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Posthouse Street | Shop No. 13 Posthouse Link Centre, Bryanston 2191, South Africa
+27 10 591 4333
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:00
Mon 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Tue 17:30 - 21:30
Wed - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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188 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I am allergic to the restaurants in Montecasino so it is always great to find somewhere accessible for a good meal before a show. Last week we chose Gemellis and it was excellent. The décor is disappointing - it just looks like a big, uninteresting restaurant. Service however was excellent and accommodating, the menu is not too big but has... More 

Thank David G
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I ordered the salmon, really delicious you need to book 2-3 weeks ahead if you would like a table inside, but well worth it.

Thank Hans Q
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Johannesburg favorite in the heart of Bryanston. Italian style restaurant with a great vibe, very busy and cheerful. Food has some classic choices with interesting choices. This place crosses causal with fine dining. Food is really good but service is lacking somewhat. What was very interesting was the Italian craft beer. I must try!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an awesome Mothers' Day Lunch. From the complimentary glass of wine for all moms / ladies, to the excellent, professional, fun, well trained and friendliest waiters to the awesome food, it is an amazing experience. We have just come back from a holiday in Rome, and Alessandro's restaurant compares with the best we had when dining out in Rome.... More 

Thank 98elzal
Johannesburg, South Africa
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I met at Gemelli to celebrate my belated 40th birthday. It was cost and warm! The food was delish and the service was great! I would definitely go back! There were two glitches: firstly our mains came as we were still busy with our starters!😳After we told our waiter that we would let him know when we... More 

Thank Ardele
Johannesburg, South Africa
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food, really excellent service. Very very noisy on a Saturday night and Sunday lunch. The Gnocchi in a gorgonzola sauce with walnuts, seafood linguine, ragu with Taliatelle was all perfectly prepared, presented and perfectly served. Waiters are friendly and so efficient! I will return perhaps on a rather more quiet weekday lunch and or dinner. Alexanda the owner STILL... More 

Thank Gail H
Hamburg, Deutschland
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was good to have a reservation even for 3 people. We had great little tasty appetizers and a lovely steak. Food was outstanding. Staff was super friendly and helpful. The place is loud and full with all nations and it mixes really well. Good job!

Thank Chrippi
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an excellent evening meal here. The quality of the food was excellent with a very extensive menu and large portions. Service was laid back friendly and efficient and the prices were competitive. Highly recommend.

Thank Nick B
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lucky enough to get a booking for the 2nd time in two months. Have battled to get in, in the past- so reservation is a must! Both times excellent service and delicious food ordered off a menu with lots of different variety. Although a little loud the atmosphere is great...

Thank Carol D
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I went to Gemelli for date night a while ago and it lived up to all the hype! The restaurant is situated in an awkward location but with the address and your GPS you will be fine. The Decor is modern and the restaurant has a really great vibe. The day we went it was really busy (and I hear... More 

Thank zaamissbowtie
GemelliOnline, Team Gemelli at Gemelli, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us Zaamissbowtie. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your evening with us. We hope to see you again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Posthouse Street | Shop No. 13 Posthouse Link Centre, Bryanston 2191, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Bryanston
  • Phone Number: +27 10 591 4333

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