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Werners Lodge and Bistro

25 Boeing Road West, Johannesburg 2190, South Africa
+27 11 615 0460
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“eisbein” (16 reviews)
“schnitzel” (6 reviews)
“apple strudel” (2 reviews)
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Bar, German, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Boeing Road West, Johannesburg 2190, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed Saturday lunch whilst listening to some live music. Pleasant surroundings but the seating isn't the most comfortable. Food was very good. We had a Waldorf salad starter. This was followed by veal for my wife and I had a schnitzel. Portions are big and...More

Thank 271hiltont
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Did not really want to go back after previous experience... service was poor, and food preparation was awful. What a change! Congrats on friendly staff who enjoyed serving guests, and an improved food preparation. Grilled calamari was sheer perfection, together with a somewhat unique, "secret"...More

Thank Gerhardus2010
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice food and service. Perfect place to chill. Very cosy. Would definitely go again. Try the Grada Lax a salmon carpaccio Scandinavian style.

Thank Vishwas A
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We have been regular visitors for many years. The food is excellent and the management and staff friendly and helpful. They have a really good and varied menu and in all the years we have been going there the standard has never changed. A restaurant...More

Thank patriciaF4430NJ
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We went here particularly for the Eisbein and Werners didn't disappoint. Big and well cooked with crispy crackling. The fillet steak was delicious and apple strudel was the best. Great entertainment and fast and polite service completed the day. Recommend wholeheartedly!

1  Thank Shazahall
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The atmosphere is cosy, you can sit outside near the pool, sit in the bar. The waitrons are friendly and helpful on choosing menu. You can bring your friends, family and business partners. There are evenings where there is live music, that a cherrie on...More

1  Thank Sips027
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Have been a regular visitor to Werners over the years.Great for a summers day with tables around a sparkling pool. Also has inside seating for dinners. Food is consistently excellent and servings are generous.

1  Thank PaddyPensioner
Reviewed 22 September 2017

German run restaurant with all the good german food and service and great draft beers. Sundays very good guitarist that plays next to pool. Kasslers ribs and eisbein very good.

1  Thank Ockie V
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

My 2nd visit and both times I was disappointed. Food and service are average. Personally won't be trying it a 3rd time even though I live 1km away.

1  Thank SGJHB
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

My Mum has eaten here often and loves it. I'm on holiday and she brought me here. What a gem! We sat outside because the sun was shining which was great for this time of year. The menu was ample and the food was just...More

1  Thank janedeb123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Boeing Road West, Johannesburg 2190, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 615 0460
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