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Schwabinger Stuben

387 Main Avenue | Ferndale, Randburg 2194, South Africa
+27 11 787 2500
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“schnitzel” (29 reviews)
“eisbein” (36 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
$$ - $$$
387 Main Avenue | Ferndale, Randburg 2194, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Always a treat to have dinner at his place when I am in Jhb. Good vibe, helpful and friendly staff. The food has always been delicious and value for money

Thank Louannedw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a Sunday lunch and was surprised to find this gem in Randburg. The restaurant itself is very interesting, with different sections all over. Seating is also not cramped. Food was really good and very well prepared. Very big portions and priced very reasonable....More

Thank elmarien2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a meal here on a Wednesday evening. The restaurant was quiet with only a few tables occupied. We had hoped this would provide good service and great food. Yet we were disappointed. The eisbein's were overcooked and tough. The schnitzels were ok. Just...More

Thank Les P
Reviewed 14 May 2018

this truly German restaurant has been here for years!! it has slowly expanded from a tiny cosy self contained house into a much bigger area with fireplaces various tables etc! really proper German dishes with specials everyday great food at very reasonable prices!!

Thank NevilleG1
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I revisited this iconic German restaurant after an absence of a few years. I was delighted to find that the food has maintained its' high standard. The premises have expanded over the years - an indication of the popularity of the Schwabinger.There is now outside...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

It's hard to find German restaurants in South Africa and even harder to find one with sausages, eisbein and schnitzel as good as Schwabinger. It's a unique outdoor and indoor setting and highly recommend

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Food has been plummeting for a few years now. Seems if you like schnitzel or iesbein you MIGHT get something edible....still dicey in my view. So what's left... beer (after all its german) and service Service not worth wasting my time trying to explain. My...More

1  Thank Ryan F
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The Restaurant was very quiet , staff attentive and well presented , the young lady - Kara who served us was brilliant ! . Food great , Beer great and cold . Always worth a visit - well priced

Thank adamschris
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Arrived at 19:00, had to let the waiters know that we arrived and would like to order food. Ordered Eisbein, the Eisbein was finished. Ordered Ribs, after 30 mins the waiter came back and said that the ribs was finished. Complained to the manager, "sorry...More

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Awesome schnitzel at an amazing price! Always a pleasant experience, food is of high quality. Service is professional and prices are very budget friendly!

Thank IgVe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 387 Main Avenue | Ferndale, Randburg 2194, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Randburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 787 2500
  • E-mail
Tel +27 11 787-2550
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