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Piccolo Mondo

135 West Street | Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 282 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
European, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
135 West Street | Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 407 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Besides the excellent breakfast selection, the key differentiator is that the tables are generously spaced enabling confidential conversations. Excellent, discrete service.More

Thank AdvenioPS
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear AdvenioPS, Thank you for taking the time to review Piccolo Mondo Restaurant. We are pleased to see you enjoyed your experience with us and thank you for all your lovely compliments! We would love to have you join us here us at The Michelangelo...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked there from our hotel via the shopping mall. courteous staff, pleasant food, but not up to the impression the chef is trying to make.More

Thank WorldTraveler20c
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear WorldTraveler20c, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor. As a 5 star establishment we are continuously striving to provide only the best service possible to ensure that our guests return home with fond memories of the Michelangelo Hotel and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a business dinner whilst staying at The Michaelangelo. The food was great. I particularly enjoyed my fish that was slightly curried. My colleague said her duck was very good. The starters were good probably the least exciting was my calamari. The creme brûlée...More

Thank MarvBlonde
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear MarvBlonde, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor. As a 5 star establishment we are continuously striving to provide only the best service possible to ensure that our guests return home with fond memories of the Michelangelo Hotel and...More

Reviewed April 20, 2017

A breakfast of highest quality. From Roti to caviar. Freshly prepared salmon and the best Eggs Benedict. The service from seating arrangements to the waiters were of highest quality. The fruit platters were freshly prepared and the portions were more than generous. Keep up the...More

Thank surgeonlcp
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear surgeonlcp, Thank you for taking the time to review Piccolo Mondo Restaurant. We are pleased to see you enjoyed your experience with us and thank you for all your lovely compliments! We would love to have you join us here us at The Michelangelo...More

Reviewed April 11, 2017

I only go here for breakfast meetings. While it is always busy, one can always hear oneself speak. Their buffet is great, but I go for their menu options. I love their kippers. Not everyone gets kippers right and not have them repeat on you....More

Thank LlewellynPatrick
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear LlewellynPatrick, Thank you for taking the time to review Piccolo Mondo Restaurant. We are pleased to see you enjoyed your experience with us and thank you for all your lovely compliments! We would love to have you join us here us at The Michelangelo...More

Reviewed March 28, 2017

great food and lovely ambience. Extensive wine list at reasonable prices. inside hotel breakfast room, so no travel required.More

Thank ReinhardtCapeTown
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear ReinhardtCapeTown, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor. As a 5 star establishment we are continuously striving to provide only the best service possible to ensure that our guests return home with fond memories of the Michelangelo Hotel. We...More

Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our hotel reception we decided to give it a try and what a great decision. Excellent meals and best possible service. Great and warm atmosphere and lovely music. Reasonably priced. Highly recommended.More

Thank grean523
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear grean523, Thank you for taking the time to review Piccolo Mondo restaurant. We are pleased to see you enjoyed your experience with us and thank you for all your lovely compliments! We would love to have you join us at The Michelangelo Hotel again...More

Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

We have been to 2 gourmet evenings at the restaurant and have thoroughly enjoyed both. Food exquisite, wine well paired and it's such an enjoyable fun evening. Will definitely be back for more!More

Thank Emanuela F
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear Emanuela F, Thank you for your wonderful review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know about your visit. We are happy to hear you had a wonderful experiences with us and hope to welcome you back again very soon...More

Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

I have had the pleasure of never really being disappointed at this venue, be it the restaurant or the lounge. The food is artistically presented and tastefully crafted. The tables are draped in luxurious linen and laid out with fine tableware. You can enjoy a...More

Thank misskittycat666
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear misskittycat666, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor. As a 5 star establishment we are continuously striving to provide only the best service possible to ensure that our guests return home with fond memories of the Michelangelo Hotel and...More

Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

What a great place and what a nice event. The food was gourmet all the way, smart upmarket redtaurantMore

Thank Justis1
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this review

Dear Justis1, Thank you for your wonderful review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know about your visit. We are happy to hear you had a wonderful experience with us and hope to welcome you back again very soon to...More

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Mark M
What is the dress code?
June 9, 2016|
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Response from Dean E | Property representative |
Dear Mark M, The Dress Code is smart casual
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 West Street | Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton 2196, South Africa (Formerly Michelangelo's Piccolo Mondo)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 282 7000
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Description
True to its name, the Piccolo Mondo really is “a world in one”, combined with superb food, excellent wine and a sophisticated ambience. The Piccolo Mondo instantly turns your visit into a distinctive culinary experience.Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served seven days a week in this magnificent restaurant, which overlooks the Nelson Mandela Square.