Turn 'n Tender
When it comes to getting some of the best steak in the city, one of the restaurants that automatically pops into mind is the legendary, Turn 'n Tender! They have been serving their amazing steaks and grill house dishes for over 40 years. With a reputation that dates back that far, it's clear they know how to prepare the perfect steak, every time. And since they're so popular, you can find a restaurant branch almost anywhere in the city – Boksburg, Bryanston, Cresta, Dainfern, Illovo, Midrand, Parktown North, Ruimsig, Vereeniging and Waterfall. Click here to take a look as to what's on the menu.
If you're in the northern suburbs of the city when the steak craving hits, then be sure to make a stop at The Grillhouse. You can find this steakhouse either in Sandton, Melrose Arch or Rosebank. This makes the ideal spot for a business meeting, a hearty lunch, date night with your partner, or to celebrate a promotion at work or a special occasion. Not only do they serve the perfect steaks with your choice of side and sauce, but they also offer an impeccable selection of wines and whiskeys to complement your meal. Click here to take a look at their main menu.
For over 50 years, ThunderGun Steakhouse has been serving the best steak in the northern suburbs. The old Gun rocks a classic pub vibe with great food and a brilliant atmosphere. Just a tip, the restaurant fills up quite quickly, every day of the week, in fact – so make sure to book a table in advance. They're best known for their sizzling steaks,prepared to perfection, their juicy ribs and beefy burgers. Wondering what you'll find on the menu? Click here to take a quick gander before you head through for a meal with the family.
The Hussar Grill
Planning a special evening out with that special someone? Or simply just want to dine and impress potential clients? Either way, there's no better place to impress and delight than at theaward-winning Hussar Grill. At the Hussar Grill, you'll find perfectly aged succulent steaks, tasty house specialities and a divine award-winning wine selection. Click here to take a look at what their menu has to offer. You can find them in Waterfall, Montecasino, Morningside and Silverstar Casino in Krugersdorp.
The Butcher Shop & Grill
Nothing says fancy quite like being able to pick your own cut of meat from the restaurant's butcher. From sirloin to fillet, it's all here at The Butcher Shop & Grill on Nelson Mandela Square, and everything tastes just as good. All steaks are matured for 21 days to ensure the best quality. This makes a great spot for a payday spoil, a special celebration with family and friends, and even a fab meeting place to conduct some business with clients or colleagues.
The Local Grill
For some great steak in the heart of Parktown North, be sure to make your reservation at The Local Grill. Here, they follow strict field to fork principles, which means that their beef is sourced from the only the best producers they can find, aged on the premises, and cut to order. Their menu is filled with plenty of meaty musts, including the platters which consist of three primal cuts of beef, fillet, picanha and sirloin; your favourite cuts of wet or dry ages grain-fed beef served with your choice of sauce and sides; as well as some lighter meals such as Gourmet Burgers and Boerewors and Pap.
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