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1A 11th Avenue, Rivonia 2191, South Africa
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (11 reviews)
“great food” (8 reviews)
“lunch dinner” (2 reviews)
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Bar, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1A 11th Avenue, Rivonia 2191, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Drove past Hobart Centre this morning to stop for a quick coffee and saw Rickets open for breakfast. Thought to stop in and see what the breakfasts are about as I only know Rockets as a lunch dinner trade. Much to my surprise the breakfast...More

Thank Bbrent
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Too noisy and the food quality is inconsistant. Too much hype and not enough follow through. An owner on the floor with an embracing attitude and genuine concern and interaction with guests is required

Thank LaMamaFerndale
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

When we stay at nearby Rivonia b&b we come here for supper. Their steaks are amazing!!! Really love this place!

Thank Slie G
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I am prepared to fully support any organisation that is trying to raise money for Rhino Conservation so I feel slightly churlish being critical Fuel for Rhino's Bistro which has replaced Rocket Restaurant in Rivonia. The restaurant has retained the previous layout and has added...More

Thank Nick E
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Good food, great service... background music maybe a little too loud but one man's meat... Its a nice Friday night hangout.

Thank tapiwamafara
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Food was very good the Rocket pizza was one of my favourites good times having dinner with the wife or having a few cold ones with friends and enjoying the chilled relaxed vibes Rockets has to over. Definitely worth going and again and again

Thank Justin K
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Second visit to Rocket. First time we found a hair in our paty. The manager was called and explained it was the suppliers fault, need to mention that he actually brought the hair to the table while we were eating to prove that he had...More

Thank mike o
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Six of us went to Rocket, Rivonia, on Tuesday for dinner - it was absolutely shocking and we will never visit again. On entering, we were a little surprised that the waiters were wearing camo trousers? All the chairs at our table were damaged and...More

Thank 996christinen
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This is our local and we love it. Full but we generally get a spot, outside smoking for the party-goers, and casual. At last a new wine list... waiting for the revamped menu too!

Thank NixWellTravelled
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a great relaxed dinner on a Tuesday night. Great friendly service from all the staff. The food was excellent, will recommend in the future.

Thank rickinzim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1A 11th Avenue, Rivonia 2191, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Rivonia
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