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Chief's Boma Restaurant

Indaba Hotel - William Nicol Drive | Fourways, Johannesburg 2055, South Africa
+27 11 840 6600
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“stews” (5 reviews)
“game meat” (4 reviews)
“venison” (3 reviews)
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African, Vegetarian Friendly
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Indaba Hotel - William Nicol Drive | Fourways, Johannesburg 2055, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This must still be one of the best restaurants in the area! Unreal Food, Staff and Service. You have to try an amazing taste of Africa. Do yourselves a favor and check it out

Thank Steve M
Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the wonderful feedback- we are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon Yours Sincerely Sharon Hunink Group Marketing & Sales Manager

Reviewed 3 September 2018

At the Chief's boma (Indaba Hotel) you can drown in the variety presented. All tastes and needs are catered for. The drumming session on arrival also makes it special. The waiters and chefs are just so eager to help and tell you what's on the...More

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Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review - we are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon Yours Sincerely Sharon Hunink Group Marketing & Sales Manager

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Meat & greet book talks every Saturday & Sunday...chiefs boma restaurant.Full African imfluenced buffet.

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Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review We hope to welcome you back soon Kind Regards Sharon Hunink Group Marketing & Sales Manager

Reviewed 29 August 2018

The buffet is just amazing!!! You can get any kind of meat there and the service of the waiters is also great. We also had breakfast there, and we will definitely return. Everything was really great.

Thank Rene Y
Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review - we are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon Yours Sincerely Sharon Hunink Group Marketing & Sales Manager

Reviewed 24 August 2018

This is the last restaurant that our tour group has visited before we are leaving SA. They have a varieties of meats besides chicken and beef, like the -Kudu -Warthog -Springbok -Ostrich - Impala. You just choose your cut of meat and they grill it...More

Thank fewGoodman
Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback - we are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us. As noted we are an extremely popular and busy restaurant and our grill section does sometimes not cope however we have 6 grill chefs on busy evenings - unfortunately...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

This buffet offers everything and then more. Soup, warm and cold starters, salads, curries, pastas you name it, and it all tasted fantastic! Although the braai offered a variety of game cuts, aI preferred a lamb chop, steak and boerewors. I loved the koeksisters and...More

Thank StevieSA
Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review - we are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and will certainly pass your kind comments on to the team Look forward to welcoming you back soon Yours Sincerely Sharon Hunink Group Marketing & Sales Manager

Reviewed 29 July 2018

We went for a Saturday lunch (pre-Father's Day). The restaurant was very busy but the staff coped well and service was very good. It is a buffet with a South African flare. Plenty of parking and disabled access with ramps - dishing food could be...More

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Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review- we are thrilled that you enjoyed your recent experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon Yours Sincerely Sharon Hunink Group Marketing & Sales Manager

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Situated right inside Indaba Hotel, this should be your next go to restaurant for buffet. I was looking for a restaurant to celebrate my birthday with a couple of friends and I don’t regret choosing chiefs boma for that. From the moment you enter the...More

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Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you for choosing to spend your special occasion with us - we are thrilled that you enjoyed your Chiefs Boma experience and will certainly pass your kind comments on to the team. We look forward to welcoming you back soon Yours Sincerely Sharon Hunink...More

Reviewed 18 May 2018

Staying at hotel, but lots of locals also in restaurant. A huge buffet is presented with all sort of meat (crocodile, kudu, ostrich, springbok etc), salads and stews.. Drinks very reasonable.More

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Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review- we are thrilled that you enjoyed your recent Indaba experience and will certainly pass your kind comments on to the team Hope your SA trip met with all your expectations and look forward to welcoming you back soon Yours...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018

What a pleasant surprise, fresh good and a wide variety on a buffet - everything I had was excellent, be it the beef, game or pork stew, oxtail, simple pap or exotic game steaks. I stopped doing buffets, but this one rates at 'I will...More

Thank japoti
Sharon H, Manager at Chief's Boma Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review- we are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and will certainly pass your kind comments on to the team Looking forward to welcoming you back soon Yours Sincerely Sharon Hunink Group Marketing & Sales Manager

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he11sgypsy
7 January 2017|
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Response from Sharon H | Property representative |
Restaurant open 7 nights a weeks for dinner from 18:30 to 22:00 and also for Sunday lunch from 12:00 to 15:00 Mon-Thursday R235 pp Fri-Sunday R215 pp Kid friendly venue Children 0-5 years eat free Children 6-12 years pay... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Indaba Hotel - William Nicol Drive | Fourways, Johannesburg 2055, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 840 6600
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Description
Chiefs Boma is an award winning African Buffet Restaurant boasting over 120 dishes from across our continent including a Durban Curry Bar and a Shisa Nyama Grill station where our chefs will prepare your selected cut of meat to your specification. Specializing in Venison and Game Meats, this restaurant is popular with local and international guests alike and the beat of the African Marimbas and giant Boma Fires adds to the ambiance of this proudly African Restaurant. Chiefs Boma is family friendly and also offers a kiddies playground - open for Dinner 7 nights a week and also open for Sunday lunch - bookings essential
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