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Lekgotla - CLOSED

5 Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 884 9555
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
30 Jun 2014
“Closed. No longer in Nelson Mandela Square”
22 Feb 2014
“Closed Closed Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
5 Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 1 July 2014

Nice restaurant, but they closed and are no longer in Nelson Mandela Square. This is confirmed on their Facebook page.

1  Thank karmor
Reviewed 23 February 2014

I do not know why this restaurant is still listed as it closed down some time ago. It should really be removed from this website.

2  Thank Virat D
Reviewed 11 February 2014

The Hard Rock Café is now where Lekgotla used to be. Coul'd not find anything on the net about this. Even the Nelson Mandela Square webpage hasn't been Updates about this! Lekgotla was a very nice restaurant and I was dissappointed that it's no longer...More

2  Thank quad4all
Reviewed 14 October 2013

I really enjoyed the authentic South African cuisine. The service was excellent as was the atmosphere. I would highly recommend this restaurant located in Madella Square.

Thank pgow
Reviewed 16 September 2013 via mobile

My wife and I arrived in Johannesburg for our honeymoon and we wanted South African food. Sandton isn't exactly the hot bed of all things African. It is a very European influenced area. We asked the concierge at our hotel for suggestions on restaurants in...More

Thank marshcanon
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We have visited this restaurant in Febuary and loved everything about it. The atmosphere, the service, the food and there was even some entertainment. We were very disappointed to find out the restaurant was closed when we returned to Johannesburg in August. One of the...More

Thank Marleen H
Reviewed 25 August 2013

I had a great time at Lekgotla in Mandela Square. Very good food, large portions, value for money prices and superb customer service. Everyone was very friendly and professional. I will definitely go back there next time I visit Johannesburg.

Thank Yannis A
Reviewed 11 August 2013

We cannot say enough positives about the Lekgolta Restaurant. The service and food are first class. It is a great way to get introduced to some basic African dishes while also being able to select other traditional options for those not inclined to try African...More

Thank JoeV314159
Reviewed 4 August 2013

This restaurant is located in Nelson Mandela Square and offers a great atmosphere and lovely African dining experience! Service wasn't the best however the food was delicious. Lamb shanks and the chicken curry were outstanding!Definitely recommend this place if you're visiting Sandton!

Thank SKI79
Reviewed 26 July 2013

We enjoyed eating dinner here while staying nearby in the Balalaika. We were looking for a menu that was a little bit more interesting than the standard fare that was served in many of the nearby restaurants. I was pleased with the array of vegetarian...More

1  Thank Marietta M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 884 9555
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