We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Er Buco

Linksfield Terace Shopping Centre | Linksfield Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 882 1318
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cannelloni” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
“italian food” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
€€ - €€€
Linksfield Terace Shopping Centre | Linksfield Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place by accident. Ordered a takeaway and the owner assisted me in choosing a vegetarian option. Settled on Spagetti with Pesto. (R80.00) Was not disappointed at all.Owner was very friendly and preparation was quick.Safe and secure off street parking.

Thank Sewpersads
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Great family restaurant. Food excellent, especially the pizza. Great service and very warm atmosphere.

Thank maxinea963
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We had overseas guests over December / January and ate out more than usual. The restaurant was suggested by one of our visitors who had been there some time back. We were not disapointed. Friendly, effiecient and food was prepared as ordered. Good menu and...More

Thank 508jeffreyi
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I have heard only good things about Er Buco spanning its decades of being operational from its humble beginnings in Orange Grove many years ago to its new home in Linksfied, and in particular, its authentic thin crust pizza and famous cannelloni. As such, on...More

Thank LaurasWorldza
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely outstanding. Cannot go wrong with any dish. Superb cuisine and ambience. People fantastic

Thank Phillip K
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Very nice to sit outside on deck with own bar and also big bar inside with big TV screen to watch sports. TV.s everywhere don.t miss anything. Food very good and service

Thank Ockie V
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This is arguably our favourite Italian restaurant in Johannesburg. It has been going for decades, and used to be in Orange Grove. Authentic cuisine. Service efficient. They have had the same menu for ever - that's how good the food is!

Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 30 July 2017

No problems with the food, homely, did the job, okay, etc. Great chat with the owner, a highly engaging Italian lady.

Thank SBVonTA
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This was my 1st visit. Excellent service and I had the most wonderful pasta. Staff have been there for a long time and knew exactly what they were doing. The owners were very friendly. I will be back

Thank Ari77772014
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I am Italian, I know what I'm talking about. If you want to feel real Italian tastes, come here. But don't expect the standard fake-italian-tastes you can find in many fake-italian restaurants around here. In Italy we don't use spices, because spices COVER the original...More

1  Thank Emanuele P
Nearby HotelsSee all 68 hotels in Johannesburg
St Andrews Hotel & Spa
103 reviews
1.77 km away
Genesis All-Suite Hotel
361 reviews
2.94 km away
SUN1 Edenvale
12 reviews
3.14 km away
Drifters Hazyview Inn
11 reviews
3.45 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Good Fellas Pizzaria
22 reviews
1.04 km away
25 reviews
1.21 km away
Mo-Zam-Bik Linksfield
866 reviews
.40 km away
Grand Slam Sports Diner
17 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Greenstone Shopping Centre
75 reviews
3.39 km away
Satyagraha House
138 reviews
4.61 km away
Eastgate Shopping Mall
119 reviews
4.38 km away
Chinatown Johannesburg
12 reviews
4.39 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Er Buco staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Linksfield Terace Shopping Centre | Linksfield Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 882 1318
  • E-mail
An established independant restaurant on the east side of Johannesburg
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing