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Schwabinger Stuben

387 Main Avenue | Ferndale, Randburg 2194, South Africa
+27 11 787 2500
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“schnitzel” (29 reviews)
“eisbein” (36 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
$$ - $$$
387 Main Avenue | Ferndale, Randburg 2194, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I revisited this iconic German restaurant after an absence of a few years. I was delighted to find that the food has maintained its' high standard. The premises have expanded over the years - an indication of the popularity of the Schwabinger.There is now outside...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

It's hard to find German restaurants in South Africa and even harder to find one with sausages, eisbein and schnitzel as good as Schwabinger. It's a unique outdoor and indoor setting and highly recommend

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Food has been plummeting for a few years now. Seems if you like schnitzel or iesbein you MIGHT get something edible....still dicey in my view. So what's left... beer (after all its german) and service Service not worth wasting my time trying to explain. My...More

Thank Ryan F
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The Restaurant was very quiet , staff attentive and well presented , the young lady - Kara who served us was brilliant ! . Food great , Beer great and cold . Always worth a visit - well priced

Thank adamschris
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Arrived at 19:00, had to let the waiters know that we arrived and would like to order food. Ordered Eisbein, the Eisbein was finished. Ordered Ribs, after 30 mins the waiter came back and said that the ribs was finished. Complained to the manager, "sorry...More

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Awesome schnitzel at an amazing price! Always a pleasant experience, food is of high quality. Service is professional and prices are very budget friendly!

Thank IgVe
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Still the same good service but the standard of the food has unfortunately declined since my last visit. My Eisbein was mediocre but the spatzle was cold and stodgy, the waiter kindly brought a fresh plate. My wife had the Camembert Schnitzel but also found...More

Thank BridgehouseParkhurst
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Thank you for hosting us but I’m not convinced it was your best effort. Had an Eisbein with sour cream served with German fried potatoes. The best thing on my plate was the fried potatoes. The sour cream lacked Flavour and I decided not to...More

Thank PJ B
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Great food all round but the best is the Eisbein! It is absolutely delicious but then the roast pork neck with red cabbage & dumplings was another favourite amongst our group, not to mention the Zuricher Geschnetzeltes and then there was the Gulasch with spatzle,...More

Thank lfrauenstein
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Visited here for lunch on a Monday and the restaurant was fairly quiet which given the standard of the food was surprising. The Eisbein was huge and perfectly cooked, the schnitzel was also well prepared and tasty. They have a great selection of German food...More

Thank Marie M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 387 Main Avenue | Ferndale, Randburg 2194, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Randburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 787 2500
  • E-mail
Tel +27 11 787-2550
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