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Gilroy's Brewery

$$ - $$$, ,
Ngwenya Glass Village, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 796 3020
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pies” (10 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ngwenya Glass Village, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Ngwenga Glass market at the Brewey. No beer today but a Lovely family outing for breakfast & coffees at the market. Lots of stands selling yummy treats (pancakes, burgers, cheeses, wines, fudge, etc).

Thank Candz33
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I know that the brewery is not on sight but we were able to taste the beer that gets made. The one dark ale was very good. Food was typical pub fare with pies; fish and chips and "English Pub" type food. The pies were...More

Thank boereklong
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Attended the establishment on the first Sunday of August, when they have their monthly market day and had a ball; a holiday about 100 km from home. Atmosphere great, company excellent, both known and newly met. magnificent variety of foods on offer. definitely a must,...More

Thank Margaret - Eric N
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Good food, love the fish, chips and mashy mint peas. Good beer but can become crowded and noisy on weekends and booking is then required. Serious Ale the best.

Thank Johan1035
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Visited Gilroys on Mother's day with a group of 12+. Very busy so food took almost an hour to be served. Pork belly and mash, and pies were good. My son enjoyed the spaghetti and mince.

Thank Colette C
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Fun place with on Sunday afternoon life music. Looked like everybody had fun, even dancing on stage. Beer great, can't judge the food.

Thank spamobile
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite places in Johannesburg. Very chilled vibe, especially for a Sunday afternoon. Amazing live music with some old school classics. Food is great (pies are a must). Beer is great (Gilroys brew their own craft beer). Also a nice play area for...More

Thank SashenMoodley
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We went to Gilroy's for a birthday. The food was from great to average, depending on what we ordered. The pies are delicious, one of the kind. The steak was okay, but fish had too much batter, so its impressive size was actually very fake....More

Thank KirillOussov
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We are regular - Two or three times a year - visitors to Gilroy's. Over the past 9 years they have never disappointed. This past weekend we took some "first timers". They had loads of fun during the "beer tasting experience", as amusing and entertaining...More

Thank Tamcs74
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Visiting the Gilroy's Brewery will not disappoint. It has a variety of stall available and a overall great atmosphere.

Thank Jessica G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ngwenya Glass Village, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 796 3020
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