Name: Sakhumzi Restaurant
Address: 6980 Vilakazi Street, Soweto
Tel: (011) 536-1379
Sakhumzi Restaurant was founded in 2001, by Sakhumzi Maqubela. The restaurant is situated on the famous Vilakazi Street in Johannesburg Soweto, which is the same street that was home to former President Nelson Mandela and Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu.
The restaurant is well known for its Soweto styled buffet, an authentic array of proudly South African dishes which include umnqusho (samp & beans), mogodu (tripe) and idombolo (steamed bread).
Sakhumzi Restaurant was rated number 1 restaurant in Soweto on Tripadvisor for 2014, and is a house favourite amongst both tourists and locals.
The restaurant seats 450 people in an indoor and outdoorsetup. Just like any other best restaurants in Johannesburg, Patrons get to enjoy perfomances from local cultural singers and dancers on a daily basis.