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Werners Lodge and Bistro

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25 Boeing Road West, Johannesburg 2190, South Africa
+27 11 615 0460
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12:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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115 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived just before 12 for Sunday lunch and the place was packed. We managed to secure an inside table with a view of the pool and live entertainment. Opted for the Sunday Lunch Meal, it was a little bland, but the Tiramisu desert made up for the lack of flavor of the main dish. Because it was soo busy... More 

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Thank StevieSA
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

What a pleasant surprise. Delicious food, couldn't decide there were so many unusual and appealing suggestions on the menu. Very well priced. The food is definitely prepared with lots of care. My partner had the fried fish, rice and vegetables all delectable. I had one of their Veal dishes in a generous mushroom sauce with their speciality of a kind... More 

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Thank secreyme1
Edenvale, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Absolutely amazing. the food and service is top notch. I was so impressed that we now book all our guests and CEO from the UK to sleep over when they travel to South Africa.

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1 Thank manuelheleenc
Sandton, Johannesburg
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Werners is a must, it look so unassuming from the outside but when you enter it is a very up market, yet casual resturant, great wholesome German Food and most certainly value for money.

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1 Thank blondiej9
Johannesburg, South Africa
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I love the vibe here on a Sunday...live music, out in the sun under umbrella's, poolside, what fun! The food is incredibly well priced, huge portions, a wide variety and really delicious!

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1 Thank Sasha L
Kempton Park, South Africa
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220 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Catching up with a group of friends. We could book a seperate room so it was nice and private. Food was done well and service was ok.When the waiter got busy he forgot to bring some drinks and we had to order it again. As it was a sunday afternoon there was live music and the guests loved it.

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Thank Eeyore707
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Hidden gem. Great food. We eere not in the mood for cooking. Wanted German food and they did not disappoint. Sat outside on deck . Lovely evening.

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1 Thank Vanesaa P
Boksburg, South Africa
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We've consistently had good meals in this restaurant and attended a birthday function of about 50 people . it has a lively atmosphere .There is a visible difference when a restaurant is an independent owner run which I personally prefer and not a franchise .

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Thank harryx537
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

I tried to book a table here on Sunday for a birthday lunch. I was received with so much aggression!! The male manager and what I assume is a receptionist/booking lady were utterly rude in front of my 7 year old!! Pathetic, pathetic customer service!! I was told by the manager "I've been running around the whole morning, I cannot... More 

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Thank Masakhane C
Germiston, South Africa
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44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

New or leans blackened fillet is out favourite. . Service always excellent.. best value for our buck

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Thank Trish B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, European, German, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Boeing Road West, Johannesburg 2190, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 615 0460

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?