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4th Avenue | Parkhurst, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 447 4448
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (16 reviews)
“ribs” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4th Avenue | Parkhurst, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Good and generous portions of food. Fast service and kind staff They also organise whiskey tasting It’s not an elegant bar but it’s a good solution value

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stefano P
Reviewed October 5, 2018

5 of us went to Bottega - the main venue was full and very noisy so we asked if we could sit in the next door space. We were the only patrons there which was great as we could catch up with each other easily....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank drakeseugenie2016
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Love this hidden gem in Parkhurst. The décor reminds of opulence. The menu offers great food for foodies. I love the risotto balls. The starter menu is the best.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MannaJhb
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Had a very average experience for a mid-week dinner. We were seated on the deck, which was fairly cozy, but over-heated and it was disconcerting to watch the waiters carry our food from the kitchen next door through the street and back into the restaurant....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Monty10001
Reviewed July 24, 2018

This is a cozy restaurant owned by a local Italian family. The menu has a wide variety of meals, something for everyone. Great selection of salads with fresh ingredients. The ribs (for the hungry) are great - we couldn't finish it all. The pastas are...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank thumper234
Reviewed May 23, 2018

For my birthday a couple of weeks ago my children bought a whiskey tasting for my wife and i at Bottega. We elected to try the new Jamesons Masters range. When we arrived a table for 3 was waiting for us all set up with...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Peter B
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Bottega is an intimate restaurant with an great atmosphere. We were all super impressed with the whole evening.The food was top class and Zanele our waitron was attentive and knew everything and anything there was to know about every dish. Well known for their whiskey...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank jackieward01
Reviewed May 16, 2018

On a chilly Autumn day Lisa and I treated outselves to lunch at Bottega, one of our favourites in Parkhurst, and once again we were blown away by the food and service. I had Tortellini Primavera which was a generous portion of homemade chicken tortellini...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MatthewJHB
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

After a busy work week a good meal; drink and laughter sounded like the perfect remedy. We selected Bottega in 4th Avenue Parkhurst. This is a small and quaint eatery. You are surrounded by a prime selection of whiskey's; wines and craft gin. The menu...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 65MSlippens
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

I have already reviewed this fantastic local restaurant for its sensational food and terrific staff, however I had to submit a review about another element Sav (the owner) provides. Bottega holds a terrific Whiskey tasting every few months, which is not surprising when you look...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Megan R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Avenue | Parkhurst, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 447 4448
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