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The Bull Run Restaurant

20 Maude Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 884 1400
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (200 reviews)
“malva pudding” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
Steakhouse, European, International, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
20 Maude Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 588 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The Bull Run has been around for a very long time. The service is always good, the quality of the food is always superb and you can be assured that if you are taking clients or overseas visitors, they will be pleased. We work often...More

1  Thank mybeautifulworld2017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went here for dinner on a Friday evening. No reservations were needed and it was not busy. Food was good. I had a steak with prawns and a salad with calamari. The service was good and quick. The only 'bad' thing was that my fries...More

Thank Jufinhk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant several times in the past but this time we were disappointed for several reasons but still went there two nights in a row because the food and service is good. The extensive building taking place in the vicinity spoils the...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had the one night at the hotel next door. After looking at a few reviews in the area it became clear that this was the place to be. We had two entrees along with two fillet steaks and a good bottle of red...More

Thank An_Em25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very professional management. It's a well decorated place with a historic taste. We tried Ostrich and deer meat which were not great. So go with beef :)

Thank letmetellyou90
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The ambience of the restaurant is lovely especially the fire place for winter. The waiters are super friendly and highly efficient. We also didn't wait forever for our food. The food was well presented and tasty. I was disappointed with the quality of meat though....More

Thank Rulenetjie
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Service was initially slow but we eventually got Petros who looked after us well. I chose ostrich since I've never eaten it before. It was very 'meaty' tasting for a bird. My husband had a Sirloin steak which was tender and delicious. Each dish was...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Great steak, Great wine, Great people! Will be coming back again. Always come here when I'm in Johannesburg.

1  Thank Larry N
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Dear 'Larry N' It is super to read that you had such an enjoyable dining experience. We are looking forward to spoiling you again soon. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

Reviewed 13 May 2017

The last time I dined, the waitress was well acquainted with the wines and was able to recommend several excellent red blends. Paired with a perfectly cooked ostrich steak in my salad and I was good to go. It is reasonably priced, has a nice...More

Thank M.w. A
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear "M.w.A" Thank you for such a positive review. Customer service is an ongoing practice at The Bull Run and we pride our self in keeping our customer happy. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Really nice decor, very friendly and efficient staff, great food well cooked shame its inside the hotel

Thank ohayo1
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear "ohayo1" Thank you for visiting the Bull Run Restaurant. We appreciate your positive feedback. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Maude Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 884 1400
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