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Illovo Mastrantonio

3 Rivonia Road | Shop 5c, Illovo Square, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 268 6754
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (19 reviews)
“salmone” (4 reviews)
“calves liver” (3 reviews)
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12:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
3 Rivonia Road | Shop 5c, Illovo Square, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Still of the best authentic Italian in Jozi. Great menu. Well looked after by Stanley. Sublime caprese starter. Good mains and fine coffee. Prices seem to be rising here though.

Thank GautengLad
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

My Colleague and I recently enjoyed a stunning meal there met by excellent host Paolo we proceeded to enjoy a stunning Italian meal of real Italian cuisine we had a lovely salad with avvo and carcioffi artichokes home made bread and lovely cab wine and...More

Thank drpaulfoodlover
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

To be honest I don't mind paying a lot for a meal if it's value for money. There is nothing worse than being ripped off. We shared a lovely artichoke salad which was delicious. Then the special was kingklip which my husband ordered with mash...More

Thank Shirls45
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I just got back to my hotel after enjoying dinner at the fantastic Illovo Mastrantonio with an old friend who I have not seen for years. The Beyerskloof Pinotage red wine that I ordered was an exquisite example of the underrated South African wine industry....More

Thank aletayf
Reviewed 3 August 2017

When I arrived at 17h45, I was the only person (it was a week day). It was interesting to watch how the restaurant filled up. The vibe is great. The young waiter Jordan was excellent. The oxtail and the coffee and Thelema Shiraz were all...More

Thank Emarie B
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant a couple of times during my last visit . Primarily because I was staying in an apartment next door . Regardless I would return if I stayed further away. The food is very good , the service is attentive and brisk and...More

Thank nimble1965
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were in a bit of a hurry and we requested quick service- which we got. Started off with a tomato salad and moved to the grilled fish and ended with berries marinated in port. All the food was simply prepared with great ingredients and...More

Thank AK6
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Besides the excellent meal, I found this restaurant to be the ideal setting for business dinners. And I'm sure it can also be suitable for a couples or dinner with friends. The veal I had was excellent.

Thank Coleman21
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We've enjoyed many excellent meals here and our recent visit wasn't one of them. Perhaps there is a new chef? Either way I expect the quality of Vitello tonnata to remain the same, ditto the prawn pasta which was one of their signature dishes. The...More

Thank Bongitole
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I was looking for a spot to have a quiet, cosy date night with a delicious hearty meal - and I found the perfect place with Illovo Mastrantonio. The ambiance was perfect - with the quiet chatter from nearby patrons and the authentic Italian feel...More

Thank Jules_G31
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Rivonia Road | Shop 5c, Illovo Square, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 268 6754
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