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Licorish Bistro

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International, Contemporary
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432 Nicolway | Cnr Wedgewood Link & William Nicol Drive, Johannesburg 2191, South Africa
27117060991
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8:00 am - 10:30 pm
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All hours
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Berkeley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Between the five of us we had a variety of foods, from Hake and Salad which was simple and fantastic, to Ostrich and Beet Sausage which was interesting, and tasty. The food was beautifully presented, and the service was spot on.

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Thank Peregrinesmith
Pretoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Another special and enjoyable dinner! Good location, fantastic food and excellent service. Always consistent with fresh flavours.

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Thank ErnstGouws
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I often book business lunches and dinners at Licorish Bistro. I can guarantee you that even the fussiest diner will find something fantastic on the menu. In the mood for steak but can't decide which cut? Select the taste platter with a selection of steaks tastefully prepared.... the same for fish and mutton. Making a reservation is a breeze (and... More 

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Thank Deidre C
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Love their tasting plates, very original way to serve up fillet/lamb or fish - done 3 ways! Service and wine selection excellent.

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Thank Jessica H
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Efficient and polite service. Good quality food. As the name suggests the meals have a twist and it is nice to try something different.

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Thank 789oliverh
Johannesburg
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Positives: 1) Chef has all the right food trends on menu 2) Service is prompt 3) Food well priced 4) Good range of alcoholic beverages Negatives: 1) Chef does not find the secret to the food trend and sometimes it is a lets down 2) The position in the middle of the mall's open area is airy and lacks intimacy

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Thank King_Size8888
Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A great place only challenge is that the acoustics at Nicolway are terrible, it is always so noisy that it is difficult to talk to the people next to you. Fine for people who like to continually text on their cell phones

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Thank Coralie J R
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I visit every month, at the beginning of each month, part of a Book Club. The variety and quality of dishes excellent! Service is very good.

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Thank jenniferaR8591RK
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I regularly visit Licorish and their food is always world class! The staff are friendly and the wine selection is great.

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Thank Herman P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Food, waiters and general service great. Bit pricey but the quality of the food was awesome . Special menu .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $40
Cuisine
International, Contemporary
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 432 Nicolway | Cnr Wedgewood Link & William Nicol Drive, Johannesburg 2191, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: 27117060991
Description
We merge the classic and the contemporary to create fusion between food and culture for a new South African palate. We're at the Nicolway Shopping Centre, Bryanston

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