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DW 11-13

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Corner Bompass and Jan Smuts avenue | Dunkeld West, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 341 0663
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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81 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to DW 11-13 to celebrate my boyfriends birthday. The decor is stunning and the atmosphere is very relaxed. The food is impeccable! Each dish was beautifully presented and full of flavour. We had the degustation menu with non alcoholic drinks pairing. I could not fault any course. All the dishes and drinks were unique. Truly enjoyable experience, lovely waiters... More 

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Thank Fifi_Mothei
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Each course just for more in decedent in taste and presentation at this incredible restaurant. We couldnt find fault in a single dish. Incredible chefs, and a restaurant worth every cent spent

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Thank lereato25paleesa
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In 2015 I came 3 times. I returned today with a friend and it was as good as ever. The chef's menu is Superb and is on par (if not more creative) than Michelin star restaurants in Europe that I have been to. It is pricey but you get an experience - not only a meal. Look out for the... More 

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Thank AshTri
Johannesburg, South Africa
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant just keeps on delivering. It's certainly amongst the best in Jozi for food. It's a good experience from the moment you arrive, with all staff very well trained.Had the 4 course menu. The confit chicken was fabulous, the Bonsmara sirloin succulent and tasty, while the Basil Sago is original and a piece of art. Loved almost everything (one... More 

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Thank MartinP1974
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2017

Seems great for business lunches to impress clients. The service is excellent and the food is high end. But, I did not find the food so exceptionally great to justify the cost. Perhaps my tastes are more simple.

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Thank Imraan H
Johannesburg, South Africa
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144 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

Johannesburg does not have many tasting restaurants . I have been to few tasting kitchen around the globe and I must say this was my least favorite . Restaurant was half empty so I guess it does not get too busy during the week . It felt like mass production of tasting menu not a bite sized flavorful dishes ,... More 

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Thank RParbhoo
Utrecht
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285 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2017

We are lucky to be able to book a table in the afternoon for that night. I had dinner here was 3 colleagues and it was an amazing experience. Different tastes, smells and textures, and served in an attractive way made this is feast for all senses. My local colleagues will return with their partners.

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Thank Geerlings
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

We were visiting our daughter and son in law who is working temporarily in Johannesburg and went to this top rated restaurant We had the six course vegetarian tasting menu with wine pairings It was heaven ! I am sure all the food is great The ambience is fab Staff attentive and knowledgeable and one is not rushed at all... More 

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Thank adamcaplin
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017

I thought this would be the perfect place to celebrate an anniversary with my wife. Our booking was for 19:30. At 19:00 we called ahead to say we would be 20 minutes late due to something serious and unforseen. The restaurant was unwilling to still serve the tasting menu, the chef refused to come out and listen to our explanation.... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

Spent an evening with a number of people at the restaurant. The restaurant appeared to only do one seating for each table, which help explain the roughly one month lead time for a booking on a weekend, the other reason for the lead time....the food and service. We did the tasting menu with wine pairing...the degustation menu. There were 8... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Bompass and Jan Smuts avenue | Dunkeld West, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 341 0663

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?