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Johannesburg, South Africa
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Benoni, South Africa
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have eaten at Spur so often - it feels like we could have shares with them already! HOWEVER, a week ago my hubby and I ate there - I think probably for the last time. Spur is incredibly OVER-PRICED and for the same price or less you get get a better meal elsewhere. I do understand that the cost... More 

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Thank TONIPIETERSE
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There is really nothing special about Spur. Food is average at best, not cheap. We often have to wait a while for orders to be taken. Unless there is nowhere else to eat, rather find somewhere else.

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Thank Marco M
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For all meat lovers. A great selection of meals and desserts. Quality is good with reasonable prices. Facilities for larger groups. THUMBS UP!

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Thank Hoosen P
Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Our worst experience ever. We had lunch there and the food was awful. The staff were not very friendly. The food was really awful. The bbq sauce looked watered down?? The onion rings lol. They come chopped up. Should be called onions chopped up. The free wifi doesn't work it cuts in and out. Never again Spur!

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Thank JermaineDillyn
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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170 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 376 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

We went for a 8 am breakfast on a Saturday at Spur, Cresta, Johannesburg. We were greeted by friendly staff and shown to a table of our choice. The restaurant was clean, neat and has attractive décor. The staff is happy and helpful. The service was good and food excellent. There is a playroom for kids. Spur is worth a... More 

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5 Thank Elizabeth B
Johannesburg, South Africa
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Great atmosphere for a family breakfast/lunch/ dinner. My children love the place since they were small; they are now teenagers; they still love the place. We enjoyed the meal. The restaurant was busy; but not uncomfortable to sit in. We were ushered to a comfy seat immediately we came in. However; management should ensure they keep an eye on the... More 

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Thank gold4321
perth
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

We had a quick breakfast of toasted sandwiches and coffee. Out of the three orders two were incorrect. It wasn't busy at all.

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Thank SupaSamPerth
Spur_Steak_Ranches, Digital Customer Relations at SPUR, responded to this review

Dear SupaSamPerth, Thank you for taking the time to review O.R Tambo Spur. We do apologize that service was not up to your standard that evening. If you would like to discuss this matter further, please get in touch and share this review with our customer care team on 086 000 7787 or customer-care@spur.co.za. Kind Regards, Spur Steak Ranches More 

Milan, Italy
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168 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

have been here for dinner (few steps to City Lodge hotel, inside hotel and close to parking lot). Friendly, helpful staff (but do not forget toppings for the salad !). Meat is king: steaks (rupm, sirloin, t-bone, fillet), ribs, interesting combos, burgers and appetizers plus some "healthy" sugestions. Not really "light food", even if there are various options: consider this... More 

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Thank marco f
Spur_Steak_Ranches, Digital Customer Relations at SPUR, responded to this review

Dear marco f, Thank you for your review of O.R. Tambo Spur, we appreciate your feedback. Kind regards, Spur Steak Ranches More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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230 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We used to go often when my kids were younger, not because I enjoyed it but because that's where my kids wanted to eat. I used to enjoy the salad bar for years and the quality declined over the years until the salad bar disappeared and I disappeared for several years as well. Until recently my husband and I decided... More 

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Thank NashB2000
Edmonton, Canada
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1,055 reviews
625 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 453 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

While on Joburg we decided to try out the Spur restaurant and each enjoyed a hamburger. Service was very good and the burger was tasty. We noticed the Spur chain is in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe as well. This is what we would consider a solid family chain restaurant for breakfast, lunch for dinner. It was clean, had a large selection... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?