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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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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (123 reviews)
“steak” (110 reviews)
“onion rings” (12 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:30 Hours
Steakhouse, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
€€ - €€€
Palala Centre, Shop 5 | Corner Beyers Naude and Lewisham Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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 louise l
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

As overseas guests we continue to visit the Thundergun Steakhouse. It is always full and you can see why. The menu has so much to offer and the food is so good. Wanting a good steak or ribs this is the place to come

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Family reunion dinner in this busy steakhouse, something of an institution in the area since the 60's for good reason. Food is great, steaks, ribs, even liver & onions & a carvery. I would suggest though, if possible, improving security in the parking area.

Thank richardmichaelw2015
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We had the Camembert spring rolls which were Devine and then we had the fillet steak with veggies and mash. The portion sizes are generous so if you aren’t really hungry then I suggest sharing! In a very unassuming location but it’s a good steakhouse,...More

Thank Pavania N
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13 September 2018|
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Response from Deborah C | 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
Steakhouse, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
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, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, 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
17:30 - 21:30
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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