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Troyeville Hotel

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1403 Albertina Sisulu Road | Corner Wilhemeina Street, formerly 25 Bezuidenhout Street, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
+27 11 402 7709
10:00 - 22:00
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

At the Troyeville Hotel you can choose to sit in the restaurant at the back with one of the best views over the urban jungle that is Hillbrow close to the Ellis Park Rugby stadium or in the rowdy but atmospheric sports bar in the body of this traditional early 20th century pub where there is a mixed clientele from... More 

Thank BrianDebnam
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90 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place for lunch, very authentic Portuguese/Mozambican food- prawns, fish, chicken livers, etc. Friendly service, especially to the kids, and personal service from the manager owner. Secure parking round the back of the hotel, strongly recommend.

Thank AndySmal
Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant sells Mozambique food and has huge plates. If you are hungry and you like to eat with your hands, it is fantastic. It was not so easy to find the place.

Thank 956Dimitrij
Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

About the only place in downtown Johannesburg which white people still frequent. We had great food including Mozambique prawns and rabbit. Nice to see locals in the bar sipping Castles and a busy restaurant throughout the afternoon. Don't miss to see a bit of authentic life in the city.

Thank mikeynaas
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Food good .smoking section. The food is great and the prices are ok. They stock the 2m beer for the boys from Lm

Thank Rui G
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

If you're planning to eat here on a weekend, it's advisable to book in advance as the place can fill up very quickly. I honestly cannot find fault with the extensive menu, and have never disappointed. Service and food of the highest standard -- and that at affordable prices.

Thank johannesb351
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120 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Went for a quiet midweek lunch and was expecting the restaurant to be empty but to our surprise it was pretty full and hosting a company lunch. The service was still excellent and our waiter was attentive and friendly. The prawns were superb, cooked exactly right in the true Portuguese way. Chips were fresh and hand cut and beers were... More 

Thank AfricanQueen67
Johannesburg, South Africa
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72 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Had a business meeting there recently and all 5 of us agreed that the restaurant still maintains it's charm and serves good food. I had the prawn curry, still one of the best I have tasted while the other diners chose a variety of dishes. All enjoyed the meal and some newbies will be going back. A tip- park behind... More 

Thank Alan S
Johannesburg, South Africa
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732 reviews
430 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Troyeville Hotel is an institution in Johannesburg, the serve excellent prawns and french fries, and the starters of calamari and chicken livers served with chorizo sausage cuts is also perfect. Their peri-peri never disappoints. We were served by Maezinha, great attitude and prompt service.

Thank Hooggenoeg
Secunda, South Africa
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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Flamingo Resturant at the back of Troyville Hotel. Parking at the back of the hotel off Princess Street. A pedestrian stair leads up to the Resturant. Security guard and car guard. Seafood is fresh and by far the best choice on the menu.

Thank Kevin S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 22
Bar, Portuguese, Seafood, European, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 Albertina Sisulu Road | Corner Wilhemeina Street, formerly 25 Bezuidenhout Street, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 402 7709
The Troyeville has been serving award winning Portuguese food for decades. We pride ourselves on sourcing the best ingredients and cooking them simply and deliciously. Our menu and wine list can be found on our web site. Our blackboard is full of special dishes that are inspired by the market. We often feature several different fish and prawn dishes.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?