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Butcher Block Steakhouse

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Steakhouse,
Crowne Plaza | Crowne Plaza, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 788 3518
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  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible3%
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Steakhouse, Grill
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Crowne Plaza | Crowne Plaza, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent steak, Nice atmosphere and an overall great experience. The Game meat was made to perfection. Well priced and affordable

Thank alwyn1_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Once again we were traveling and were looking for a restaurant that can cook a delicious steak. We used TripAdvisor and found this delight. The food was good and we were helped with friendly efficient staff. It was a pleasure being here.

Thank MarkFairhurst
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

First night in the city we didn't venture out from the hotel and in fact after a few steak meals in a week this was one of the best. Well cooked fillet, beautiful glaze and a good temperature for a rare cook level. All meals...More

Thank Lwatson1970
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Twice we went to this restaurant, first we enjoyed the steak and next time the antilope and ostrich. Good service and delicious food.

Thank jobaaroy
Reviewed 17 June 2017

My wife and I did not want to venture out town at night and decided to stay in our hotel for dinner before our flight next day. The steakhouse is pleasant enough with a lively bar just next door. The service was good and friendly....More

Thank Eric L
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We decided to have dinner at the Butcher Block for a change. The setting was lovely and the service was decent but when we received our bill we were shocked. The food and drinks were way over priced. We paid R35 for a 500ml bottle...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I decided that because I have a lot of work to do, to skip going to any of the nearby restaurants in Rosebank Mall, and just have a quick dinner in the hotel restaurant, Butcher Block. Major mistake on my side. The steak was fine...More

Thank CeliciaS
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Limited menu (mainly steaks) with a few other options. Actually very good steaks but just think it is expensive compared to other local restaurants and a bit lacking in atmosphere. Worth giving a go if at hotel but not worth a special visit.

1  Thank Realtrueopinion
Reviewed 27 March 2017

So many better places to go. Fillet was ordered medium but over-cooked. Fries good. Most disappointing was the roasted vegetables - more boiled than roasted and tasteless. Wince selection by glass very limited. Just not good enough to justify price.

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We ate here as we were staying at the hotel. At least four of the items we tried to order weren't available. What we did order was actually very good but service was a bit patchy.

Thank Jaystand31
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Steakhouse, Grill
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crowne Plaza | Crowne Plaza, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 788 3518
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Welcome to Butcher Block. We're so glad you stopped by. Come with us on a visual, taste sensation like no other. Take a tour and learn about our various, individual meat cuts, get recipe inspiration, become a wine connoisseur or simply have a look at our tantalising menu. Whether you're stopping by for a light salad or you need to feed the beast, we've got you covered with the tastiest, heartiest meals in town!
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