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64 Jones Road | Emporer's Palace Casino, Kempton Park, South Africa
+27 11 928 1040
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Randburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

not a fantastic variety as this is a sea food restaurant, however the quality and price of food is good and a family restaurant that wont bankrupt you.

Thank 556johana
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Saturday night, 26/11/2016 we had our anniversary dinner at the Ocean Basket. The Ocean Basket is always excellent value for money. The branch at Emperors' service is very good. They are highly recommended

Thank gerhardusp2015
Harare, Zimbabwe
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134 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Due to its location this is a branch of this popular South African chain which should really be on top of its game but we found it rather dissapointing. Food tired and tasteless and not much atmosphere. There are many other much nicer places to dine here until this place ups its game.

Thank PASM64
Durban, South Africa
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24 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the food has dropped in value... the servings are going smaller and the price is going higher... the fish on the platter for two was so small that i thought the shark ate some of it and the remainder was on my plate....there is no room for an average person to go and enjoy prawns anymore... the drinks we ordered... More 

Thank beena s
Johannesburg, South Africa
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

I will differently choose the platter for 2 Value for money. Don't need anything else it's makes your taste buds come to party

Thank deborahwE3772QD
Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Can't fault the quality of the food, the sushi starters were great followed by the kingklip fillets as a main, however the service left a lot to be desired, it just felt as if they wanted you in and out as fast as possible. All a little to rushed to be comfortable.

Thank Stephen N
Sandton, South Africa
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72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Always a good choice for seafood. Never disappointed with the selection. Service was good. Deep fried calamari is my favourite.

Thank taniawilliev
Harare, Zimbabwe
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129 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Had salmon and oysters as main portion of the seafood experience. Calamari was well prepared. Definitely a must visit on my return to Birch Acres.

Thank John C
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268 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner while at the airport. Don't ask why buy we decided to eat sushi (mainly sashimi). The food was just Ok. So if you manage your expectations, this place isn't bad.

Thank The_Egyptian_Couple
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282 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

There is a wide selection of good seafood here and often there are people waiting in line to be seated, which to me is always a good sign when I am looking for a restaurant. The meals come fast, but the service depends a bit on who is serving. On one day a had a friendly and attentive waiter. On... More 

Thank Geerlings

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Jones Road | Emporer's Palace Casino, Kempton Park, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Kempton Park
  • Phone Number: +27 11 928 1040

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?