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103 Club Avenue, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
+27 12 346 4849
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (8 reviews)
“tasting menu” (5 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (3 reviews)
Opens in 20 min
Vegetarian Friendly
103 Club Avenue, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was great, we could change around the tasting menu and that was very nice. Marko and his colleague were very knowledgeable and could explain the dishes and the wine pairing and the reason for the pairing and it really worked very well. They...More

Thank drabri
jovancicm, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Mr Abri. I am glad that you enjoyed your dinner and the wine pairings. Sorry that restaurant was noisy. I have asked other guests few times to quiet down. I even made arrangements to seat you as far as possible from other guests. For...More

Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

With knowledge of the Mazoni talent in tantalising the tastebuds..we chose Priva for a special celebration and had very high expectations. The resturant was generally quiet so the ambience was not at its best. We had the tasting menu and was delighted that we could...More

Thank Managa P
Forti, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2018

Hi. I am very sorry to hear of your experience. Please contact Marko, my partner, at the restaurant and we would like to put it right for you. We take great pride in our cuisine and I am sorry it was below par. I am...More

Reviewed May 1, 2018

On a recommendation from a friend, I booked this restaurant for my father's 65th birthday and could not have been more impressed! The afternoon started with Marko Jovančić, co-owner of Priva, mixing delicious cocktails for us at our table: For me, Pear-Blossom Martini. This unique...More

Thank LaurasWorldza
Forti, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Dear Laura Thank you for this comprehensive and kind review. There is noone who does it like you. Best regards Forti.

Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Having international guests visiting again we decided to trust Priva once more for our dinner. And I am so happy we did!!!! Excellent food (i ALWAYS choose the stuffed calamari, i can't resist and it never disappoints), amazing vibe, professional service!!! The private room made...More

Thank roula_inglesilotz
Forti, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Hi. Thank you for this very kind and positive review. We look forward to hosting you at Priva again very soon.

Reviewed April 5, 2018

My wife and I selected this "Fine Dining" restaurant to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We were the only couple in the restaurant the whole evening (18h30 - 21h30). Although listed as vegetarian friendly there was very little available for my wife. Chef, however did make...More

Thank Alan-Pretoria
Forti, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Dear Sir. I trust my partner Marko has been in touch with you to sort out this very embarressing situation for us. I promise you this is not the norm and we will turn over the world to put it right for you. Please give...More

Reviewed February 12, 2018

Awesome atmosphere with a live band - it was a saturday evening, very tasty food. We sat on the balcony and had a lovely view. Friendly staff. I can only say food was delicious, We had fillet, stuffed calamari, sirlion and lamb shoulder and everything...More

Thank Hansuriya M
Forti, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Hi and thank you for your lovely review. I really appreciate the feedback. Our team are delighted that you enjoyed your evening. All the best and see you again soon. Kind regards Forti

Reviewed December 6, 2017

The restaurant has the atmostphere, the view, the ability to be quite exceptional however on my day I think they were a bit off. Had an anniversary dinner for 16 people a set menu and on arrival already tables set for only 15. The starter...More

Thank Mary Anne W
Forti, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2017

Dear Madam. We take your review, and all our reviews, as constructive and as criticism and a great way to improve ourselves. However in response to some of your points you must allow us to explain: We called you that afternoon as is our normal...More

Reviewed December 4, 2017

The starter, main and dessert were all very very good. Lovely view. Friendly staff. We had our year end party here, highly recommend it.

Thank Ashleigh A
Forti, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Hi. Thank you for your lovely review. Kind regards from the Priva Team

Reviewed October 24, 2017

Amazing time the food was superb the barmen knew how to pair our food we enjoyed the band what a birthday dinner

Thank portiarabatshidi
Forti, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Portia. It was an honour to have you in our restaurant. We appreciate you taking the time to notify the online community of your positive experience. It is much appreciated. Kind regards Marko, Forti and the whole Priva team.

Reviewed October 9, 2017

From the reception, to the service , the taste and portions were of the best in class. The live music , for me was the one draw back, but other diners may find this to their likingMore

Thank Nico J
Forti, Owner at Priva, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Hi Nico. Thank you for your constructive review. We wanted to create a live music venue for Jazz in Pretoria with excellent food and this is how Priva came about. If you prefer to not have the live music please visit us on Tuesdays where...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Club Avenue, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 346 4849
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