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Cafe del Sol Classico

Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 704 6493
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You can pick a dish at random and you guaranteed to enjoy it, great service, amazing vibe and flawless food!! money well spent.

Thank alessio p
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not the first visit, we have been there several times. Clearly: - one of the best restaurants in town - much better than the other branchesMore

Thank Matthias d
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Matthias Thanks for your review. Being our first born, Classico has had time to become a well oiled machine. It's our family favourite too. Thanks for the amazing compliment of being the best in town. We appreciate it. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I, accompanied by our two guests from Chile, enjoyed dinner at Café del Sol Classico on Saturday 4th August. While a little noisy, the general ambience during our evening was pleasant. The staff were friendly and helpful and the meals we were...More

Thank jsm1941
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello there Thanks for your review and constructive feedback. It does get noisy when its full, I agree with you. We are working on putting some sound proof panels in. Most of all thanks so much for your support. Hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely restaurant with great food and amazing service. The waiters are friendly and attentive and make very good recommendations. I watched in awe as our waiter memorized each persons meal choice, including changes to the set option and delivered every meal perfectly...More

Thank Jayesh H
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Jayesh Thanks so much for your lovely review. We want to make our clients feel special and part of the family. Our staff are part of our family too and thanks for noticing this attention to detail. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was taken to Cafe del Sol in Bryanston over the weekend for my birthday and had an amazing meal. Food is always good whether in Olivedale Corner or Bryanston, would highly recommend Cafe del Sol for any occasion.

Thank sg22544
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello and Happy Birthday Thanks so much for the amazing recommendation. We hope to see you soon to celebrate more special occasions and to serve you more delicious food. Kindest regards The Classico and Botanico team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food as always .. pricey but worth it. Nice wine list Good atmosphere Good service Paella is just awesome Marange parfait is PERFECT

Thank Andrew L
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Andrew. Thanks for writing us a review and for the great rating. We are so happy you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you soon. Regards The Classico team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve eaten here multiple times over the last 10+ years and always left with a smile. The wallet was a little beaten up but never to the point that I felt ripped off.More

Thank O3341OCdavidn
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there Thanks so much for writing us a lovely review. If you have been coming for 10 years that means you are a long standing patron. Thanks for your support We intend to always make our customers walk out happier than when they arrive....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We keep going back to Cafe Del Sol in Olivedale, and even though the menu does not change very much apart from the specials, we always end up being the last to leave as the food and ambiance makes for a special evening with family...More

Thank Clive E
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Clive Thanks so much for your outstanding review... Wow. We feel so honoured.. We appreciate your feedback too. As the owner, each of our establishments offers a totally different charm however Classico is our first child and our firm favourite too. Thanks so much...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018

If you're looking for great Italian based foods, this is your place. We enjoyed our visit, from the food, service and decor as well.

Thank roxierosalie
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Roxie Thanks for the great review. We so appreciate your feedback. We hope to see you again soon. Regards, The Classico team

Reviewed July 9, 2018

From decor, to service, to presentation, you can not beat a meal out at this exquisite restaurant. It has the right balance of fine dining in an elegant environment with home cooked flavours. A must do for a night out Always bookMore

Thank L8travel
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello This is just a warm thank you to you for taking the time to give us a wonderful write up on Trip Advisor. We are very happy to see you enjoyed your Cafe del Sol experience and thank you for the recommendation for a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 704 6493
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