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IL Gusto Ristorante

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North Rand | Key Largo Centre, Boksburg 1459, South Africa
+27 11 894 7847
Today
11:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Kempton Park, South Africa
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221 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a very nice evening with wonderful food. Enjoyed the focaccia bread as a starter and the prawns were delicious. The waitress was friendly. Atmosphere is good. Only setback was two big tables with birthday parties together in the smaller room, we could not even hear ourselves....made it difficult to communicate with our friends.

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Thank Eeyore707
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Let's start by saying that I have been here 4 times in 12 days. Such an authentic italian restaurant with authentic dishes and homemade pasta. Even the sushi was phenomenal (had to try it as an appetizer). The portion size/value for cost is fantastic. You basically get two meals for one, I have yet to leave this place without a... More 

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Thank Jack H
George K, Owner at IL Gusto Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review Mr Jack H. More 

Boksburg, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff and manager were great with excellent service. Food very tasty and a lot of it. Well presented and freshly cooked. The desserts are deliciously fattening. We loved the atmosphere, very cozy and romantic. The whole setup is lovely, we frequently visit this Italian Restaurant.

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Thank 51ll
George K, Owner at IL Gusto Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you so much, hope to see you soon Regards il Gusto More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful little gem on the East Rand. Great food, great wine selection and fabulous old fashioned service. Has a well ventilated smoking section and an amazing one man show on a Sunday, (& Wednesdays, I think) creating a pleasant and relaxing dining experience.

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George K, Owner at IL Gusto Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review Nichola, Regards il Gusto More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience. George the owner was on the floor all night. The place was packed but the service was excellent. George arranged a special pasta dish after asking only a couple of questions and it was superb. Great family restaurant.

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Thank dpjoppie
George K, Owner at IL Gusto Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the Fantastic review, regards iL Gusto More 

Eskilstuna, Sweden
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Eaten here a couple of times. This occasion was with local business contacts. Good service and tasty italian food & wines. Nice atmosphere in the restaurant, even if the area's suroundings are nothing to write home about

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George K, Owner at IL Gusto Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review Mr B0ll0x2U, regards il Gusto More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

When you find a restaurant with an atmosphere that speaks to your senses you know you're in for a treat. This Italian restaurant serves a great variety of italian dishes and for the odd occasion that you are not in the mood for italian they serve meat, sushi and seafood. The main shop itself is quaint, full of decor and... More 

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Thank Denzil S
George K, Owner at IL Gusto Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you for an awesome review Mr Denzil S, regards iL Gusto Ristorante More 

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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Visit this gem in the East. Food is freshly prepared and tasty. Service is excellent. Everything on the menu is worth tasting.

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Thank AndreanaOchse
George K, Owner at IL Gusto Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, regards iL Gusto More 

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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Brilliant choice of meals on the menu. Value for money and very good service. We had live music and the musician could play anything and everything. We were a sizable group and had a range of food - From Pizza to Prawns and every dish was a winner. We experienced 'Fusion' cooking at its best

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George K, Owner at IL Gusto Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the fabulous review, regards iL Gusto Ristorante More 

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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

By far one of the best restaurants in the East Rand area!! Food is consistently delicious and service is excellent. Would recommend the restaurant since all ingredients are fresh and well prepared!! Thank you!!!!

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George K, Owner at IL Gusto Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review Cindy M, regards iL Gusto Ristorante More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Rand | Key Largo Centre, Boksburg 1459, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Boksburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 894 7847

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