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Ferngate Shopping Centre | Main Rd, Randburg 2194, South Africa
+27 11 326 3161
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“prawns” (44 reviews)
“feijoada” (4 reviews)
“beef stew” (3 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
Seafood, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ferngate Shopping Centre | Main Rd, Randburg 2194, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have eaten here on previous visits to SA and always enjoyed the food,Tuesday specials make for fantastic value,My husband and my brother-in -law always enjoy the prawns but I like to try something different every time.On this occasion I had the beef stew and it...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been at Mannie's since he opened, food always very good, prices have gone up, but always walk out feeling your money was well spent.

Thank Johntaptap
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We arrived for an impromptu dinner and started with milho frito – golden squares of deep fried corn /maize “pap”. Thereafter I enjoyed the feijoada – a bean, beef, pork and chouriҫo stew. It was tasty, flavoursome and delicious. My husband loved his moist chicken...More

Thank Kardoesie
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We wanted to go to 1920 for a long time - we were not disappointed. As per the TripAdvisor guidance we asked Manny for a recommendation - prawns and chicken Portuguese style - delicious! It went down well with a superb Sophie Terblanche Sauvignon Blanc!...More

Thank Flip-Alet
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We had a casual dinner with friends at 1920 on Friday 22nd. It was our first and we left not understanding why we hadn't gone before. The food was excellent as was the service and atmosphere was fun. The owner was present which is often...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I can get use to the Portuguese cuisine, 1920 has not disappoint, great food, wonderful, full of heart management and staff. I’ll bring the family soon.

Thank PJ B
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This is a very authentic Portuguese restaurant. The owner is omnipresent and makes a genuine attempt to ensure that the menu is explained to you. There are some very traditional Portuguese dishes such as goat, Bacalhau and various pork dishes. The best selection of Portuguese...More

Thank aldor737
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We managed to get a booking here on a very stormy Johannesburg night. The restaurant is quiet, cozy, the owner Manny welcomes you personally, drinks order is taken quickly. Many is on hand to describe the specials and give advice on the extensive menu, definitely...More

Thank AlisonCerff
Reviewed 24 October 2017

1920's is a great choice if you are looking for a portuguese restuarant. The meals are always good with lots of variety to chose from. The owner is always present and always makes his guests feel welcome.

Thank Yolanda V
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Always good such a high standard and so yummmeee .Good staff so atentive thank you Nigel.I can't say much more as too many words spoil expectations .

Thank Glen H
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Kim E
12 March 2015|
Response from PieterCroukamp | Reviewed this property |
No outdoor seating, however, it is very pleasant inside! Worth the visit, the food is excellent
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ferngate Shopping Centre | Main Rd, Randburg 2194, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Randburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 326 3161
Restaurant Is On Main Rd In Randburg Just Near The Magistrates Courts And Opposite The School. Cnr Of Main Rd And Oxford Rd
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