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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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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Large and inviting setting serving mostly buffet style meals. Slow service, average food which in my opinion made for a very forgettable experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Even breakfast here is a grand affair, what with being greeted with a glass of champagne to kick start your day. Different types of smoothies--fruit &veg juices, etc for those who don't take alcohol. From there you're ushered to your table with it a white starched tabled cloth and polished silver cutlery. The buffet is quite a spread, fresh and... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Buffets can be questionable and (as my experience goes) the food may not be the best. But this buffet blew away all my preconceived notions! The variety and quality of the food was stunning. Ribs, chicken wings, fresh roast chicken (with a guy there to cut you exactly the piece you want), spit roasted lamb, mash potatoes, steamed rice, savory... More 

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Thank AEGUK
Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Who doesn't love a great breakfast but one that has everything your heart could desire (including Champagne) is seriously the highlight of my holiday! Service is fantastic with friendly and attentive staff!

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Thank The-Wanderlust-Boys
Krugersdorp, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying at the palace and breakfast is served in the crystal court. There is a wide variety available. The food is tasty and well presented. Best place to sit is outside on the patio where you can enjoy the views of the fountains and palace. The staff that serve the buffet breakfast is friendly and helpfull. The pianist... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant has to be seen to be believed. Superbly opulent surroundings, far too good for a buffet restaurant. Food was good though, great choice, with an outdoor barbeque.

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Thank Neil J
Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Had breakfast and dinner. Great selection for both. Dinner- something can be found for everyone and very tasty.We sat outside even though it was a bit windy- great ambiance Breakfast- WOW. Staff very friendly and attentive

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Thank Angela P
Bellville, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We stayed at Sun City For the week starting 16 October. On Saturday morning the 22nd we decided to have breakfast at the above. The overall impression absolutely spoiled for choice. It is hard to summarize but visit will enlighten you. What is not on the buffet array they will get for you from the kitchen. Just ask Mpho Kgosana... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The Crystal Court is a spectacular breakfast venue! Just a friendly warning that on weekends, you tend to stand in a que waiting to get process to get a table.The staff, waiters and floor managers are very friendly and try to take care of your every need. They've got a amazing wide spread of breakfast foods buffetstyle, ranging from fruits,... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The buffet breakfast at the Crystal Court is well managed and the staff are attentive and resupply dishes regularly. Great selection and good coffee. Well Done. Yvonne, who served us, was excellent.

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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
European, Gluten Free Options
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
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?