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“Country Eating” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Casalinga Ristorante Italiano

Casalinga Ristorante Italiano
Ranked #24 of 1,082 Restaurants in Johannesburg
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Johannesburg , South Africa
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82 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Country Eating”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Excellent food , good service - gardens are great and staff are very friendly and efficient. Worth a visit - great weekend eating destination.

Visited April 2012
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Johannesburg, South Africa
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Always a treat”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

The setting is gorgeous, the gardens are beautiful, the food is delicious and the atmosphere is wonderful.

Visited September 2012
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Delightful”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

My family surprised me with my 50th birthday lunch booked at Casalinga. I had not visited for a number of years and thoroughly enjoyed the surprise. Waiter was attentive, food was delicious and setting beautiful...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Romantic getaway”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

My husband and I have have been going to Casalinga restaurant for several years and have always enjoyed our visits,the food is good and so is the service,the setting is very romantic,an old farmhouse in the countryside,it also caters for special occasions like weddings

Visited May 2012
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“What a let down.”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012 via mobile

Went there with some friends for a Sunday lunch and all I can say is never again. Service is dismal as is the food. To call this Italian is a joke. Everyone is just packed in and the rest is left to untrained waiters.

    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
      Food
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Thank Mike K
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