About Us

"Να τρως καλά είναι να ζεις καλά." - To eat well is to live well.

Established over three decades ago, Pappas on the Square is a beloved, award-winning restaurant situated in the vibrant Nelson Mandela Square, in the heart of Sandton City, Johannesburg.

As a family-owned eatery, we take immense pride in offering a culinary experience that embodies the essence of Greek and Mediterranean cuisine, while continuously evolving to cater to the diverse and discerning tastes of our cherished patrons.

At Pappas, we believe in the beauty of fresh, quality produce that tantalize both the palate and the eyes. With a rich selection of traditional Greek delicacies and a fusion of Mediterranean-inspired offerings, we invite you on a journey that celebrates the flavours and warmth of the Mediterranean region.

Our passion for excellent food is only matched by our commitment to providing an unforgettable dining experience. Whether you’re sharing a meal with family, catching up with friends, or indulging in a romantic dinner, our welcoming ambiance and attentive service are sure to leave a lasting impression.


At Pappas, we take particular pride in hosting small or large company functions as well as those special family celebrations.

We look forward to hosting you!

Kali Orexi

Indulge in the spirit of Greece and the Mediterranean, right here in the heart of Sandton.

Yasou and Kali Orexi! (Cheers and Bon Appétit!)

Father's Day
at Pappas