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Ferngate Shopping Centre | Main Rd, Randburg 2194, South Africa
+27 11 326 3161
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“prawns” (46 reviews)
“feijoada” (5 reviews)
“caldo verde” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Ferngate Shopping Centre | Main Rd, Randburg 2194, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic little spot. When phoned to book, was told it is last available table (on a Thursday night). When we arrived it looked very plain but at the end of the night we could see why it is so popular. The food was...More

1  Thank Nelus R
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

The food here is truly traditional and spectacularly good! Every single time I eat here I'm amazed at how consistent the quality of the food is. Great meal, great atmosphere, will continue eating Portuguese here!

2  Thank Mario M
Reviewed 1 April 2018

A classic Portuguese restaurant of a very high standard, serving classic fare. We were a party of 6 and were warmly welcomed by the friendly staff. Six different main dishes were chosen and each one of us suggested that we had made the best choice,...More

1  Thank MyPet123
Reviewed 29 March 2018

It was my first visit to this Portuguese restaurant and I was pleasantly surprised. We had Mozambican prawns and Kingklip on the advise of the owner. He said it was fresh and it really was. Always speak to the owner before placing your order. Will...More

Thank 837akbarb
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Have eaten here on previous visits to SA and always enjoyed the food,Tuesday specials make for fantastic value,My husband and my brother-in -law always enjoy the prawns but I like to try something different every time.On this occasion I had the beef stew and it...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We have been at Mannie's since he opened, food always very good, prices have gone up, but always walk out feeling your money was well spent.

Thank Johntaptap
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We arrived for an impromptu dinner and started with milho frito – golden squares of deep fried corn /maize “pap”. Thereafter I enjoyed the feijoada – a bean, beef, pork and chouriҫo stew. It was tasty, flavoursome and delicious. My husband loved his moist chicken...More

Thank Kardoesie
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We wanted to go to 1920 for a long time - we were not disappointed. As per the TripAdvisor guidance we asked Manny for a recommendation - prawns and chicken Portuguese style - delicious! It went down well with a superb Sophie Terblanche Sauvignon Blanc!...More

Thank Flip d
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We had a casual dinner with friends at 1920 on Friday 22nd. It was our first and we left not understanding why we hadn't gone before. The food was excellent as was the service and atmosphere was fun. The owner was present which is often...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I can get use to the Portuguese cuisine, 1920 has not disappoint, great food, wonderful, full of heart management and staff. I’ll bring the family soon.

Thank PJ B
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Derek S
31 July 2018|
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Response from pamela12373 |
1920 Portugese restaurant Hutton Court 011 326 3161
Natalia B
16 July 2018|
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Response from Natalia B |
Thanks to everyone for the responses. Unfortunately they do not take large bookings, so I was not able to go there for my birthday dinner. I found a different restaurant with a similar menu instead.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ferngate Shopping Centre | Main Rd, Randburg 2194, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Randburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 326 3161
Restaurant Is On Main Rd In Randburg Just Near The Magistrates Courts And Opposite The School. Cnr Of Main Rd And Oxford Rd
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