The Schwarma Company is an iconic Mediterranean – Middle eastern restaurant nestled in the heart of restaurant district of Norwood, Johannesburg. Whether you just want to enjoy a delicious schwarma for lunch or treat your friends and family to a feast of falafels, haloumi, and more, the Schwarma Company will always impress and satisfy!
If you haven’t been to visit us recently, you may be pleased to know we’ve expanded the restaurant to include an upstairs sports bar and open patio area. Come and enjoy the rugby or lounge on the patio deck with your friends under the open sky.

We receive rave review from food critics and patrons alike:


“This restaurant is like a sumptuous market with pyramids of olives” –

 “Schwarma Co is one of the best restaurants in Orchards.” – Benjamin

“The falafal’s in the mezze were some of the best I’ve ever tasted” – Rob

“Joburg’s best schwarmas” – Adam

“No one makes better Garlic Chicken Livers in Joburg than The Schwarma Company” – Gita

“so tasty I’ll happily go back for more” – Hilary Biller, Sunday Times

“I would definitely recommend The Shawarma Company to many” –

“The food is delicious and fresh” –  Shannon

“My new go-to takeaway spot” –

Highly recommended.” –