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The Greenside Cafe

44 Gleneagles Road | Greenside, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 646 3444
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (3 reviews)
“sushi” (3 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
44 Gleneagles Road | Greenside, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food - the Shooting Star is heavenly. BUT the service is slow and the level of disinterest does not match the character / essence of the restaurant. The open kitchen is loud (we were there on a cold evening so did not have the...More

Thank maythambailey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First the hostess just stared at us as we came in. Does she not say "hello" to incoming guests? We had to ask if the place was open even though there were people eating and staff present. Perusing the desert part of the menu I...More

Thank RiverLJB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a quiet Saturday lunchtime and had a great Filling and wholesome meal. We had the fresh squeezed pineapple with pineapple and the Tumeric Chai was refreshing. For mains we had the Bolognaise pizza and the Buddha. Portions are large and filling. Food takes...More

Thank williamjwillis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited yesterday with my family. My son's dream to visit restaurant was a nightmare for me.The restaurant was full but the choice was poor and the food was really not tastefull.In Joburg are much better option if you want to eat vegetables only.

Thank Kvolkova
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I'm from Australia and have been struggling to find many decent healthy options in JBurg. I'm so glad I tried Greenside we have been here at least twice a week since we found it a month ago. The burgers patties are made from wholefoods (not...More

1  Thank Freya P
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I was deliberately going there after having it found in the app happyCow and it was all worth of going there only to see the great menu that had! An all vegan menu is just heaven for a vegan :) The burger and smoothie were...More

Thank MariaMaria1607
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Right from the get go, we loved this place. The lovely 'meal blessing' on each table, to the extensive menu - everything was fantastic! Both my husband I enjoyed our fresh juice and our meal, as well as the lovely customer service. A must try!

Thank Renata R
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

You don't get any earthier than this. Smoothies to die for. Food that tantilises your taste buds to the extent that you force yourself to stop eating. #not good for the weight😂

Thank Helmut V
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Demetri always has the freshest most delicious food in town. Lovely lunch venue as the don't serve any alcohol. Veggie mince pie is divine, raw puddings are too and shooting stars are excellent. Best fresh juices in town. Service could use some help but overall...More

Thank 99julesm
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is was our first visit not only to this great vdgan resturaunt but also first visit to a vegan-only food resturaunt in general. What a great experience, we had the sushi and a wrap for starters, the wrap was delicious and the sushi beautifully...More

2  Thank Colleen L
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Samuel S
11 June 2016|
Response from LindaThompson | Reviewed this property |
The Greenside Cafe is open on Friday and Saturday nights until 9:30 and until 5 pm on Sundays. It is closed on Mondays and open Tuesday to Sunday. Closes at 5 pm on Tuesday - Thursday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Gleneagles Road | Greenside, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 646 3444
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