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Cafe del Sol Classico

Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 704 6493
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We had dinner at Cafe del Sol - a lovely restaurant with a great ambiance, friendly staff and great food. The menu offers a good variety and food is fresh and tasty. Make sure you reserve a table before you go as the restaurant was...More

1  Thank Rya-Mari M
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was such a pleasure to host you for dinner. We hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I wrote a review on this restaurant a month ago, giving it rave reviews. I wish I knew how to take my old review down as it is hard to believe that this is the same restaurant. Having raved about it to family, we decided...More

1  Thank CatFBR
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate you bringing this under our attention. We strive for an excellent service and quality and will have to investigate why the standard was not maintained throughout you special birthday dinner. We are very...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

We were having dinner in Cafe del sol classico, and it was amazing. we had ravioli of the day, which was really good, and another pasta dish and mushroom risotto which were great as well. For desert we had the Crepe Suzetta which was amazing...More

1  Thank bdelad
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was such a pleasure to host you at Cafe del Sol Classico. We hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Great Italian food, best service in Johannesburg. Owner in attendance. Be sure to try the mushroom risotto and chocolate tart

1  Thank Albertonvernon
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. It was such a pleasure to host you at Cafe del Sol Classico. Hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Best Meal I had in a long time. My best was the Chocolate Tart (Sex Tart) Dark Chocolate tart...mmmmmm Absolutely amazing

1  Thank achaia278
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thank you so much and glad that the you enjoyied the chocolate tart. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Went there in April and it was absolutely brilliant. We went there many years ago and I have always wanted to go back. The food was as good as I remember. Starters was brilliant. The halumi cheese starter was light and original. Chicken livers was...More

1  Thank Richard N
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Richard, thank you for the positive feedback. Cafe del Sol Classico is 10 years old this year time just goes by so quickly. It was such a pleasure to host you and hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Went to this restaurant last Wednesday the15th March with my husband, sister niece and her son.it was my second visit but first for my husband. Had an excellent meal, service was great, very attentive with a family touch.restaurant was very busy and yet we never...More

1  Thank ingiec2016
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to write a review. Hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Great experience, I came as a critic only to be humbled by the service I got from the welcome to the goodbyes. Waiter Graham took us from the door and sat us in the separate dinning room where he treated us like royalty. Waiter very...More

1  Thank jose p
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback, it was such a pleasure to host you at Cafe del Sol Classico and to share the Culture with you. Hope to see you back soon. Warm Regard The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful experience at cafe del sol, great food, brilliant wine and excellent company. Service was fantastic, no complaints!

1  Thank alistair b
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you so much Alistair. Hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 14 March 2017

This place is a MUST! Great food, exceptional. Venue is nice, modern, although in a shopping mall. But dont let the venue put you off

1  Thank VonVintlo
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for visiting Cafe del Sol Classico in Olivedale. Hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 704 6493
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