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Grappino Bistro

Knox Street | Waverley, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
+27 11 440 5136
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good50%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“veal” (6 reviews)
“focaccia” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Knox Street | Waverley, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited Grappinos for lunch on Saturday. Only one other table was occupied. We ordered linguine with basil pesto, Capresse salad and a pizza. The waitress brought the food and that was the last we saw of her. Never came once to check if all was...More

Thank Ayr77
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We have been regular patrons over the last few years and have always had an enjoyable evening meal A few weeks ago we came for dinner and this time we were disappointed with bad service and poor quality food We thought maybe it was an...More

1  Thank poppi73305
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Makes good food, has good service and parking is close with a guard. There is a top floor as well, ask for a seat there. Limited but OK wine list. Prices fair.

Thank TwobeAlive
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Pizza base is extremely thin and crisp. Excellent cheese with focaccia. Spaghetti Bolognese and Calzone pizza generous portions and well presented. Several folk coming in to collect take-aways.

Thank LyonBen
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We popped in for dinner with the family for an early dinner. Food was exceptional and service was effortless.

Thank LarryMallach
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This is a local institution in the Area and the food is always good be it Pizza, pasta or the veal on offer.

Thank Phin M
Reviewed 20 August 2018

A good local Italian restaurant. If you don't want to spend much money and want a quick in and out during the week when you don't feel like cooking at home.

Thank John Habib J
Reviewed 10 August 2018

From the outside one doesn’t know what to expect, but we were pleasantly surprised. Attractive decor, friendly staff & tasty food. Great value for money. Very popular so need to book.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This place has a lovely ambience. Extensive Italian menu. The meals are delicious, we all had pasta which was prepared perfectly. The service is quick and friendly. We will certainly it there again!

Thank Erwin M
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our lunch here, recommended if you're in the area. Gnocchi gorgonzola, salmon linguine and pizza were all great

Thank Bhavesh G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Knox Street | Waverley, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 440 5136
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