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“This place is Kong Roast not Roast Kong” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Kong

Kong
Ranked #100 of 1,122 Restaurants in Johannesburg
Cuisines: Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“This place is Kong Roast not Roast Kong”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2013 via mobile

Often eat here. It's a quality restaurant in a great location with great views. Food quality is good - would certainly recommend it. I also love the Thai lady who will do a neck and shoulder massage at your table.

    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews
“Choices, choices, choices”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2013

Pleasant location with good views from some of the tables but more than that, exceptional food. Very extensive menu and good wine selection. Depending on what you feel like on the night, you can go for anything from Sushi, Dim Sum, Asian Seafood and other dishes or you can just go the Western route and have a great steak, some chicken or "vegetarian". I was so excited the first time I went there I wanted to try everything but that is virtually impossible. Since then, I have been back many times and have yet to be disappointed. Lets say, I am slowly working my way through the menu. On the expensive side, but definately worth it. Good idea to book in advance as this is a very popular restaurant.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great restaurant”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2013

Service is excellent and food is always of a high standard. We often visit this restaurant. It is our favourite in the Fourways area.

Visited December 2012
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
“Roast Kong Restaurant”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2013

Great ambiance, great food.
I enjoyed the view. I also visit Reflexions Thai Spa (also at The Buzz Shopping center) and the combination of an authentic Thai massage with great food afterwords was out of this world. Highly recommended combination.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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White River, South Africa
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Kong Roast”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2013

Pleasant and airy location overlooking a wetland area which in JHB is rare. Reasonable pricing and the "angry"duck is very angry .. even the mild !

Visited January 2013
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