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“Great Food & Great Wine” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Thomas Maxwell

Thomas Maxwell
140 11th Street, | Parkmore, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
011 784 1575
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Ranked #15 of 693 restaurants in Johannesburg
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Cincinnati, Ohio
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Great Food & Great Wine”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

Really enjoyed the food and the pairing with the wine. Also service was great. If only it was in a nicer location so you could sit outside and enjoy the outside. Otherwise still recommend because food so good.

Visited November 2012
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Johannesburg
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 31 cities Reviews in 31 cities
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
“Always a winner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

the food is appetising and well prepared - it does not disappoint. The wine list is refreshingly different with many new producers

Visited December 2012
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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33 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Great for a treat!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

Attended a bday party here and was most impressed by food and service. Perhaps, not truly a french bistro but recommended nonetheless.

Visited September 2012
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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60 reviews 60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Interesting food and great experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

We have been to TM a number of times and have always had a good experience. The food is excellent and always something diffferent or novel on the menu.

Parking is not great, but there are guards who can look after cars.

Also know that the owners have another resturant in Brysnston called Red Rabbit.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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“Disappointing”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

Normally thomas and maxwells food is very enjoyable, i was very disappointed with my langoustines, they just werent how langoustines should taste.

Visited November 2012
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