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Pappas on the Square

Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton, South Africa
+27 88 499 91
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Ranked #13 of 122 Restaurants in Sandton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $20
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Greek, Seafood, Grill
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Lusaka, Zambia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

It was first gist to this restaurant and I wondered why it had taken me this long to eat there. The food was great I ordered prawns and they came in succulent sauce and they were very fresh. The service was on point which is rare in a busy establishment. The Resurant has a good view of the Mandela Square.

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cape town
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

If you are looking for real Mediterranean food and you love Greek Pappas is a perfect choice, The starters are great way to get into the meal full of flavors we had the Calamari and Grilled Halloumi Cheese, for main the Lamb Chops Lemon and Olive Oil style with Greek Salad, the best chops around full of flavor and grilled... More 

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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60 reviews 60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

unmemorable We went there with a group of colleagues at night. I sat at the table, noticed the glass was not clean at all, pushed it discreetly to the waiter to be changed. We ordered a few places of mixed starters, it was ok. For the main, I got a t-bone which was very disappointing... and before receiving my plate,... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I participated in a business dinner, with the following experience. When we were seated and ordered starters, the service and food was ok, however when we started to order the main course, I learned that only one waiter is taking the orders for the approximate 30 participants, and it took extremely long, 30 -40 minutes if not more. As I... More 

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Victoria, Seychelles
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Great mousaka and enjoyed the fact that I could watch my Premier League match on a screen at the same time.

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Ballito, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

we were a group of 12 and Pappas were able to accommodate us at short notice, although they full when we arrived. Service and food was great and we had a very pleasant evening. Very busy ambiance but being in the Sandton Square, it is convenient and vibey. Definitely recommended!

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Stockholm
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I'v had lunch and dinner at Pappas several times. Plates always very generous and service very friendly. The salads are great. I've tried two different chicken plates and both were great. A nice place with a great audience and located one floor up with a great view of the Mandela square.

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Gaborone, South-East, Botswana
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

When in Sandton, as hard as we try we find it quite impossible not to go to Pappas on the Square for lunch; this visit was no different; why? Because the food is excellent, the service is very good and the relaxed atmosphere in this frenetic centre of upmarket shopping is so welcome at lunch on Saturday. From the moment... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We visited this legendary establishment on a busy Friday evening with no reservation. Commonly in Sandton this can result in you being rudely turned away, but our hosts at Pappas did no such thing, instead directing us to their waiting area and taking our drinks order. After a ten minute wait we were seated and enjoyed a wonderful meal. The... More 

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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68 reviews 68 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Was recommended by someone living in Joburgh. Went on a Friday evening when there was a whisky fest near by. I was pleasantly surprised to get a table before the late and many revellers came in. There was a dedicated waiter for our table who met our every need. The food was fresh with generous portions and I opted for... More 

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Additional Information about Pappas on the Square

Address: Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 88 499 91
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
Cuisine: Greek, Seafood, Grill

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