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Lanser's on Main

453 Main Road, Bryanston, Sandton 2021, South Africa
+27 63 398 8314
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Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good5%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 days ago
“Fantastic atmosphere”
4 weeks ago
“Delicious dinner”
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CUISINES
French, Italian, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
453 Main Road, Bryanston, Sandton 2021, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is a hidden gem! It's our favourite restaurant in Johannesburg. We come for our date nights. Tastefully decorated, French/over european cultural music. Great view over Joburg.

Thank 990philiph
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended by friends and I would also like to recommend it to others. The menu has numerous choices. My husband had pork belly which he said was the best he's ever eaten. I had the braised chicken with garlic and honey sauce...More

Thank Meryl A
LanserFourie, Owner at Lanser's on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Meryl Thank you for taking the time to post your review. And a big thank you to your friends for recommending us to you. Both you and your husband selected two well loved dishes off our menu. Of course the Pavlova is a winner...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Excellent restaurant. As you can see I revisit regularly. The menu always has a surprise listing for the week, one of those weeks featured the best fish cakes in the world. Excellent service. Excellent food.More

Thank VlkV2015
LanserFourie, Owner at Lanser's on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi VlkV2015 Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review. So glad to hear that you enjoyed the Fish Cakes. In keeping with Bistro culture, we're always looking for new and interesting dishes to add to our menu. Besides, we love...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Meal choice is wide, but meal quality is excellent. Service also good, with Lanser himself often appearing. I've been there 3 times within 3 months of opening - It is quiet, but hopefully will get the custom it deserves.More

Thank r0bma
LanserFourie, Owner at Lanser's on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, and for the 5 bubble rating, r0bma There are two things we focus on at Lanser's on Main. Great service and incredible food. I'm glad to hear you've experienced both of them on your visits....More

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Couldn't agree more with the others who gave this restaurant a 5 star rating. Food- EXCELLENT ( had the Tomatoe tart, Springbok carpachio, Mushroom in phylo & Ravioli). Wine menu - some interesting & different wines- very reasonably priced. So nice to have a really...More

Thank Dianne C
LanserFourie, Owner at Lanser's on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review, Dianne We love hearing about our guest's experience at Lanser's on Main. We've had a fantastic first 3 months here in Bryanston, and look forward to many more years of tantalising your taste...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Beautiful ravioli with mince and chilli. Delicious. A lovely flavourful halloumi wrap with extra smoked salmon and the best Feta cheese I have tasted. The service was excellent and the ambiance was very relaxing. I loved it.More

Thank VlkV2015
LanserFourie, Owner at Lanser's on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, VlkV2015 I'm so glad you enjoyed the Feta cheese, what a fabulous compliment. Thank you. We're always happy when our guests enjoy their dining experience at Lanser's on Main. We're really fortunate to be located...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Well, we went to Lansers......for our 30th anniversary ...and what an excellent choice of a restaurant, we made! Saw all the reviews and thought this too good to be true. What an evening we spent there...exquisite food, excellent service, presentation of the food, the great...More

3  Thank vlooidutoit
LanserFourie, Owner at Lanser's on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you so much for taking to the time to post your review and rating, vlooidutoit Happy anniversary once again. It's always magical to celebrate the love between two people, and we feel very fortunate that you chose to spend it with us. We look...More

Reviewed 21 June 2018

Excellent food, easy atmosphere and great service. I had the porcini risotto - it was really delicious. Husband had the Beef wellington and was as effusive as a man will be. This venue has been through a number of owners - at last we have...More

Thank Joy S
LanserFourie, Owner at Lanser's on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and rate us, Joy Our entire team loved your review. Everything you experienced and have described is what we do our best to deliver each day. We look forward to your next visits to Lanser's...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Two Great Monday Meals in a row We eat out most Monday nights. This was our second visit to Lanser’s on Main. The Linguine Prawn Pasta was out of this world. The service has been very helpful and friendly on both visits.

Thank AliziaA3
LanserFourie, Owner at Lanser's on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Hey Alizia Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review and for the 5 out of 5 rating We're always happy to see you on a Monday, and look forward to your next visit Lanser #bistrolove

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Great service. Friendly staff Lanser is a Gem. Try the boerewors pizza. It’s in a class of its own. I will definitely be back.More

Thank NevilleD16
LanserFourie, Owner at Lanser's on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, Neville It was great having you visit us, and the offer still stands for you to spend a shift with us in the kitchen. Looking forward to you joining us on Pizza Tuesday so you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Hot New Restaurants, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 453 Main Road, Bryanston, Sandton 2021, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton  >  Bryanston
  • Phone Number: +27 63 398 8314
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Description
Lanser's on Main serves exquisite home-styled Italian and French food with an ambience to match. We’re open from 11:00 – 21:30 every day, except Sundays. We’re always looking forward to welcoming you.
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