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The Big Mouth Restaurant

| Nelson Mandela Square, Johannesburg 2146, South Africa
+27 63 293 8869
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (174 reviews)
“lobster roll” (10 reviews)
“churros” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Sushi, Grill, Japanese, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Service
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Value
LOCATION
| Nelson Mandela Square, Johannesburg 2146, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 335 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Tried the jap food here and must say that i am impressed. Was up to standard of great jap restaurants that i have eaten in Singapore, Japan and all over the world. U can tell by its popularity when it is packed even on a...More

Thank a1ex96sim
Reviewed 4 days ago

So, we went for a Sunday late lunch. I suggested one of our regular restaurants but my wife mentioned that she had heard something about The Big Mouth. So, off we went. The ambiance is ok but the place is too big, more like a...More

Thank MarcStruik
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Big Mouth doesn't disappoint - it was our first and we walked in because we were hungry and needed a place to eat. The vibe was perfect for a Friday night, as the restaurant was packed with people eventually waiting to be seated. I...More

Thank MischkeLC
Jade C, Public Relations Manager at The Big Mouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear MischkeLC, It is so lovely to hear about your recent visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope that you will be back again soon. Your positive feedback will be shared with the rest of the team. They will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great, we had the crispy squid and edamame been to start. For mains we had the salmon skin futomaki and SUV ....both superb! My husband loves churros and the ones we got here did not disappoint! The manager and staff were attentive and...More

Thank VeeHara
Jade C, Public Relations Manager at The Big Mouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear VeeHara, Thank you for your recommendation on The Big Mouth. We are thrilled you enjoyed your meal. Your patronage is important to us, and we eagerly anticipate your next visit. Best Wishes, TBM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very tasty dinner there last night and enjoyed it so much that we will return tonight. There is a great choice of dishes - we had giant grilled mushrooms, caesars salad, grilled calamari and a pot of mussels - and it was...More

Thank nathalieyes
Jade C, Public Relations Manager at The Big Mouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Nathalieyes , Thank you for choosing to dine at The Big Mouth. Reading your review was an absolute pleasure, and we eagerly anticipate your return. With Gratitude, TBM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always take my daughters here -the sushi here is divine.Service is always good . Be prepared to wait , they are always busy in peak times.

Thank 278waheedac
Jade C, Public Relations Manager at The Big Mouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear 278waheedac, Thank you for taking time to write a lovely review. We are thrilled to hear that you think our sushi is divine! Your patronage is greatly appreciated. With Gratitude, TBM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There special Sushi dishes are HUUUUUUGE, but really yummy so I advise you to share....A great variety on the menu and a good wine list. How much more can you wish for than to eat and drink overlooking the Square(which Madiba is watching over) on...More

Thank EasyGoing1204
Jade C, Public Relations Manager at The Big Mouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear EasyGoing 1204, Thank you fir taking the time to write on wonderful review. We are so happy to hear that you think our sushi is really yummy! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best Wishes, TBM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Phoned to book a table and asked to be seated on the sqaure, they said we would but when we got there there was no table so had to sit in the back part. We went for dinner and shared 3 sushi plates, the sushi...More

Thank jessicakO3221XV
Jade C, Public Relations Manager at The Big Mouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Jessica, Thank you for taking the time to write an insightful review. I have communicated your concerns to the team and they are looking into the matter. We really hope to welcome you back soon. Warm Regards, TBM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I come here quite often - probably once every few months. They serve the best sushi and my absolute new addiction is the tempura biltong. It is to die for! I always seem to have the same meal over and over again but I tried...More

Thank Riëtte B
Jade C, Public Relations Manager at The Big Mouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Riette B, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. It is so lovely to hear about your recent visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. Your positive feedback on the sushi, tempura biltong and pork...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pro's: 1) Extensive Sushi Menu 2) Fusion Food 3) Good Vibe on the Square Con's 1) Can get pricey 2) Take away orders are sometimes not the same standard as sit down (usual)More

Thank King_Size8888
Jade C, Public Relations Manager at The Big Mouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear King_Size8888, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoy our food and vibe. I have communicated your concerns about the standard of the take away orders with the team and they will be looking...More

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zayaandawood
15 August 2017|
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Response from Waynesworld1983 | Property representative |
Hi! We try to accommodate Halaal as best we can. We do not have any pork on our menu or alcohol in our sauces and we do offer a Halaal Soy sauce upon request. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Nelson Mandela Square, Johannesburg 2146, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 63 293 8869
  • E-mail
Description
The Big Mouth is a contemporary take on the classic diner infused with culinary influences and ingredients from around the globe.
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