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“Excellent Valentines Dinner”
Review of Coral Tree

Coral Tree
Ranked #36 of 97 Restaurants in Ballito
Price range: USD 20 - USD 25
Description: Coral Tree Restaurant is renowned for its attractive cuisine and daily buffets. The extensive covered terrace offers guests breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and the natural beauty of the area. Coral Tree offers elegant dining in a relaxed setting, making it the ideal venue for families, couples and large groups alike. The bounteous breakfast buffet will ensure you get a great start to your day. For the health conscious the fresh juice and smoothie bar is a must. Or spoil yourself with a full continental breakfast followed by some delicious waffles. The dinner buffet brings together the culinary imagination of four different countries and cultures – South African, Indian, Oriental and Italian. Features include a sushi bar, South African carvery, Mama’s Italian pasta bar, stir fry station and chocolate fountain. Live action stations allow you to customize your meal and engage with our culinary team.
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Description: Coral Tree Restaurant is renowned for its attractive cuisine and daily buffets. The extensive covered terrace offers guests breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and the natural beauty of the area. Coral Tree offers elegant dining in a relaxed setting, making it the ideal venue for families, couples and large groups alike. The bounteous breakfast buffet will ensure you get a great start to your day. For the health conscious the fresh juice and smoothie bar is a must. Or spoil yourself with a full continental breakfast followed by some delicious waffles. The dinner buffet brings together the culinary imagination of four different countries and cultures – South African, Indian, Oriental and Italian. Features include a sushi bar, South African carvery, Mama’s Italian pasta bar, stir fry station and chocolate fountain. Live action stations allow you to customize your meal and engage with our culinary team.
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The venue itself is always a treat with its amazing ambience, but Valentines Dinner was super special.....great food, wonderful service and stunning table setting (loads of attention to detail) made for a most memorable evening.

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Thank 701marlener
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

This may be the Fairmont Hotel, but its still a buffet. They had choices from Indian to Italian,Sushi and Roast Beef. They all were ok, but little better. The staff was great and the wine selection is good. If this wasn't the only restaurant available to us, we wouldn't have eaten here. The rest of the folks seemed to like the buffet aspect, but personally I could do without it.

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Thank Richard V
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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Grest restaurant. Terrible food. Worst butter chicken ever. The chef was so stingy with the lamb when manning the carvery. Desserts also left alot to be desired. Not worth paying for the buffet in summary. Rather have the a la carte.

Breakfast at this restaurant was also dissapointing. There was a very plastic taste to the omelette. Could be due to the eggs being out at room temp for a long while. Will not go back even if i stay at the hotel again.

Thank Mil-ZN
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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Breakfast was good and their muesli is divine. There was less variety at lunch and the food was just ok but the salads were always fresh.

Thank Vee201504
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic breakfast buffet! Pricey if you are if you are not staying in the hotel, but really really good!! Will definitely be back and bring our kids next time.

Thank Julie M
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