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Lemongrass Restaurant

38 Russel Street, Benoni 1501, South Africa
+27 11 422 6741
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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“rijsttafel” (3 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
38 Russel Street, Benoni 1501, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Nice restaurant but very cheap and common food. Need more modern cusine. Fiendly staff. It was just ok.

Thank Adam A
Reviewed 18 April 2018

The food was very good, as it was rainy outside they lit the fireplace, which was very cosy, love to eat at a beautiful restaurant with nice table settings, nice decor and feel of the place. Our waiter was good and there is no complains...More

Thank Itchytwiggy
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Some of the food was good without being special. For a restaurant that offers a rijstafel the rice on offer was average at best. The waiter was ok but didn't have any real knowledge of the dishes or wine.

Thank Herman M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This has to be one of my favourite restaurants to go to with our family and friends. The night markets that they host are great too. The little nooks and corners that you can sit in make you feel as though you are in a...More

Thank Fleelance
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We have know about this place for years but have just never visited. Went to celebrate a birthday and what a find. The building is old and quaint but the ambiance really calming, good music and soft lighting. The waiter knew what his menus was...More

1  Thank shaunw120
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

This is the best secret and a must visit The food is excellent and the setting really take you back to a time firgotten era This is excellent to get away from the rat race I love the old world charm and th he eide...More

Thank Madelaine G
Reviewed 3 January 2018

How lovely being Serenaded with a pianist by candelight while a burning candle lit dinner hits home! What a stunning place to share a glass of wine with a loved one. The wine selection is great, the service is great and the food is delish!...More

Thank Jolene E
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Eleven went out and fancied Indonesian food. One person chose a selection of dishes which we all shared. Plentiful and very tasty. Good wines accompanied the excellent food. We were just about the only people in the restaurant and the two lady chefs came out...More

Thank Wayne G
Reviewed 13 May 2017

were there on a Wednesday evening. Greeted by the friendly hostess. Good service and food all the way round delicious and well presented.

Thank karin w
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I have been eating here for over 10 years and seen various managers and chefs come and go.Despite this , the menu remains consistent which is amazing after all this time. I love the fire places and warm cozey seating , the artwork , the...More

Thank Liepollo Leboha... P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Russel Street, Benoni 1501, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Benoni
  • Phone Number: +27 11 422 6741
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