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The Bull Run Restaurant

20 Maude Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 884 1400
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (209 reviews)
“creamed spinach” (16 reviews)
“ribs” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, International, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
20 Maude Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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21 - 30 of 604 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2017 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 :)More

Thank letmetellyou90
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear 'letmetellyou90' Thank you for taking your time to write a review on 'tripadvisor'. It is regrettable to read that you were not completely satisfied with your ostrich and dear meat. Did you raise any of your concerns with our management on duty that evening?...More

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
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear 'Rulenetjie' Thank you for taking your time to write a review on 'tripadvisor'. It is regrettable to read that you were not completely satisfied with your steak. Did you raise any of your concerns with our management on duty that evening? Please feel free...More

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
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Dear Karen R 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 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

Reviewed 9 May 2017

The food in this great restaurant is fantastic. Service is a bit slow but it gives you a chance to relax. The restaurant is very nice and well located.

Thank WombatBen
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Dear 'WombatBen' Thank you for taking the time to write a review on 'tripadvisor'. We greatly appreciate your feedback and hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Food quality is excellent. well mannered staff. relaxed atmosphere. Highly recommend their steak. Children welcomed.

Thank Ralph P
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Dear 'Ralph P', Thank you for your positive feedback on 'TripAdvisor' and for taking the time to do so. We look forward in spoiling you again soon. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Staying at protea had dinner here. Service fine and I had an excellent fillet steak. They gave bread at the table in advance of the meal, but the bread here and in the Butchers Shop Restaurant is very pedestrian and woudl not be produced in...More

Thank BinDereDoneDat
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Dear "BinDeredoneDat", Thank you for taking your time to review our restaurant. Did you raise any of your concerns with our management team? Please feel free to contact Uys or Christina under info@thebullrun.co.za for any questions and we hope to see you back a second...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a hotel restaurant, however, serve brilliant food with great service. Best kingklip I had in a very long time. Their menu has a large selection and the food is fresh and extremely tasty. Steaks and chicken are also very good. Highly recommendable restaurant...More

Thank MICZ
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Dear 'MICZ' Wow, it is wonderful to read your positive feedback! Thank you for taking the time to write it. We look forward in spoiling you again soon. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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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