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Gillview Cnr. 20 Gill Street | Avenue Next Door to the Shell Garage, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
+27 11 680 0368
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (5 reviews)
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Portuguese, European
$$ - $$$
Gillview Cnr. 20 Gill Street | Avenue Next Door to the Shell Garage, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I love to eat out on weekends and simply love the staff at Calistos as they are real people not fakies, and the Peri Peri Chicken is better than Nandos...

Thank safarigirlsafari
Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

Food was not great Restaurant was busy Prawns were poor quality & not all meals up to scratch Kids meals was burnt

Thank Roslyn N
Reviewed December 9, 2017

We had a great group lunch here, the food was of exceptional taste and quality plus the service was right on par.

Thank B8383MHmartinp
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant served authentic Portuguese cuisine. Atmosphere was great. Staff are friendly. I love bacalhau, and they serve delicious bacalhau. I yet to try out all the food on the menu cos I was alone. The restaurant do live up to the name.

Thank Panharrison C
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Attended a birthday dinner and the atmosphere was great. Good, wholesome food, really enjoyed. Thinchado, was very enjoyable. worth going back

Thank rohan2109
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Callisto's is a restaurant where you do not even feel like you are in a public place, but at home around your own kitchen! Fantastic food with excellent food! Our home away from home!

Thank Maryke B
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Simple, real, pleasant experience. Food freshly prepared. Manager Chris always obliging with an accommodating attitude. Prawns and chicken are spectacular...!

Thank Devan M
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

As always, great food, brilliant ambiance! Table of 22 people all served at the same time and the service was impeccable ! The Trinchado is probably the best in town!

Thank Mario M
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Visited today over lunch and was disappointed. Service was average, waitress had to go back to management or colleagues for every question we had, such as, are there any specials or what beers you have on tap. Food was average, semi raw egg over my...More

Thank vijay_za
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

This used to be our favorite restaurant for quality seafood. Sadly the quality seems to have hit rock bottom. I'm hoping they are going return to their former greatness. Have to get over the bad experience before I can face another meal at their Glenanda/Linmeyer...More

Thank malyvo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gillview Cnr. 20 Gill Street | Avenue Next Door to the Shell Garage, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 680 0368
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