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Rivonia Road | Corner Of Kelvin Drive & Rivonia Road, Sandton, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 804 8866
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“polpette” (22 reviews)
“pizza” (22 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rivonia Road | Corner Of Kelvin Drive & Rivonia Road, Sandton, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Have tried almost everything on the menu and I’m never disappointed. My new favorite is the prima Vera with grilled chicken. Yum!

Thank Miricle1
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious food good service , really worthwhile visiting. We will be back when we come up from Cape Town ,well done

Thank Don N
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Polpetta has ruined me for life - because any other pizza is just not as good as a Polpetta pizza! Best pizza! I miss the food here when out of town and every time I return to JHB, a meal at Polpetta is top of...More

Thank Jenette R
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Not easy to find great places in the city with amazing wine 🙌 this place is beautiful friendly well trained staff with a hands on owner

Thank Keegan L
Reviewed 29 June 2017

FOOD EXCELLENTLY PREPARED AND SERVED. I had spaghetti bologn YAIZEE , as I call it, (ha ha ). Softest penne and SO tasty. AND SO much of it. Our friends had chicken and veg dishes. Also well-prepared and served HOT, which in our cold weather...More

Thank Les M
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Friday nights at this shopping centre are very busy and parking may be difficult to find. The same sense of chaos flows over to the restaurant and detracts from the ambience of what is a well presented restaurant. With respect to ammenities, disappointed that the...More

Thank Stuart T
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Polpetta has been our neighbourhood favorite since it opened - the thin crust pizzas are fabulous and the Polpetta salad with its generous dressing (which can be purchased & taken home !) is a 'must' accompaniment to every meal. The staff are friendly and the...More

1  Thank tinkeringOtheworld
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Been there many times and it has never disappointed. Always very efficient and the staff are very friendly

1  Thank Jared J
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This resturant is tucked away in a small shopping complex on Rivonia road. The food and service is excellent. They are almost always busy so might be worth booking before you go or at least calling to see if they have free tables.

Thank Divesh K
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This was a real treat. I'm a sucker for Italian food and this was really good. The bistro is small and busy with a cozy feel to it. Our waitress, Maria was totally on the ball and very attentive. I had the Frutti di Mare...More

1  Thank Talya G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rivonia Road | Corner Of Kelvin Drive & Rivonia Road, Sandton, Sandton 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 804 8866
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