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Thundergun Steakhouse

€€ - €€€Steakhouse, , Barbecue
Palala Centre, Shop 5 | Corner Beyers Naude and Lewisham Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 678 7224
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (126 reviews)
“steak” (112 reviews)
“onion rings” (12 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Bar, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Palala Centre, Shop 5 | Corner Beyers Naude and Lewisham Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A real favourite for the family but the quality and service really disappointed this time. It feels that when one of the owners isn't around, the usual service and food quality drops.

Thank 964jimw
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Offers an authentic old school South African Steak House experience. Great Steaks, Ribs, Burgers. Service is outstanding and prices fair.

Thank Deon M
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I have been coming to the Thundergun for over 26 years, service always excellent, food always excellent and freshly prepared. My wife has been coming since she was a child. Some of the staff have seen my wife grow up and are now watching our...More

Thank DeonG53
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

For September they have special and my wife received a burger for 60c! Yes 60 South African sents! 😂 - If you’re reading this post and you stay in Jo’burg - I’m putting it to you: You HAVE to come and eat here! This place...More

Thank WernerW2
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing faultless service from Moses and Mafu, never have been so pleased as we were to be waited on, nothing was too much trouble. Food also fantastic, well worth a visit

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Wow wow wow the service is out of this world and so is the staff! We each had a 1 kg of ribs it was to die for! The food and service plus the staff is excellent! Thank you so much for a great evening.

Thank Lordkruger1
Reviewed 12 September 2018

What an amazing experience and treat at this great Thundergun Steakhouse. We ordered ribs and what a huge surprise - delicious, yummy just toooo much - but the next day we continued on this feast.

Thank Renee S
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were staying in the location of those restaurant and decided to eat there on reading the trip advisor reviews. I concur with all the reviews on the TA website as it was excellent. The 1kg of ribs were the best ribs...More

Thank paddyingodalming
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I tried the carvery - 3 meats, 3 vegetables with rice and potatoes. Food was average but it's still solid value for the price, especially on a Monday evening The menu has a wide range of options, including burgers, steak and more. Make sure you...More

Thank ryamarim
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Haven't been there for a while and was disappointed that the rump I ordered was so sinewy and tough only half was edible. Another member of our party had to send her steak back as she was unable to cut it at any point. I...More

Thank louisel594
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13 September 2018|
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Response from deborahcZ8844QB | Reviewed this property |
Carvery ChuckwagonCarvery available Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Mondays Friday, Saturday & Sunday R 99.00 MondayR 89.00 Choice Of: Roast Beef, Pork & Lamb, Fresh Homemade VegetablesChoose from: Roast potatoes and fluffy... More
12 April 2017|
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Response from EA_Oussov | Reviewed this property |
sorry not sure, but here is their number +27 11 678 7224
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
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11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palala Centre, Shop 5 | Corner Beyers Naude and Lewisham Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 678 7224
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