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“old fashioned greek food on modern setting” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Plaka Restaurant Cresta

Plaka Restaurant Cresta
Shop U224, Entrance 12, Cresta Shopping Centre, Beyers Naude Dr, Northcliff, Johannesburg 2194, South Africa
+27 11 478 0392
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Ranked #80 of 817 Restaurants in Johannesburg
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Krugersdorp, South Africa
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“old fashioned greek food on modern setting”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

the food quality is excellent and without the standard Greek decor makes it a refreshing place for a good meal

Visited December 2011
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Gauteng
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great Vibe”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

Always great Food, excellent service and terrific vibe. Great for special occasions

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Randburg, South Africa
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111 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Great evening”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2012

Food was great and the service was outstanding. I have been to Plaka on a few occasions and I have yet to be disappointed.

Visited February 2012
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Nairobi, Kenya
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Plaka - Eastgate roof top - True Greek taste!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

We ended up on the roof of Eastgate and decided to go for Greek food for lunch. The place was pretty full and we ended up inside. We ordered a slelection of dips, sardines, baby calamari, oysters, greek salad, Kilping fish and a few more. The food was excellent and teh service from our waitress - eventhough teh restaurant was busy, was attentive and friendly.
To finish we had to try the baklava with a typical greek coffee. The baklava were remarkable and one coudl feel that honey rather than syrup of sugar was used.
Along with teh music played on the square, this was a memorable lunch in Joburg!

  • Visited April 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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270 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“Best mediterenean food in jozy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

Eberything in this restaurant just reminds me of my home country ( israel ). First courses are light and very well prepared main courses fish or meat always very well made and very tasty . Coffe ( greek/ turkish ) however you want to call it with on the house baklava is the best way to finish your dinner here. Owners are very friendly and if they have time will always come to your table and see to it that everything is ok. I will be back soon.

  • Visited July 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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