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The Foundry

$$ - $$$, Pizza,
Parktown Quarter, 3rd Avenue | Parktown North, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
+27 11 447 5828
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good53%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (41 reviews)
“bone marrow” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Bar, Pizza, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Parktown Quarter, 3rd Avenue | Parktown North, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is good, and the atmosphere is great. This restaurant can be very busy, so worth booking a table. The bar section is great, and often full of customers popping in after work for a pint and a snack. They have TVs for...More

Thank Nicola K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I used to go to Foundry but they changed the food menu. It’s still a nice pub with great atmosphere, good choice of beers and drinks but unfortunately they changed the food menu. While before was a great place for a dinner (I still remember...More

Thank Stefano P
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

First time here. Given that we go to places unannounced, this was yet my best pic. We were received well at the door and allowed to choose where to sit. The menu was had a lot of variety and the fact that every item is...More

Thank ntiyis0m
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

A group of us had dinner here. What an amazing place. Staff so helpful and friendly. Service was really good, even though the restaurant was full. Food was amazing. Highly recommend. Ribs special was tasty, but a bit dry. Rest of meals were delicious.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed May 15, 2018

Went for Mother's day lunch, place was full and rowdy as to be expected given the occasion. The Ginger Rogers cocktail with the Mojito sphere is quite strong but if you love cocktails, this is an interesting one to try. From what was around the...More

Thank nbejozi
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Casual supper. Great tasting pizza, not shy in toppings. Despite seemingly promoting them, craft beer selection left much to be desired. Efficient staff.

Thank GaryvE
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Love to meet here for lunch to grab decent meal and few drinks in a great atmosphere good service. Wife likes their cocktails and I enjoy my beers

Thank bradsmitmail
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere and good menu. We only stayed for drinks and we found the beer and spirits list extensive. If you’re into wines though the ‘by the glass’ choices are pretty limited. Service was friendly but slow.

Thank Bianca L
Reviewed February 27, 2018

I loved the atmosphere at the Foundry. It feels very trendy and lively but still comfortable. The outdoor seating is very pleasant. They had a great beer selection and we both enjoyed our choices. We started with the pumpkin fritters, which were really delicious. I...More

1  Thank Sidra B
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

The Foundry provides an upmarket pub experience. The food is good and the service suitable. The cocktails are well done. A favourite hang for the hip and cool. Dont miss it.

Thank Albertonvernon
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Michael L
August 2, 2016|
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Response from Nicole K | Reviewed this property |
Casual to smart Casual - a real mix. But it's Joburg so people tend to dress up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pizza, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parktown Quarter, 3rd Avenue | Parktown North, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 447 5828
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