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Flames Restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel

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67 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
+27 11 481 6190
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“oysters” (17 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
67 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paid R 795 per person for brunch You get glass of bubbly Starters which included sushi and salads Main - you can choose Not many option for vegetarians Than cheese and dessert station Coffee and tea included View is great as always Good value for...More

Thank RParbhoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was my mom's 50th birthday and I'm all the way in Qatar but the kind of prompt assistance in making this arrangement such a huge success by just emails and phonecalls was outstanding.Special thanks to Nox,Julanda,Katlego,Ntombenhle,Silvia,Thando, Carol,Shelton and Thabani for making my mom feel...More

Thank Nokuthula D
Reviewed 5 April 2018

This place has fabulous views and wonderful service (polite, efficient and friendly - a winning combination). Thank you especially to Grace and Michelle who looked after us. The food is also generally very good. My one real gripe was the wine list, which should have...More

Thank mark121
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have been to Flames on a few occasions. From entering at the boom entrance with a warm welcome from the lady who directs us (sorry I forgot her name), to the excellent service at Flames by waiter Thabani (he has served...More

Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Ate dinner there as guests of the hotel. Service was very slow - over 30 minutes before order taken and nearly an hour before any food. We were surprised when a tempura prawn starter turned out to be tiny pieces of battered prawn sitting on...More

Thank mfhunter
Reviewed 9 March 2018

it has a great view and the food and wine were great prices lower than most four seasons and the staff were awesome a must if you are staying there!

Thank cohenscastle
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We had dinner at the hotel, was not impressed by the food or the service. For the amount of money you spend, you will not be blown away by the chef's culinary skills. There was not much flavor in any of the dishes prepared. We...More

Thank soulfulvegetarian
mattbarber_FB2017, Director of F&B at Flames Restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Dear soulfulvegetarian, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Flames. It seems the food did not meet with your expectations. We apologize for this. Our menu is designed to appeal across a wide audience of international travelers and locals alike. We...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

My husband took me to Flames for our wedding anniversary. The view was spectacular. Make sure you request a table at the edge for the best view. Food and service were very good as one would expect from such an upper class restaurant.

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Decided to go for the brunch on a Saturday afternoon with friends. Service was very slow, 3 out of 4 beers were not stock. Food below average and you pay an arm and a leg. Wine list is good. View is fantastic! Overall not worth...More

Thank mark h
mattbarber_FB2017, other at Flames Restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Mark h, Thank you for joining us for brunch recently. We are pleased to hear you appreciated our selection of wine and of course the iconic view. We regret to read the level of service was below standard and will be addressing this concern. Our...More

Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We went to lunch at Flames Restaurant today. The setting is amazing but what really annoyed us was the fact that we were charged for 3 gins instead of 2 and for 4 glasses of wine instead of 3. We did get an apology from...More

Thank jw25001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 481 6190
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