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Pronto

Colony Shopping Center | Jan Smuts Ave, Craighall, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 447 4346
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (45 reviews)
“carciofi” (3 reviews)
“chilli” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Colony Shopping Center | Jan Smuts Ave, Craighall, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Took the family to Pronto’s for a birthday celebration. The best pasta ever. Food well prepared and very tasty. Staff helpful and friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HermanK449
NatashaM2923, Owner at Pronto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Hi there - thanks so much for your fantastic review. It was with great pleasure that I shared it with our whole team today. We so appreciate your patronage and look forward to hosting you again soon. Natasha

Reviewed 17 September 2018

The food and ambiance is perfect and I have never had a bad meal. The staff are lovely and the manager makes the place a fun place to go. I always stop here and it is really a hidden gem.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank OliviaUys01
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

First time visit on the invite of a friend. Service was shocking and our pasta was absolutely tasteless which interesting to note was a complaint in an earlier review.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marc O
NatashaM2923, Owner at Pronto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Hi Marc. Thank you so much for your feedback. I have shared the review with the whole team. We hope you do pop in again one day to give us another chance - if you do please let me know I would love to meet...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

On the recommendation of a friend of mine, three of us had dinner at PRONTO. We were warmly welcomed and given a nice table out of the cold. By the time we left, it was very crowded. The Spaghetti Bolognese was delicious and my tagliatelle...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tony C
NatashaM2923, Owner at Pronto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hi Tony - we are glad you had such a positive experience with us and thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review. It is with great pleasure that I will share it with the team. Thanks for your patronage - we...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Food spectacular, service outstanding, overall experience is 10/10. Just perfection. Consistently wonderful. The quality of the food is unmatched. They fully deserve the 6 BOJ (best of johannesburg) they received, because it is. From reservations, to ordering, to the meal, to the service.... It's faultless....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank maxine1andonly
NatashaM2923, Owner at Pronto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hi Maxine - thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. It is with great pleasure that I will share it with the whole team. Thanks for your patronage and warm support of our business - we so appreciate it...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We made a reservation, on arrival they did not have our names down for our reservation. No big deal, luckily they did have space for us. Hence the reason for 4 out of 5. The food is excellent here the staff and their service absolutely...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lordkruger1
NatashaM2923, Owner at Pronto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hi there - thanks so much for taking the time to leave a lovely review. I have shared your comments with our staff as we always appreciate the feedback. Thanks for your patronage - we so appreciate it and look forward to hosting you again...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Pronto has been going for ages and still it is advisable to book, the place remains rather packed. For good reason. It is consistent and good. It's not cheap by corner cafe standards and it doesn't play in such space. The menu is comprehensive. On...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MattJNB
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Visited once never again, over cooked pasta with no flavour.got home and both my partner and I were sick

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Cher2019
Reviewed 7 August 2018

My husband and I eat here often. Partly because its one of our local eateries but also because we know the food is consistently good, the service is speedy and friendly, if you drink wine by the glass, the glasses are a good size and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sandy W
NatashaM2923, Owner at Pronto, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hi Sandy - thanks so much for taking the time to leave a lovely review. It is with great pleasure that I will share it with the team. Thanks for your patronage - we so appreciate it and look forward to hosting you again soon....More

Reviewed 14 July 2018

Very good service, nice atmosphere, Gorgonzola-fig and balsamic focaccia very nice combination. Lasagna excellent! Pizza very good.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DDR1234
Natasha M, Owner at Pronto, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Hi there - thanks for your fantastic review. We so appreciate the feedback. Happy dining and we look forward to hosting you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Colony Shopping Center | Jan Smuts Ave, Craighall, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 447 4346
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