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Carbon Bistro

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279 Dey Street | Brooklyn, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
+27 12 340 0029
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
279 Dey Street | Brooklyn, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Always a wonderful experience, staff a great, management well mannered , food is just perfect , and they have great menu.

Thank Kmo K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reccommend the Crystal Blue Berry Gin. Pleasent surprise when drinking a whole berry through the straw! Dry aged rib eye on the bone is delicious. Staff friendly and helpful.

Thank JudithKruger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been there for dinner and the food was okay, it was not a highlight, pretty average. Worst thing was that we were still very hungry after that and that’s not okay for that price. We first ordered a plate and the waitress said „okay“...More

Thank Divingplatypus
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Looking for a great restaurant to entertain a British couple on Friday evening, we booked at Carbon Bistro for an early supper. What a fantastic choice this was! We were all hugely impressed with our chosen mains - Rib Eye, Fillet on the Bone and...More

Thank Petro B
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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We were a big group of people, all friends and family members for a birthday party. All of the food arrived at the same time and was phenomenal. The drinks on the other hand are over rated, very expensive and the presentation and garnish are...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 February 2018

After dinner elsewhere we where welcomed to enjoy a gin. What a wonderful experience. Ruan took time to share his Gin passion with us which resulted in us leaving with bottles of gin to further experience at home. I look so foraward to visiting again;...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 28 December 2017

This establishment should not be overlooked! Everything is top notch. As it boasts the largest selection of Gin in Gauteng we started with a gin each. We did however need assistance in choosing as there are over 155 different gins to choose from with a...More

Thank Laurice P
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Excellent, service and food. My new favourite hang out in PTA. Unpretentious food that is exceptionally well prepared, visually appealing and excellent value for money. I highly recommend it!

Thank Hilton J
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Carbon Bistro is a hip restaurant and bar with largest craft gin selection in Gauteng and the second largest in South Africa. Craft beer is also available. The food was very well prepared. I can recommend the prime rib. Not the cheapest but definitely worth...More

Thank Johan M
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

The food is carefully prepared but balances are a bit off. Rice too much sage, not very nice, venison hardly any jus, which is why I ordered the dish.I personally think the food is slightly over priced. Love the variety of the gins, the presentation...More

Thank anri_bester
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Dey Street | Brooklyn, Pretoria 0181, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 340 0029
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