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Thomas Maxwell - CLOSED

140 11th Street | Parkmore, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
+27 11 784 1575
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (30 reviews)
“cupcakes” (8 reviews)
“creme brulee” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, International, Mediterranean, European, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
140 11th Street | Parkmore, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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Reviewed 7 December 2014

I rarely rate restaurants as excellent but I love this place. The first time I visited it was great but that was a few years ago. I visited more recently and I love it even more. I love the laid-back atmostphere, the service was great...More

Thank Nerry_Luvs_Travel
Reviewed 4 December 2014

This is one of our favourite restaurants in Johannesburg. Their service is impeccable, the food in amazing and the ambience is ideal for a romantic night out. Both my wife and I had the Lobster pasta - It was cooked to perfection and the bacon...More

Thank Hemz_SA
Reviewed 3 December 2014

We joined friends for an early mid-week meal at Thomas Maxwell's in Benmore. My husband ordered the tuna carpaccio which arrived with plastic still in some of the fish pieces. The chef apologized & said he would talk to the kitchen staff - we were...More

1  Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 2 December 2014

The owner was very rude to us and our Spanish guests and the only reason I didn't get up and walk out was out of respect for my host. The food was pretentious and tasteless. I won't be going back, there are far better places...More

1  Thank Robbie_Taylor
Reviewed 17 November 2014

I needed s restaurant where I could have an extended business lunch with a valued client. Thomas Maxwell provided the perfect venue, excellent low-key service and top notch food. They had no problem with us staying until 5pm and kept serving water and coffee long...More

Thank Illse N
Reviewed 15 November 2014

This is a small perfectly formed restaurant in Johannesburg. It is a stones throw away from Benmore Gardens Mall. Food is good (French) and the service is nice. Worth a visit.

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Great welcome at the restaurant by the Chef and Staff.The food is decidedly contemporary French with a New York style ambience. The restaurant is really cozy and so a great choice for special occasions. I was celebrating my 31st Wedding Anniversary, it was an ideal...More

Thank Murraycharm
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We recently dined at Thomas Maxwell which was about our 7th dinner with them. I certainly think it deserves its high reputation that Trip Advisor has in the past shown. You won't find better mussels in many places in the world and they have an...More

Thank Reviewer4477
Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

Thomas Maxwell Restaurant is a definite for a special dining experience. Just by the bookings at this restaurant one can see that this is not your ordinary restaurant, and definitely in another class. The menu is absolutely superb with great wines on the wine menu....More

Thank Elmarie B
Reviewed 11 October 2014

I loved the decor, very fashionable and trendy - ambiance in the restaurant is really special. Every time we've gone it was fully booked and had to book a couple of days before our night out. Clearly very popular. The food was interesting and delicious....More

Thank NashB2000
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 11th Street | Parkmore, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 784 1575
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