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Throbbing Strawberry

Shop 1, Douglasdale Village | Leslie Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 704 6982
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Pizza, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Shop 1, Douglasdale Village | Leslie Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Throbbing strawberry is my old time favorite restaurant. The vibe and atmosphere is always on point. Customer service excellent. I was a bit dissatisfied with my main meal (duck) it was overcooked and as a results not tasty. Try and not overcook it cause it...More

Thank silindilec
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Delicious fiery prawn pasta dish then the most gorgeous Mille Feuille.... will definitely go back Bustly atmosphere - friendly staff

Thank spagsone
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We're new to JHB and went to Throbbing Strawberry on recommendation of friends after seeing it while at Hogs Head. The food and vibe is excellent but the service was pathetic. The hostess seated us at an unlaid table (despite having a reserved sign on...More

Thank Princessetami
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

As a restaurant visited many times before in it's longish existence, an impromptu visit For sundowners and snacks,, became a longer than intended visit due to its convivial atmosphere which happens there from time to time, ladies due like this place and the formula obviously...More

Thank 891kirstens
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Great place. Nice atmosphere and vibe. Fantastic menu with lots of options. Food was great from starter to mains. Fair priced. We booked for a Tuesday evening. Good thing we did as the restaurant was full. Will definately recommend and go back.

Thank Nelus R
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Has an amazing atmosphere in the winter and we had the most attentive and pleasant waitress called Ashleigh . We shared pasta pescatore and it was worth the money as had a lot of prawns and yummy seafood pieces in it ... my dad had...More

Thank Brett M
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

On a Wednesday night the place was quite busy but received a super welcome by the receptionist. Cosy place with options where to sit. Vast menu with great wine list. Loved the Rose Black Oystercatcher. I had the oxtail which was soft and juicy and...More

Thank Bggl
Reviewed 26 May 2017

A group of friends and I went for dinner at the Throbbing strawberry. We hadn't met up in a while and thought it would be a nice evening with some awesome cocktails and a nice meal. The cocktails were ok however, the service was shocking...More

Thank Tleesn
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Welcoming ,bright colours patio and smiling staff. I liked listening to soft notes while enjoying meat dish. Tranquil atmosphere. Stylish with a vibe.

Thank Bongzah
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Very good food and vibe. Had the wrapped rump.... Delicious. Great service and friendly staff. Will definitely come back here again!

Thank Ashleigh L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1, Douglasdale Village | Leslie Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 704 6982
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