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Turn 'n Tender

Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 268 2107
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (25 reviews)
“steak” (102 reviews)
“kosher meat” (3 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

First class meal. Great service from Calvin. Ate chicken, burgers and calamari. Quite pricy but worth it every time

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

One cannot help but keep going back to the same restaurant. We all want to try new things but going to TNT you know you will always have a great meal with great service. As long as they maintain the quality of the ribs, which...More

Thank Lance G
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Outstanding rump.point steak done perfectly. Excellent service and lovely outdoor seatting area.Really enjoyable evening and very good value for money. .

1  Thank LEROY A
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Had a family dinner at Turn and Tender in Illovo. Have been here several times and have always had a good experience. Brian and his staff are always so welcoming. The food and service was excellent and the corkage price very reasonable. The reputation of...More

1  Thank T3888WGchristopher
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Service, food and atmosphere very excellent, that's a place to be. Staff is so welcoming always smiling , the ROB is the steak to die for.

1  Thank Nqaba M
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

You can't come to South African and miss out on a good hearty steak and those at Turn & Tender are nom-a-nom!! Lovely warm atmosphere which is good for any gathering. Mine was a family affair with 3 generations all in attendance and all well...More

1  Thank Penn J
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food with good service and an expansive menu. All told a pleasant experience but the bathrooms could be cleaner, perhaps an automatic freshener would improve the experience.

1  Thank tony_rolo
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Restaurant was full and the vibe was fantastic. They presented the cuts of meat before we ordered which was a nice touch. We all had different steaks and they were all cooked perfectly and there were 7 empty plates at the end of the evening....More

1  Thank Gavin O
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Staff are amazing, very pleasant and well trained ! The steaks are great and a huge variety on the menu! Well worth a visit!

1  Thank Joy M
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Found restaurant to have good service. Calamari starter was great, Espetada had no wow factor, I have had much better, chips weren't that great either, Capo chino was great

1  Thank JAL047
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
23:30 - 00:00
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12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 268 2107
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