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The Terrace Restuarant - Fairlawns Boutique Hotel and Spa

1 Alma Road, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 808 7300
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (4 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1 Alma Road, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We ate both dinner and breakfast in this classic restaurant. Everything we had to eat was delicious and the service was superb.

Thank creature-of-comfort
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Having stayed at the Fairlawns Hotel for two weeks, I was able to sample The Terrace's menu extensively. The restaurant is actually know as Amuse Bouche. It is very good. There isn't much of a difference between the lunch and dinner menus. Curiously, all the...More

Thank BilalMasood
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Went for a high tea. The food was average, the scones were dry and tasted a bit old or served from frozen. the Tea was lovely and they had a good variety. Service was excellent

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with the family here. Beautiful during the day. Food was great and the service fantastic. Especially when the sun is out it's a great place to sit. Gorgeous property and fantastic hotel.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Under the new name of Amuse Bouche this restaurant is classy, quiet and attentive, offering a broad selection of 'interesting' meals, high quality presentation and professional service. Wine list limited in some areas however, enough for most diners. We had a very enjoyable evening, however,...More

Thank tthorne
Reviewed 2 May 2017

As visitors of the hotel, we often had a meal in this restaurant. Food is of excellent quality and the service too. Always friendly without being too much. The menu has lots of nice dishes and all are prepared with utmost care. Also the wines...More

Thank Gilbert D
Reviewed 1 May 2017

If you are staying at the Fairlawns Hotel, you'll probably use the restaurant several times, since you will be somewhat far from other decent choices. Fortunately, the food is quite tasty with a number of menu choices both traditional and a bit exotic. The beef...More

Thank chuckatbigsky
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant name has been renamed and is now called Amuse Bouche, unfortunately not listed under the same name on trip advisor All I can say is: A must try before you die 😊👌🏻👌🏻 I just love the ambiance overlooking the garden, stunning relaxing views...More

Thank Abongile Q
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Great place to dine alfresco. Attentive service. Lunch was casual but food was fresh and well presented. No hurry if you want to linger and relax.

Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We stayed at the Fairlawns for 3 nights so had the opportunity to dine at the Terrace for many of our meals, including breakfast, lunch, and dinner. (There are not other restaurants in walking distance, but we had no reason to seek alternatives.) The breakfast...More

Thank DT25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$70 - US$150
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Alma Road, Sandton 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 808 7300
  • E-mail
Terrace restuarant overlooking hotel gardens, sandstone fireplace, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Award winning wine list with Diners Club wine list of the year competition, outdoor terrace space for al fresco dinning. High tea service aswell as special occasion private dinning room, fireplace in bar.Voted # one Romantic hotel on TRIPADVISOR for Sandton
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