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Pappas on the Square

Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton, South Africa
+27 88 499 91
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Ranked #11 of 124 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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Durban, South Africa
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This restaurant is perfectly located with a great vibe. The food is excellent and reasonably priced and the service is excellent. We were made to feel very welcome. We will be back many more times.

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Very lively busy restaurant with a buzz about it. Manager was very friendly and welcoming and recommended a very pleasant wine for us. Staff were all lovely and the steaks very flavoursome. The selection of shared vegetables were also very good. Very reasonabley priced for both food and wine.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We went to Pappas for a mid afternoon snack. We sat outside and the view of the square was great and as it was a hot day the water sprays kept us cool. The virgin pina colada was really delicious. We shared a variety of starters like spanakopita, Greek salad (that was packed with olives), fried halloumi strips on butternut.... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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55 reviews 55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I'm a big fan of a shwarma that's done well - and Pappas on the Square make a damn good shwarma. Their menu contains a nice variety of traditional Greek dishes, so there's something for everyone no matter their preference. The service was also good, so I'll definitely be back.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The pita's are either stale or just not the best quality... the haloumi was dipped in oil... not deep fried, & the hummus can't even be called that... very disappointing. The service wasn't that great either... The bottled water was about the best product on the menu.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This has got to be on my top 10 places to eat in Johannesburg. The Lamb Kleftiko is a must have for any meat lovers. If you aren't looking to have a sit down 'restaurant' style meal then the little cafe at the entrance do great pies and the lamb burger with sweet potato chips is yum. To top it... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Very good Greek restaurant in Sandton. The food is consistently good, and there are nice views over the Nelson Mandela Square. Good options on the menu and the prices are reasonable. The service is also decent.

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Tete
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I liked the starter plate and carpaccio. the service from the room chief was suberb and fantastic. can't forget the wine list wowww it offers a variety of south african wine's to any and every speciality of the house chief.

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Lusaka, Zambia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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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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