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Eisbein & Company

$$ - $$$German, European,
Rossouwstreet | Die Wilgers, Pretoria 0102, South Africa
+27 12 813 8089
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“sauerkraut” (8 reviews)
“eisbein” (35 reviews)
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
German, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
Rossouwstreet | Die Wilgers, Pretoria 0102, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to have a bite after a concert. We always enjoy the Schmalzbrot to start with. We both had Schweinebraten, but the Knoedel tasted bland. I had to add salt. As it was a cold evening a I had Gluehwein, this also need more...More

Thank Erwin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant. Authentic and unpretentious. If you want a fake vibe and to be seen in some designer restaurant. Don't bother. If you appreciate authentic honest East European cuisine in a central but secluded spot, this is the place for you. A restaurant for the...More

Thank Olive L
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is clinically clean and tidy. We had lunch . The menu is printed in German, English and Afrikaans. Very diverse and all the old time favourites. The eisbein snd pork belly winners. This was served with fresh vegetables, sauerkraut and mash potatoes. Salads...More

Thank canada493
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This was a repeat visit. and we were not disappointed. We both had Hunters Schnitzel, the prtions were generous. The service was quick and efficient. We will be back!

Thank Erwin M
Reviewed 12 September 2017

A pleasurable dining experience is dependent on quite a few factors, some of which have nothing to do with the taste or quality of the food served. Firstly, stimulating and amenable company can go a long way to enhance a dinner - box ticked, we...More

Thank JohSch59
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This was our first visit to the recently relocated Eisbein restaurant. It is a great restaurant in a good location and has both indoor & outdoor dining areas. The tables are well spaced and it is great to be able to have a meal without...More

Thank Bigrinkles
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I am surprised at all the positive reviews here - we did not have a great experience. The food was tasteless and served blandly. We will not be back.

Thank mia_rsa
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had great German meals for Sunday lunch. This is traditional German cuisine at its best. We had grilled pork belly, Schweinsbraten and Nurnberger Schaefle. The portions are generous. The service was friendly and efficient. Note: the restaurant moved from The Willows to Menlo Park,...More

1  Thank Erwin M
Reviewed 26 February 2017

They have moved to new premises at 64 13th St, Menlo Park, Pretoria. Nothing has changed... It is still the best German restaurant in Pretoria, no doubts.

1  Thank Harald O
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Call the place “Sour Kraut Canteen” The approach of the owner/management was one of indifferent unfriendliness. This was reflected by the attitude displayed by the aged, dour waitress that should have retired a long time ago. The waiters lingered about like headless chickens during the...More

2  Thank Eric312583
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21 July 2016|
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Response from Harald O | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant has moved and is now located in the Greenlyn Village Centre. 64 13th St, Pretoria, 0081 Open now: 11AM–9PM Tel No: 012 813 8089
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rossouwstreet | Die Wilgers, Pretoria 0102, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 813 8089
Eisbein & Co.
Willows Mall, Rossouw Street, Willows, Pretoria Tel +27 12 807 5990
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