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Gwefey Redefined Asian Cuisine

3 Lower Road | Sandton, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
011-784-2283
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Ranked #509 of 784 Restaurants in Johannesburg
Price range: $10 - $50
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cuisines: Asian, Chinese, Dim Sum
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

Very seldom do I find no redeeming quality in a restuarant, don't even feel well, food I had was inedible and a total waste of money

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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28 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I have been to many places just to explore the mouth melting Delicious Dimsums . The best by far was in Shanghai China . The dimsum we had in Gwefey in Sandton was good . Something I was looking to find in Joburg for a while. I am glad At least now I can pop into Sandton for the best... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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63 reviews 63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I visited an outlet of this restaurant that recently opened in the Sandton City shopping mall. To those that know the Sandton City shopping mall - it is located on the mezzanine level near the Checkers. I particularly like the Asian decor and styling of this venue. Unlike some of the other venues in Sandton - service was top notch.... More 

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Gaborone, Botswana
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10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Went for breakfast with a friend whilst on a business trip, beautiful setup, different themes incorporated in one place. The starters were out of this world & big enough to fill up empty tummies, we had our main dishes packaged as we were now full. Service was good and a very scenic view.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

My fiance found the details of Gwefey on the web this week and said that it had won so many accolades as a new restaurant... so we gave it a try! BIG mistake! Thursday night is a very busy night for restaurants in Jhb. When we walked in, there were only 4 tables with guests. Not a good sign, but... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We ordered some takeouts through mr delivery. When our meal arrived we thought there had been a mistake as there was no rice with either of our dishes. we only got teo half empty boxes of sweat and sour pork (7 balls) and a half empty container of green curry. both items were over R110 each and you dont even... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

it is not a chinese it is trying to be taiwanese. We were 3 friends we ordered a lot of food for sharing , the chefs specialities were the worst ones, dim sums were average, meats below average, soups and sea foods are below the average too. Prices are high for Johannesburg.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Having read the "Top 10 dim sum restaurants in Joburg" we were keen to try this one - well what a shock - the dim sum was a disgrace to any dim sum chef - how they can refer to it as dim sum is mind boggling - being so disappointed with the dim sum we ordered the peking duck... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Disgraceful service, inedible food and pathetic management - sent the Peking duck back three times as it was soggy and partially frozen still. Eventually just paid the bill and left without having lunch. No effort at damage control and no apology for wasting two hours of my day.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Visited the restaurant one very cold and windy evening. Quite confusing getting into the restaurant and seems to have several private dining rooms. Initial service was shocking - the waiter must have been new and he knew nothing about the available wine and/or drinks. He then battled with any recommendations for food which could have been disastrous as the menu... More 

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Additional Information about Gwefey Redefined Asian Cuisine

Address: 3 Lower Road | Sandton, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
Phone Number: 011-784-2283
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 50
Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Dim Sum

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