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Throbbing Strawberry

Shop 1, Douglasdale Village | Leslie Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 704 6982
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (19 reviews)
“mille feuille” (4 reviews)
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Pizza, Sushi, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Shop 1, Douglasdale Village | Leslie Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Popular restaurant with a good collection of pizza, pasta and meaty mains. Can recommend the bacon and strawberry salad for a tasty starter, with the seafood pasta or Miss Piggy for main course. There are also health- and carb-conscious options.

Thank ZA_world
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice outing for couples. The setting is comfortable, the food is excellent and the live music pleasant, good value for money. Definitely a repeat venue.

Thank JohannS1005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the throbbing burger. It was delicious. The oxtail was well cooked, soft and flavourful. The mussel pot was interesting but too few mussels. The Calamari was crisp and had a nice sauce. The Millie Feuille was enormous and shared by all 4 of...More

Thank Bggl
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Great choice of ZA classics. Ribs were great as was pizza nice to be outside although overlooking parking bit open view over the road. Can’t go wrong if you fancy a nice no fuss meal

Thank Igor M
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We went for a lunch with friends and it was absolutely great! Lovely service and great food! The downside is that there should be more Poke bowl options as the one they have is delciious!

Thank aleolivieris
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We didn't have to book or wait very long. Just a few minutes while they cleared a couple of tables as there was 7 of us

Thank Dirk D
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I had heard a lot of good reports about the restaurant, but was really disappointed. It is situated in Douglasdale approximately 25kms/16m from Sandton in Johannesburg. The duck was watery, almost as if it had recently been defrosted, tasteless, and hurriedly "roasted". We did send...More

Thank Clive V
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We heard that a bang, Monkey's Wedding, would be playing so we popped in for the afternoon/. This place is very popular so there were no tables available. The manager was very accommodating and asked if we would be prepared to wait at the bar...More

Thank KarenT1097
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Fresh stylish food. Stunning service and close to home. Nice to visit after shopping and running errands.

Thank Cindi J
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Went for a mid week dinner. Food was okay but not wow. The service though was quite disappointing. Our patron wasn’t attentive and was concentrating on new tables. Really liked the fireplace though was warm and nice.

Thank maryO2897YI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1, Douglasdale Village | Leslie Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 704 6982
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