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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 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.....!

Thank RoubaixTravellers
Reviewed 3 February 2012

It is a nice normal retaurant with good food. The weaters are friendly. The prices are acceptable and not to high. The menu shows a good selection onmeals and drinks. The location is direct on corner of a very busy crossroad in Parktown North. It...More

Thank Klaus D
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Steve and his staff never disappoint. This is my standard go to place for first dates; third dates, business meetings, solo evenings with my laptop, and visiting overseas guests. If you are looking for a down to earth corner and cosy steak restaurant then Local...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2012

Well priced, excellent quality awaits. Choose between "Organic" or grain fed aged steaks. Unpretentious and simple menu - Just like this review! It beats Turn n Tender across the road. Good red wine selection, efficient service.

Thank StevenWarriner
Reviewed 17 January 2012

Just a very chilled out with 2 colleagues/friends - and what a wonderful evening. Highlights include: - tour of the kitchen / meat walk in fridge (a first) - very interesting but breath through mouth! - superb service - wonderful wine (we had the Chocolate...More

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 17 January 2012

The Local Grill is less clubby and business like than the Grill house. It has also managed to keep its small is good status even though the owners have sold their souls to the chain trestaurant devil. Serviceis slick and the steaks are very good...More

Thank JoziNairobi
Reviewed 15 January 2012

I toured the kitchen and the meat cooler - amazing attention to the quality and taste of the end product - Very good steaks - but you have to know what you want.

Thank Samir S
Reviewed 15 January 2012

Excellent meal, excellent service. Well worth a visit if you're looking for a good steak!

Thank DesireeB62
Reviewed 8 January 2012

The Local Grill is my Nephew's favourite restaurant and on two occasions we have dined there with him for family occasions. it is easy to understand why he is so keen on this restaurant. The steaks are excellent, the service is good and the wine...More

Thank macdoof1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • 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
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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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