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Adega

Grosvenor Crossing | Grosvenor Crossing, Corner Grosvenor Road And William Nicol, Johannesburg 2021, South Africa
+27 11 706 4125
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (38 reviews)
“chicken” (11 reviews)
“sushi” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Portuguese, Seafood, Sushi, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Grosvenor Crossing | Grosvenor Crossing, Corner Grosvenor Road And William Nicol, Johannesburg 2021, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for the birthday special. Ordered 1kg of large queen prawns, got majority medium queens (which are a lot smaller) We had no table linen on our side of the restaurant. We also had paper serviettes, no cotton napkins.. Was very disappointed, we have been...More

Thank JustineLouwSA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shown to the poor side of the restaurant. No table cloths, no napkins . Knife and fork just put on a paper serviettes. The chip board on the table was showing. Gone are the big signature wine glasses. The special running at the moment is...More

Thank belindalouw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

went for the specials on prawns for 18th birthday. asked for kings got queens. my partner asked for a J&B whiskey got a watered down whiskey which was 1 3rd whiskey rest water. compared it to actual whiskey the two tot measures were different in...More

Thank Mandy P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great deals on the food. Very busy but quick service. Prawns were excellent. Chicken and prawns combo is divine.

Thank Kevashni N
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I ordered a kilo of king prawns and my partner had roasted chicken, we got what we asked for, no frills no fuss, both dishes were well prepared, and so was our deserts. You get what you pay for and the service is great, i...More

Thank steviesa2015
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

I am an Adega fan but was sorely disappointed. Had the prawn special and found that it was prepared in the same sauce as other locations but the prawns were not grilled resulting in a soupy prawn dish. Had malva desert, a personal favorite, and...More

Thank Sherlock-usa
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

I have been a avid supporter for many years. Just had the king prawn special (R99) - it is the best prawns in SA, and at an unbeatable price. What more can you ask for.

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Food was good but the service was VERY BAD. Asked for cheese; got chilli. The waiter was impatient, rude, served us with a scowl on his face as if we were a mere irritation to him. That spoiled our dinner for me and my family....More

Thank Leni66
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Ohh we had a lovely meal. I ordered their oxtail and my partner ordered the King prawns, we were not disappointed at all. The food was divine. The oxtail was cooked to perfection succulent and tender, quite tasty. Ohhh the King Prawns were well flavored,...More

Thank Thembie2016
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We felt like Prawns so where did we choose? Of course we went to Adega. We shared a kilo of king prawns and they were fit for a king!

Thank Les H
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marypbarnard
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Response from marypbarnard | Reviewed this property |
Just to inform readers of this site that when I contacted the manager of Adega, she was very apologetic about the incident i mentioned in my review, and has refunded me the amount that was outstanding, and also gave me a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grosvenor Crossing | Grosvenor Crossing, Corner Grosvenor Road And William Nicol, Johannesburg 2021, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 706 4125
  • E-mail
Description
Adega Restaurants are upmarket Portuguese restaurants that cater for a variety of tastes and styles. The restaurants offer a warm unpretentious ambience allowing the diner to feast in true Portuguese style. We are located conveniently in shopping centres where there is ample safe parking. Our aim is to extend the highest level of quality of food and service, without losing the personal attention and friendliness of the staff and management of the restaurant. Booking is essential due to the popularity of the restaurant
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