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Bistro Vine

24, 4th Avenue | Parkhurst, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
+27 11 327 4558
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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European, French, Vegetarian Friendly
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24, 4th Avenue | Parkhurst, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Bistro Vine for the first time last week. Small and cosy, a great place for an intimate meal for two or a small group. They were full but the waitress was attentive and seemed to be there when we needed something. She was...More

Thank Grannymac1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This quaint little bistro is ideal for a typical French meal and once inside you could be in any French Bistro. The restaurant is small so better to book. Service is great and waitrons are knowledgeable and helpful- even in favor of a bigger bill...More

Thank williamjwillis
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We ate here our fist night in Johannesburg and it was just a really lovely way to acclimate to the city. I love the small room, the service was warm, and my steak frites was quite good. We also had some very nice wines. And...More

Thank KatieMargaret
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

A very different meal but delicious. Service was good and as always the atmosphere in the area was great. Worth going back to.

Thank Sue I
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Having been a patron on Bistro Vine for many years, I was disappointed by the manager's pathetic apologies and total lack of interest in our patronage. He actually told us the kitchen was not willing to wait 10 minutes before bringing our main course and...More

Thank stuarthg
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This little restaurant is the perfect place in Joburg you consider yourself a "francophile!" We have eaten here quite a few times over the years and have never been disappointed. Its a true french bistro in every sense - chalkboard menus for the wine list...More

Thank Estea P
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Anyone who's lived or worked in Paris will know that a bistro's decor can be quite tacky. This is not like that at all, it's got classy classic French decor in an intimate setting with prompt and well-trained service. Atmosphere is great for a date...More

1  Thank MartinP1974
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Went their for valentines and the place was crowded for a small restaurant like that, the person sitting next to you could've literally eaten out of my plate that's how close the next table were to ours, also didn't like to walk through the kitchen...More

Thank Natasha F
Reviewed 15 February 2017

One of the many on the Parkhurst strip, this small eatery offers something a cut above the rest - Classy, elegant, and with probably the best wine list (local and imported) - With a carefully crafted small menu catering to all tastes, and daily specials....More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

What a cozy evening! Fresh oysters, foie gras, perfectly cooked sirloin steak and fries with a creamy pepper sauce! Our dinner at Bistro Vine was wonderful, I really liked the warm and laid back atmosphere of the restaurant and that it was a small venue...More

Thank Une_Petite_Critique
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24, 4th Avenue | Parkhurst, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 327 4558
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