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Linksfield Terace Shopping Centre | Linksfield Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 882 1318
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A business associate and I had dinner here during Jan. Food was good and service was up there. So if you want a good meal at a good price. Don't wait

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Thank Michael E
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice meal .... very tasty and friendly staff ... would go back..... tried the kidneys which were excellent... all other 6 members of party thoroughly enjoyed it

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Thank Tony C
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52 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

It was our second time and one again this restaurant did not disappoint. The manageress is friendly and efficient and it looks as if she runs the place alone. The waiters are very good but could come across as being unfriendly. We had the best ox liver ever, have need had it this soft and tasty. I had the Tagliatelle... More 

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Thank Henry W
Johannesburg
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143 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Been a few times and always consistent quality of homely food. The tripe highly recommended so are all other dishes.

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Thank RuiFragoso
Johannesburg
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143 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Not the first time that I visit this restaurant and I am happy to see that the level of quality remain very good. Family Italian food freshly made. Good service with well trained staff.

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Thank RuiFragoso
Auburn, Alabama, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner tonight with friends at Er Buco. The owner was very attentive, and the restaurant was full of mostly regulars. At our table we ordered canneloni, saltimbuca, lamb shank and sirloin with pepper sauce. The food was nice, and the servers were fantastic from the garlic foccacia appetizer through the salad and main course, all the way to... More 

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Thank Pam B
Johannesburg, South Africa
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231 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

As we entered the smell put us off. Very cold inside they need to invest in some heating equipment. Poor service from a very unhappy looking waiter .Food was also very bland.

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Thank DB1076
Boksburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

We have been to Er Buco many many times and every time you have delicious food regardless of what you order and the service is great. What a pleasure to witness this level of consistency over 10 years we have been to this restaurant, regardless of day of week. Highly recommended for authentic Italian cuisine.

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Thank Dale7005
Johannesburg
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60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

This is always my first choice of restaurant, Italian or other, because the owner, Anna, is the original "Mama." I have been going there for over forty years, and I cannot remember one occasion where I have been disappointed. (Okay, once we pitched up and the whole restaurant had been booked out for a private function, so we were disappointed... More 

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Thank AkiJohannesburg
Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

We have eaten here twice and both times the meal was very average. I found my pasta dish to be very bland and my husbands gnocchi was very doughy. The rock shandy I had was very weak and I had to ask the waiter for more bitters. The worst was the coffee, I would think being an Italian restaurant that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Linksfield Terace Shopping Centre | Linksfield Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 882 1318
Description
An established independant restaurant on the east side of Johannesburg

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?