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Cafe Sofia

$$ - $$$European,
Greenway Circle, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 646 4003
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  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
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  • Terrible30%
25 Jul 2016
“some of the bets italian food”
28 Nov 2015
“Decent ”
Restaurant Hours
European, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
Greenway Circle, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

The food is authentic Italian, mama is in the kitchen, the veal is superb, pasta stunning and risotto a delight

Thank LindavdC
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night. The staff are knowledgeable and friendly, service is good. The hubblies were average. Good music and a cool vibe. Nice for chilling out but don't expect anything fancy.

Thank Wandering_Vito
Reviewed 11 February 2015 via mobile

Ok, this place gave me a headache! It's full of people smoking hookah pipes and the smell is overpowering. The food and service were fine, nothing spectacular. If you're going there to smoke and have a few drinks, you will enjoy this place. I had...More

Thank SashSA
Reviewed 2 December 2014

The first thing to notice about this restaurant is the price of the food - if you're expecting grace and glamour then you should probably go elsewhere. A lot of the stuff here is cheap, except for the hubbly bubblies, so you need to expect...More

Thank Powderbucket
Reviewed 10 September 2014 via mobile

Went to this place for drinks one afternoon and ordered caprahinos for three of us. Drinks came and tasted awful , full of lemon and sour. I realised that they did not have a drop of alcohol in them and went to the bar demanding...More

1  Thank Johnjamesross
Reviewed 2 February 2013

We first went to Cafe Sofia Greenside about 2 years ago and enjoyed it a lot. We've since been to one in Cape Town and enjoyed it there too. However this time less than half of the menu was available, especially the tapas we wanted...More

1  Thank aparsonsfr
Reviewed 19 December 2012 via mobile

Good menu however VERY poor service. Food took 2hours to arrive.Manager was at restuarant but did not bother to attend to our compliant. Not worth a second visit.

1  Thank Previn
Reviewed 25 June 2012

Loved their samples, meze platters and extensive menu of sangrias. Service average.

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 22 May 2012

We visited with a discount voucher after having been pleasantly suprised at the Rosebank Cafe Sofia. We were terribly disappointed with the one in Greenside. Our drinks order (a simple one of 2 beers and 2 glasses of wine) took half an hour to arrive....More

1  Thank MikeAKing
Reviewed 7 February 2012

Nice ambiance, Good Value for a great Breakfast! Thanks, CS

Thank Chip A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
European, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Greenway Circle, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 646 4003
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