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IL Rosso Bistro

107 Katherine Street, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 326 5430
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average0%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible6%
17 Jun 2016
“Excellent food”
3 Feb 2015
“Great pizzas and authentic italian food”
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Italian, European
107 Katherine Street, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

A wonderful restaurant, run by the man that raises the beef. Always a great welcome and a very effective tasting table in the square outside to tempt you in. But you closed, where are you now?

Thank Bignick263
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Thus far, my wife and I have ordered takeaways from this restaurant on three separate occasions and our experience has been nothing short of excellent on each one of those occasions. The venue (from what we saw seems neat and tidy - but I can...More

Thank Deepesh G
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Reviewed 9 January 2015

The compulsory tip policy should be banned. why should I give tip more than a days salary. the waiters get paid well in my opinion so why the compulsory tip

Thank deepak2100
Reviewed 14 December 2014

This place could have been our go-to bistro as we live close by. The food/menu is nice, the place has a cosy atmosphere. Such a shame that the owner (manager?) is so arrogant - not towards the customers, but towards his staff. We have witnessed...More

Thank GerberaVN
Reviewed 30 November 2014

Try the stuffed calamari, it's mouth watering. The owner's presence gives a warm welcome and ensures a great experience.

Thank YolandiPedersen
Reviewed 4 November 2014

This was a fabulous little eatery with great salads and other options. Something has gone horribly wrong. On the Friday night we visited the wine by the glass was described as 'vintage'...when the estate was actually Stellenzicht. Feeling some what frustrated I called the 'wine...More

Thank DineFrequently
Reviewed 30 September 2014

the food is always excellent and the service is attentive. A family run little gem where the owner is welcoming ( generally with a glass of wine) and the manager and chef Ryan is outstanding-a must try! Nothing is too much trouble for them and...More

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 19 September 2014

I went to dine there. The warm welcome made me come back. The food was excellent especially the beef fillet steak served with Madagascar sauce and French fries. Excellent!!! The staffs are great and service is rapid. A must try restaurant if you are nearby.

Thank rudleylutchmanen
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Although the restaurant itself is not specially posh or trendy, the bistro is very charming and the food is very good The owner was lovely, very welcoming and funny. I had the salmon pasta and it was wonderful. The pasta was al dente, the combination...More

1  Thank Spaussiesh
Reviewed 20 April 2014

Il Rosso has become a regular of ours. The diverse menu means that there is always something for everyone. The langoustines and veal are world class - fresh and cooked to perfection, and the fact that you can bring you own wine makes it a...More

1  Thank Georgina S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Katherine Street, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 326 5430
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