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Olives & Plates Restaurant

WITS West Campus _ Empire Road | North Gate Entrance 7, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
+27 11 717 9365
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (12 reviews)
“falafel salad” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
WITS West Campus _ Empire Road | North Gate Entrance 7, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious breakfast wonderfully presented because we eat with our eyes too, reasonably priced in a beautiful venue. Looking forward to the next Parkrun😋

Thank Corne1302
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a pleasant surprise. The best thing about Wits Parkrun is the food afterwards. Price very reasonable, food excellent as well as service from the moment you set foot in it. Beautiful venue!

Thank 502irmap
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a nice surprise at Wits. We had breakfast here after Parkrun. A beautiful venue with great food The menu is extensive, food is tasty and well presented. I had the no carb burger - a sizeable meal with salad on the side Definitely worth...More

Thank ryamarim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On Saturday 27th October 2018, I joined my friend Jill, her family & friends for breakfast at Olives & Plates, Wits Club, Johannesburg. The occasion was Jill’s 80th birthday so it was a special day.. We all enjoyed the most divine breakfast and refreshments (my...More

Thank Daydream62408959336
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the second you walk in, Staff is friendly. The food selection is Suitable for all pallets and well priced considering it’s in the middle of sandton! We had a large table of 18 and not one complaint only compliments and good times! Highly recommended!

Thank HilsR84
Reviewed October 14, 2018

What a wonderful surprise. The setting superb with huge trees and Cape houses. A very wide menu with excellent service. Nothing is too much trouble for management and staff and they will try to accommodate all requests. Baked cheesecake a real treat. Rather on the...More

Thank kayleighcdc
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

They offer a wide variety of food options. Delicious and healthy. However, something to keep in mind is that they are slightly pricey. Alot of formal functions take place and it's a great place to catch-up with a few friends over drinks. Their take-away area...More

Thank Nikhil P
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I was apprehensive to try Olives and Plates due to some previous negative experiences with dismal service. However this time around, I was proved wrong. My birthday celebration was made very special with the attention to detail by Joseph-Wessel Koch attention to detail and the...More

1  Thank BarbaraH4212
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant to find no record of our reservation. No apology, however, a table was quickly found for us. The restaurant was very cold with no heating, and none to be had after inquiring. We then had to ask for service at...More

2  Thank JasonG2692
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

We popped in on a Friday afternoon and the setting is gorgeous, just like the pictures we had seen. We were told we couldn't sit inside because they were setting up for a function ( although tables were still waiting for orders and we're eating...More

Thank WendyN1604
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July 27, 2018|
Response from OlivesandPlates | Property representative |
Hi good day... Our Buffets starts from R275 per person upwards. Kind Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$80 - US$120
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: WITS West Campus _ Empire Road | North Gate Entrance 7, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 717 9365
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