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Gramadoelas - CLOSED

Bree Street | Newton, South Africa
+27 11 838 6960
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
9 Jan 2014
“On the tip of my tongue”
4 Aug 2013
“the kitchen i called home”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bree Street | Newton, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 January 2014

The poem by Rudyard Kipling “If”, comes to mind as you enter an ambiance from the past but also the future – conducted by the two magicians Eduan & Brain – “…or walk with kings - nor lose the common touch…” the pictures on the...More

Thank Andries D
Reviewed 5 August 2013

the owners are my family and i want to say it is hart braking to know that thy are closing but i understand why !! i live in Australia now and my wife and i are chefs and Gramadoelas is the reason that im a...More

1  Thank DCCBallance
Reviewed 5 July 2013

Following the tragic death of partner Brian Shalkoff this week, Eduan Naude has decided not to go it alone from the end of this month. So, it was imperative that we visit after an absence of many years. The establishment is sited next to the...More

1  Thank WillyJozie
Reviewed 4 June 2013

After reading rave reviews on this restaurant, we decided to take our UK visitors there for an authentic South African meal. While the restaurant certainly is quirky with an amazing array of ornaments and knick knack lining the walls, the buffet was alarmingly small. Starters,...More

Thank WendySouthAfrica
Reviewed 22 May 2013

This place is FABULOUS! From the vintage and kitschy interior adorned with South African cookery items and tchotchkes, to the absolutely delicious and vast buffet, this is the best (and one of the most famous) restaurants in Joburg. We arrived before the buffet usually begins,...More

Thank Audrey_Golden
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Situated adjacent to the Market Theatre near Mary Fitzgerald Square this Johannesburg classic restaurant has been around for what seems like forever. The menu concentrates on good old South African classics and if you are lucky enough to be there when the buffet menu is...More

1  Thank Garth J
Reviewed 12 November 2012

The banquet style dinner was excellent and substantial. This was a wonderful way to sample different aspects of South African cuisine. The host was charming and service was overall good.

Thank Patrick123NYC
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Brian is a marvellous host, full of charm and anecdotes. The restaurant itself is fascinating, allowing for a fest for the eyes as well as the tum. The food is always good, always sumptuous... a good variety to suit all tastes and always scrummy dessert...More

Thank Kari C
Reviewed 13 March 2012

Deep fried chunks of croc tail, bobootie and tripe like nowhere else. A place in the heart of the real Joburg that deserves a visit even if you don't want a meal....but I hope you will! Friendly and professional people....... what else could you ask?

Thank BlitzSaigon
Reviewed 11 March 2012

This restaurant was recommended to us by our hotel after we asked where to go for some typical South African food. The food was really great - the restaurant served a buffet style range of dishes, including some very typical South African dishes. Everything was...More

Thank DP301
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  • Address: Bree Street | Newton, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 838 6960
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