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24 Central Centre, Cnr Gwen Lane and Fredman Road | Corner Fredman Drive & Gwen Lane 24 Central, Shop No 3, Sandton 2031, South Africa
+27 11 883 7247
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (40 reviews)
“seared tuna” (17 reviews)
“sushi” (68 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
24 Central Centre, Cnr Gwen Lane and Fredman Road | Corner Fredman Drive & Gwen Lane 24 Central, Shop No 3, Sandton 2031, South Africa
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We sat at the bar tonight and were served hy Lovermore and Precious. Excellent miso soup! Nice and quite place for a Saturday - it cooks during the week!

Thank Hooggenoeg
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Had dinner for 10 people on Wednesday night. The restaurant was not busy at all, 5 tables max. The waiter showed no interest in getting orders or helping. We had to call her over every time and was not attentive. The restaurant missed a good...More

Thank BenoniTraveller
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Great value for money! High quality sushi! Fast and friendly service, Good vibe, great location. A must go!

Thank roye455
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Went for a business dinner recently and really enjoyed the experience. I had the crispy beef with baby corn, beans, onion and in an oyster sauce. Really good combinations of flavours and the beef was perfectly cooked – crispy but still had plenty of flavour....More

Thank AndrewJ25
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Sushi is very expensive - and not the best I've had. I would say that perhaps a little too overdone and could be less fussy. Good service, nice ambiance but overpriced fish and rice for the quality - perhaps Koi need to go back to...More

Thank kaiser08_KZN
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The food is always outstanding, restaurant spotless and service fantastic. Had a dinner with friends at Koi.

Thank HayleyDG1
Reviewed 1 August 2017

The menu has great variety without being an overwhelming endless list of items. That said, those on offer sounded so appetizing it was tough to choose. We shared a mix of starters. The rock shrimp were very tasty as were the edamame. The service and...More

Thank EmJayBV
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Koi is well located, within walking distance of the Maslow and other major hotels in the Sandton area. Inside, it is warm and welcoming, with good food and very good service. My large really group enjoyed our time there.

Thank Gordon X
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We had a business dinner, 6 colleagues and one of their teenagers on a Saturday night and to our great surprise there was hardly anyone there. It's a short walk from Intercontinental and Sandton, but perhaps because it's winter it was quiet. They were very...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Dined here with my wife, ordered a broad selection of dishes from mini sliders and dim sum through to the crispy duck - everything was very good. Service was also attentive and the restaurant had a nice buzz and atmosphere.

Thank Rhys O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Central Centre, Cnr Gwen Lane and Fredman Road | Corner Fredman Drive & Gwen Lane 24 Central, Shop No 3, Sandton 2031, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 883 7247
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Koi Restaurant, in the heart of Sandton, is where you enjoy the very essence of dining and relaxing in a stylish and modern setting. The food is freshly sourced, tangy and flavoursome. The unsurpassed Japanese and Chinese Chefs prepare and serve exquisite and innovative dishes to perfection, making Koi not only highly acclaimed but legendary for its creative cuisine. From beautifully presented sushi, fish and meat dishes to the accompaniments of fresh noodles and tempting desserts - Koi offers it all plentifully! Koi Restaurant has been voted Top 100 Restaurants in South Africa in the Food & Wine Magazine and best Sushi restaurant in Johannesburg, so get on to Koi in Sandton and experience a dramatic fusion of flavours.
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