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Throbbing Strawberry

Shop 1, Douglasdale Village | Leslie Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 704 6982
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (15 reviews)
“salmon salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Pizza, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Shop 1, Douglasdale Village | Leslie Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviews (133)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Has an amazing atmosphere in the winter and we had the most attentive and pleasant waitress called Ashleigh . We shared pasta pescatore and it was worth the money as had a lot of prawns and yummy seafood pieces in it ... my dad had...More

Thank Brett M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On a Wednesday night the place was quite busy but received a super welcome by the receptionist. Cosy place with options where to sit. Vast menu with great wine list. Loved the Rose Black Oystercatcher. I had the oxtail which was soft and juicy and...More

Thank Bggl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of friends and I went for dinner at the Throbbing strawberry. We hadn't met up in a while and thought it would be a nice evening with some awesome cocktails and a nice meal. The cocktails were ok however, the service was shocking...More

Thank Tleesn
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Welcoming ,bright colours patio and smiling staff. I liked listening to soft notes while enjoying meat dish. Tranquil atmosphere. Stylish with a vibe.

Thank Bongzah
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Very good food and vibe. Had the wrapped rump.... Delicious. Great service and friendly staff. Will definitely come back here again!

Thank Ashleigh L
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this place, Grant Murphy and his team put on an awesome chilled vibe for a Sunday Arvin, definitely recommend trying it you won't be sorry!!

Thank marco r
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Throbbing Strawberry is my favorite restaurant in JHB. A few of us decided to spend Easter Monday there having drinks an awesome food as always. We got there just after 1pm and was seated immediately. Our waiter brought our menus and took or drink order....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

If you are a fan of meaningless duff duff music as background to your meal this is the place! Pizza was really thin crust and tasty as was the starter salmon stack. The starter salmon salad was very average. Far too much lettuce and not...More

Thank adiabatic
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

What a refreshing surprise in JHB, the menu was innovative along with the normal classics. I had the wrapped rump from their signature menu and I was definitely not disappointed. They have a good wine menu as well, also enjoyed the chef interacting and recommending...More

Thank devilliers
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We always eat there the food and service are very good. The sushi is very tasty if you are a sushi lover order the Salmon platter.

Thank ramzibk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1, Douglasdale Village | Leslie Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 704 6982
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