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Piccolo Mondo

) #6 of 182 Restaurants in Sandton $$$$ European, International,
135 West Street | Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 282 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
European, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
135 West Street | Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had an amazing dining experience! The food is delicious and fine dining at its best! I would recommend the "springbok" under signature dishes, it was to die for!More

Thank Mwansa L
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Mwansa L, 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...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I chose this restaurant for an upmarket birthday dinner, but came away disappointed and assured that I wouldn't visit it again. High prices were expected but so was a better culinary experience. The establishment is clearly aimed at overseas visitors staying at the 5-star Michaelangelo...More

Thank 125bernardc
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear 125bernardc, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor, we welcome all feedback. Please accept our sincerest apologies for Piccolo Mondo not living up to your expectations on the day. This is certainly not the standard we adhere to and usually strive for faultless...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently booked for the Sunday afternoon high tea at the Piccolo Mondo. There was a large and varied selection of both savoury and sweet treats. The quality of the food was excellent and we really enjoyed it. Compliments to the chef! However on the...More

Thank Eileen R
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Eileen R, 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...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the hotel so elected to go here for dinner. Decent food and wine selection - food was quite good but nothing "amazing". The waiter whilst very pleasant came to the table far too often - either checking if everything was ok,...More

Thank Scott G
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Scott G, 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...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been doing the food and wine paring at this restaurant, whereby they host wines from The western cape throughout the year , when possible my husband and I attend, Sometimes with friends and sometimes as a couple, it's a fabulous display of hospitality From...More

Thank rene c
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear rene c, 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...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is nice. They have nice menu and good foid selection yet they dont have an extra thing like the pizza is good but not awsome. The salads and pasta are good but not superMore

Thank Heba M
CptChris, Manager at Piccolo Mondo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Heba M, 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...More

Reviewed 4 weeks 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 reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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 May 14, 2017

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 reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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 May 12, 2017 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 reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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 reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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

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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, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, 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
  • E-mail
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.
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