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18 Chaplin Road | Illovo, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 880 9168
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11:30 - 21:45
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:45
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Sandton, South Africa
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Another outstanding evening, despite the wait for a table, itself not a bad sign! great, subtle service. Fillet Suzette just wonderful and the best French Fries in town.

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Thank AdvenioPS
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the rib eye. I'm sure it was a rump. Flat, tasteless, no marbling. Accompanied by the dijon mustard sauce. Just tastes like cream. No flavor. Side salad poorly constructed with too few ingredients thrown together like something from the sald bar at Mikes Kitchen. Happy to pay for a good steak but this was a joke for the price... More 

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Thank 156adrianh
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Great atmosphere, quality dining, a bit pricey but busy enough to not be concerned. If you're looking for a place to go that won't leave you disappointed, Bellinis will do the trick.

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Thank Grant S
Johannesburg, South Africa
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Went here for a date night. We had a cozy table on the porch. Ordered their Dijon fillet - very yum! Best carrot cake I've had in a long time! Friendly and efficient service.

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1 Thank Euterpe_K
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I visited Bellini's for the first time in around seven or eight years and it was as wonderful as it's always been. The menu is the same: simple, classic and top ingredients. All food beautifully prepared. Staff as always friendly and helpful. Was wonderful to be back in a familiar environment where nothing had been (needlessly) changed.

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1 Thank Lesley W
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I truly believe burgers at Bellinis are superb! I also enjoy the rest of the food and great wines, but I love the ambience and easy stay Cool people always around, especially on Saturday.. I like that!

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1 Thank Alessandro C
Johannesburg, South Africa
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106 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Came here for supper and the food was really good. Had the potato rosti with fillet (R140), pepper fillet (R180) and the chicken schnitzel (R110). Sides are either a huge plate of chips or a huge salad. Short wine list but well priced. The dessert was amazing! had the carrot cake and the chocolate cashew nut cake (R55 each). Restaurant... More 

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1 Thank chbezuidenhout
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

The reason most people that eat at Bellinis don't review it is because they eat here 3 times a week. Why? Because the food is great. Simple but delicious. The steak is one of the best in town. Comes drenched in sauce - dijon or pepper - and with a side of chips - for R184 all in! The crumbed... More 

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Thank Emily204
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

We left Johannesburg 15 years ago. At the time we used to go to Bellinis on a frequent basis. It was an inexpensive restaurant with good food, albeit a small menu. Returning 15 years later, nothing much has changed although some of the dishes are pricey. We arrived at about 7:30 pm on a Tuesday evening. The restaurant was full... More 

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1 Thank Henry S
Johannesburg, South Africa
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47 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We have been coming to this restaurant for over 20 years and loved it. Last night was such a disappointment the service was poor and the food was really nothing special. we have always had the chicken bruschetta but this was dry, hardly any goats cheese or pinenuts and the chicken was dry and overcooked. The periperi livers which were... More 

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Thank Jennifer J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:45
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:45
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:45
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:45
Friday
11:30 - 21:45
Saturday
11:30 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Chaplin Road | Illovo, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 880 9168

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?