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Ghirardelli's - CLOSED

Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton City, Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
6 Jan 2016
“Hit the spot”
29 Dec 2015
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Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton City, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

Satisfactory meal that the whole family enjoyed. Nice location looking out on the square. Service a bit slow but seems to be more due to a relaxed environment rather than a lack of competence. Would go back.

Thank Asono91
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We had a very average Italian meal experience. You know the thing--nothing really wrong but something missing--. Lots of Pizza plates coming out and our pasta was --good-ish. Something missing here and we could really not say what it was. I would not return but...More

Thank alexanderSpain
Reviewed 22 November 2015

I had a pizza here some years ago and now I keep coming back. What I like about the place is that one can sit here quiety and get some work done whilst waiting for some food, which you know is going to be good....More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

If you wanna have good pizza in Sandton. Go here. This is the place for good pizza. Something different and nice from Deboniars. Thin thin crust pizzas. Nice place and superb service.

Thank pranoyshah
Reviewed 13 July 2015

All the italian food you can think off and good. its not cheap but the pizza is great and the pasta's are like in italy. This place i can recommend for business travelers. If you are there as a family then i would not go,...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Situated on the famous Nelson Mandela Square this is probably the best value for money restaurant on the Square. Its pizzas are well worth a try.

Thank Wez-0
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Appallingly average food, sloppy/dirty interior, bored and slapdash service. Avoid this place unless you have no other option.

Thank ajwsf
Reviewed 17 February 2015

The only thing special about this restaurant was...well, nothing. Service was adequate. Atmosphere was lacking. Food was just okay. Filled the void. Would I go back? No. Would I recommend to a friend? No. I have to admit it was crowded, so maybe I was...More

Thank Carol V
Reviewed 6 February 2015

The menu described Italian cuisine.....we were dissatisfied with the salad (no real taste to the greens); the spaghetti was starchy tasting, the sauce tasted like canned tomato sauce with no seasoning. It was a very family-children patronized setting and very reasonably priced, but the food...More

Thank 88ALM
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Good food and not very expensive, in general food in SA is not very expensive and quite good, but this was a good choice, to be recomended

Thank Fernando1806
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  • Address: Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton City, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
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