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Laughing Chefs Boersjiek

) #192 of 615 Restaurants in Pretoria €€ - €€€ Vegetarian Friendly
Plot 274 Graham Road M6 | Tiegerpoort, Pretoria 0056, South Africa
+27 72 511 4946
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  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“tapas” (23 reviews)
“pork belly” (6 reviews)
“wooden block” (2 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Plot 274 Graham Road M6 | Tiegerpoort, Pretoria 0056, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Admittedly the food was excellent. I had a lamb shank. We had booked tables for a farewell party of roughly 30 people. There was live music that evening, which was far too loud. It was not possible to chat to anyone at the table due...More

Thank 748michele
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Food was good but fairly small portions for price. Tranquil and cosy atmosphere. Ideal venue for the type of function. D Bosman.

Thank Dilatus B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The only time we visit this venue is when the brilliant artist Jennifer Zamudio sings there. Everytime we order food, the portions are very very small and i am still hungry when leaving for home. The prices are absolutely too high for the food. Nothing...More

Thank 346elenes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Tapas food. Great in Europe, not in South Africa. Spend a fortune on a meal for two and still had to get some KFC on the way home as I was starving.

Thank Awethu_International
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Had a very tasty lunch (sharing platter) in their beautiful garden. little corners form private gardens...quite an intimate feel. Size of Bruschettas a bit small though for the price

Thank Louis V
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We had a most enjoyable breakfast there this morning. The breakfast menu is short but there is something for everyone. I'm definitely going back

Thank 185carla
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Nice little restaurant to pop into for Tapas when you are in the area. Interesting setting being surrounded by the trees.

Thank celestefouche
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Great ambiance. Hearty, feel-good food beautifully presented. The laughing chefs were very friendly and took feedback very seriously. Such a welcome change after having to visit family-friendly franchise restaurants with horrible food (if it was not for the great child care and children's play areas,...More

1  Thank animaed
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Like an oasis! We had a beautiful breakfast and because we were so relaxed by the atmosphere we stayed almost until lunch! We didn't have lunch because we were not hungry after the hearty breakfast but we opted for a dessert instead. The chef prepared...More

1  Thank irmaroaldv
Reviewed 21 October 2016

For our first outing on Restaurant Week we visited the Laughing Chefs Restaurant and what a good start! Situated in Soutpansberg Road, Pretoria, this lovely venue offers a wide variety of Tappas, Platters and Grills and a small but interesting wine list to choose from....More

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LaughingChefs2014, Owner at Laughing Chefs Boersjiek, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Thank you for visiting us, and for taking the time to write the review :-) We do love what we do, and are very happy when that translates to us being excellent hostesses! We are working on our new menu for 2017, so please come...More

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plot 274 Graham Road M6 | Tiegerpoort, Pretoria 0056, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 72 511 4946
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A place to relax, reconnect, and revive. We strive to be all-natural, home-made, and real. In short, we subscribe to the simple life, slow food movement, and meaningful relationships.

Laughing Chefs Boersjiek is a beautiful and homely venue out on Lynnwood Road, 12km from Hans Strijdom, and can accommodate from 10 to 180 people. Owned and run by Mother and Daughter team Maggie & Esrida, Laughing Chefs Boersjiek specialises in making every occasion a special celebration. From corporate functions to private parties, we can do anything.
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