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33 High Street

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33 High Street | Modderfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 608 0733
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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very nice setting which is about the only good thing,lousy service 20 minutes between meals coming out waiters wandering about with plates of food like headless chickens Average food ,small wine list. Prices equivalent to a restaurant in sandton.will definetly won't be back

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Thank Lepisdore
Edenvale, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There is only 2 words to discribe this restaurant..absolutely brilliant. The food is just amazing especially their bubble bread. the seating has to be outside under these 2 massive oak trees and then the live music just adds to the amazing atmosphere.

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Thank manuelheleenc
Johannesburg, South Africa
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99 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a Saturday afternoon for a friends engagement party and had a really good time. Tried their pizza and slider burgers and both were delicious. Good atmosphere.

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Thank chbezuidenhout
Johannesburg, South Africa
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71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This venue caters for many different tastes, as they have a downstairs pub, and decent restaurant inside what used to be a big old house (very pleasant), an outside 'beer garden' with live music on weekends and a coffee and beer brewery as an add-on. We enjoyed a long lunch in the restaurant. They offer generous and tasty starters and... More 

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Thank 730rolfl
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were a large group and waited on average 15 minutes for a round of drink. We also found the hostess to be extremely rude

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Thank Grant V
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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203 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 390 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

Always nice to sit under the huge oak trees on a hot summer's day. My friend had lasagne which was delicious. I had chicken schnitzel that was good but the cheese sauce lacked something - adding salt helped a bit to improve the taste. The garlic and origanum bubble bread was huge and very very garlicky. There was live music... More 

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Thank Elizabeth B
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Great to visit with friends. Live entertainment at weekends. The food was freshly prepared and arrived in minimal time even though the place was packed! Couldn't fault the service and if you are fond of "real ales" there is an on site brewery that serves its own selection - you can sample all of them before you choose a truly... More 

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Thank John M
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Went there on a Saturday lunch. Is situated in a beautiful outdoor area under a large tree. Ample space for the kids to run around. There is a play area but not suited for young children unfortunately- I hope they do look into this. The food was spectacular- most likely one of the best meals in Johannesburg! I had a... More 

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Thank Lauren L
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant twice and enjoyed both times. Food is very good and portion sizes are generous. My mom had the seafood combo which was lovely. Chips are perfectly cooked. I had pizzas on both my visits... Both times I left with a doggie bag. Pizza bases are crisp and selection is wide and varied. My brother ordered the T-bone... More 

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Thank whittaker348
Baltimore, Maryland
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Have been here numerous times and it's just going downhill . Pre booked tables are not reserved the waiters don't know what they are doing and they fumble around looking to deliver food. Absolutely disappointing !!!

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Thank Tleesn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 High Street | Modderfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 608 0733
Description
Family, country restaurant specialising in rustic Mozambican / Portuguese flavours.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?