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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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“tasting plate” (86 reviews)
“lamb” (44 reviews)
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European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
432 Nicolway | Cnr Wedgewood Link & William Nicol Drive, Johannesburg 2191, South Africa
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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
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

I was there with 6ladies at lunch time. All of us enjoyed salads and light meals. They also have good selections of drinks. Fresh squeezed carrot juice was good!

Thank Doglovers_Key
Reviewed July 11, 2017

I have eaten here half a dozen times or so over the past 12 months and I have to say that the unfortunate change of ownership has not bode badly for them at all. Food is excellent, some dishes ahead of others but the good...More

Thank Reviewer4477
Reviewed June 11, 2017

I had a kingklip grilled, which was not so nice, due to it being overdone. Also I didn't enjoy the dressing which covers the entire meal. Restaurant is a middle range.

1  Thank Ralph P
Reviewed June 3, 2017

So we were told that this restaurant (Bistro) was a place to dine, so we decided to book for Saturday evening. In some way, I was expecting a more fine dining experience, not a food mall atmosphere. So we arrived and were seated efficiently at...More

1  Thank Silliusmillius53
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

I return not only for the romantic ambience and friendly service but for the mouth-watering lamb shank. Never take this off the menu.

1  Thank Candice M
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Stand out restaurant, consistently amazing food and service, cocktails are heavenly and the salt and pepper squid is delicious

1  Thank MelanieMackinnon
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
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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