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Crystal Court

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The Palace of the Lost City | Sun City Resort, Sun City 0316, South Africa
+27 14 557 4307
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Johannesburg
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Palace for a weekend Breakfast was great at Crystal Court Huge selection to choose from Staff was very efficient - really enjoyed the breakfast

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State of Sao Paulo
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the crystal court on Valentine's Day. The food is ok. Not much variety for a buffet. The desert buffet though is PERFECT! Many options and flavors. It's funny because the waiters like to sing, just like in the movie blended. The room is AMAZING. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank taline2016
Johannesburg, South Africa
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84 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Breakfast Buffet has diminished in choice over the past year or two with less to choose from - the Peking Duck for example has gone and there are fewer cheeses to select from. There is however still a very good range of various foods available.

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Thank Graham H
Melrose, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here one night as it was buffet food food plenty to pick from noticed not many tables for two food was very tasty

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Thank jill s
Johannesburg, South Africa
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114 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our stay here! The variety of food indeed caters for every taste imaginable... from crepes, to sweets to a wide spread of cold meats(none processed) and all components of English breakfast and MORE. One Buffet you shouldn't miss! Great service and view, especially in the veranda! We will be back! Thanks CRYSTAL COURT!

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Hong Kong, China
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118 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very good selection of savoury (including some sashimi) and sweet food. You can choose your flavour of TWG tea served with bone china tea wares. There is piano accompaniment too. A very pleasant setting.

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Thank Tina L
Asia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make sure you go down for breakfast early, so you can have a nice table on the outside deck. Don't rush you breakfast, take time to enjoy the big variety there is to offer.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful (if ostentatious) room with such a friendly & wonderful team in which to dine!! Breakfast was delicious and served on the terrace overlooking the lakes and pool, lunch and dinner were all great too and this is definitely a highlight and must for any visitors. Thanks to Catherine and all who helped make our dining there such... More 

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Izmir, Turkey
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333 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its decoration is impressive. It was the place we had our breakfasts. There are so many other restaurants, so we did not try for dinner or lunch. The variety and the quality of the food and drinks during the breakfast was perfect. Service is little bit slow, but no hurry in Africa :)) Listening the live piano during the breakfast... More 

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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm so glad that we decided, that instead of weekends, we rather do the mid week break to the Palace. What a brilliant idea! Not that busy, and that is very nice going down to breakfast, not needing to stand in a line waiting to get a table. Today, we were helped straight away! Fantastic! The breakfast has many many... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Palace of the Lost City | Sun City Resort, Sun City 0316, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  North-West Province  >  Sun City
  • Phone Number: +27 14 557 4307
Description
Dine under the crystal chandelier in the Palace of the Lost City's flagship restaurant. Breakfast, Traditional Afternoon Tea and Dinner served daily. Friday and Saturdays family buffet served from the terrace lakes.

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