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Licorish Bistro

) #5 of 1,048 Restaurants in Johannesburg $$ - $$$ European, International,
432 Nicolway | Cnr Wedgewood Link & William Nicol Drive, Johannesburg 2191, South Africa
+27 11 706 0991
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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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 January 30, 2017 via mobile

Went here with my husband and parents for a nice dinner as it has vegetarian - can be made vegan - options. We were not disappointed. From the moment you walk in you're looked after well; actually that started when we called ahead to book...More

Thank JaxSyd
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing and the mix of tastes is really interesting. Thank you for a really lovely relaxed and tasty meal, prepared with care and served with style.

Thank Gavin J
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved our experience there! The food was really great, I had the salmon on a beetroot risotto and will definitely be back soon! Highly recommended

Thank Lizzy741
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

For amazing food and outstanding service, I cannot recommend this place enough! I have not experienced anything like it in South Africa, and will not hesitate to go back for first-class hospitality and world-class food. A treat in today's world!

Thank fromwesthaus
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Although sometimes quite busy, management always makes a plan to accommodate you. The type of food you can expect is an innovative approach to much loved favorites with high attention to detail and incredible flavor parings. The Chef's Tasting Plates give you the opportunity to...More

Thank SuperQ1
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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant that has a very open feel to it, cosmopolitan and trendy. They have an interesting menu with a superb wine list. The wine is kept at optimal temperatures and the selection is very broad, no wine list but a browse in the cellar...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

My fiance and I went to Licorish Bistro for a casual date night and we got way more than we expected. Great ambience, absolutely delicious food and excellent service. I will definitely be going back.

Thank Mary-Anne K
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

I have been to South Africa two times and both times have stayed in Bryanston. My goal was to go to a lot of restaurants as the food in SA is unbelievable. I did not want to return to a restaurant more than once as...More

Thank T S
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Had a very tasteful lunch. Service is speedy but the food was really tasty. Starter of duck was well seasoned. Ribeye was tender and well coocked. Food is relatively pricey esp compared to other eateries in the malll.

Thank WynaPret
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Had a Lovely business lunch with a colleague from Cape Town. She loved the vibe and feel of the restaurant. Food looked beautiful and was delicious. Thank you Richard and the friendly staff for a wonderful lunch experience - as always!

Thank BoveyBez
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $40
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
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
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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