About

The Blind Tiger is a place to get away from the rat race. Choose a small corner for two, or a feast for 15. Our cosy neighbourhood café and bar in Parkview, Johannesburg, serves up fresh California-inspired fusion cuisine, classic cocktails, and an interesting wine offering.

News

THE TIGER ROARS AGAIN

Now open on Sundays!

Opening hours 3pm Tuesday – Thursday. Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12pm. Closed Monday.

Come and enjoy our new outdoor garden space, or have a drink at the bar.

CALL OR WHATSAPP 076 030 4200 for Bookings or Takeaways. Deliveries now available on UberEats.

Please follow us on our social media channels, to get all our updates:

Instagram: @blindtigercafejhb
Facebook: @blindtigerjhb
Email: info@blindtiger.co.za
Tel: +27 76 030 4200

Thank you for all your support

Opening Hours During Lockdown

THE TIGER ROARS AGAIN!

Now open Sundays. Opening hours 3pm Tuesday to Thursday. Friday to Saturday from 12pm. Closed Monday.

Come and enjoy our new outdoor garden space, or have a drink at the bar.

CALL OR WHATSAPP 076 030 4200 for Bookings or Takeaways. Deliveries now available on UberEats.

Menu

Our menu is a collection of fresh California-inspired fusion cuisine. With a focus on taste and an attention to detail, we go to great effort to deliver something out of the ordinary.

STARTERS AND SMALL PORTIONS

Tortilla Chips and Salsa (V)      52
Our homemade tortilla chips with side of
fresh tomato and cilantro salsa

Hummus & Brinjal dip with toasted pita (V)      105
served with marinated olives and cherry tomatoes

Cajun-style Calamari      92
with wholegrain mustard remoulade

Grilled Chorizo & Fries      95
with our own fresh chilli sauce

Black Bean & Caramelised Onion Quesadilla (V)      79
with cheddar cheese, fresh tomato salsa and sour cream
Add Chicken      29

Cheese Quesadilla (V)      74
with cheddar cheese, fresh tomato salsa and sour cream
Add Chicken      29

Korean-style Spicy Chicken Wings      115
Free-range chicken, made with our secret recipe,
and served with a honey-lime Sriracha drizzle

Salmon fish cakes      97
with lemon chive Crème Fraîche and sweet potato fries

Bucket of Fries (V)      43
with our delicious Sriracha Lemon Dipping Sauce

Sweet Potato Fries   (V)      62
with blue cheese dipping sauce

MAINS

Parmesan & Roasted Sunflower Seed Salad   (V)      98
on lettuce with egg and a garlic, honey
and Dijon mustard vinaigrette
Add Fried Calamari    40 / Add Fish Cake    32

Chopped Chicken Salad       124
Cos lettuce, diced chicken, blue cheese, red onions,
tomatoes, avocados and red wine vinaigrette

Naked Burger      119
Beef patty topped with caramelised onions, blue cheese
and balsamic glaze on a bed of lettuce

Bacon Cheese Burger & Fries      119
Joburg’s best, 100% Grass Fed Beef,
Cheddar Cheese or Blue Cheese

Beyond the Tiger Burger & Fries (V)      165
Our unbelievable 170g Vegetarian Beyond Burger
with Cheddar Cheese and our special sauce
(Vegan option available)

Chicken Burger & Fries      98
Try our new Chicken Burger, with Mozzarella cheese, sun-dried
tomatoes, fresh basil and our amazing homemade mayo sauce

Fillet Steak Sandwich      120
on toasted Portuguese bun with Dijon mustard, grilled
red peppers, caramelised onions and Swiss cheese.
Served with fries

Beer Battered Fish & Chips      97
with our own wholegrain mustard mayo

Fillet Medallions & Fries      174
Two fillet medallions served with a red wine onion sauce and fries

Grilled Norwegian Salmon      184
with roasted baby potatoes, wilted baby spinach,
and a white wine wholegrain mustard caper sauce

SWEETS

Affogato      68
Vanilla Ice Cream, Sliced Almonds, Espresso and Amaretto

Three Fruit Sorbet      71
with fresh berries

Heavenly Chocolate Brownie Sundae      75
served with bananas, vanilla ice cream,
and Nutella chocolate sauce

Warm Berry Crumble with Vanilla ice cream      68

CLICK HERE for our cocktails & wine list

Cocktails & Wine

GIGGLE WATER

The Great Gatsby      54
Gin, Elderflower Cordial and sour mix, topped up with Tonic and a maraschino cherry

Bugsy’s      50
Gin, Cherry Liqueur, Triple Sec, sour mix and Ginger Ale

Rumrunner      56
Light, Dark and Spiced Rum, with OJ, pineapple juice,
sour mix and Grenadine

White Tiger      56
Vodka, Banana Liqueur, Cape Velvet, Kahlua, fresh bananas and half and half


CLASSICS

Monkey Shoulder Sidecar    85
Monkey Shoulder Whisky, Triple Sec and sour mix in a sugar-rimmed martini glass

Manhattan on the rocks     50
Bourbon, Sweet Vermouth and Bitters, shaken on the rocks

 White Russian     73
Stolichnaya Vodka, Kahlua and half and half

Old Fashioned     54
Bourbon, sugar and Angostura Bitters

Whiskey Sour     76
Maker’s Mark Bourbon, Triple Sec and sour mix, shaken on the rocks

Gimlet     54
Vodka or Gin with fresh lime, and a splash of Lime Cordial, on the rocks

Mojito     71
Bacardi, Havana Club, sugar, fresh lime juice, limes, fresh mint, topped with Soda

Negroni     52
Gin, Campari and Martini Rosso

Cosmopolitan     54
Vodka, Triple Sec, cranberry juice and lime

Caipirinha     52
Brazilian Cachaça, fresh limes, sugar, sour mix and Sprite

Long Island Iced Tea     54
Vodka, Gin, el Jimador Tequila, Light Rum, Triple Sec, sour mix and Coke

Lynchburg Lemonade     73
Jack Daniel’s, Triple Sec, sour mix, Sprite and Bitters

Greyhound     54
Vodka, fresh lime and grapefruit juice

Margarita     63
el Jimador Tequila, Triple Sec and sour mix, shaken over ice

Daiquiri     54
Bacardi Rum, lime juice,
and syrup

El Floridita Daiquiri     61
Bacardi Rum, lime juice, syrup, and Maraschino Liqueur

Strawberry Daiquiri     54
Blended Bacardi, lemon and strawberry juice

Moscow Mule     59
Stolichnaya Vodka, lime and Ginger Beer

  THE LAST WORD

Chernobyl     65
Light Rum, Dark Rum, Cane, Cherry Liqueur, pineapple juice
and sour mix shaken with a Stroh Rum float.
It will melt your insides

Rusty Nail     69
Monkey Shoulder Whisky with Drambuie served on the Rocks

Lemon Drop     56
Absolut Citron, Triple Sec, fresh lemon, sugar and sour mix

California Spliff     52
Malibu Rum, Galliano, pineapple juice, OJ and half and half

God Father     55
Jack Daniels, Disaronno Amaretto, maraschino cherry, on the rocks

Havana Rum Negroni     68
Havana Club Anejo Special, Aperol Bitters and squeeze of fresh orange.

Blind Tiger’s Famous
Bloody Mary     68

Herradura ‘Top Shelf’ Margarita     125
Silky smooth, with Cointreau

Panaché     58
Do it like the French – Stella Artois and Lemonade


MARTINIS

“…One’s too few, three’s too many”

Vodka, Gin or try it Dirty 54

 Chocolate Martini    54   
Vodka, Cape Velvet, Chocolate Liqueur

Espresso Martini    58
Vodka, Kahlua and shot of espresso

Appletini    54
Vodka, Triple Sec and Sour Apple

Clementine Martini    54
Clementine Vodka with a splash of grapefruit juice and fresh lime


SCOTCH, IRISH WHISKEY AND BOURBON

Choose from our select range of Scotch, Irish Whiskeys, Bourbons and other fine Whiskeys


BUBBLY

Kir Royale    95
Bubbly and Crème de Cassis

Bubbly Bull    105
Sparkling Wine and Red Bull

Aperol Spritz    105
Aperol, Bubbly and Soda

Mimosa    55
Bubbly with orange juice
Or try it ‘Pink’ with cranberry juice


COFFEES

Dom Pedro   59
Created on the Witwatersrand, perfected at the Blind Tiger

Irish Coffee   46
with Tullamore Dew


WINE     

WHITE WINE

Warwick The First Lady Chardonnay
Glass 70 / Bottle 230

De Wetshof Limestone Hill Chardonnay   248

Bruce Jack Chenin Blanc
Glass 49 / Bottle 155

Vinologist Swartland Chenin Blanc   186

Fairview La Capra Sauvignon Blac
Glass 45 / Bottle 151

Diemersdal Sauvignon Blanc   198

Springfield Life from Stone Sauvignon Blanc   298

Anthonij Rupert Terra del Capo Pinot Grigio
Glass 55 / Bottle 175

ROSÉ WINE

Graham Beck Gorgeous Pinot Noir Chardonnay
Glass 61 / Bottle 195

Babylonstoren Mourvèdre Rosé   275

RED WINE

Vinologist Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon
Glass 59 / Bottle 186

Warwick The First Lady Cabernet Sauvignon   255

Fairview La Capra Merlot
Glass 46 / Bottle 152

Vinologist Franschhoek Merlot   186

Newton Johnson Felicité Pinot Noir   298

Bruce Jack Pinotage Malbec   155

Bruce Jack Shiraz   155

Foothills Syrah   243

Jordan Chameleon Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot Blend   209

 BUBBLY

Pierre Jourdan Brut   345

 Môreson Miss Molly Petit Rosé   295

Zonin Prosecco Spumante
200ML   120 /  Bottle   370

CLICK HERE for the food menu