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Off William Nichol Drive | Monticasino, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 511 1986
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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Good value for money at Monte Casino!. Lovely Italian food. Friendly staff & nice Italian vibe Situated at a quitter spot at Monte Casino

Thank Annemie O
Christina Lake, Canada
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84 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We were a large group and had a great time. Friendly staff and tasty food made it a great evening. Thank you for a special evening. Great to sit and watch people too.

Thank Casper V
london, ontario
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Excellent service, ?Carlton was so attentive to our every needs, varied foods were tried by different family members, all meals were excellent.

1 Thank charlotte2316
Singapore, Singapore
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56 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Great people good service - appetisers were wonderful however mains not so fantastic. Good wine selection and kids enjoyed Zero wifi which we asked 4 times to get to work . Staff great in the end and reduced bill due to poor food for mains Maybe a bad night as it was a great looking place and deserves better food... More 

Thank Bigjim8282
Hoedspruit, Limpopo
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have review this Restaurant before and visited it again recently and found their menu selection and their wine list to be varied and exciting. The meals we had here were still superb and their wine prices do not break the bank. On Fridays and over the weekends there is often musicians preforming on the sidewalk near to the Jacaranda... More 

Thank HappyChappie2010
Potchefstroom, South Africa
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

One of my favorite restaurants at Monte Casino, but twice we went to eat there after a show, and the all the staff is in clean up mode and you wait so much longer, I feel for a Casino of there size and popularity they can rather have a set closing time, then clean up the place, rather then making... More 

Thank Igmar M
Nairobi, Kenya
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I had the seafood pasta and it was amazing. Flavorsome, full of prawn, calamari and mussels in a delicious creamy sauce. Great service and pleasant atmosphere. If you get the opportunity it is well worth it.

Thank CCBeach1211
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Gosh dissapointed Not good value for money. Seafood platter for 1 very mediocre not worth the money ....who serves crab sticks on a platter I swapped them for prawns (small &overcooked) my husbands lamb chops overcooked and tiny. We don't have a problem with paying but we expect quality. I feel this restaurant is overpriced for what they promise. However... More 

Thank swazi50
Bloemfontein, South Africa
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66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Enjoyed a wonderful dinner. The waiter was friendly, the service good and the food fantastic. I would recommend the lamb shank.

Thank CRT1977
Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Some great Italian food to be had, whether it be pasta or pizza. The restaurant is well situated and the ambiance adds to the experience. Good value for a family dinner out.

Thank Wade V P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Off William Nichol Drive | Monticasino, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 511 1986

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?