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Shop 20 The Firs | Cnr. Biermann & Cradock Ave, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 880 5000
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice restaurant in this square standing above the others for quality of foods and drinks on offer as well as friendliness. We had the mixed platter for 2 and it was copious to say the least. The staff were very attentive and made sure we had a pleasant evening. A must do whatever the occasion

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Thank JayAimDee
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely restaurant with attention to decor and excellent service. A honey & mustard sauce chicken pasta to die for, and vegetables cooked perfectly the way they should be – al dente! (Christelle, the very friendly manageress, was very accommodating of my Banting needs). It also has a great cocktail specials menu and a lovely ambience – we sat... More 

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Thank Icarus2307
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good sardines, excellent espetada try the mixed one. Baby chicken was awesome. Prego one of the best I tried.

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Thank Nicolas P
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed grilled sole and a green salad--beautiful. A glass of dry white wine made the perfect lunch. Dined outside in a covered area. Wonderful surroundings.

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Thank Adrienne G
Salzburg
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118 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While waiting for our wives (who were on a shopping trip) we had an extremely nice lunch (oysters) accompanied by a few bottles of perfect sauvignon blanc. Sitting under an umbrella in a very comfortable sofa, enjoying a fine breeze on a sunny day, was very relaxing. The staff was friendly and helpful.

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Thank EugenSalzburg
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Great lunchtime meal today, presentation was excellent, really nice atmosphere, friendly team. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Bristol-Uk05
Nelspruit, South Africa
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192 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Have a look at their cocktails menu for awesome specials before or after dinner, the menu is mainly Portuguese cuisine that our family loves

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Thank Zahraa M
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Very well priced restaurant. Food is tasty and well presented. The atmosphere is good and not too noisy. The ladies lived the grilled butternut salad with biltong and the men lived the steak and biltong combo. Definately a must-visit for the carnivores among us.

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Thank LieslMare
SOUTH AFRICA
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60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

5 of us went on an outing and decided to eat here .... I had the peri peri chicken and it did not have much flavour and cost R150 which was not worth it at all .... my husband had the fillet and it was awful he said .... won't go here again ....

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Thank Patricia S
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My family and I are regulars here.. And their food literally gets better with every visit! I have never been disappointed

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$17 - US$29
Cuisine
International, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 20 The Firs | Cnr. Biermann & Cradock Ave, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 880 5000
Description
A Continental Grill with a Portuguese Flavour serving a selection of Aged meat , Fresh Fish and Chicken dishes

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