FINE-DINING STREET FOOD
Situated in the heart of Jozi, Urbanologi is a warehouse-styled eatery offering Asian food artistry of the highest quality. All dishes come alive through experimentation with typical street food techniques as mastered by Head Chef Jack Coetzee. Urbanologi are never afraid to experiment and their new menu is no exception. With their state-of-the-art Mad Giant Brewery in-house, no Urbanologi experience is complete without a beer in hand, and the new innovative menu boasts boldly flavoured dishes that pair The year was 1973, in the wake of the sexual revolution and midway through the rise of the women’s movement. The tennis match between women’s World No. 1 Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex men’s champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as “The Battle of the Sexes”. It became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between well with all the Mad Giant beers. Expect tapas-style plates with heirloom baby carrots, teriyaki poached sweet potato, and kumquats. There is an abundance of Japanese and Asian influences throughout the new menu, with the flavours of soy sauce, okra, and miso paste featuring regularly. While most of the ingredients are locally sourced, foreign components are always given a South African twist – think steamed mosbolletjies with whipped farm butter and dukkah spice.
King and Riggs kicked into high gear, offcourt each was fighting their own personal, more complex battles. King was struggling to come to terms with her sexuality, and Riggs was wrestling with his gambling demons. Together, Billie and Bobby served up a cultural spectacle that resonated far beyond the tennis court, sparking discussions in bedrooms and boardrooms that continue to reverberate today.