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DW 11-13

Corner Bompass and Jan Smuts avenue | Dunkeld West, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 341 0663
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (50 reviews)
“langoustine” (12 reviews)
“quail” (20 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Corner Bompass and Jan Smuts avenue | Dunkeld West, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The service is impeccable. The sommelier,(super)Mario is excellent in his knowledge. The degustation menu is exquisite. This is truly an experience for all the senses

Thank strooh808
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eight course tasting and pairing menu is a culinary tour de force. Don't be distracted by the microscopic detail of the GM/Sommelier, both he and the chef are committed to expanding the haute cuisine envelope for our benefit. The polenta dish was exquisite. The sea...More

Thank geoffrey O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a truly great culinary experience this is a must to visit, booking well in advance is essential. We opted for the tasting menu with wines, outstanding in all aspects. At £55 per head including pre dinner drinks is very good value, highly...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant in the heart of suburban Johannesburg. The food and presentation are second to none, with prices that do not reflect the superb quality. The food is outstanding with a varied and exotic menu. I can highly recommend the Chef's tasting...More

Thank Ozzurfer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

From the unexpected beautiful interior to the exceptional service to the mouthwatering food, Dw11 -13 is truly a hidden jewel, for the whole evening forgot I was in Johanessburg. The wine list is SO amazing and offers a wide range of great wines at a...More

Thank NancyBeTooFancy
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Probably my seventh visit to this restaurant, went for 4 Course meal. Wagyu tartare sounded lovely, but was sweeter than many a desert; inedible, and was sent back to he kitchen; salmon replacement was good, not great. Quail mid-course was a triumph, fantastic, best thing...More

Thank rmpott
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Everything is WOW at this spot-- fabulous service, amazing food and just so relaxing! As far as I'm concerned, the best fine dining in Joburg, and consistently so. There is a choice of the degustation menu and the 4 course menu, both with or without...More

Thank lynnmurg
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Nice food but bad service. Waitress was quite inattentive und partly even rude. Poor explanation about the menu and wine pairing. Cannot give an alternative for non-alcoholic drinks or non-seafood diet restrictions even though it was requested upon reservation. Not acceptable for a restaurant of...More

Thank SchadDo
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Best place for food porn! An experience like no other in Johannesburg. The attention to detail with flavor combinations, not just the food but also the wine pairing. Extremely well trained staff that makes you feel comfortable, welcome and on top of the world.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Three of us had dinner here on a business trip to jhb. We all had the 4 course menu and I had the wine pairings. The food was excellent, well prepared, beautifully presented and every plate had a surprise of some kind. The thing that...More

Thank Chris R
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9 August 2016|
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Response from Jeffrey L | Reviewed this property |
Preferably formal or you might feel out of place. But smart casual is also good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Bompass and Jan Smuts avenue | Dunkeld West, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 341 0663
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