A Churrasqueira

  • A Churrasqueira Alberton, Gauteng
  • Grills, Mozambican, Pizza, Portuguese, Seafood, Vegetarian
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • 1 Elandsfontein street
    Heidelberg road
    New market park
    Alberton, Johannesburg South

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A touch of Portugal!

Looking for a Portuguese sensation, then A Churrasqueira Restaurant is the place. Translated, A Churrasqueria means ‘a variety of foods’ and this is exactly what is on offer from this thrilling menu.  Inspired by the warmth of Portugal, hosts Victor and Jackie have created one of the most frequented Portuguese restaurants in Johannesburg.

A Churrasqueira is one of Rosettenvilles longest standing restaurants and cafes.
This remarkable portuguese family restaurant, established 18 years has been reviewed favourably
by serveral magazines and newspapers during its notable existence, it has been dubbed the Financial Mails "Prawn Star" found its way into EAT OUT BEST 100 Restaurants in SA.

Stimulated lyrical recommendations From LeGastroGnome, Became an in-flight representation of South Africas most delectable in British Airways Horizon Magazine & catered for BBC food Curiosity with celebrated Britsh chef AINSLEY HARRIOTT. Whackhead Simpson, has also mentioned us on several occasions on the best breakfast xpress morning radio shows.

On the 1st of May 2014 Churrasqueira closed its doors in Rosettenville and relocated to its NEW home in Brackenhurst, Alberton. Churrasqueiras new home has become more family orientated with a brand new kiddies menu as well as  2 Brand New ultra modern and super cool play gyms for our young churrasqueira patrons to have endless hours of fun, while Moms And Dads can enjoy there perfect portuguese experience.

A Churrasqueira is loosely translated as a "variety of food on the grill" a fitting translation considering the menu. A Churrasqueira provides combinations from the classic portuguese peri peri chicken to prawn curry to prawn & pork rashers and more traditional portuguese dishes such as rabbit stew, tripe and pork & clam stew.

Its the finer details that truly shine through at A Churrasqueira, the prawns are grilled in the finest of spicy marinades and the secret sauce of the churrasqueira steak keep customers coming back week after week, they have a wide variaty where every possible taste is catered for.

For real portuguese dining and to experience the best that the south of Jozi has to offer, A Churrasqueira is not to be missed. A Churrasqueira caters for a wide variety of functions from birthdays to christenings to outside catering functions too. Bookings are essential, but for those unable to get a table or in a hurry Take aways are always available too.

The food is very reasonably priced!


Group Capacity : 200+ People Cost Per Head : R150+

  • Cuisine : Grills, Mozambican, Pizza, Portuguese, Seafood, Vegetarian
  • Ambience : Business, Coffee Shop, Family, Fireplace, Relaxed, Trendy, Upmarket
  • Entertainment : Childrens Entertainment
  • Dress : Smart/Casual
  • Reservations
  • Functions
  • Outside Area
    Outside Area
  • Smoking
  • Secure Parking
    Secure Parking
  • Bar
  • Child Friendly
    Child Friendly
  • Kids Menu
    Kids Menu
  • Wheelchair Access
    Wheelchair Access
  • Corkage
  • TV/Sports
  • Cocktails
  • Cellar
  • Private Dining
    Private Dining
  • Service Included
    Service Included
  • Weddings
  • Conferencing
  • Aircondition
  • Generator
  • Pet Friendly
    Pet Friendly

Credit Cards Accepted

  • AMEX
  • Diners Club
    Diners Club
  • Debit Card
    Debit Card
  • VISA
  • Mastercard
  • Zapper


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