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Kong Tai Chinese Restaurant

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Shop 29 The Wedge Shopping Centre | 255 Rivonia Road, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 884 1076
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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108 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kong Tai has a large menu and we ordered the hot and sour soup, sushi, and beef in black bean sauce, I enjoyed every bite! Their service is terrible and thus, I do not think I will ever go back - lackluster attitude of staff and not attentive at all, some items were brought to the table mid-meal. There are... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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262 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took family for a birthday celebration. Treated royally , great food , great service they even conjured up a "surprise" birthday desert with no warning.

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Harare
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had nice time as a group. they have private dining for groups with rotating chinese style tables. the food is very fresh and tasty.

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Thank 534tanyaradzwam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight - excellent service, excellent food and generous portions. Will definitely return for another quality meal.

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La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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179 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We went to this restaurant for a birthday (8 people) and with the large lazy susan in the middle of the table, this was a perfect place. Sharing is definitely the best thing to do in a place like this and every dish was delicious. I can't imagine going with just one other person...you want to order several things and... More 

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Sandton, South Africa
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Kong Tai has been going for a long long time, and it sets the bar for Chinese food, whether eat-in or takeaway. The atmosphere inside is comfy, no frills utilitarian - the tables by the huge windows overlooking the suburb to the east are the ones to go for - good views and lovely natural light. The menu is vast,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

The service,quality of food and portion size has dropped while the prices have increased. We were always having to look for our waiter, food took long because there was a special for Suchi take away.... Sorry but I thought customers at the restaurant should take preference. Very disappointed with my signature 4x4 Suchi. Will think twice before making another booking.

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Thank Taniya S
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We have the Entertainer App, and you receive a main course complimentary when you purchase a main course. So we had two Chinese dishes because that is the only main course meal we could have to use the special for, and on top of that still paid a fair bit including the discount of using the app. And we were... More 

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pretoria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

I bought a Groupon voucher for this place. It was the second time I was going there. The food was ok, we had a sushi platter for two and we also ordered some dumplings (truly excellent) but we wait more than 10 minutes before someone came and took our drinks order and the place was not full at all. We... More 

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Gaborone
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

If you enjoy chinese food and familiar with their decor, approach, food style and enjoy the same, then go here. If you are a fine dining class person, who is specific to certain standards, sorry this is not your place. Decor : Neat, Chinese with breakaway rooms for private parties. Got some seatings overlooking Rivonia road Location : At the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 29 The Wedge Shopping Centre | 255 Rivonia Road, Sandton 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 884 1076

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?