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Thundergun Steakhouse Restaurant

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Palala Centre, Shop 5 | Corner Beyers Naude and Lewisham Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 678 7224
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (103 reviews)
“steak” (91 reviews)
“onion rings” (11 reviews)
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11:30 - 15:00All hours
Steakhouse, Bar, Barbecue
Palala Centre, Shop 5 | Corner Beyers Naude and Lewisham Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food and service was as good as everyone is raving about. However the parking facilities are worse than terrible, considering our car was stolen while we here having dinner here last weekend. Very sad, and for that reason, I give such a low rating....More

Thank AndreSarah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thunder gun been in Blackheath for decades - always excellent. Always busy and unable to book a table, so get there early... Service always good, and despite being busy never wait long for food - the quality of the meals is excellent - been many...More

Thank garymc31
Reviewed 1 week ago

My parents recently celebrated their diamond anniversary here. We cannot thank the manager, Paul, enough. Nothing was too much trouble for him. Paul & his staff contributed greatly towards making this celebration the huge success that it was. Great food, great service, family and friends,...More

Thank JLeeT2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good example of sticking to what you know best. Excellent steak and ribs consistently over the years with great service from waiters and management.

Thank TFZA
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Group of 8 men had dinner and fellowship at this steakhouse spot the main order was the eatery's speciality mega rib platter this was outstanding in every respect and the group enjoyed it tremendously the service was slick and the company excellent definitely will be...More

Thank owenjullies
Reviewed 21 May 2017

My family and I have been eating here since it opened in 1968. Although I've liv d abroad for 0 years, I always go back to the Thundergin for a steak (or the occasional prawns) when visiting family in Johannesburg. The food is excellent and...More

Thank Clive N
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We drove 30km just to get here. My rump with mushrooms and cheese was well worth the trip. Even on a Thursday this restaurant was buzzing. I have had their carvery on a Sunday that was so worth the trip. Recommended restuarant can be open...More

Thank charlicharli557
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing beef ribs ever produced!!! They were unbelievably large and filling!!! Will be definitely heading back for more in the future

Thank Robbie M
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I was informed by a friend to visit the steakhouse as it was known for its phenomenal quality of food. Being inquisitive, I booked a family lunch for my birthday. The restaurant has a very warm atmosphere with extremely friendly staff. The food was of...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I have been here many times, always when I am in Johannesburg, and I was never disappointed. This time together with my wife - and she was also very satisfied with the food. The steaks (and also the other dishes) are just excellent, the portions...More

Thank KasperSolingen
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sorry not sure, but here is their number +27 11 678 7224
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palala Centre, Shop 5 | Corner Beyers Naude and Lewisham Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 678 7224
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