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The Greenside Cafe

44 Gleneagles Road | Greenside, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 646 3444
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tofu” (3 reviews)
“lasagna” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
44 Gleneagles Road | Greenside, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You don't get any earthier than this. Smoothies to die for. Food that tantilises your taste buds to the extent that you force yourself to stop eating. #not good for the weight😂

Thank Helmut V
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Demetri always has the freshest most delicious food in town. Lovely lunch venue as the don't serve any alcohol. Veggie mince pie is divine, raw puddings are too and shooting stars are excellent. Best fresh juices in town. Service could use some help but overall...More

Thank 99julesm
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is was our first visit not only to this great vdgan resturaunt but also first visit to a vegan-only food resturaunt in general. What a great experience, we had the sushi and a wrap for starters, the wrap was delicious and the sushi beautifully...More

2  Thank Colleen L
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I have been a patron of this venue for a few years now and I must say the food NEVER disappoints. The owner Demitri is attentive, knowledgable and always encouraging us to try new things. The venue itself is gorgeous in summer or on a...More

Thank 99julesm
Reviewed 23 August 2016

One of my favorite restaurants. I'm not a vegan but I love the food here. Clean healthy eating. I settled for a butternut and avo salad while my husband had the Italian Pasta.Both dishes were beautifully presented and extremely tasty. My husband had one of...More

Thank Safiya M
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Great food with a great atmosphere . Love it. Offers a complete spin on health food, enjoyable, tasty and delicious. A must try

Thank Habib E
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Went for dinner on a Friday evening (they're only open after 1700 on Friday and Saturday) after reading the reviews online. Decor and furniture are very basic, but the staff were very friendly and helpful. They have a very comprehensive Vegan menu, and the staff...More

Thank arpitpandey
Reviewed 20 March 2016

After all the good reviews, we thought to try this restaurant. I disliked the fact that olive oil was present in every single thing, from the lemony drink (I could only stomach 2 sips and it left an oily feel in my mouth for hours...More

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Amazing vegetarian / vegan / healthy food! I have been before and returned this year for lunch. It is as good as ever, brilliant selection and great service. I had the tofu lasagne and was so pleased. I look forward to returning. Keep up the...More

Thank LindaThompson
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

This restaurant specializes in healthy vegan food and they deliver big portions of some of the tastiest and well thought out meals I've ever eaten at any restaurant! There was just two of us, and we were skeptical, but one tofu stir fry order and...More

Thank Charlotte J
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Ahmed L
Hey. Just wanted to find out if there are plug points available to customers as I work on my laptop while having lunch
25 March 2017|
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Samuel S
opening hours
11 June 2016|
Response from LindaThompson | Reviewed this property |
The Greenside Cafe is open on Friday and Saturday nights until 9:30 and until 5 pm on Sundays. It is closed on Mondays and open Tuesday to Sunday. Closes at 5 pm on Tuesday - Thursday.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Gleneagles Road | Greenside, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 646 3444