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The Secret Garden

40 High Road, Benoni 1501, South Africa
+27 11 967 1520
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good20%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (3 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
40 High Road, Benoni 1501, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quaint coffe shop and restaurant with friendly staff and Hostess who always makes everyone feel welcome. Their traditional scones are delicious and served the old fashioned way. Just love this Secret Garden that gives me "MeTime"

Thank michelevG1278EA
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely restaurant that serves Vegan and Vegetarian options as well. Food cooked in separate kitchens. On weekends there is an antique and craft market. Service is good. Food is very well presented and well worth the price. Well managed, floor managers come chat to you...More

Thank Max H
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We went late on Valentine`s afternoon and it was very quiet. There is not enough options on the menu and we decided on the filled pancakes. When the food arrived I was very disappointed on the presentation of the food, it did not look appetizing...More

Thank Itchytwiggy
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Thought we'd try this place for Sunday brunch. Menu looks great, is filled with detail, and has a vegan option for any offering, but the service is pathetic. The place was possibly half full, but it took close to 30 min to get coffee (very...More

1  Thank B8383MHmartinp
Reviewed 19 February 2018

What a great place for us vegans to go for a meal.. They have so many vegan option and they all sound and look great. I went there for breakfast and had a english breakfast which was really good and tasty. I cannot wait to...More

Thank Tajusa16
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely place, amazing vegan menu with many options. Beautiful setting. Loved the setting and food. Will definitely go back!

Thank DeniseMBA
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We have been to Secret Garden a couple of times because of a few reasons: - Dog friendly - Very good food - Vegetarian and Vegan options for meals - Good and friendly service You can either sit inside (or outside with your dog). At...More

Thank pixie1505
Reviewed 2 January 2018

This is the first restaurant where i could order something off the menu without having to make extensive changes. They have options for meat lovers, vegetarians and vegans, and what a great variety for those options. This is definitely a secret I want to share...More

Thank 329halinav
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

From my first visit to SA some 10 years ago my cousin brought me here and she swears she won’t go here with anyone else. The food is amazing! Always he most usual things, homemade, beautifully presented but in a little corner of heaven tucked...More

Thank CazMold
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Had an awesome lunch here with and old friend. Where i had a german sausage meal and my lady friend had a salad of some sort with a strange name. If you a vegan then this is the place to be as they are all...More

Thank Jacques B
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23 January 2017|
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Response from Eeyore707 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have vegan options and I am sure as a group they would even make you something special if you book in advance. The presentation is always beautiful!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 High Road, Benoni 1501, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Benoni
  • Phone Number: +27 11 967 1520
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