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News Cafe Rivonia

Cnr Rivonia Boulevard & 9th Ave, Johannesburg 2191, South Africa
+27 11 234 0164
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good46%
  • Average27%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
28 Feb 2017
“Not the same anymore”
15 Feb 2017
“To serve or not to serve that is the question ...”
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CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, International, Contemporary, Pub, Healthy
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Cnr Rivonia Boulevard & 9th Ave, Johannesburg 2191, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 6 July 2017

My colleague and I went for a drink after a busy day in the office. Being a regular red wine drinker, I ordered a glass of red wine and my colleague a beer. The smell and taste of the wine didn't seem right, and seemed...More

Thank RyanMillerCAG
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We frequently go to your restaurant on Sunday's to watch the band and usually the service and everything is so great. This time around you really let us down. I phoned in to book a table of 7, which I then changed in advance to...More

Thank cherel_travel
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We were seated and given a choice where to be seated as it was a rainy Sunday and there was a live band Due to the rain we couldn't get a seat close to the band which was sad but either way all was well...More

Thank Hospitality23
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Best Breakfast we have eaten, a real farmhouse breakfast, so tastfull, everything was fresh, the excotic fruit juices is something out of this world. The staff and the service was outstanding, thankyou.

Thank ciochavelle
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Friday afternoon when no one wants to work,walk down to newcafe,have a quick lunch,and a break from the madness,was awsome

Thank Natasha G
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Its a nice place with good food and nice service.. Not that happening except on sunday's. You have live bands playing 4pm till the cafe closes. For rest of the days its just an ordinary cafe but highly recommended on Sunday afternoon/evenings

Thank safdar k
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We have had slow service on two separate midday visits to this news cafe. It was difficult to get the attention of staff and it was hard to find them too. On both occasions it was cold and we ordered sherry with our coffee. On...More

Thank Wayne and Mari K
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Stopped with some friends for a drink and we were pleasantly surprised with how alive this bar is. The clientele is young and young at heart type with hop pop and kwaito music blurring in the speakers. The DJ is really good and the drink...More

Thank Nii Amah D
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Stopped in on a saturday afternoon with a decent size group, service was awesome and quick and food was pretty good.

Thank _jrnajarian
Reviewed 29 April 2016

The place is not bad but i must that the service is really good and you will be more than happy to comeback just for that.

Thank sharonpitso
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, International, Contemporary, Pub, Healthy
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Rivonia Boulevard & 9th Ave, Johannesburg 2191, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 234 0164
  • E-mail
Description
News Cafe is a high street cafe, award-winning cocktail bar and entertainment venue that offer's a unique, relaxed and entertaining dining experience. The premium menu choices and overall experience has been created by a professional team, who are dedicated to giving our guests a little more than they expect. News Cafe - it's relevant, it's aspirational, it's exciting and it's about the vibe.
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