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The Local Grill

7th 3rd Avenue, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
+27 11 880 1946
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef” (53 reviews)
“filet” (38 reviews)
“aged steak” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
7th 3rd Avenue, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best meat in town every time. A great selection of wet and dry aged meat, with a broad selection of cuts for every taste. A fun kitchen tour given by the manager to give you a better understanding of the meat served to you...More

Thank KrafftyDuck84
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived with great expectations as we had read that this had won the Wolftrap best steakhouse award. I am happy to say, that we were mostly not disappointed. The service was first class, the tour of the kitchen was very informative and the menu...More

Thank Frans2005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent restauranteurs with food to match. If you’re there in a large group it’s really worth it to ask for a tour of their kitchen, butchery and fridge. The meat is really excellent, and you just must have a taste of the Kudu-salami. Wow.

Thank FreddieFvE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Get a tour of the kitchen, then settle down for a delicious meal with wonderful waiters. We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner and will come back again.

Thank Kate H
Steven M, Owner at The Local Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Kate, your review is really apreciated. We look forward to hosting you again.

Reviewed 11 October 2018

We had a perfect meal here - so enjoyable we came back the next day to do a meat appreciation class. So many options with steak - who knew? Our waiter was helpful with choosing our meals and keep a good eye on us the...More

Thank Lyndy J
Steven M, Owner at The Local Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We thank you for joining us!

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I have one of the best steak ever .well cook (medium rare) The water was really knowledgeable. He made our night special

Thank 108hermannd
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I don’t make a habit of writing reviews but just as I’m almost weekly drawn back to the epicenter of all that’s wondrously mouthwatering to satisfy my caniverous tendencies.. Local Grill is absolutely everything you have ever wanted in a truly perfect steak house .....More

Thank Chris260666
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Visited the establishment for the 1st time with fellow colleagues from the UK. What an enjoyable evening. Went on the kitchen tour and through the meat section. The food and service was absolutely amazing. Would most definitely return in the near future.

Thank Leon W
Reviewed 31 August 2018

So i returned here this week with a mate out from France - a big difference to my previous visit - Steve met us at the door like it was his home!!! A table in the Nguni room - sufficient space and well set out....More

Thank KeithMcKay44
Steven M, Owner at The Local Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks Keith, great review from a decreeing diner, much appreciated. Will discuss with team.

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

You have to give this a try. They have a selection of wine on special that is sure to tantalize and meet your pocket. Be sure to get Steve the owner to take you on his kitchen tour and assist in selecting the most desirable...More

Thank LanceS517
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7th 3rd Avenue, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 880 1946
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Best Steakhouse in South Africa awarded by The Wolftrap steakhouse championships. Offering kitchen tours and beef courses. Beef all aged on the premises and cut to order.
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