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) #495 of 1,047 Restaurants in Johannesburg $$ - $$$ ,
9 Grafton Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good48%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
4 weeks ago
“Relaxed atmosphere!”
Mar 5, 2017
“An in place”
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Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
9 Grafton Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed October 25, 2015

This pub / restaurant is local to me and I eat there periodically. If you find yourself in the area, then it's a good place to come for lunch or an unpretentious dinner. The main restaurant area is quite large. There are quite a few...More

Reviewed September 27, 2015

geat place to meet the mates for beers and watch the sports on any day. Their food is good and above what you would expect, definitely would recommend a pint or ten here anytime

Thank CWA1986
Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Nice neighbourhood pub. Good food and good beer on tap. Friendly and attentive service. Real hot spot for after work drinks on the patio.

Thank Liz P
Reviewed August 16, 2015

Used to be my local so bit of a biased opinion coming up but every time I go back it reminds me of varsity and old friends. Quiz nights are a blast, beer is cold, food is GREAT and service remains top notch for what...More

Thank charlie_hodge
Reviewed July 16, 2015

We had dinner there. Decent food - I've heard the pies are quite good - I opted for grilled fish with mixed vegetables which was good. Not a huge wine list by the glass. Apparently the quiz evenings can get quite sociable and the bar...More

Thank Dozylocal
Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

A must month end sunday night visit. Excellent food and wine pairing was had. We tasted Villeira with a 5 course meal.The food was sophisticated and very tasty.Cost R295 per head.Good atmosphere and the waiters were very professional.

Thank Garth W
Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

The Giles is a great local pub with a real warm and cozy feeling. Six of us came for lunch and Kieran, the publican, was on hand to greet us and make sure everything went well. Not that that was needed because the service was...More

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed December 23, 2014

Great atmosphere, staff are excellent and friendly as we chatted with a few for a while. Deco is sensational and after seeing the restaurant area and the menu know that we will be going back there again.

Thank Roara74
Reviewed November 5, 2014

Trying to work your way to the bar to order a drink should be considered an extreme sport! This place gets very full very quickly and if you're not just there for a 'quick' drink, it's probably a good idea to call ahead and reserve...More

Thank Eleanor_Madziva
Reviewed October 18, 2014

Pretty noisy bar pumping with energy and people enjoying themselves. One can also eat in the calmer restaurant. Food was pretty good with a varied menu.

Thank Carey D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Grafton Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
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