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Qunu Restaurant

36 Saxon Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 292 6000
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“oysters” (21 reviews)
“steak diane” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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36 Saxon Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

We are dinner at Qunu for our birthday and the chefs brought out a birthday plate with dessert which was lovely. I had the elderflower cheesecake for dessert but would not recommend it as it had a gelatins texture and was not nice. The butternut...More

Thank claire w
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Claire W, Thank you for your review of your birthday dinner at Qunu. We are sorry to hear that you did not find the overall experience to be to your expectations. It is encouraging to hear that you did enjoy the soup starter and...More

Reviewed September 2, 2017

Qunu was an incredible restaurant to begin a great two week holiday. The Saxon Hotel is an incredibly beautiful hotel with the ambiance and staff to maintain it's status as a very successful high-end hotel. Qunu falls in line with the other venues of the...More

Thank Chris F
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Chris F, Thank you for your review of your visit to the Saxon. We are delighted to hear that your visit to the restaurant was a wonderful experience. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed August 21, 2017

Very nice and relaxed in here, very attentive staff for guest or external visitors, very good food and wine as you would expect in a hotel of this quality...

Thank BGA70
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear BGA70, Thank you for your lovely review of your meal at the Saxon. We are delighted that you found the staff attentive and the food and wine good. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, George Cohen

Reviewed August 17, 2017

We had two fabulous breakfasts with one of the best buffets I've ever seen! One dinner when we had venison was five star and the other when I had sea bass and my husband had duck was so so. Maybe the executive chef whom we...More

Thank Judith M H
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Judith M H, Thank you for your review of your meals at the Saxon. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the buffet and the venison. My apologies that the second dinner did not meet with your expectations. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed August 2, 2017

Although we stayed at the Four Seasons, we wanted to head over to the Saxon to see if we were missing anything. The lunch was really nice and they did cater to my vegetarian taste quiet easily. The atmosphere was nice but it was really...More

Thank judithmoor
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear judithmoor, Thank you for your review of your lunch with us at the Saxon. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed it and that the chefs catered to your vegetarian tastes. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Regards,...More

Reviewed July 7, 2017

A beautiful experience all in all from the time I drove in till the time we were chauffeured back to my car. WOW, one definitely feels like you're in another world just a stones throw from Sandton. EXPENSIVE, very much so in all aspects of...More

Thank Neelesh V
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2017

Dear Neelesh V, Thank you for your review of your recent visit to Qunu Restaurant. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed it and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

I went there on a business meeting then the service was superb. I would definitely recommend this place for anyone accept for those who are with kids.

Thank Sunmin L
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2017

Dear Summin L, Thank you so much for your lovely review of Qunu Restaurant and your recommendations. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

We met colleagues for dinner. Getting in requires the security guard to confirm the name under which the reservation was made so make sure you know. The restaurant is in a beautiful setting in the hotel. The public area is beautiful with unique art work....More

Thank Judy B
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2017

Dear Judy B, Thank you for your lovely review of your dinner at Qunu. It is fantastic to get this kind of feedback and we are delighted to hear you had such a good time. We look forward to welcoming you back for a special...More

Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

I had high expectations of Qunu and these were mostly met. The service from our waiter, to the sommelier to the manager were all very good. The food was tasty, I had the duck and my husband the venison (springbok) as mains and salmon to...More

Thank Sunshine0789
GeorgeCohen, Managing Director at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2017

Dear Sunshine0789, Thank you for your review of your dinner at Qunu. I am happy to hear that we mostly met your expectations and I hope that on your next visit we will indeed exceed your expectations. Best regards, George Cohen

Reviewed May 13, 2017

YOU HAVE TO ORDER THE STEAK DIANE!!!!! its the greatest experience ever from the moment they wheel the cart over and grill it at the table, so so so good

Thank Ivona S
GeorgeCohen, General Manager at Qunu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2017

Dear Ivona S, We are delighted that you enjoyed your dinner in Qunu - in particular the Steak Diane. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, George Cohen

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Hi Cheryl, Thank you for your comment and your concern. There is a standard reply that is given, thanking guests for taking the time to review their experience, with effort being made to refer to something specific from... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Saxon Road, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 292 6000
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