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Boardwalk Casino, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 7
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  • 9
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great service, good food

We had sensational service from the minute we walked in. For a busy night, the food came quickly and was cooked to order. The Saturday night light show also added to the romantic feel to the balcony area for an evening meal. Overall, very well priced for the experience.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
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33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We had booked for movies and needed to eat somewhere with fast efficient service, we decided to try Squires, the prices are above normal but the service makes up for it!!! We were greeted at the door by a friendly waiter, seated at a lovely positioned table, our food arrived in under 15 minutes despite the restaurant being busy and... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We ate their last night, from the greeting at the door, to our waitress and our food, it was amazing. Their Avo and Rump steak is a have to. Its delicious.o

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We had sensational service from the minute we walked in. For a busy night, the food came quickly and was cooked to order. The Saturday night light show also added to the romantic feel to the balcony area for an evening meal. Overall, very well priced for the experience.

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Graaff-reinet, South Africa
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56 reviews 56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Had a meal and the food was really average, taking into consideration the location and the prices. The interior is still tasteful, but a bit of TLC could come in handy. The service was good though.

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Pretoria, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

excellent steaks, while watching the musical fountains, very good service. Then watch fish swimming in the lake

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Went to Squires because hotel confirmed that they were prepared for blackout. I ordered the fried haloumi cheese and enjoyed it thoroughly. As a main course I ordered lamb cutlets with a salad and creamed spinach. This was exactly as expected and I can suggest people to visit Squires Loft.

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Portals Nous, Spain
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144 reviews 144 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Excellent food in a nice location, but it could easily be 'upgraded' to a more upmarket restaurant by adding table-cloths etc. The ostrich served with a blackberry compote is the best I have had anywhere.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My wife and I visited this restaurant on the last day of our holiday. Wife had hake and chips after the sole she wanted, which is on the menu, hasn't been in stock for over six months. I had a fillet with mushroom sauce. Both meals were okay but nothing fantastic. We will NOT be going back when we return... More 

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

A bit too formal for my tastes with its cigar lounge feel and dark wood interior, Squire is known for its well-prepared cuts of meat, of which I can vouch. In addition, what delighted me was the Mitchells beer the restaurant serves on tap. It was a great accompaniment to my beer.

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Grahamstown, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Try their Avo and Biltong Rump. Yum! Service excellent. Food of a high standard. Eat there everytime we are in Port Elizabeth.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Boardwalk Casino, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

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