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The best spots in Braamfontein for great Pizza

By Jan 4, 2017 May 17th, 2017 No Comments

There’s always time to chow down on a cheesy, carb-heavy pizza. Chilling by yourself after a rough week of lectures and assignment deadlines? Order a pizza. Hosting a house party and want to make sure your mates are well-fed? Order a pizza. Trying to impress a hot chick but worried that your cooking ‘skills’ aren’t quite up to scratch? Order a pizza.

To make your life easier, Student Digz has put together a list of the four best pizzerias in Braamfontein, from the cheapest to the larniest, so that you always have access to this delightful treat when you’re craving it most.

Debonairs Pizza

Every South African knows Debonairs pizza. If you’re looking for something indulgent (who can forget about those mouth-watering crammed crusts, and those double and triple decker pizzas!) and cheap, this where to find it. Check out their menu here.

Address: Corner of Jorisson Street and Biccard Street, Braamfontein, Inner City, Johannesburg

Pizza Perfect

If you want to overdose on cheese, Pizza Perfect is where it’s at. What’s also really cool is that they give you a choice between classic tomato base sauce and spicy chill base sauce. The chill sauce promises a kick that you won’t be quick to forget. Check out their pizza perfect menu.

Address: High Point Centre, Kotze Street, Hillbrow, near Johannesburg, Braamfontein, Inner City


While slightly more expensive than Debonairs and Pizza Perfect, Mimmos is known for its classic Italian pizza selection, and crispier crusts. They also have a wide selection of gourmet options (pretty kiff for a first date) that are still quite affordable. Follow the link to view their massive menu.

Address: Corner Smit Street and Biccard Street, Braamfontein, Inner City, Johannesburg

86 Public

This classy pizzeria should be reserved for those special occasions – it’s pretty darn pricey! However, it stands out due to its mouth-watering menu and its infamous craft beers and cocktails. Even if you save up for a few weeks, it is definitely a treat that you want to experience at least once before graduation. Here’s the menu, but be warned – it’s tempting:

Address: Corner Melle and Juta Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg Inner City, Braamfontein, Inner City

Have we missed out a few of your favourite pizza hot spots? Tell us in the comments section below and we’ll be sure to include them in our updates, after all – why keep a good slice to yourself when you can share it with all your friends (and square up on the cost)!.

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