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Rio Sol Portuguese Restaurant

13 Orwell Drive | Three Rivers, Vereeniging 1929, South Africa
+27 16 423 3333
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good47%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
“creme brulee” (4 reviews)
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Portuguese, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13 Orwell Drive | Three Rivers, Vereeniging 1929, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Relaxed atmoshere in a family restaurant wich offers a menu with a very large variety of choices of meat, fish, seafood and pizza. Good variey of starters and dessetrs as well. The managent is very friendly and helpfull and the service is good.

Thank k0siem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Prices very competitive and portions sufficient, great quality. A place to visit in the Vaal. Staff on the ball and very efficient.

Thank Sarel V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lately the food quality seem to downgrade while prices seem to upgrade. Pretty standard curry with standard rice and high price

Thank Marius F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a pleasure to have a meal at this restaurant. From the friendly greetings at the door from the manager to the exceptional waiters. The food is off high quality and always delicious. My all time favourite. Thank you Mrs Pillay.

Thank lutch21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

excellent food....we did have the seafood platter that was just great. Thank you for a perfect lunch with family!

Thank Haneke C
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Although we did not have a reservation, the manager went out of his way to give us a lovely table and we were happy to experience great service levels and fresh, well prepared and beautifully presented seafood.

Thank abcdef493
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We are frequent visitors to Rio Sol restaurant in Three Rivers because the food is just so good. I can recommend the Ricardo Prawns and Snails Three Ways for the starter as well as the grilled calamari, codfish a bras and anything with prawns in...More

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The food here is so amazing, the family vibe is excellent if that is what you are looking for! This Restaurant is outstanding and defiantly a must visit. Thank you so much guys, such welcoming staff!! LOVE!

Thank Huckleberry R
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Great lunch and surprising well priced for the quality! A must if you are in the area! The chorizo was amazing as were the prawns. Kids eat free before 7pm

Thank LindyBarbour
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We wanted to eat somewhere local after the Vaal marathon. The restaurant accommodated us at short notice; they couldn't have been more accommodating of a group of sweaty runners despite a full restaurant. The food was outstanding; perfectly cooked prawns, excellent flat chicken with some...More

Thank JWT-1964
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 16:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Orwell Drive | Three Rivers, Vereeniging 1929, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Vereeniging
  • Phone Number: +27 16 423 3333
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