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Primafila monte casino

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Monte casino, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 511 2223
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had dinner and drinks here before a show and was not impressed. The white sauce of the pasta was burnt badly and inedible, when we sent it back and asked for a replacement the manager recommended another pasta which again had the burnt white sauce. What a disappointment. Steer clear!

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Thank Cooky_James
Johannesburg, South Africa
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85 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner at this restaurant with family, We were quite a large group and the waiter handled it well. Service is very good and friendly with a wide variety of choices on the menu. You can eat almost anything here at very reasonable prices.

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Thank TravelFunJMBM
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

So on Friday we had dinner at primafilla at monte casino ....the ambience was excellent as its in a good location and was close to the live band that was performing on the night We ordered our meals and had a good waitress she was friendly and kind ...we both ordered chicken .one order was a order of chicken wings... More 

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Thank Hospitality23
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Carpaccio not really up to scratch, and not helped by the large helping of mushroom and celery. Snails were quite good but then the chicken wings and calamari again lacked flavour /substance.

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Came here with friends from Joburg, as Brits we were pleasantly surprised to not have to make a reservation despite the busy time of evening. Well staffed and was nice to have same server all evening. Food was good but nothing out of the ordinary however a nice introduction to ZA. food came in good time.

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Thank Amez99
Pretoria, South Africa
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here on a fairly busy Saturday evening. Service was good and food too. We mostly had pizza at our table. Pizza Pollo was tasty, perhaps a bit heavy on the sweet chilli sauce.

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Thank djza
Johannesburg, South Africa
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely family dinner at Primalfila Monte Casino. Food was delicious. Nine Inch Ale craft beer was yummy. The service was brilliant. Will definitely go back.

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Thank lornabarnard
Johannesburg, South Africa
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96 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We went for a quick bite before a show. The service was prompt and friendly, the food was good, the portions were decent. The variety of cocktails is well priced. Excellent place for people watching.

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Thank KirillOussov
Hamilton, New Zealand
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Came to this restaurant about 15 years ago. Food is still as good as I remember. Calamari and pizza is to die for.

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Thank JP M
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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We came to this place for a family dinner on Christmas Day. 1) The waiter took men orders differently than women. With men he offered alternatives but not women 2) when we ordering steaks they never Told us it came with a sauce on top (bbq) nor did the menu but the waiter asked (the men only) if we wanted... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monte casino, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 511 2223

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