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Grappino Bistro

Knox Street | Waverley, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
+27 11 440 5136
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good58%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (5 reviews)
“italian food” (2 reviews)
“waverley” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, European
$$ - $$$
Knox Street | Waverley, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Small family run Italian restaurant. Very good pizzas and kids can make their own pizzas. Reservations essential on peak periods. Very good service, very good service, great value.

Thank TravelOften1968
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This eatery has been there forever and the food remains consistently good. Really well cooked, unfussy, tasty and generous, like Italian food should be. Popular with families, and situated in a tiny suburban centre. Reasonably priced and offering specials on some quieter week nights.

Thank Gilda18
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Relaxed homely and by far the best pizza in town. They even deliver so Sunday eve relax phone and enjoy. Highly recommended

Thank Lance S
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The salads, pizza and pasta dishes at this restaurant are a regular family favourite. Whether you need a huge meal or a healthy salad, this is the place for you. We eat here regularly, the prices are good, wine list is reasonable and the food...More

Thank Waggy1610
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I've know and lived near to this little place for a long time - somehow never went there for fear of its being too ordinary. Tried it one Sunday afternoon in May and found it surprisingly very good. The menu is absolutely straight-laced; not an...More

Thank jsn_chiaro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
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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