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Black Bamboo

207 Tugela Road | Ashlea Gardens, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
+27 84 508 9752
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (14 reviews)
“duck” (18 reviews)
“tasting menu” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
207 Tugela Road | Ashlea Gardens, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

exquisite.....beautiful, lovely, elegant, graceful and I can add a warm atmosphere and inspiring detail from the food to the service to the decor. A great memory to add to the special times I spend with my sonMore

Thank Curiouschem
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Curiouschem, Thank you for giving us a great review and thank you for choosing us to spend quality time with your family. We value your business which is much appreciated and we look forward to welcome you back at our establishment. Best Regards, The...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed dinner at the Black Bamboo - we selected the 5 course tasing menu and were very pleased with our choice. The server provided good advice when we were deciding between two bottles of wine - the Stellenbosch Le Riche Cabernet Sauvignon was excellent...More

Thank ReidStPete
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear ReidStPete, Thank you for reviewing us and for providing some feedback after dining with us. We are glad to hear that you received good service and appreciate your positive criticism, which will be passed on to the team. We look forward to host you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Initially we were disappointed that we could not use the a la carte option, but the 5 course meal on offer, celebrating their years in operation, did not disappoint. Taste sensations and beautiful plating excited the senses.

Thank JacquesB32
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JacquesB32, Thank you for reviewing us; we are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal. Thank you for your support; your business is appreciated and we are looking forward to welcome you back. Best Regards, The Black Bamboo Restaurant Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are so impressed with the friendly service and the amazing food. Fantastic preparation of the food! They really went out of their way to make the evening very special. Black Bamboo is a top class restaurant and I would definitely recommend them to any...More

Thank Madelein R
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Madelein R, Thank you for reviewing us; we are very glad to hear that you had a great time with us to celebrate your birthday. Thank you for your support and that you would be recommending our restaurant. Your business is appreciated and we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Anton Smit have a permanent exhibition of selected sculptures at Menlyn Boutique Hotel. We had a recent art and food evening at Black Bamboo where chef Pellie created some awesome food and wine pairing.Everybody who attended were blown away by all the creative juicesMore

Thank Roelien S
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Roelien S, Thank you for taking the time to write an excellent review for us on TripAdvisor. Thank you also for choosing us to celebrate this amazing art, with which we are blessed to have on display. We value your comments which will be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super impressed with the service and the amazing food! Their poached eggs, salmon and avocado is brilliant. They also got my eggs perfect! Very impressed with the overall service and experience. Will def recommend Black BambooMore

Thank Jacqui R
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jacqui R, Thank you for reviewing us; we are very glad to hear that you had a great breakfast meeting with us. Thank you for your support and that you would be recommending our restaurant. Your business is appreciated and we are looking forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic preparation and balance of tastes and textures. Great ambiance and service. Top class restaurant!More

Thank willyaccame
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear willyaccame, Thank you for taking the time to write an excellent review for us on TripAdvisor. We value your comments which will be passed on to the team. Your business is much appreciated and are looking forward to welcome you back in the future....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife took surprised me with a birthday dinner at this restaurant. WHAT AN AMAZING EXPERIENCE! The food was absolutely amazing! We had a 5 course meal and all 5 dishes were SUPERB! The trout salmon is a definite must try. The duck and chocolate...More

Thank Makalo K
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Makalo K, Thank you for taking the time to write an excellent review for us on TripAdvisor. Thank you also to your wife for choosing us to celebrate your birthday. We value your comments which will be passed on to the team and Ben...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had such an amazing time. The friendly service and divine food. Would definitely recommend this restaurant. They will be seeing me again soonMore

Thank andrialr
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear andrialr, Thank you for reviewing us; we are very glad to hear that you had a great time with us. Thank you for your support and that you would be recommending our restaurant. Your business is appreciated and we are looking forward to welcome...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything from this restaurant was absolutely top-class. From Ronaldo’s great service to the delectable food from the kitchen (especially the duck) and the wonderful atmosphere, we will definitely be back soon! Thank you for the attention to detail that made our lunch even more memorable!More

Thank Alicia S
PRManage, Manager at Black Bamboo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Alicia S, Thank you for reviewing us; we are very glad to hear that you had a great time with us to celebrate your wedding anniversary. Thank you for your support and that you would be returning to our restaurant. Your business is appreciated...More

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Khoo M
September 19, 2018|
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Response from PRManage | Property representative |
Hi, You can view the menu with costs on the Facebook page, under the menu tab. TripAdvisor unfortunately does not allow me to paste the link for you. Hope it helps!
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meganspedding
May 17, 2017|
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Response from PRManage | Property representative |
Good Day, Yes we do have a breakfast menu, you can view it on Facebook under the Menu tab. Please ensure to make a reservation online or phone us at: +27(0)84 508 9752. Kind Regards, The Black Bamboo Team
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Cara L
January 5, 2017|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
Depends on who you want to impress.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 Tugela Road | Ashlea Gardens, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 84 508 9752
  • E-mail
Description
The Black Bamboo offers a truly unique, world-class dining experience, which celebrates the synergy between food, wine and art. An ever-changing a-la-carte menu is inspired by international delicacies with a local twist, and a carefully selected wine list offers interesting options for every palate and occasion.
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