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Modo Mio

339 Jan Smuts Ave, Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible8%
31 Aug 2015
“Local cozy Italian, scrumptious food! ”
25 Aug 2015
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Italian, Pizza
339 Jan Smuts Ave, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

We went there for an impromptu dinner and we're very pleasantly surprised, the caprese and artichoke starters were simple and very good, no fuss food! Our mains of linguine vongole and gamberi was equally delicious, refreshing and sufficient! Wine list is more than adequate with...More

Thank Alasdair G
Reviewed 25 August 2015

I had take away pizza before from this place and thought it looked quite quaint and have wanted to give it a try. However, on the night I went (Saturday), the place was empty, dark and dingy. The service was limited and poor, and they...More

Thank runir
Reviewed 26 March 2015

tiny little quirky restaurant in a parking lot in the middle of a block of flats. food was truly wonderful, my husband rated his vongele linguine as one of the best he has ever had. my risotto was silky and delicious. one generous glass of...More

1  Thank Bronwyn M
Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

I've been to Modio Mio a number of times - which I've always enjoyed, but nothing came close to my last experience there. The food was below average, with limited choices as almost everything was out of stock. The waiters seemed miserable - perhaps they...More

1  Thank Jeandupl
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Modo Mio was one of our favourite Italian restaurants in Craighall/Hyde Park and offered a home from home feel, with a small menu and lovely food. But the Modo Mio of old is no longer on the menu. While it was great to be out...More

2  Thank stuarthg
Reviewed 22 December 2014

We have been to this restaurant a number of times before and have always been impressed by the overall dining experience. Unfortunately on the evening of the 10th, the experience was far from satisfactory. We book a table for 7 and when we arrived, on...More

Thank Brett M
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We have always enjoyed going to this lovely little restaurant tucked away on Jan Smuts avenue and found their food really excellent. But what a disappointment on Saturday night. Firstly they didnt have the spinach pasta (we were there early ) and so I ordered...More

Thank maureen12345
Reviewed 16 October 2014

A convenient and charming restaurant with good food. But the service... Unfortunately Modo Mio lacks on friendliness of their staff. The last time we went to the restaurant was on a monday and the waiter even told us that there was no dessert, as they...More

Thank Luciana M
Reviewed 1 October 2014 via mobile

Mode Mio has been a neighbourhood success. We have shared a number of special events in this quaint restaurant. The pizza and salad are delicious. The staff helpful and knowledgeable. However when it came to the coffee order I felt irritated as the waiter told...More

1  Thank LeonieE
Reviewed 7 July 2014

A great little restaurant hidden in a courtyard off Jan Smuts ave. It's a tiny place and you basically sit in a big parking lot but the place has atmosphere and the food is very good. The Contadina pizza is absolutely awesome and the earlobe...More

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  • Address: 339 Jan Smuts Ave, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
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