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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%
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, European, 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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31 - 40 of 686 reviews

Reviewed 1 February 2017

Great service and fresh food, wine selection is fantastic. Different dishes, regional and good selection of meats and fresh ingredients.

Thank Maria L
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Dear 'Maria L' How wonderful to read that you enjoyed our fresh food and good wine! We hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

Reviewed 1 February 2017

Neat atmosphere, however I ordered my steak medium and it wasn't even medium rare. A fellow guest at the Hilton Hotel, told me he had a good experience and that I missed out on one of the fun features, which is picking out your own...More

Thank robertlH7915PB
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Dear 'robertlH7915PB' 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 31 January 2017 via mobile

We went as a couple to the Bull Run located at the Protea by Marriott Hotel in Sandton for lunch and dinner. The staff are pleasant and professional. For lunch we ordered Chicken and Prawn curry and the Cordon bleu. All tasted very well. However,...More

Thank Mara M
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Dear 'Mara M' Thank you for taking the time to write a review on 'tripadvisor'. Your feedback about your lunch and dinner with us is much appreciated and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed it so much. We look forward on spoiling you...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017

The restaurant staff are very helpful and the food and drinks are absolutely worth your while. It is affordable and very accomodating.

Thank Chenoajane
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Dear 'Chenoajane' Your positive feedback on ‘tripadvisor’ is greatly appreciated, especially your praise about our very helpful staff! Thank you for taking the time to do so. We look forward in welcoming you back again. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

Reviewed 29 January 2017

We did a birthday celebration one evening in January 2017 in the Bull Run. After we planned everything with Christiane (one of the managers there) weeks before, we had a wonderfull evening in the complete Bull Run restaurant. Because of unexpected rain in the evening,...More

Thank Uwewill2
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Dear 'Uwewill2' We want to thank you for taking the time to write such an amazing review on 'TripAdvisor'. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your evening, regardless of the heavy rain showers! We also want to thank you especially for your appraisal...More

Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Ate here a couple of times. Food was great and the prices were extremely cheap by US standards. Top notch service as well. Will definitely eat here again when back in Johannesburg

Thank mayhewtravelor
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Dear "mayhewtravelor" Thank you for taking the time to write a positive review on 'tripAdvisor'. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your meals and experienced such 'top notch service'. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

After about 10 years I returned to this restaurant. The food is still really excellent, the fillet is as tender as it can be and the staff is very friendly.More

Thank Okyay Bozkurt Ö
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Dear ‘Okyay Bozkurt Ö ’. Your positive feedback on ‘tripadvisor’ is greatly appreciated. It is always wonderful to read about guests that have returned after so many years and still enjoy our fillet in particular. Thank you for you kind words, We look forward to...More

Reviewed 20 January 2017

Have eaten here with friends twice in the last 3 days. Great steak and kingclip. Wine is reasonably priced. Much to recommend. One slight minus is the construction work ongoing next door which means that dining outside on the terrace is not as peaceful as...More

Thank Andrew H
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Dear ‘Andrew H’. Your positive feedback on ‘tripadvisor’ is greatly appreciated. Thank you for taking the time to do so. We look forward in welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Brilliant food, excellent service and good menu - you can always find what you like on the menu, even as a vegetarian in a meat restaurant - meat of course is a standard - I usually take several starters for dinner since a large piece...More

1  Thank Rotopal
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Dear ‘Rotopal’. Thank you for taking the time to write on ‘tripadvisor’. Your feedback is much appreciated and we look forward in spoiling you again soon. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

The Bull is still Running and will, certainly, win the race. Amazing food, superb service and friendly staff and management. Thank you guys.

Thank Kool2bbop
Jörg Z, General Manager at The Bull Run Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Dear ‘Kool2bbop’. How wonderful to read that you enjoyed your Bull Run evening with us again and thank you for writing it on ‘tripadvisor’. Your praise is very much appreciated! We look forward in welcoming you back again. Kind regards, Jörg Zwinscher & TEAM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
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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