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“Great restaurant, some of the best ostrich steaks around” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Tribes African Grill & Steakhouse

Tribes African Grill & Steakhouse
64 Jones Road | Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, South Africa
+27 11 397 6512
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Ranked #1 of 36 Restaurants in Kempton Park
Cuisines: African
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Backed by outstanding quality, together with exceptional service, Tribes promises to meet all your dining needs. Whether it be a celebration, intimate meal for two, business meeting or corporate event we will cater for all your requirements. The diverse range of our restaurant is capable of accommodating virtually any group or function. Tribes has various sections and each exhibits its own unique appeal, complimenting whichever occasion. Sections can also be privatised and combined to cater for larger parties.
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Great restaurant, some of the best ostrich steaks around”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

This is a steakhouse far away from the more well known restaurants in the northern suburbs, but easily competes with them in terms of quality and service.

The ostrich steaks are particularity good and worth a try.

Visited July 2012
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Toronto
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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“Every visit....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Every visit to Johannesburg entails a dinner at Tribes! The best Steaks in Africa! The service is always friendly, courteous with well trained staff. The meal is in the upper costs but well worth every penny.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Pretoria, South Africa
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“Dinner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

Always a pleasure to have dinner at Tribes. The food is excellent. The ambience is great. The service is excellent. What more do you need - the steak is to die for and the wine is endless. They realy have a great menu and a winning restaurant. Visit them it is worth it!!!

Visited November 2012
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Corby, United Kingdom
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“Delicious!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Tribes is contained within The Emperor's Palace complex in Kempton which, when I visited on a Tuesday evening in January, was very busy. Nevertheless my colleague and I were given a choice of an inside or outside table, choosing the former. The atmosphere was noisy, but this was the noise of lots of people enjoying their evening out and that's always a good sign of things to come. Sure enough my meal, steak with chips, was delicious and the service was very good.
The portions are very generous to such an extent that I avoided a starter and couldn't manage a dessert, as did my colleague.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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“Great Service, Awesome food.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

We had a birthday dinner at Tribes on 01 July 2011.Great service. Staff very friendly and helpful and effiecient. The food was just great. Well prepared, fresh and tasty. Will definitely visit again.

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