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1 Fox Street, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
+27 11 492 1399
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  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (19 reviews)
“pork belly” (13 reviews)
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Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1 Fox Street, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
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Reviewed today

A midweek visit for a business dinner, which made for an exciting change into what is the oldest part of Johannesburg CBD. Now the modernized Mad Giant brewery, ordering all varieties of their beer is a must do, also recommended are their cocktails! The entire...More

Thank Anthea C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Front office/reception do not tolerate requests for seating changes although there is no booking. Wines very expensive for the unknown. The menu contains many high fat content selections - new menu. We chose the known which was average/ expected a lot with the reviews read....More

Thank oreodiv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated downtown Johannesburg in a historical setting this is a must visit. It is the home of a brewery and delicious food. Very interesting combinations of delicious dishes, tapas style so it is good to order a variety to share. It is a real tastebud...More

Thank drakeseugenie2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is amazing & very unique. I loved the meat dish with the truffle. The calamari as well was great. The presentation was great & the service was good.

Thank AskTheRazz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated a special offer occasion with dinner at Urbanologi. First time experience and we weren't sure what to expect. Walter explained that the idea was smaller tapas style dishes and idea was to share a few options. Started with the fresh oyster and lime and...More

Thank 271hiltont
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The restaurant offers a very impressive range of delicious small plates in different cooking styles, all were tasty and interesting. The restaurant is upmarket, located in a craft beer brew house - the beer is also good. Pricing is reasonable. Highly recommended and I will...More

Thank Geppetto88
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We had been looking forward to visiting Urbanologi for weeks and were not disappointed! Firstly, there is safe and secure parking available directly across from the restaurant which is great. The décor and vibe is truly awesome. It’s edgy and modern with industrial influence as...More

Thank Tanita_O
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

This is an exciting place. Imaginative decor in a vast area. The food, 'new age' tapas, is like the place, exciting and unusual. But not all our plates were well cooked. The tempura mushrooms were cold and seemingly overcooked. If you like craft beers, unusual...More

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 14 December 2017

This is an interesting blend of 'fine-dining' style tapas in downtown Jozi. Choose between various seating options - the outside comfort table offers the best in terms of a quiet spot to enjoy a meal. The food is all tapas style and ideal for sharing;...More

Thank Rya-Mari M
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Buzzy, funky dining room with great views of the gleaming and busy open kitchen, and outside tables also available. Service was excellent, with friendly very efficient and helpful staff. The menu has a great mix to suit all diets, including a selection of game and...More

Thank Monty10001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
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19:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Fox Street, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 492 1399
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