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“Wonderful venue and fantastic food” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Silver Orange Bistro

Silver Orange Bistro
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Restaurant details
Good for: Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Dining options: After-hours, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Johannesburg, South Africa
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“Wonderful venue and fantastic food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014

We went to this restaurant after seeing it was number one on trip advisor for the area. We were not disappointed. It is a lovely venue and the service was friendly and efficient, despite the restaurant being quite busy. I had the duck and fig samoosa started, which was delicious, and we both had the fillet steak with gorgonzola. This was probably the best steak I have ever tasted. We couldn't manage dessert but are determined to go back and try other items on the menu. Worth a trip to Hartbeespoort from Joburg especially if you live that side of town.

  • Visited August 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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English first
Pretoria, South Africa
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Hidden treasure!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2014

One of the places to get to from Pretoria for some excellent dining, great wines, very nice delicate food, just to recommend , it is worth the drive!

Visited May 2014
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Scotland
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53 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Absolutely superb”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

Without the slightest doubt one of the best meals I've had anywhere, ever.
Excellent and welcoming service, and food that was simply splendid. There was a lot to choose from on the menu, and ended up plumping for something a bit different - crocodile and warthog carpaccio. It was beautifully presented and exquisitely tasty. Judging by the satisfied faces of my colleagues it would have been largely irrelevant what I'd chosen such was the quality. Main course was from the specials - Springbok - and again possibly the best cooked meat I've ever had, then topped off with a pinotage and berry sorbet.
Simply cannot fault the evening.
Brilliant

  • Visited July 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank TwoCarpets
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Terwolde, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
“Delicious”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

The owners and our hosts at the ostrich manor recomended this excellent restaurant.
We had a superb lunch, top quality food and wines. It is a must to visit if you are in the hartebeespoort area.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank 6759havic
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Singapore, Singapore
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Great Food and Quaint Ambiance”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed my lunch at the Silver Orange Bistro. Menu had a good selection of dishes. I particularly enjoyed the scallops starter and the seafood stew. No complaints about the service and we enjoyed the quaint ambiance.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank pppeters
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