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Carvers Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, International
51 Mountainview Avenue | Darrenwood, Randburg 2194, South Africa
+27 11 678 5417
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Overview
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
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“filet” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
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Bar, International
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₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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51 Mountainview Avenue | Darrenwood, Randburg 2194, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 11 February 2018

Buffets are recipes for disaster. I've been subjected to more I care to remember across the globe, from black-tie events to conferences to bizarre (for me) breakfast food in Beijing. So I'm biased. Carvers has a really nice venue and location. It's geared towards families...More

Thank MattJNB
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The buffet was excellent with 4 meats including Kudu to choose from salads and deserts was excellent. The staff was good

Thank Ockie V
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Went with family for Sunday lunch. The setting is a nice old Cape Dutch style house. we had the buffet ...really not good..starters were poor, the meats were over cooked and there did not seem to be enough. The deserts were melting in the heat.

Thank howard s
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Booked Xmas lunch for 5. Was expecting a festive feel. No music no crackers. A sprig of fern was about it on the table. The waiting staff were friendly and attentive. The food. Starters were poor. A selection of soups ok but then some poor...More

Thank Kon R
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Took my wife here last night, the building is stunning. We were the only people in the restaurant (the pub was full). Service was great, our food was great, I had the potato and leek soup to start (R35 or $2.5) it was fantastic. One...More

Thank Bodagarde
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went to Carvers on a Wednesday evening to celebrate my birthday. The bar was jam-packed, but we were the only guests in the restaurant for quite a while. The waitress was very friendly and efficient and the oxtail excellent. Although we were disappointed that...More

Thank Ella P
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Went to Carvers last night for a function, how very awful. From uncomfortable 😣 chairs, to bad service to really horrible food 🥘. The only food that was okay was the pumpkin soup. The pudding was shocking, ice cream 🍦 serviced out of the plastic...More

Thank Ursula v
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Went for a Sunday lunch for my mom in laws birthday. The carvery has not changed in 30 years but if you are after a good old fashioned roast it is still worth it. With a group of fussy eaters everyone could have what they...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We went for the buffet with the family. The buffet offers a good variety of meats prepared in different ways as well as 3 types of roasts. The beef roast was a bit dry. There are some very nice soups as well, which I enjoyed...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We visited with a group of friends for Sunday buffet, with high expectations. Disappointing experience. The soup of the day was tasteless and under seasoned, you battled to find any meat in the lamb curry (but bones galore !), the fish was like leather, the...More

Thank Claudie267
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Mountainview Avenue | Darrenwood, Randburg 2194, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Randburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 678 5417
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