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Gwefey Redefined Asian Cuisine - CLOSED

3 Lower Road | Sandton, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 784 2283
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible28%
28 Feb 2016
“Awesome Asian cuisine”
23 Dec 2015
“Good food, nice service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3 Lower Road | Sandton, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 May 2015

Went to Gwefey for Mothers Day as previously enjoyed a good experience. Fans and extractors in restaurant were not working and place was smokey with many other patrons complaining. Waiters confused as to who was serving us, so long wait for drinks. Ordered starters and...More

Thank Fuzzywuzzy_pj
Reviewed 23 April 2015

We were looking forward a an enjoyable evening of good Asian Cuisine but were left very disappointed. Our reservation was for 7:30pm. After our arrival we were constantly asked for our order as if being rushed. We ordered our Dim Sum and starters. The food...More

Thank GarthMuratori
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Two words: TERRIBLE SERVICE Being of chinese origin, I was looking forward to some authentic food. We went for a quick weekday lunch to the Sandton GweFey. What a let down. I'd say the only relatively authentic dish are the Beef Noodles. Avoid drinks such...More

1  Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 26 March 2015

If you're after westernised Asian cuisine, this is not for you. If you appreciate the flavour combinations of authentic Asian cuisine, great presentation and have an afinity for dimsum or yumcha then this is the place to go. We thoroughly enjoyed the food here, stopping...More

Thank NetraChetty
Reviewed 2 March 2015

I have just eaten here for the last time. For R480, we got barely enough food for two people and the quality of it was lacking. We got a lamb dish that was R188 and most of the meal was bone. Not big bones that...More

Thank LMP1984
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Very seldom do I find no redeeming quality in a restuarant, don't even feel well, food I had was inedible and a total waste of money

Thank Gail H
Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

I have been to many places just to explore the mouth melting Delicious Dimsums . The best by far was in Shanghai China . The dimsum we had in Gwefey in Sandton was good . Something I was looking to find in Joburg for a...More

1  Thank RParbhoo
Reviewed 16 December 2014

I visited an outlet of this restaurant that recently opened in the Sandton City shopping mall. To those that know the Sandton City shopping mall - it is located on the mezzanine level near the Checkers. I particularly like the Asian decor and styling of...More

Thank Deepesh G
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Went for breakfast with a friend whilst on a business trip, beautiful setup, different themes incorporated in one place. The starters were out of this world & big enough to fill up empty tummies, we had our main dishes packaged as we were now full....More

Thank Patience_Mosarwa
Reviewed 28 November 2014

My fiance found the details of Gwefey on the web this week and said that it had won so many accolades as a new restaurant... so we gave it a try! BIG mistake! Thursday night is a very busy night for restaurants in Jhb. When...More

Thank Mike A
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 50
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Lower Road | Sandton, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 784 2283
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