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6 Palm Boulevard | Royal Palm Hotel, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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77 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I first visited this hotel and restaurant when it first opened a while back and thought it was just fantastic when Chef Monroe was at the kitchens helm. He seems to have left now and it shows. I ordered a beef fillet but got a T-Bone steak instead and while it was tasty (I was in a bit of rush... More 

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Thank SamirAbdallahAli
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely delicious food! Great place to go when you want to spoil yourself or a loved one. Staff were friendly. The atmosphere was perfect we actually lost track of time, it was really romantic.

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Thank Revitha G
Cape Town, South Africa
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We stayed at the Royal Palm hotel for 7nights, and every morning we had breakfast in the Fish Restaurant. The restaurant has great features and very modern, how ever the good quality and service was not that great. There is no consistency, everything is so slow and managers are there just as figures. We ordered room service and and the... More 

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Thank Gracia L
Roodepoort
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Small menu but good meals experienced. Lamp shank and steak meals were plentiful and tasty. Good breakfast selection. Good in-house hotel restaurant.

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Thank Dario C
Derby, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

Well siruated near the Gateway Shopping centre, serving Great food with a great atmosphere. Very reasonable prices great service by pleasent staff.

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Thank Tony4455
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

I'm staying at the royal palm but I can't even eat in the hotel restaurant I went there for breakfast my waiter had no smile were I was sitting the floor was dirty and I found hair in my eggs I'm sorry that's not cool

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1 Thank Neo L
Durban, South Africa
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2013

Visited dish and the food was good. Looked and tasted good. However I was very dissapointed with the staff. They seemed to not care that customers were around and behaved very unprofessionally. They had loud personal conversations and I once requested something and soon after it was delivered I heard the chefs in the kitchen talk about it and laugh... More 

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2 Thank Dillon N
Durban, South Africa
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70 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2013

Lovely venue which is linked to the Royal Palm Hotel, varied menu, check for specials. Extensive wine list. Attentive staff.

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Thank GrSa_10
Durban, South Africa
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2012

its in uMhlanga, at Palm Boulavaude accross Gateway!!! is such a stunning little bistro style restaurant, with great food, presentation is on point! and then... the food itself is mouth wateringly, suculant!!! you will love it... i did!!!

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Thank Howard R
Durban, South Africa
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2012

This restaurant located in the Royal Palm Hotel serves excellent food with personalised service.We went there during the week and there was a good vibe with many patrons, portions were small but well presented.

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Thank Toby L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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International
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  • Address: 6 Palm Boulevard | Royal Palm Hotel, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks

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