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Grappino Bistro

Knox Street | Waverley, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
+27 11 440 5136
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“veal” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (8 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Knox Street | Waverley, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our lunch here, recommended if you're in the area. Gnocchi gorgonzola, salmon linguine and pizza were all great

Thank Bhavesh G
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Great atmosphere..reasonable prices...excellent menu & good service. I always have the Quattro Stagioni pizza. Ask for a side dish of garlic & chili....they don't charge for it!

Thank Vernon L
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Possibly the best foccacia and pizza base ever.yummy salads, great pizzas and pastas. They do almost everything well. The veal and fillet Marsala are superb.

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Went to this charming little gem fir a great Italian dinner. The alfredo (penne) abd bolognaise (spaghetti) were really delicious and perfectly prepared. The service was great too. Will definitely be returning.

Thank bjoselyn
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I had the veal which was flavourless and the wife had some pasta dish which was so unmemorable that she forgot what it was. Bland, uninspired, and one to avoid.

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Grappino is Waverly is such a quaint restaurant, which is well priced and has such a lovely atmosphere and is great value for money.

Thank HayleyDG1
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Small & cozy. Fantastic staff & service. The food is awesome. My most favorite is the panzerotti but everything else is delicious too.

Thank madamekiki
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Throughly enjoyed. Great food and ambience. The service was good. Food was large portions and we all battled to finish.

Thank Phin M
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Visited Grappino for the first time. Unless you know where to find it you will ride right past. Unobtrusive but, what a find. The pizza's are the finest I have tasted in Joburg. The staff are really attentive and the fact that one can take...More

Thank MadforitalyPretoria
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Nicely situated in Waverley some outdoor seating under couver, indoor seating plus a smoking section outside. All food prepared quickly and always done just fine. Definitely a good call when looking for a place this side of town

Thank Thomas S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Knox Street | Waverley, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 440 5136
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