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The Local Grill Restaurant

7th 3rd Avenue, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
+27 11 880 1946
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
7th 3rd Avenue, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 May 2012

Local Grill gives you a bunch of options to eat different meats although I think they are all good. Two different kind of meats with ages of cuts published in a board for your selection. Owner/manager took us inside the kitchen to show us how...More

Thank amartinl
Reviewed 8 May 2012

We took the advice of our Acorn hosts to try this neighborhood restaurant! What a wonderful treat! We were shown the meat aging refrigerator and given a thorough explanation of the different ranches that provide the beef. The wine was perfect, the meal was perfect!!

Thank lc92014
Reviewed 2 May 2012

Best steaks and shoestring fries! In fact, just reviewing them now is making me crave their shoestring fries. Dipped in pepper sauce. With a lovely medium-rare steak. Hmmm... must make a plan to get there this week.

Thank MzanziTraveller
Reviewed 15 April 2012

The Local Grill was trying out it's new menu and all I can say is wow! There is little wonder this restaurant has achieved so many awards. I let the chef decide my meal and had the Oxtail with mash, Jordan had the fillet and...More

Thank Peter_Driessel
Reviewed 7 April 2012

South africa is famous for it's very good and te,der meat. This restaurant as many others knows how to prepare there meats to perfection . In this restaurant you can choose between two suppliers of meet each with it's own speciality . I went for...More

Thank Charles W
Reviewed 30 March 2012

Such a lovely evening.... The service was excellent. Questions were clearly answered and the recommendations were delicious

Thank Grahamc33
Reviewed 13 March 2012

top class meat and very good service and a wonderful wine list

Thank MalcolmA007
Reviewed 13 March 2012

We enjoyed a couple of steaks at the Local Grill last month. I opted for the 'plain', 'lemon butter' option. I ordered my steak medium rare. The restaurant is charming and welcoming. The manager/owner is courteous, stopping at every table to check on patrons. Everything...More

Thank malabarcaves
Reviewed 8 March 2012

What I like about the the Grillhouse, I've only been to the Parktown North one, is that is serves great steak in an unpretentious and down to earth way while maintaining high levels of food quality and friendly good service. A very non stress free...More

Thank Steve V
Reviewed 23 February 2012

Voted the best steakhouse in South Africa (Eat Out awards). They deserve it.....!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 10:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7th 3rd Avenue, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 880 1946
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Best Steakhouse in South Africa awarded by The Wolftrap steakhouse championships. Offering kitchen tours and beef courses. Beef all aged on the premises and cut to order.
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