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Corner of Fried and Loam | Glen Balad Mall, Kempton Park, South Africa
+27 11 396 2610
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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Seafood, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Corner of Fried and Loam | Glen Balad Mall, Kempton Park, South Africa
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Certainly the best restaurant I have used in my frequent trips to J'burg and surrounds. Great food, nice ambience, good service, and sensible (not cheap!) prices. No complaints at all; I'll be a regular customer in the future.

1  Thank joeheath1948
Reviewed October 25, 2017

It was great the meal the place - was good value for money we enjoyed ourselves it might be a little bit more expensive but then you get also more then you expected - welldone.

Thank xnadu-iphone
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

We went in a group to this restaurant and the starters were mediocre but some of the mains were unedible. Three of us ordered the sole which was slimy and smelt fishy. They replaced two of the mains with prawns which some were undercooked and...More

Thank traveller77722
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant several times last year. The food they served was amazing.. Great ambience.. We loved the different seafood dishes they served... They have activities for the kids.. Staff were friendly.

Thank Poornima A
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Consistently good food and service This family is know for providing great food and drinks to the local area Dinners are a hit, if you have some time to kill try the crab, staff will tie a table cloth over you as you attempt to...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed October 3, 2017

They had a 1kg T Bone special which was awesome. Don't know what they weigh it with but after I have eaten all I can, I swear the takeout container still weighed a kilo! My dog nearly ran away when she saw the size of...More

Thank BillNel
Reviewed September 23, 2017

I've been to Jose's 5 or 6 times with my SA friends Mark and Frieda who live nearby and have been dining at Jose's even before they moved to the current location. I've either been transiting into/out of Mozambique or on business from Somalia and...More

1  Thank DesertPhil
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We were visiting Jo,burg and saw an advert for their prawns ans oysters. We were four adults and all had prawns after each couple shared a starter. Thank goodness we shared as the starters (Choriso and Grilled Haloumi) as they were generous and most enjoyable....More

Thank Denis G
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

We booked for 2 couples well in advance, and had to wait for 10 minutes in the smoking area/entrance for attention - right next to the 2 African Grey's who are surely destined to die of lung cancer!! What about smoking laws??? Eventually seated, the...More

Thank vance h
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Will be back soon! Everything was and always is on point, great food, great atmosphere and great staff!!! Jose's the best place in town. Totally recommended!

Thank spocy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $14
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Fried and Loam | Glen Balad Mall, Kempton Park, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Kempton Park
  • Phone Number: +27 11 396 2610
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Great food and great ambiance. Close to OR Tambo International airport
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