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“Dodgy”
Review of Melville

Melville
Ranked #20 of 172 things to do in Johannesburg
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Owner description: Trendy coffeehouses and upscale shops dot this vibrant neighborhood.
Johannesburg, South Africa
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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“Dodgy”
Reviewed January 14, 2013

It used to be trendy at night, but it has become rather dodgy. Had a bad experience while driving through there about 4 years ago. It is pleasant during the day though.

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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27 reviews
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“Melville - the hub of the smart few”
Reviewed January 14, 2013

The entire area has a lovely ambience and plenty of restaurants, cafes and little stores that keep you intrigued. They also have a caring vibe as tuk tuks are now available if you get too drink and that is easy to do if in this area. Lovely vibe

Visited January 2013
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Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa
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131 reviews
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“Nice Sunday Morning Out”
Reviewed January 8, 2013

Great place to spend a lazy Sunday Morning ambling through the Antique shops. Breakfast venues are a plenty for late Sunday morning people watching.

Visited July 2012
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
1 review
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“Melville”
Reviewed January 5, 2013

Just visited Melville, very disappointing , nothing to see nothing to do and if you are looking for a good restaurants search for a taxi and run away.

Visited January 2013
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Paris
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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“Great Neighborhood to Explore”
Reviewed January 1, 2013

Lovely quaint homes, in a safe neighborhood. We loved explore the town center with funky vintage shops and nice cafes.

Visited January 2013
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Thank Ashley Z
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