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64 Jones Road | Emporer's Palace Casino, Kempton Park, South Africa
011 928 1040
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Ranked #6 of 34 Restaurants in Kempton Park
Cuisines: Seafood
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English first
Tweed Heads, Australia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I’ve eaten at various branches of the Ocean Basket chain on previous visits to South Africa, so I didn’t hesitate to try the branch in the Piazza Navona Food court at the emperor’s Palace complex. Service was quick, efficient and pleasant. I chose fried Kingklip with grilled Calamari and chips. The calamari is a particular favourite of mine and is... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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191 reviews 191 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
302 helpful votes 302 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Ate here with a business associate while staying for 3 nights at the Emperors Palace complex. Arrived for an early dinner around 5 pm. The restaurant was quiet and we were seated immediately. Obviously a great choice for seafood lovers and we were not disappointed. I had prawns which were generous in quantity and size and reasonably priced. My business... More 

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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Love the prawns. Great food good location. Good ambience. Would recommend to family and friends. Reasonable prices

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Although it was a bit noisy and crowded, the tasty food, friendly and helpful staff, and super quick service made up for it.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

there is nothing to not like in this place , besides falling in love with it at first site. we were four people and had a huge meal, the price was just too good !

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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67 reviews 67 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Food not to bad...but making sushi and scratching in the ears at the same time....not very appetizing, sorry!

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Kempton Park, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

im enjoying eating at Ocean basket value for money. Food is good and the atmosphere is great. Nice to eat something fishy

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Winnipeg, MB
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91 reviews 91 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

A few of us went to Ocean basket for a bite to eat. While we were waiting for our food, in plain sight, we noticed the following: Food being heated up in a microwave on the kitchen counter. Staff turning food with their bare hands. Staff checking the temperature of food with their bare hands. Satff could not accomodate basic... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

While I am not a big eater of fish this species if fabulous fare It's on par with anything I have ever eaten

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Melbourne, Australia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We arrived here for dinner at a busy time and had to queue. However, we were seated after a wait of only 5-6 minutes. The menu is extensive and very reasonably priced. We eventually settled on a combo of grilled kingklip and prawns, which the menu (helpfully and as it turned out accurately) indicated would require a wait of 20-25... More 

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Address: 64 Jones Road | Emporer's Palace Casino, Kempton Park, South Africa
Phone Number: 011 928 1040
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Kempton Park
Cuisine: Seafood

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