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D6 District Six Eatery

Corner Greenhill and Barry Hertzog Road, | Emmarentia, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 486 7226
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“samosas” (7 reviews)
“bobotie” (6 reviews)
“lamb curry” (6 reviews)
Open Now
2:30 am - 2:30 pm Hours
African, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Corner Greenhill and Barry Hertzog Road, | Emmarentia, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

If you like Malay food go there: Denningsvleis excellent!, Tamatie bredie Excellent. Decor suits the eatery. Fridge tart was light and fluffy.

Thank DDR1234
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I've been to this restaurant before (for dinner, and enjoyed the experience), and recently we decided rather spontaneously to try it out for lunch. There was nobody else around but the owner and chef, Grace, who welcomed us with a hug. This is obviously an...More

1  Thank KendallPetersen
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I really do enjoy South African food and it is a pity that more places do not serve it. You feel as though you have arrived in the Cape when you walk in. The welcome is traditional and genuine. So much for the atmosphere the...More

Thank 859iainh
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Good selection of traditionally Cape Malay cuisine with really friendly service. The generous serving of Lamb Curry was excellent and the meal was wrapped up with an epic home style Tipsy Tart, Awesome meals all round and all at a reasonable pricing.

Thank WaynePozarycki
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

What a great little restaurant serving really delicious food, in a great atmosphere. Grace and her team are fabulous. I would highly recommend this lovely little spot.

Thank KirstenVR
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This is an authentic place with a wonderful owner/chef who is really hands on. Warm Cape hospitality

Thank JohanVanRooyen
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I have eaten here a few times and have to finally admit that I am now tired of the same menu & settings. The prices are over the top and the service level does not warrant these costs either. Lovely restaurant to try out otherwise.

Thank Carol Anne M
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I didn't have time to sit down, so I ordered the smoorsnoek (braised barracuda) with cabbage and potato to go. I was looking forward to it, since it had been years since I had it while living in Cape Town. I had a certain taste...More

Thank Des1963
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this little gem. Food was tasty, and the gorgeous decor is so fitting. It's a great spot if you enjoy since traditional 'cape' treats

Thank lereato25paleesa
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Great place so much character, so Cape Town .... loved the fish sellers on the corner too. Bobotie and lamb curry the best. Worth a visit.

Thank Dewy W
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
2:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Greenhill and Barry Hertzog Road, | Emmarentia, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 486 7226
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