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Cafe del Sol Classico

Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 704 6493
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood risotto” (23 reviews)
“pavlova” (25 reviews)
“beef wellington” (14 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 812 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Every time I have been there, I have always been treated to amazing food. The owners are fantastic and make you feel like you are in their own house rather than a restaurant. Always a pleasure eating here and is just hidden away for a...More

Thank Tristan S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We've been regular customers for many years. Had a really Great business lunch last week. The service and food was really outstanding. The stuffed squid and lamb as good as always.

Thank Gideon57
Reviewed 1 week ago

They offer the most delicious food in Jhb and have a lovely environment and great staff. We are regular patrons here for our special occasions.

Thank DJ H
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the feedback and support. Always a pleasure to host you at Cafe del Sol Classico and hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was great and there was a beautiful warm homely feel to it. The chef went out of their way to provide an egg free pasta as well as gluten free. Thank you.

Thank uysingh
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you and glad that we could assist. Hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am moving to this area shortly so thought to try out one of the local restaurants. I made a great choice. The menu is extensive, the service good and the food fantastic. It is rather crammed and quite loud at times but overall, a...More

Thank scottymcscotterson
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Welcome to the area and glad that you decided to pop in!! It was such a pleasure to host you at Classico and glad that we could share the Italian CDS Culture with you. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I find the restaurant ambiance great, the location is not wonderful and the menu is quite limited if you are a healthy eater. Lots of pasta and of course the deserts are wonderfully tempting

Thank Glynnis76
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to write a review. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited cafe del sol in the first week of October for a family Sunday lunch. Called the restaurant the morning of the day we wanted to visit. Even though they were quite booked up they made a plan to fit us in (6adults2children and...More

Thank Djcain
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate the feedback and support. Hope to see you back soon Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding restaurant and consistently good ! Still love the original in Olivedale, the chicken and risotto is my favourite along with the stuffed calamari. The desserts are also fab - love the homemade ice cream.

Thank 105carolineh
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Caroline for the positive words and feedback. Hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best food, best service. Staff was amazingly spot on. Food was the best and great atmosphere. My favorite dinning place!

Thank Incrediblet0urs
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the positive feedback. It was such a pleasure to host you and thank you for the support. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant food!!!! Service was aduquite, the waiter was a bit aloof... but not terrible! The food was top quality! I'd recommend this restaurant!

Thank jannelbee
cafedelsolsa, Public Relations Manager at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Ohh no thank you for the feedback Jannel. Glad that the food lived up to your expectation. Warm Regards The Cafe del Sol Classico team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 704 6493
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