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Cafe del Sol Classico

Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 704 6493
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood risotto” (22 reviews)
“pavlova” (25 reviews)
“beef wellington” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for great Italian based foods, this is your place. We enjoyed our visit, from the food, service and decor as well.

Thank roxierosalie
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Roxie Thanks for the great review. We so appreciate your feedback. We hope to see you again soon. Regards, The Classico team

Reviewed 1 week ago

From decor, to service, to presentation, you can not beat a meal out at this exquisite restaurant. It has the right balance of fine dining in an elegant environment with home cooked flavours. A must do for a night out Always bookMore

Thank L8travel
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello This is just a warm thank you to you for taking the time to give us a wonderful write up on Trip Advisor. We are very happy to see you enjoyed your Cafe del Sol experience and thank you for the recommendation for a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was not our first vist to Cafe del Sol and we knew to rather book a table for two. The telephone booking was followed up with a sms confirmation. The table was in a corner, away from the lively conversations from the other tables...More

Thank 13ilsea
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello there Thanks so much for the outstanding review. We pride ourselves in home made food made with lots of love. Gnocchi is personally one of my favourites too. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can not find words to describe this amazing, tranquil and great restaurant. We were 6 guests and we all had excellent food. Must haves: the prawn wrapped in vermicelli. Wow this was tasty and different textures all in one. The biggest surprise was the...More

Thank Azel L
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Azel Many thanks for taking the time to write up an amazing review for us. We are thrilled you all enjoyed yourselves. We use a sweet Indonesian soya sauce in our stir fry - hope this helps and I agree it is one of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offers great food, with a variety of options, but I always have a preference to their pasta dishes. Their are plenty of decadent dishes with scrumptious deserts, and along side is the Landmark bar, which is great for a few drinks after the...More

Thank TrevorBurchell
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Trevor Thanks so much for taking the time to write your fabulous review. We hope to see you again soon. Take care, The Botanico Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the few places were by firstly we were sold by the wonderful lady who introduced their specials to us, what a breath of fresh air - she surely adds to the warmth of visiting this Resturant. The place was so lovely, clean and...More

Thank Jeffster89
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Jeff Wow what a lovely review. Thanks so much for your feedback. We are passionate about what we do and our biggest intention is to share love through food. We hope we see you again soon. Have a fabulous day further.. The Classico team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely food with great ambience. the decor is fabulous and goes with the cuisine , love the selection of wines and other beverages and the fisf dishes are from beyond the blue waters . cafe de sol classico is not to be missed and it...More

Thank Denis & Zita H
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Denis & Zita Thanks for your visit and for taking the time to write an amazing review for us. I love the way you said we are an adventure that makes tastebuds tingle. Thank you so much. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is without a doubt my number 1 Restuarant in South Africa.Servive is the new benchmark and the food quality is great and consistent.More

Thank elroy_vblerk
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Elroy. Wow what a fabulous review. We are honoured by your compliment. We always aim for consistency and to give our clients the best experience, where they will leave happier than when they arrived. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards The Classico...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We all were very satisfied with our meals.! Service was excellent. Lovely ambience. We certainly can recommend the Resturant & will return.

Thank LesWagner
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Les Thanks so much for firstly, a wonderful rating and secondly for recommending us. It is very much appreciated. We hope to see you soon to serve up more yummy meals to you. Take care Regards The Classico team

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with friendly professional staff. The food was delicious - they were so accommodating, happy to substitute in a creamy sauce for the seafood pasta which was exactly what we wanted. A bit pricey but nice for a special occasion. Definitely a place to...More

Thank Stephanie E
cafedelsolsa, Owner at Cafe del Sol Classico, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Hello Stephanie We aim to please and we are so happy that you enjoyed your visit with us. We only use the freshest and best quality ingredients which does make our dishes on the pricey side. However we have a no compromise ethos when it...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olivedale Corner Centre | Corner of Olive & President Fouche Roads, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 704 6493
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