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Urbanologi Restaurant

1 Fox Street, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
+27 11 492 1399
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (16 reviews)
“pork belly” (9 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 yesterday via mobile

What a special spot Mad Giant has turned out to be , we enjoyed dinner on a Thursday night and the place was completely packed . The tapas style menu is great. The food is exceptionally tasty and craft beers a fantastic pairing opportunity ....More

Thank EONJoburg
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was treated by friend Michelle. Urbanologi is a wonderful space within the magnificent Mad Giant brewhouse. On arrival Michelle had a taste of the weiss beer and I had the ginger beer. I decided to stick with it for the chokka and it was...More

1  Thank Sue G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Practically everything on the menu is so delicious. The sorbet's are fantastic - all made in their own kitchen. They also have their own brewery - not that I am a beer drinker - but apparently the beer is really good!!! there is a great...More

Thank joo541
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing food , tapa style food , idea is to share . It is in the beer brewery by the name of mad giant . Rustic chic place . They also have a small shop where you can buy t-shirts and beer , wine...More

1  Thank RParbhoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a warehouse that has an amazing micro brewery and fine platted Tapa's concept.. Works great to try different menu items and are moderately priced.. They have a market on the weekend and it would be the best time to get the full experience.....More

1  Thank Hitan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an industrial looking venue, right in town. Parking is protected, and you may even get a voucher towards your meal, as we did when we went. The service is great, and the food is bursting with flavour. My only issue was that the...More

Thank Joanna A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came for lunch and shared 4 tapas. None of them disappointed, and the beer is really good. You can order tasting sized beers (for the equivalent of 75 cents each) and sample all of their brews. It was a nice surprise to enter because...More

1  Thank KatieMargaret
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Downtown location in a very chic Warehouse for beer and Tapas. Though they the restaurant did no at first have a separate table for our party of 6, they quickly made plan. Great service with a smile. Since our party of 6 included 4...More

Thank lovetravelnow2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated in a brewery in an old industrial building, Urbanologi makes great modern tapas food (or as they style it - urban garde cuisine!) in a largely asian-influenced and open fire focussed style. Everything we had was absolutely delicious and packed with interesting flavours. Their...More

Thank Kat W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Urbanologi by accident and What a happy accident it was! You cant go wrong with anything on the menu. Like you just can't. Highlights include the life changing ginger malva with lime ice cream, the deep fried mushrooms, the shredded pork belly, the...More

Thank laurawQ3535EF
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:00
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12:00 - 16:00
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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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