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Turn 'n Tender

Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 268 2107
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (25 reviews)
“steak” (102 reviews)
“kosher meat” (3 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We were a large group of 14 people on a night out . The service was great no mess ups with any order . The steaks were done to perfection . The fish was as ordered . A fantastic night out . I highly recommend...More

Thank AlanMendy
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Ordered a Blue Cheese salad to start, followed by a Med Rare Fillet steak with a Madagascar sauce served with veges. The steak was amazingly tender, the Madagascar sauce served HOT (which it often isn't) and the veges - creamed spinach, cabbage and butternut all...More

Thank Terry T
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great service and excellent value for money for a packed restaurant during Turn-n-Tender's 40th birthday special this entire week (15 May 2017 to 21 May 2017). Imagine, R40 for a 300 gram Sirloin with a Backed Potato or Salad or Chips or Vegetables!!!!! This celebration...More

Thank Nico v
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Well if you want to taste great steaks and wine at a reasonable price then this is your place. Nice environment, open cuisine, a big variety of steaks and a nice presentation as well for those who don't know which is which. Parking spot is...More

Thank Chrysostomos
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is worth going back to time after time. Its been around for years and is well known for its steaks and their basting sauce. We had a rump steak with chips and lamb chops with a baked potato.Both were equally great and cooked...More

Thank Lorna S
Reviewed 23 April 2017

If you are looking for a steak in Joburg, this is our new favourite. The meat is cooked to perfection and complemented by great sauces and toppings. The sides are well prepared and much bigger than most other steak houses we have tried. The desserts,...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Taking the family out to celebrate my mother's 62nd birthday, I picked Turn'n Tender as the spot to be at. And quite frankly, I'm glad I did. The place was beautiful, and the food was exquisite to the eye and mouth. The waiter was great,...More

Thank benjamina941
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Family re-union from 12-75 years old and appropriate differing tastes. All very happy and service excellent, The lunch time special at R75 is outstanding value, currently lamb chops, eaten at two TNT's and both the same high quality. Parking readily available in the Thrupps centre.

Thank Douglas C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went there with 20 friends for a birthday party. We still received excellent service and everyone's food was done to perfection. Good vibe and lovely evening all round!

Thank Natalie M
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

First class meal. Great service from Calvin. Ate chicken, burgers and calamari. Quite pricy but worth it every time

Thank Rob S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:00
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12:00 - 21:00
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12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 268 2107
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