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Il Giardino Degli Ulivi

44 Stanley Avenue | Sunnyside, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
+27 11 482 4978
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (24 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:45 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
44 Stanley Avenue | Sunnyside, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

44 Stanley is very popular with business people and families alike, so it is important to book in advance. Parking can be a bit challenging. There a some nice shops, in particular the popular antiques venue, so it may be a good idea to go...More

Thank Leon V
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Third time at this restaurant - love the food, ambiance and they had a terrific live band (Runaway Train)! Brought my Mom-in-Love for the experience and together we had a fun day put together. We will keep returning to this great restaurant in a lovely...More

Thank tripreviewTC
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My friend and I were looking for a cosy place to have a coffee, we saw a beautiful fire in the courtyard it was really pleasant. The cake and the cappuccino are excellent so is the teamwork!! Can't wait to come back again!

Thank journelv
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We visited for Sunday lunch and enjoyed the live music.Service and atmosphere was great.You could be anywhere in Europe,

Thank 1959Hennie
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

What a disappointment. We were hoping to have a beautiful Sunday lunch. What made us choose this Restuarant were the crowds we saw sitting at the restaurant. I ordered tea and I was never offered milk, which I waited for 15 minutes. The food took...More

Thank Mosa M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I visited the venue with my family. We were seated in the courtyard which was really pleasant. The food was well presented and tasty. I had a delicious veg pizza. There was a live band which greatly enhanced the whole experience. Damage was R 1600...More

Thank Hunch123
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Every time I have been, I haven't been disappointed. The food is well prepared and you can have an easy afternoon or early supper with wine.

Thank ragingpoet
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Loved the variety of meals on the menu, and the pizza was simply delicious. Could have prioritized speed however but not too concerned about it. Generally great service.

Thank Monde N
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We're in a big group and we got a terrible table with uncomfortable benches. Service was very slow and waitress was unfriendly. Ordered two dishes all all of them were finished (they should tell you before you start reading the menu). Ended up having the...More

1  Thank edubimonte
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This restaurant swings because of the extremely good group. As opposed to background music this is loud and music for dancing. This restaurant is very full for Sunday lunch and I advise booking for a Sunday. Service is slow but with the music time passes....More

Thank watchman2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:45 - 21:00
11:45 - 21:00
11:45 - 21:00
11:45 - 21:00
11:45 - 21:00
23:45 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Stanley Avenue | Sunnyside, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 482 4978
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