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Licorish Bistro

432 Nicolway | Cnr Wedgewood Link & William Nicol Drive, Johannesburg 2191, South Africa
+27 11 706 0991
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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9:00 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
432 Nicolway | Cnr Wedgewood Link & William Nicol Drive, Johannesburg 2191, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The menu is fantastic. A really great variety, especially for vegetarians. The restaurant also has a good selection of wines. Its great place to go if you're out and about shopping (at the Nicolway). I guess that, because its in a busy shopping center, it...More

Thank KevinHopkins_ZA
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here for a business catch-up - lovely vibe, professional and open plan. Good service throughout - we all really enjoyed the food - my fish tasting plate offered three very different but delicious tastes - particularly enjoyed the kingklip. Recommended.

Thank Stenvoid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have spent the last few years trying to find a great chocolate fondant in Johannesburg and it has been a nearly impossible task. Surprisingly chefs up here just don't seem to get it right, neither the "try before you die" establishments...More

Thank Yorish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We experienced prompt service from a cheerful waiter. Food was tasty and well presented. Maybe slightly pricy but we didn't feel ripped-off..

1  Thank Brian1204
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of our very favorite restaurants in Johannesburg. Beautifully prepared food and super service! Lovely wine, just slightly overpriced for wine. We always have the trio of beef which is amazing... this time the mustard sauce tastes like packet sauce(thick and not a great flavor)...More

Thank anri_bester
Reviewed August 9, 2017

We have visited many times over the years and the service and food is always great. You should make a reservation. Varied menu.

Thank 401Jenny
Reviewed August 3, 2017

We have experienced many thoroughly enjoyable lunches and dinners at Licorish bistro, and it has easy access off the highway at 4 ways. The menu is varied and the specials excellent. The wine list is very good with a few unique wines and they have...More

Thank DennisRogers
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Went for dinner with a friedn. We enjoyed the meals and drinks, the lamb platter is not recommended though, they fall short on delivery of the lamb. We ordered the cheescake, it was bad, tasted off. The manager gave us a new dessert- deconstructed Berry......More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent, service was good! Great experience overall!!! Will definitely go back! Will recommend!

Thank Anton G
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

From the moment you sit down to the time you leave the place has a warm ambiance. The service is fantastic from the waiters, the food is brilliant, the wine selection is prime, the prices are affordable too. I would eat there if unsure of...More

Thank tadiwa t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
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: +27 11 706 0991
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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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