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Turn 'n Tender

Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 268 2107
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (120 reviews)
“ribs” (28 reviews)
“kosher meat” (3 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Barbecue
Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On my 1st visit, I ordered boerewors, which wasn’t such a great idea considering this is a steakhouse! But the salad & drinks were lovely This time round ordered a T bone which was nice & tender.chips could be better! Sweet potatoes are over cooked....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kaymore_T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favorite Turn 'n Tender Steakhouse. Our dish of choice is the cut for two which includes a 700g steak of choice (rump, fillet or sirloin), 2 sides and 2 sauces. This is our go to meal. It is more than enough for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Alexia_Haupt
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

From how we are always welcomed to the food everything is always up to standard..u can never go wrong with this Turn n Tunder..always lives up to standard...thank you to the team

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Goodiefoodie1281
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We visited for lunch at the recommendation of colleagues. The menu promised much, the food looked great, the service was good enough but unfortunately, the food just wasn’t very tasty. The steak was quite tasteless, the burger and rice was also very plain. A real...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Niall C
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We came on a Saturday night in the rain .... and it was still packed!!! The hostess Memory was a brilliant maitre d and she made a plan for us to get us inside by the window. Chic, festive, street parking and wheelchair access. Very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 365giannad
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Even though the restaurant wasn’t busy at lunchtime staff had no knowledge of the online booking when we arrived. When inquiring about whether MSG or if any preservatives were used in the basting sauces our waiter didn’t know, checked and said the kitchen thought not,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JillyAM
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Looking for superb steak,or ribs...this is your spot. TnT has been around for years and they are truly consistent. there's a variety of steaks, and a host of other options to choose from.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Hasslefree2014
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We visited at the start of our safari holiday on the way to Kruger. The welcome was warm and friendly but the service was chaotic and the food mediocre. The order was wrong and had to be changed and items returned. My husband's rare steak...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 243susannahm
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff just make this a must visit . Turn n Tender has stood the test of time . The steaks are well prepared and traditions at this steakhouse well tested. I noticeable improvement is the quality of the wine list A smart choice .

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank EONJoburg
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Good food and lovely atmosphere at an average price. It is safer to pre-book to avoid disappointment, as this is a popular restaurant.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
23:30 - 00:00
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12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thrupss Illovo Centre | 204 Oxford Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 268 2107
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