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Porterhouse Westgate

Ontdekkers Road, Roodepoort, South Africa
+27 11 472 6617
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
28 Mar 2018
“Maybe average”
7 Feb 2018
“Late dinner”
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Steakhouse, African
$$ - $$$
Ontdekkers Road, Roodepoort, South Africa
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I have fond memories from when this restaurant was in Westgate. This is the first I’ve been there since they moved. Staff are friendly and efficient. Sadly the food doesnt match the quality of the staff. The prices are quite high for the quality of...More

Thank Wikus E
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

It was several things...one, very friendly and two not so good. We had the Carvers special, which is like a small but marginal buffet. THe meet was dry and not so good, and the sides were nearly non existent, which might have been a favor....More

Thank Troutmonger
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Shop was clean and the waiters were very polite eager to serve. The food took some time to come. The food was average.

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I have been a regular at Porterhouse since they were first opened at Bright Water Commons and then Westgate and now Florida centre by the Spar. My boyfriend and i went for our usual Sunday lunch. This day i felt sick and i wanted a...More

Thank Esther H
Reviewed 2 March 2016

It is not easy to find eateries offering a varied menu and a restaurant with a pleasantly designed interior in the Roodepoort part of the world. Our landlady recommended this place and it did not disappoint. Internally it was large with several side rooms although...More

Thank colin_bishop1941
Reviewed 15 January 2016

On the spur of the moment, me and my dearly beloved decided to treat ourselves, and to go to a restaurant. I saw the name "Porterhouse" in Ontdekkers road Roodepoort, and in memory of the famous Porterhouse restaurant in Hillbrow in the early 80's, where...More

Thank DekkerA
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Was in town for 12 days for business and had dinner here by myself twice. The food is great and it looks like a good place to go with family. There were couples, families with kids, families with grand parents and people were generally quiet...More

Thank TessaZA
Reviewed 12 December 2015

This restaurant is now situated in Florida Junction. We had a family get-together here and the whole evening was very pleasant. The environment is average but the food and service are very good. The manager was always hovering around to ensure that everything was going...More

Thank MervynGatcke
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

Decor 5/10, service 5/10 steak was tender and grilled to perfection 8/10. Red wine per glass terrible 1/10. Steak was good though.

Thank BernardBarnardJnr
Reviewed 3 April 2015

The service was slow and the food cool. I like my food piping hot. I thought the menu was rather limited and unimaginative.

Thank JonathanSuch2013
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ontdekkers Road, Roodepoort, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Roodepoort
  • Phone Number: +27 11 472 6617
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