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Baobab Cafe

) #44 of 615 Restaurants in Pretoria $$ - $$$ African, Sushi,
Atterbury Road | Shop UF 53-55, Menlyn Shopping Centre, Corner Lois Avenue, Pretoria 0063, South Africa
+27 12 368 1003
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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African, Sushi, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Atterbury Road | Shop UF 53-55, Menlyn Shopping Centre, Corner Lois Avenue, Pretoria 0063, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 229 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Baobab is one of the better restaurants in Menlyn shopping center. Great decor, private dining areas and a great view over Pretoria East, and then you have not ordered. I had time for a starter as main course, and had the trinchado . Tender and...More

Thank Fkafrica
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyable ambience. Food was well prepared and very tasty. Service was good. Overall enjoyable supper.

Thank Q4774NFmartind
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I had a three course meal at Baobab recently. I had the camembert in phyllo pastry as a starter it was elegently presented but was a bit too oily. My partner had the biltong soup and that tasted much better than my starter. As a...More

Thank Gayle M
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Fast service, great food, blankets provided when seated outside. Mussles was great for starters. Good location.

Thank Shawn T
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The food is good. The place is beautiful. Waiters can be a bit off at times but there is too much good than bad. Always a good choice to be at Baobab.

Thank Violet M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We went to Boabab to celebrate my father in-laws birthday. This is still one of the better looking venues in Menlyn Mall and it just "feels" more mature. The service was good but at some point the constant checking up on our table became intrusive....More

1  Thank AJ K
Reviewed 22 May 2017

From the start the service was good with the waiter being attentive throughout. I had the rump steak and it was prepared to perfection. The other guests seemed to enjoy their food except for the chococino. It might have been personal preference but the lady...More

1  Thank arpegiator
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Took my family there to celebrate my daughters graduation. The service was beyond superb, the food was very delicious. It was a great choice to create a beautiful memory and the perfect ending to a great day.

Thank Maru002
Reviewed 10 May 2017

My wife and I went for her birthday to have dinner. We often go to Baobab for "tasty" events. The Matre'D was friendly and efficient. Soon after being seated, drink orders were taken and a short while later, we received our starters. I had the...More

Thank HilmarTertius
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The food have gone backwards. Order meduim get well dine?! Even the chicken not soft!! Beter options at Menlyn Maine...

Thank RiaanTruscott
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28 September 2015|
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Response from Gerald D | Reviewed this property |
As I have only visited "Baobab" in Menlyn in Pretoria and experienced the wonderful view and cuisine, that for me is the Baobab to visit?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Atterbury Road | Shop UF 53-55, Menlyn Shopping Centre, Corner Lois Avenue, Pretoria 0063, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 368 1003
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