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Troyeville Hotel

1403 Albertina Sisulu Road | Corner Wilhemeina Street, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
+27 11 402 7709
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (18 reviews)
“chourico” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00 Hours
Bar, Seafood, European, Portuguese, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
1403 Albertina Sisulu Road | Corner Wilhemeina Street, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

If you feel like some proper Portuguese food this is a good option. Down home , family , friendly and good service. It doesn’t pretend to be some kind of culinary extravaganza - rather just great chicken livers / yummy squid / juicy steak and...More

Thank derekcarstens
Reviewed 11 July 2018

The Troyeville Hotel is a legendary Johannesburg institution, well known for good Portuguese food with a convivial cross-section of the local communities from the east side of the City who eat in the restaurant or the bar. From the closed verandah restaurant you look out...More

Thank Christo D
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

The hotel is not in greatest part of town so taxis are recommended to get about. The hotel was a great price and very central near many of the tourist attractions. The owner is very helpful and was full of good advice. The room was...More

1  Thank robjar
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Although this restaurant is in "the wrong side of town" it is a neat and clean restaurant serving authentic Portuguese cuisine.

Thank Francois d
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is one of our favourites. It has short Portuguese menu in which everything is cooked with love and expertise. They do lovely platters of prawn and chicken piri piri, and their chips are the best south of the Limpopo.

Thank Richmart100
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Great restaurant with good food and friendly staff. They were happy to make up some platters for our group and everything on them was well prepared. I recommend this restaurant if you like Portuguese cuisine as I have been to far more expensive with poor...More

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had a work function at the Troyeville. The first question asked was why here. The answer came once the food was served. We had platters of calamari, beef cubes, fish cubes, chicken, prawns and several more. But the highlight was the chips, piled high...More

Thank Les P
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday night and were the only patrons. The rest of Johannesburg don't know what they're missing. For starters the three of us shared grilled halloumi, grilled squid heads and codfish. We shared a platter of grilled prawns with peri peri sauce....More

Thank Des1963
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I booked this place because of the reviews, price and location close to the bus station where we were heading out in a couple days. Upon arrival we realized the place was in a pretty sketchy location, not a place you want to walk around...More

Thank Travellingdirtbag
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Good food. Good efficient service. Wait is normal for grills. Baby chicken period period is great. Safe parking at back. Daily s pecials.

Thank YeshenP2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 Albertina Sisulu Road | Corner Wilhemeina Street, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 402 7709
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The Troyeville has been serving award winning Portuguese food for decades. We pride ourselves on sourcing the best ingredients and cooking them simply and deliciously. Our menu and wine list can be found on our web site. Our blackboard is full of special dishes that are inspired by the market. We often feature several different fish and prawn dishes.
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