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Baobab Cafe

Atterbury Road | Shop UF 53-55, Menlyn Shopping Centre, Corner Lois Avenue, Pretoria 0063, South Africa
+27 12 368 1003
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (21 reviews)
“oxtail” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
African, Sushi, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Atterbury Road | Shop UF 53-55, Menlyn Shopping Centre, Corner Lois Avenue, Pretoria 0063, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant in the Menlyn Shopping Center. I had a Ryb Eye and a Crême Brulée for desert. When ordering the meat, be aware medium is more on the well done side.

Thank MMOA
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Myself and my wife visited the restaurant for an evening out when the kids were at the movies. I booked. Table was ready, view was great and service was really good. Food was good and love ambiance of the place. There were a few families...More

Thank Owen V
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Celebrating my niece's graduation with dinner at baobab grill and cafe was a bad idea. The food was good but the service was not good at all. The waitress got our order wrong and when we requested for the meal we ordered the manager (Moses)...More

Thank Munoe S
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Based on the TripAdvisor rankings we decided to try this restaurant. Nicely setup and great decor provides the perfect framework, but unfortunately neither the service nor the food meets the expectations. All in all average and not more :-(

Thank JanHolm
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Was my son's birthday and we went for lunch. Always a winner to go to this place. Staff professional and know their job

Thank Elize_13
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

We met with family for dinner over the weekend. All round really good experience other than the lack of air. It was a super warm evening and while the outside tables were all occupied the inside ones were sweltering. The food was delicious and the...More

Thank WendyDaffarn
Reviewed February 26, 2018

Had an early dinner while at Menlyn Shopping Centre. What a great escape from the hussle of the shopping centre. Baobab offers both indoor and outdoor seating (there is a roof over the outdoor). I had the seared tuna and was not disappointed. The service...More

Thank Andrew_SouthAfrica1
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Best restaurant in the whole of pretoria. I come here for all the big events and occasions in my life. Birthdays, anniversaries, everything. I think i Know the menu off by heart by now. Love this place.

1  Thank Nadja V
Reviewed January 31, 2018

This was my first time I went to this brand restaurant and I was pleasantly surprised. Service was really good and professional and the interior design of the place one of the best I have seen so far. Me and my wife ordered Banana Milkshake...More

Thank KirstenPTA
Reviewed January 23, 2018

One of my colleagues is a vegetarian and we chose Baobab because of it's African selection of entrees and it is advertised as offering vegetarian meals. What vegetarian apparently means is that there is a garlic bread starter, and (steak, chicken, etc.) salads that can...More

Thank LopingianTravels
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September 28, 2015|
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Response from Gerald D | Reviewed this property |
As I have only visited "Baobab" in Menlyn in Pretoria and experienced the wonderful view and cuisine, that for me is the Baobab to visit?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Atterbury Road | Shop UF 53-55, Menlyn Shopping Centre, Corner Lois Avenue, Pretoria 0063, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 368 1003
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