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The Grillhouse Melrose Arch

38 Whiteley Road | HL20 & HL21 The Piazza, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg 2076, South Africa
+27 10 446 1911
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
38 Whiteley Road | HL20 & HL21 The Piazza, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg 2076, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I are regulars at the Melrose Arch Grillhouse. We always have a brilliant meal and last week was no exception. I had a T-Bone and she had a small Fillet. Both cooked to perfection with several tasty side orders. The Grillhouse is...More

Thank Steven L
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow, we love your brilliant review Steven. Thank you so much :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good spot for lunch/dinner with a wide variety on the menu. Food is well prepared and tastes good. Staff are great and provide a really good level of service. Meals are quite pricey so not your everyday place to eat. Rather splash out here on...More

Thank SAtraveller2013
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your great review. We appreciate your support :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly I must give our waiter full marks he was attentive and gave his best,at times it was difficult to hear him as he spoke very quickly but he had a very pleasing disposition. Our steaks arrived fairly quickly but they were lukewarm! The atmosphere...More

Thank Lorraine T
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review Lorraine. Your comments have been noted and forwarded to senior management.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 8 on a very busy Friday night. The service was perfect and the food delicious. The meat was perfectly cooked and the wine delicious ! I can recommend the Pinotage !

Thank Jet_Oz
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your amazing review and your support. Looking forward to seeing you back again soon :)

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner twice in June 2018. Once was a group event and another with my wife as a couple. Food and service on both occasions were excellent. While the beef is highly recommended their fish is also very good. In my view the best...More

Thank FC021956
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Wow, what a great review. Thank you very much :)

Reviewed 5 June 2018

We loved eating here so much we came back the next day. I had the bone in filet and my wife had the reg one. Wow it was so good. Cooked perfect. I got the pepper corn sauce and my wife got the garlic. Both...More

Thank Joe M
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you so much for your amazing review Joe. We love hearing that you had a great dining experience with us. Looking forward to seeing you back again soon :)

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

I don't understand Wednesday evening 7.30pm empty but manager asked if we have a booking which we said no. Tells us wait 30min instead of trying to accommodate us. Walked across to mezepoli and no issue Food is good but manager need to sharpen up

Thank Fernando George F
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

So sorry to read this review Fernando. The review has been referred to senior management. They will be in touch.

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I ordered a NY Strip which was not cooked to perfection, but it was good. The side order was a pap with chakalaka. It was quite different. It kind of tasted like grits, but more consistent. The chakalaka was tasty and spicy. My wife ordered...More

Thank Rogerio72
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are happy to hear that your wife enjoyed our seafood platter.

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Went for dinner here with Brisbane friends on their recommendation and couldn't fault the food or service. Steak was amazing. Wine was good and beers cold, all we need,

Thank TK1956
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for the amazing review :)

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

There's hints of good and more bad. Ordered a beef platter medium and it came well well done. The food was dry, chips crispy on the outside and hard on the inside. Ordered a stake for my wife and the presentation of the food is...More

Thank tadiwa t
Cheryl C, Public Relations Manager at The Grillhouse Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you for your review Tadiwa T. We are sad to read that you did not have a great experience. Your review has been forwarded to senior management.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$685
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Whiteley Road | HL20 & HL21 The Piazza, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg 2076, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 10 446 1911
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Description
The Grillhouse, one of Johannesburg's premium steakhouses, offers a world- class dining experience. Loved by local and international clients alike, it's difficult not to be impressed. Established in 1995, The Grillhouse offers excellent food, stellar service, spectacular wine and malt choices, as well as a vibrant upmarket ambiance. Private dining rooms are available. Booking recommended.
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