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Qunu Restaurant

36 Saxon Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 292 6000
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“oysters” (21 reviews)
“steak diane” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
36 Saxon Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful experience all in all from the time I drove in till the time we were chauffeured back to my car. WOW, one definitely feels like you're in another world just a stones throw from Sandton. EXPENSIVE, very much so in all aspects of...More

Thank Neelesh V
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Neelesh V, Thank you for your review of your recent visit to Qunu Restaurant. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed it and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there on a business meeting then the service was superb. I would definitely recommend this place for anyone accept for those who are with kids.

Thank Sunmin L
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Summin L, Thank you so much for your lovely review of Qunu Restaurant and your recommendations. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We met colleagues for dinner. Getting in requires the security guard to confirm the name under which the reservation was made so make sure you know. The restaurant is in a beautiful setting in the hotel. The public area is beautiful with unique art work....More

Thank Judy B
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Judy B, Thank you for your lovely review of your dinner at Qunu. It is fantastic to get this kind of feedback and we are delighted to hear you had such a good time. We look forward to welcoming you back for a special...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I had high expectations of Qunu and these were mostly met. The service from our waiter, to the sommelier to the manager were all very good. The food was tasty, I had the duck and my husband the venison (springbok) as mains and salmon to...More

Thank Sunshine0789
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Sunshine0789, Thank you for your review of your dinner at Qunu. I am happy to hear that we mostly met your expectations and I hope that on your next visit we will indeed exceed your expectations. Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed 14 May 2017

YOU HAVE TO ORDER THE STEAK DIANE!!!!! its the greatest experience ever from the moment they wheel the cart over and grill it at the table, so so so good

Thank Ivona S
GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear Ivona S, We are delighted that you enjoyed your dinner in Qunu - in particular the Steak Diane. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Wow, what an awesome experience we had last night for our wedding anniversary. The food was incredible, the decor eligent and the staff extremely friendly and professional. The menu short, however still incredibly difficult too choose. Unfortunately not the type of place you can go...More

Thank smarriss
GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear Smarriss, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Qunu and also for choosing to spend your wedding anniversary with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the experience and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

I love coming to this restaurant at least twice a year for special moments. From the entrance in the Saxon Hotel premises everything is perfectly set-up. Service is attentive, dedicated and professional. Atmosphere is warm and relaxed with piano and/or sax playing in the proximity...More

Thank Antonino S
GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Dear Antonino S, Thank you for your lovely review of your experience at Qunu. It is always such a pleasure to hear this kind of feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed 3 April 2017

I love this hotel and especially its spa, and while I have had several meals at the hotel, I had brunch there this past sunday and was very disappointed. While the food was good, the service was poor (even for a lazy sunday brunch) and...More

Thank globalcitzen
GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Dear Globalcitizen, Thank you for your review of your experience at brunch at the hotel and your kind words about the spa. We are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your experience. Would you please contact us at managingdirector@saxon.co.za to discuss this further?...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017

Dining here was an absolute treat, impeccable service, amazing food, gorgeous presentation and such a luxurious setting. The waiter was very knowledgeable about the dishes. The food was superb however the only draw back was with the steak Diane, which was something different. However it...More

Thank Q-Raisha
GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Dear Q-Raisha, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at Qunu Restaurant. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience and found the waiter to be knowledgeable. We do appreciate your comments on the Steak Diane, however this has...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Love the menu here. Authentically South African and flavorful yet non-intimidating. Excellent choice for breakfast as well.

Thank GinaSamarotto
GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Dear GinaSamarotto, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Qunu Restaurant! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the visit and love the menu. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

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Cherylswroth
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Response from GeorgeCohen | Property representative |
Hi Cheryl, Thank you for your comment and your concern. There is a standard reply that is given, thanking guests for taking the time to review their experience, with effort being made to refer to something specific from... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Saxon Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 292 6000
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