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JB's Corner

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3 High Street, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg 2076, South Africa
27116842999
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06:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 07:30 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 06:30 - 22:30
Fri 06:30 - 23:00
Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Cape Town
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49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit to JB's. We found it friendly, "viby" and the food is interesting and good. For example: they have Sweet potato crisps to snack on with your afternoon craft beer. There are some creative and tasty salads as well as good Shushi. Both occasions were memorable because of the food as well as the good service.... More 

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Thank HenryGreeff
Johannesburg, South Africa
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155 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant. The service superb . They have a vast menu catering for all food taste . The device was great as well as the food . Portions are huge definitely not hungry afterwards . Always nice to see manager on hand checking.

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Thank AlanMendy
Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered to go. I had the salt and pepper lamb chops which was delicious!!! I also had the side of mashed potatoes, which was rather bland, but the lamb chops made up for it.

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Thank M P
Johannesburg, South Africa
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I work in the Melrose Arch Precinct and I visit JB's Corner often. I have not had a bad meal here yet. From the burgers, to the stir fry to the salad to the sushi. It is all well presented and delicious. They are not shy with their portions and their coffee is also great!

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Thank Mika D
Sandton, South Africa
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The outside coffee tables give a great ambience to this conventional coffee shop venue. The food is good with an extensive menu catering to all tastes. Very busy for morning business and casual breakfasts with lunchtime being equally busy.

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Thank davea409
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I enjoy my time at JBS every visit, any meal, any time or day of the week. Food is always consistently good and love sitting on the street people watching

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Thank lindseyr449
Johannesburg, South Africa
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Great for cafe style in a great vibey atmosphere as opposed to fine dining type of restaurant The burgers are good,both chicken and beef, and the salads are generally excellent We old recommend

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Thank 911Bev
Johannesburg, South Africa
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Working in close proximity to JB's, we used to support it faithfully. However the ordering and delivery service just went straight out the window. Tendai being the front line for answering the phone and placing the orders, left us feeling very sad. Her attitude is disrespectful, orders are seldom correct, or just forgotten. Waiting for up to an hour for... More 

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Thank Jay D
Jade C, Public Relations Manager at JB's Corner, responded to this review

Good Day Jay D, We sincerely apologize that you feel our ordering and delivery service has gone out of the window. For future reference, we have implemented an online ordering system to prevent the above mentioned problems from occurring, please log onto JB's Corner website and place your order there. We take all of our customers comments and criticisms very... More 

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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

People are friendly, and the cocktails are nice, but otherwise I agree with a previous reviewer who said 'nothing special.' The food I have had here the few times I've gone is always fine, but I think now that I've tried it a few times I get the point and I'll probably skip it now.

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Thank morgansue
Sandton, South Africa
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We ordered two chicken burgers but it you wanted chips that was extra. When the burger is already on the expensive side I find this a little bit of a slap in the face. Once ordered we found that their curly fries really were not worth it . So on my opinion stick to the burger which was really good.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:30
Monday
06:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:30
Thursday
06:30 - 22:30
Friday
06:30 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 High Street, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg 2076, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: 27116842999

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?