The meals are good.Large portions.You can pay with CC.The main entrance is locked in the evening so you need to ring on the door.The restaurant is small inside.The service was good.
My family and I have been going to Swallows Inn for as long as I can remember. It's is popular amongst the local Chinese community (and patrons have been eating here for many generations). Its an old restaurant that has not refurbished itself for many...More
I went to Swallows Inn for the first time with my parents for Sunday Lunch on the 17th April 2016. The food was good, yet the ambience of the restaurant was actually not great at all and seemed very sloppy indeed. It did not personally...More
I was taken here for the first time with a fried, his mother brought him here for the first time about 35years ago, even though this is in old town Joburg, its worth the drive and adventure, They defnitly make the best Chinese in Joburg,...More
I have abounding fond memories feasting at this historical prominent restaurant growing up - celebrating birthdays, weddings and many, many family meals. The interior space and decor both upstairs and downstairs of the restaurant is very basic and dated. But let this not deter you...More
This traditional Chinese restaurant in old China town down town Johannesburg will remind you of the 1960 and 1970. The reasons are simple in that nothing has changed. The quality of the food is true and original, the prices are very very cheep, The sad...More
We have been patronizing this restaurant since I was a child. I am now 33. The chicken and beef chow mein and chop suey are my favorite in the world. The sweet corn soup is marvellous. Everything is served quickly and efficiently.
This is my favourite Chinese restaurant in Johannesburg, not so much because of the decor (there isn't any), but rather because of the high quality of the food, the history and authenticity of the restaurant, and the exterior - which, for a split second, might...More