Welcome to Joanna’s Restaurant

A neighbourhood favourite for four decades. Famous for our signature hamburger, cocktails and warm hospitality.  Our menu reflects our love of British produce and the American influence of our early years.

Joanna’s is critically acclaimed and our window tables enjoy fantastic city views.

Private Dining

The Private table has become a sought after feature of Joanna’s, generating interest from those dining in the restaurant and those just passing by.

“Joanna’s popularity is down to excellent service and good-quality food in stylish surroundings”


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