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“Arguably one of the best steaks around”

The Bull Run Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 240 Restaurants in Sandton
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 15 - USD 30
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse, Grill
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Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The Bull Run has been around for a very long time. The service is always good, the quality of the food is always superb and you can be assured that if you are taking clients or overseas visitors, they will be pleased. We work often in the Balalaika Hotel so the Bull Run is easily accessible - they never let you down.

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Jörg Z, Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Dear 'mybeautifulworld2017'

Thank you for taking your time to write a review on 'tripadvisor'.

I am delighted that you enjoyed your evening with us and looking forward to your next visit.

Kind regards,
Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner on a Friday evening. No reservations were needed and it was not busy. Food was good. I had a steak with prawns and a salad with calamari. The service was good and quick. The only 'bad' thing was that my fries were a bit raw and could have been fried a bit longer.

Thank Jufinhk
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Jörg Z, Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Dear 'Jufinhk'

Thank you for taking your time to write a review on 'tripadvisor'. It is regrettable to read that you were not completely satisfied with your meal.

Did you raise any of your concerns with our management on duty that evening?
Please feel free to contact Andriano or Thobile under info@thebullrun.co.za for any further assistance.

Kind regards,
Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant several times in the past but this time we were disappointed for several reasons but still went there two nights in a row because the food and service is good.
The extensive building taking place in the vicinity spoils the atmosphere and driving there and parking is a problem.
The first night we both ordered filler steak with French fries. The stem was great, the sauce was inadequate and hardly covered the steak and the chips were the worst I have ever tasted. The second night I ordered the ribs which were delicious but had to order mashed potato because I could not face those terrible chips again. My wife ordered the "Christmas in July "special set menu which included turkey and gammon. She enjoyed her 3 course meal.
The service was excellent on both nights that we dined at the restaurant.

Thank Peter H
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Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear 'Peter H'

Thank you for taking your time to write a review on 'tripadvisor'. It is regrettable to read that you were not completely satisfied with your meal.

Did you raise any of your concerns with our management on duty that evening?
Please feel free to contact Andriano or Thobile under info@thebullrun.co.za for any further assistance.

Kind regards,
Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We only had the one night at the hotel next door. After looking at a few reviews in the area it became clear that this was the place to be. We had two entrees along with two fillet steaks and a good bottle of red wine. The service was exceptional and the food didn't disappoint either.The best steak ive had in a long time.

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Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear 'An_Em25'

Thank you for taking your time to write a review on 'tripadvisor'.

I am delighted that you enjoyed your evening with us and looking forward to your next visit.

Kind regards,
Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Very professional management. It's a well decorated place with a historic taste. We tried Ostrich and deer meat which were not great. So go with beef :)

Thank letmetellyou90
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Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear 'letmetellyou90'

Thank you for taking your time to write a review on 'tripadvisor'. It is regrettable to read that you were not completely satisfied with your ostrich and dear meat.

Did you raise any of your concerns with our management on duty that evening?
Please feel free to contact Andriano or Thobile under info@thebullrun.co.za for any further assistance.

Kind regards,
Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

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