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Il Gusto

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North Rand | Key Largo Centre, Boksburg, South Africa
011 894 7847
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best restaurant voted by our guests

Il Gusto is part of our Restaurants we have a relationship with to give a variety of choices to our guests. All has been very happy with the food, service and atmosphere. We suggest this restaurant with good faith and confidence knowingly George and team will not let us down! Thank you all!

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
Francie W
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Boksburg
Good for:
  • Romantic
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English first
Boksburg
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Il Gusto is part of our Restaurants we have a relationship with to give a variety of choices to our guests. All has been very happy with the food, service and atmosphere. We suggest this restaurant with good faith and confidence knowingly George and team will not let us down! Thank you all!

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Benoni
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Lovely varied menu with something for everyone and the food and service always wonderful. Highly recommend it

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Boksburg, South Africa
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We frequently dine at this quaint little establishment and have never ever had a bad meal or bad service. From delectable lamb chops to scrumptious prawns they also introduced the best sushi we have ever eaten. My husband does not normally enjoy sushi but Il Gusto takes it to a whole new level. The owners George and his wife Carolin... More 

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Benoni, South Africa
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I love the food, especially Pasta Di Georgee Part 1. Big helpings (you wont starve). Good atmosphere, you need to book over weekend otherwise you will have to sit in the cold during Winter, but is pleasant in Summer. Reasonably priced, waiters are always on hand, but don't hover.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We were greated at the door by an mean old plump lady who told us to sit outside because the inside is reserved for booking. The waiter acted like she was doing us a favor to take the order!! We waited forever for our food (the people that came after us got their food before us) .. Never will I... More 

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Boksburg, South Africa
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Warmly welcome,verry intemate experience, great food...steak,pasta,chicken,roasts and excellent wine!!!

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Boksburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We went to Il Gusto for Fathersday lunch and the food was good but I think due to the busy day it affected the service from the kitchen to the waiting staff. But over all it was pleasant and the coffee is great!

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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

I've been to Il Gusto twice on April 2015 and both times the food and service was great. In particular, the calamari was exceptional. However, on the two occasions I have visited the restaurant this month, I have been very disappointed. Both times the food was undercooked. Everything from the calamari, the chicken (completely pink inside), the rice and the... More 

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Johannesburg
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Starters I ordered the chicken liver. They were amazing! Friends had snails. They were good although too much cheese. Main I had a pizza which was great. My friend ordered prawns which was very good! Thanks for a good service and a great meal!

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Ahmedabad, India
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53 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

The food and wine here was superb. I thought this was the place to be for a decent dinner, if in this area.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: North Rand | Key Largo Centre, Boksburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Boksburg
  • Phone Number: 011 894 7847

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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