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Watami

Stoneridge Shopping Centre, c/o van Riebeeck and Modderfontein Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 452 1821
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good32%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
4 May 2017
“Mistaken identity”
3 May 2017
“The Best Sushi on the East Rand”
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese, Fusion
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Stoneridge Shopping Centre, c/o van Riebeeck and Modderfontein Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This place seems to have held promise in days gone by. However now seems to have declined to a mixture between Asian fast food and smart dining. Beers and wine stuffed in a fridge that is on the eating floor. Cheap advertising of specials lessens...More

Thank DazzaB777
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We have been going to Watami ever since it was based inside Greenstone. The new location is great and the food is Awesome, still the best sushi around. Friendly staff and great selection on their beverage options, loved the Chinese beer.

Thank Nicky N
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Friendly service with good value fresh Sushi, variety of specials and discounts on offer nearly every day

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I've been comming here for a couple of weeks in a row and I must say the food and service quality is ALWAYS exceptional

Thank Ian d
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We visited Watami with a Groupon voucher. Service was prompt. First time for us to taste fried chicken and fried salmon "sushi". Sushi in a sugar cone was also a surprise and tasty. We also enjoyed the green tea.

Thank BinBoksburg
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Very poor ambience. Infact very sad if I may say We were looking for a quick bite and stopped by this restaurant. Even a Chinese customer who sat next to me was heard complaining about the Sushi that had no fish, just a big chunk...More

Thank shalznair
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Simple Chinese restaurant with reasonable food. Good specials occasionally offered on Groupon. Service is very average and typical of a Chinese restaurant.

Thank Jenny i
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Watami is our regular sushi hang out, not only is the sushi awesome, it is consistant and in the three years plus the I have been dining there, I have never had a bad experience. Other than sushi, the prawn balls are a must. Just...More

Thank 90dude1
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I was very concerned about going to Watami after reading reviews on Trip Advisor. We had a voucher that I purchased in advance and only read the reviews after the fact. I was, however, pleasantly surprised. The service, contrary to the reviews, was excellent (thanks...More

1  Thank Mandy P
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

The WORST SERVICE I have ever experienced !!!!! An hour and a half after we placed an order for dumplings all we had to eat was a wonton soup and spring rolls... The staff don't inform you that there's a problem they don't tell you...More

Thank Tleesn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stoneridge Shopping Centre, c/o van Riebeeck and Modderfontein Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 452 1821
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