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News Cafe Midrand

$$ - $$$Cafe, International,
Shop 3, Sandridge Square, Cnr. New & Lever rds. Midrand, Johannesburg 1685, South Africa
+27 11 318 0430
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible4%
19 Feb 2018
“Marking time between appointments”
29 Dec 2016
“Hilton Can Do Better”
Closed Now
Cafe, International, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Shop 3, Sandridge Square, Cnr. New & Lever rds. Midrand, Johannesburg 1685, South Africa
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

While waiting for my next appointment we decided to have brunch at this restaurant. Having been to several other News Cafe's I was sure that it will be a good experience. Unfortunately it turned out to be at best an average experience. The waiters were...More

Thank louisl561
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Check in was quick. Early check in was appreciated, although it was Christmas season and was not busy. Room was clean on the surface and the upper part of wardrobe was so dusty that I just could not believe it. Found medication on the floor....More

Thank 77beni
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Classy restaurant by day but transforms into a nightclub after the sun goes down. Casual yet smart patrons, mostly young professionals from Midrand and surrounding areas. Very cosmopolitan atmosphere. Worth a visit when you are around Midrand.

Thank Lucky N
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to hang out day or night. Atmosphere and service is excellent and the live band rocks the place from Thursday evening .

1  Thank poqui1
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Its one of my faves when in Johannesbirg. The service is fast and the food is always fresh, especially their barbecue ribs with potatos and the cocktails.

1  Thank Prada N
Reviewed 8 January 2016

This place has a cozy atmosphere, the food is awesome. the cheese burgers are juicy. I had a training closer to news cafe, and enjoyed my lunch for several days at this news cafe. i would love to go there again .. and again..

1  Thank MustansirMusaji
Reviewed 7 December 2015

I blow hot and cold for this place. This News Cafe is known for alcohol, it is generally referred to as the shebeen! The food is good but the waiters disappear for long periods of time! this happens all the time, even during quiet times,...More

2  Thank DiteKgomo
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Nice and cozy, delicious food and fruit juice! We spilled a whole glass of pulpy orange juice on the floor and the waiter was so nice about it and all smiles. The manager was also very friendly and came to our table with much appreciated...More

1  Thank RonnieAhmady
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Ideal spot for meetings, Wifi access, excellent snacks and meals. Well situated. Excellent service staff.

1  Thank Dayandren R
Reviewed 28 July 2015

I went there with my friend for dinner and drinks and it was absolutely amazing service loved it alot

1  Thank Nomsa1987
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 3, Sandridge Square, Cnr. New & Lever rds. Midrand, Johannesburg 1685, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 318 0430
  • E-mail
News Cafe is a high street cafe, award-winning cocktail bar and entertainment venue that offer's a unique, relaxed and entertaining dining experience. The premium menu choices and overall experience has been created by a professional team, who are dedicated to giving our guests a little more than they expect. News Cafe - it's relevant, it's aspirational, it's exciting and it's about the vibe.
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