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OR Thambo Airport Rd, Johannesburg 1627, South Africa
+27 11 390 1051
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good21%
  • Average46%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible17%
1 week ago
“OK - but no alcohol”
24 May 2017
“Airport fare”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
OR Thambo Airport Rd, Johannesburg 1627, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beware: No beer, wine or other alcoholic beverages. Fine variety in the menu. Service acceptable. Fast. Quality: Low / Medium.

Thank JorgenBB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So we have time to waste sitting at the airport and I couldn’t do another cup of coffee or tea so why not - boiled water lemon and honey - I did not expect to pay for that, maybe it’s because it’s at the airport...More

Thank Candice21
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We were departing on an international flight and decided to have a meal. We ordered the T-Bone and the rump steak with veg. The veg was vile cauliflower was sour tasting but the waiter told us it was cooked fresh today 9/11/2017. The meat was...More

Thank swazi50
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Used to love going to this place every time passing through SA.very nice place and can have a cold one without a worry

Thank Bush o
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Bland overpriced food. Saw a cockroach on the table so we moved tables. Staff and manager didn't seem to care. They didn't even try to kill it.

Thank Colin S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

the food there is so delicious but they can reduce prices down a little bit for non pensioners please.

Thank zanelem635
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Excellent stop off point for a coffee and a cake. Friendly staff and a spacious area for resting with your trolley!

Thank pointopoint
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I hate merely echoing what other reviewers are saying, but there's no way around it: Cappello is extremely overpriced, which kinda makes sense; it's in Africa's busiest airport. Still, if you're paying big bucks for food, the food has to live up to it –...More

Thank Christiaan_Slabbert
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great coffee waiting for a flight. Restaurant was clean professional and great service. Recommended.

Thank William G
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Eating at an airport is never a classic experience and this was no different. Good variety, good service. Average food.

Thank nomadicscorpio
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: OR Thambo Airport Rd, Johannesburg 1627, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 390 1051
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