Welcome to Joanna’s Restaurant

We will reopen Joanna’s on Friday 17th July for dinner service at 6pm and from then will be operating with reduced hours as follows:
Monday & Tuesday – Closed
Wednesday – Friday – Lunch 12-3 | Dinner 6-9
Saturday – Brunch 10-2 | Lunch & Dinner until 9pm
Sunday – Brunch 10-11:30 | Lunch 12:15-4:30
Please make a reservation using the button below. The largest party we are able to accommodate is 6 people and please help us to maintain a safe and friendly environment for the team and guests.
We look forward to welcoming you soon.

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Babies and toddlers welcome until 6pm

Private Dining

Over the years our ever popular private table has acquired many nicknames including ‘the train carriage’, ‘the booth’ or for those in the know ‘table 99’.

“A great local. Really reliable for every occasion, from breakfast through to taking the in-laws out for dinner.”


Joanna’s was born in 1978, the concept of husband and wife John and Christina Ellner. The restaurant itself was half the size we see today and the theme was largely American. At the time the menu was one of the first of its kind in South London, showcasing various steaks, burgers and grills…

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56 Westow Hill
Crystal Palace
London SE19 1RX