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Pappas on the Square Restaurant

) #2 of 192 Restaurants in Sandton RR - RRR Greek, Mediterranean,
Nelson Mandela Square, Shop 120B, Level 1 | Corner 5th street and Alice street, Sandton 2000, South Africa
+27 11 884 9991
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Greek, Mediterranean, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Nelson Mandela Square, Shop 120B, Level 1 | Corner 5th street and Alice street, Sandton 2000, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the owners,forgot his name,is a very down to earth guy.They serve great starters and I love the waiters they are very kind.Its best to reserve a table here as they can get busy and you might wait for close to an hour before...More

Thank nkosinathithomasn
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been there twice during my last stay in Sandton. First I went for oxtail and some meze. Nice diner but service was average. Second time, I went for their famous T-Bone....the biggest one (1kg). It was really good but not the tastiest of the...More

Thank laurentre13
Reviewed 1 week ago

great and affordable place to eat with nice service they take their time but the food is good as a resyult

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great variety on the menu and our table ordered many items, everybody was very happy. I had the T Bone and can honestly say, one of the best I ever had. Service is good, nice vibe, great place.

Thank Leon D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We like this place because it's centric and not as crowded as other restaurants in Sandton Mall. It has a view to Mandela square, it's elegant and perfect to celebrate any occasion, the food and the service are great. The prices are in the same...More

Thank Adriana C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection of Greek style foods. Food all round was very tasty and food portions adequate, such that ones feels you have not overeaten. All round service from the waiters and manager very good.

Thank blen155
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I visit, I pop in for a good meal. Never disappointing. Good service, friendly staff and delicious food.

Thank suyenneb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nr1 they have a pretty cool kids menu. The ambiance was great and the Long Island pretty strong( like i wanted it). The specials was great two of our table of 6 enjoyed it and the Ribs was plenty full

Thank Andrieslouisean... H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was year end,needed a place to have a place to have lunch and celebrate the year that was coming to a close,we went to Pappa's on the Square,food excellent,service on point,overall exception

Thank Natasha G
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Pappas on the Square still serves good food. The pricing is a bit higher than average priced for what you get but I guess everywhere in Sandton is on the pricier side. The service was very good and waitrons and management friendly and accommodating. The...More

Thank Stephanie_Moss
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Questions & Answers
3 November 2016|
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Response from foodierushni_za | Reviewed this property |
Good Day, Park in the Sandton City Mall or in Nelson Mandela Square and ask anyone where the Nelson Mandela Stature on the square is located. The restaurant is located up the stairs from the stature. Kind regards Rushni
30 March 2016|
Response from Jade H | Property representative |
Yes, absolutely!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nelson Mandela Square, Shop 120B, Level 1 | Corner 5th street and Alice street, Sandton 2000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 884 9991
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For more than two decades, Pappas has been dishing out Mediterranean taste sensations and memorable dining experiences. Pappas has been in the family since the 80s and is now run by the second generation of restaurateurs.We are conveniently situated in the heart of Sandton on Nelson Mandela Square, a hop, skip and jump away from the Sandton Gautrain station. Our extensive menu consists of delicious Mediterranean fare combined with traditional Greek tastes and flavours that will take you on a culinary journey fit for royalty. All our meals are homemade daily to ensure the freshness and quality you deserve and expect. We look forward to welcoming you and your guests to Pappas so you may enjoy every generosity our restaurant and experienced staff have to offer.
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