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Cesco's Portuguese Restaurant and Pub

€€ - €€€, Seafood, European
1 Tungsten Road, Randburg 2169, South Africa
+27 11 792 7495
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (9 reviews)
“prawns” (14 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, European, Portuguese, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1 Tungsten Road, Randburg 2169, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love to stop for lunch at Cesco whenever we are in the area.The food is always outstanding and very well priced.

Thank 1959Hennie
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Atmosphere and relaxed surroundings make this an enjoyable stop-over at a popular group of Cesco's restaurants. I love the seafood on offer, the steak and always check out for specials, which are value for money! Good food and beer always go together and are improved...More

Thank Toff_Hill
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I have been going to Cescos since it first opened!! Joe (the owner) still runs the show helped by the kids!! and boy do they do a great job! its real tasty Portuguese food-- Chicken/prawns/ octopus/grills/steaks/tripe/oysters etc etc! and all perfectly prepared and served! Portuguese...More

Thank NevilleG1
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We love sharing the seafood platter – such good value especially on a Wednesday night when it is on special. The service is consistently good. The owners are involved and it shows. One of the few restaurants where one receives bread prior to one’s meal....More

Thank Kardoesie
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve ordered the Portuguese chicken to take home and was not disappointed. A regular pub, full or regulars, with car park views - not exactly selling it BUT if you want a good beer this is the place to go, guaranteed.

1  Thank CandiceLink
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Yummy Portuguese food (sardines, beef prego, chips and Mihlo frito). Best sardines I have had in years. Great pub vibe and place to watch soccer, if open

1  Thank helgadv
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Just arrived back from our dinner at Cesco's Portuguese Restaurant and Pub. The waitstaff were extremely attentive, the food was totally amazing. We had the platter which included a piece of fish, two muscles, calamari, rice, prawns, and chips. Excellent value for money and cooked...More

1  Thank lezmeg
Reviewed 7 June 2018

It was quite a let down for me and my husband. It is more of a pub than a restaurant and a guy's place. We had fish cakes for starters and it was very good, but our mains were a great disappointment, my husband had...More

1  Thank laurette042
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

U cannot beat their prawns!!! All dishes I’ve tried have been out of this world. To me the place is a bit of a dump, it’s a guys place to meet, but that doesn’t stop me being enticed back by their amazing wares!!!

1  Thank sharronb959
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Joe and his sons and staff do a fantastic job Maderia food at its best at a fantastic price Have had 2 company christmas lunches there and they were superb

1  Thank grahamelane
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Tungsten Road, Randburg 2169, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Randburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 792 7495
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