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Donatella's restaurant

CNR William Nicol & Montecasino Boulevard | Shop 5 FOURWAYS, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 511 1986
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (4 reviews)
“lemon prawns” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
CNR William Nicol & Montecasino Boulevard | Shop 5 FOURWAYS, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've eaten at Donatellas many many times and have always been impressed by the high standards of the food and service. Donatella's must rate as the best restaurant at Monte Casino. A visit well worth while for pasta, pizza, sreak and especially their signature lamb...More

1  Thank Andre v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Average. Fair offer of mains. Sorrento salad with chicken had too much letuce. Regina classico pizza too close to microwave taste. Nice service, easy cheap parking. 10-15€/pax. One shot.

Thank Jose B
Reviewed 28 October 2017

First of all we were impressed with the atmosphere. It's like sitting on an Italian street. The food was excellent. The portions huge. The service quick and atencious. The desserts were surprising.

Thank NoraIsrael
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Donatella's offers a wide variety of food from pasta, pizza to red meat and more. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere, friendly service but food is average. Not a bad meal but just average. I had the ribs and sirloin; food was well prepared but...More

Thank Rya-Mari M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We made a booking to have dinner at 7 this restaraunt on the morning of 19 August 2017. I spoke with a lady unfortunately did not get her name. In the evening we arrived right on time. There was an old white gentleman who was...More

Thank ChaChalie
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Donatella 's​ restaurant is a great option in the Monte casino to have a great Italian meal.tge restaurant is beautiful in every way possible...the owners are very warm and so are the staff members...decor is great and so is the food...must try the pizzas and...More

Thank abhi_newalkar
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

There are many places to eat at Monte Casino, but somehow the food often does not live up to the high standard you would expect. Donatella's is well located, and has a great ambience, but the food was pretty average. I rated a 3, which...More

1  Thank Bill D
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This place wasn't horrible but it was not good. I like Italian food in the US and I've been to Italy - this restaurant fell short of both. The Montecasino has some pretty interesting options and this one was perfectly on theme, just not very...More

Thank Nora B
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a beautiful evening with lovely food. This restaurant is very popular and was packed so come early. The food was good the service very friendly and efficient.

1  Thank Itchytwiggy
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We visited this eatery before seeing "The play that goes wrong". We ordered a pizza and a blue cheese and bacon salad to share. Pizza was delicious but the salad consisted of white iceberg lettuce NO GREEN LEAF anywhere and with a thick blue cheese...More

Thank Phillip V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: CNR William Nicol & Montecasino Boulevard | Shop 5 FOURWAYS, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 511 1986
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