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Turn 'n Tender

Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 268 2107
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (25 reviews)
“steak” (100 reviews)
“boerewors” (6 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 214 reviews

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Had a family dinner at Turn and Tender in Illovo. Have been here several times and have always had a good experience. Brian and his staff are always so welcoming. The food and service was excellent and the corkage price very reasonable. The reputation of...More

1  Thank T3888WGchristopher
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Service, food and atmosphere very excellent, that's a place to be. Staff is so welcoming always smiling , the ROB is the steak to die for.

1  Thank Nqaba M
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

You can't come to South African and miss out on a good hearty steak and those at Turn & Tender are nom-a-nom!! Lovely warm atmosphere which is good for any gathering. Mine was a family affair with 3 generations all in attendance and all well...More

1  Thank Penn J
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food with good service and an expansive menu. All told a pleasant experience but the bathrooms could be cleaner, perhaps an automatic freshener would improve the experience.

1  Thank tony_rolo
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Restaurant was full and the vibe was fantastic. They presented the cuts of meat before we ordered which was a nice touch. We all had different steaks and they were all cooked perfectly and there were 7 empty plates at the end of the evening....More

1  Thank Gavin O
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Staff are amazing, very pleasant and well trained ! The steaks are great and a huge variety on the menu! Well worth a visit!

1  Thank Joy M
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Found restaurant to have good service. Calamari starter was great, Espetada had no wow factor, I have had much better, chips weren't that great either, Capo chino was great

1  Thank JAL047
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant serves Kosher style meat that made us go there . Although not 100 %kosher it was acceptable to my kids . The service was great as well as the meal . The were staff knowledgeable on what to serve . All round a...More

1  Thank AlanMendy
Reviewed 25 January 2017

It seems strange going to a steak restaurant if you do not eat a lot of steak, This meal was to send off an 18 year oldoverseas and at 18 if you want to make the Springboks you need lots of steaks. I was delighted...More

1  Thank watchman2015
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

As always a visit to South Africa is not complete with a visit to Turn and Tender Amazing food and excellent service. Please come open up in the UK. Can't wait for the next visit

1  Thank Wendy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 268 2107
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