety from this beloved brand.

Serving North Indian cuisine at its best, The Raj restaurant and food emporium recently opened its doors, tantalising the taste buds of all who enter this palatial destination. Due to its unbelievable success, Nonna’s Italian Kitchen will be moving to a new chic and exclusive space overlooking the square while a new street food concept called Strada has opened in its place, specializing in casual street food from all over the globe. Additionally, the Cappino Ice Cream and Coffee Bar is being be upgraded with a new look, offering a tantalising selection of coffee, Imported ice cream products, desserts, and sweet treats for all to indulge.

“As we aim to continue to offer shoppers a bespoke, upmarket retail environment, we are thrilled to welcome these prestigious retailers to Nelson Mandela Square.” said General Manager Preston Gaddy. “These flagship stores promise to create even more memorable moments in what is already a cherished destination,” he added.

Nelson Mandela Square is Joburg’s finest dining destination, situated in the heart of Sandton. Paying homage to one of the world’s greatest men, our symbol of freedom and African pride, Nelson Mandela Square is home to an iconic statue of Nelson Mandela. This makes for a popular attraction, and together with the African sunshine, Nelson Mandela Square has become a prime lifestyle and fine dining destination for locals and tourists alike.

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