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16 7th Street, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 +11 482 5572
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11:00 - 00:00
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We always eat here when staying in Melville, the food is consistently good and interesting. The outside seating is nice as you can see and feel the buzz of 7th street.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must try the melt in the mouth calamari - best I've had. And the springbok pie was delicious and perfectly accompanied by a rooibos jelly. Will definitely be back soon!

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Thank Lizanne_Jacobsohn
genova
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First night in Johannesburg and we decided to have dinner not so far from the guesthouse, so we choose this place. The restaurant is cosy, very warm and relaxing. The service is really kind and focused on your pleasure. Louise, the girl who served us tonight was so gentle and helpful that I must ask for her name in order... More 

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Thank maunaloa3
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food, friendly service and good atmosphere - never disappoints 👌 Friends out as well as business meetings.

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Thank Tinus S
Ware, United Kingdom
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307 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here early evening on a Friday and again on a Sunday in March – had booked ahead – taken upstairs and were seated on a small balcony area with 4 tables – served quickly – drinks and food ordered – both went for ostrich burger with bacon and mushroom sauce - no bun – well seasoned tasty and filling... More 

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Thank PeteD60
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner food was very average ! Nice atmosphere but really nothing special had springbok pie which had not topping on it very strange and potatoes very lumpy and not smooth at all

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Thank alisonhL9982JY
1 review
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Been going to lucky bean for years and one thing never changes... Good food and a chilled but eclectic vibe. We regulalrly pop in for some wine or to nibble on something interesting. Bottom line Paul and the crew are great and so we'll be back ... Again and again!

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Thank Dunnethat
Michigan City, Indiana
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377 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Four of us had a lovely dinner here. We enjoyed he recommended ostrich burger. I found the gooseberry gazpacho to be excellent. The pavlova desert was disappointing.

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Thank Consultcinda
Randburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Great service, excellent food , an absolute pleasure ! Well done , we will be back . Found it to be good value which is deserves an extra star .

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Thank DENNIS M
boston
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91 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

While staying in the neighborhood we dined here twice, and we delighted both times. We visited in October, so the weather was perfect to eat outside. The food is authentic, and the service attentive. You will not be disappointed the the prices, as it is very affordable.

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Thank seasideboston

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Cuisine
African, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 7th Street, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 +11 482 5572

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Johannesburg, South Africa
4 months ago
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa

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