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The Orchid Restaurant - CLOSED

Sun City Hotel | Sun City Resort, Sun City 0316, South Africa
+27 14 557 5110
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good21%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible34%
29 Mar 2016
“The manager blackmailed me”
28 Mar 2016
“Shocking”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Sushi, Asian, Chinese, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
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€€ - €€€
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Sun City Hotel | Sun City Resort, Sun City 0316, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 29 March 2016

I am writing as I am still seated at the place. Ying Tao has a very good interior design and as a lover of asian food I could not go. The staff is very friendly, and try their best the problem is the owner/manager, very...More

2  Thank Ana Sofia V
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Shocking - they advertised a special sushi at the door and when we ordered they said it was $15-00 more per person if you ate it at the restaurant - it was only for take away !!!!. The manageress was then short rude when asked...More

1  Thank Graeme P
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We went there on Good Friday. Two hours later we had received only soft drinks and starters arriving about 30 minutes apart. Mains never arrived and we finally left like many other patrons without receiving any food. The name has changed to Ying Tao.

2  Thank Aparna2311
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We decided to go for a quick bite to eat after a fun filled day. Unfortunately this restaurant left a very sour taste in my mouth. The prices are daylight robbery and a rip off. I chose not to have wine due to the prices....More

1  Thank SaLouise
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

What a lovely place-it gives you a real Asian experience. From the decor to the food. Food was great-but waited a long time for it. Noodles are delicious and a huge portion. Sweet and sour pork also yummy. It should be noted that this place...More

Thank Ruletjie
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Had supper at the Ying Tao restaurant in the main hotel. Lovely decor, great service and helpful. The chicken Satay was delightful if a bit too hot for my liking. The Salmon hand roll was excellent and to finish off with the baked Banana desert...More

Thank Bggl
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Food was great and waiter was very helpful. Price are expensive for South Africa but in one with European prices. Coming from Europe 10 years ago, we have not found any Chinese restaurant that we liked until we came to Sun City...

Thank JohanDa8
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Bland and boring food at exorbitant prices. This restaurant is a definite miss. Service was shockingly slow. I ate the following day at the hotel buffet restaurant and had significantly better Asian food than at the Orchid restaurant. Better give it a miss

2  Thank Raptor0O1
Reviewed 4 October 2015

The table setting was lovely. We were a table of eight and had a private enclosure. The food was good. Authentic Chinese food. They seem to keep the same standard for the past year as we have frequented the restaurant a few times and it...More

Thank chantalm111
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We were seated on the balcony with a brai going on at the restaurant underneath us which smelt amazing. We had to ask twice for menus and then once we'd decided we were informed that it would be over an hours wait as the restaurant...More

Thank MashaLou
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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sun City Hotel | Sun City Resort, Sun City 0316, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  North-West Province  >  Sun City
  • Phone Number: +27 14 557 5110
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Description
The Orchid boasts a scrumptious Oriental menu and has proved to be one of the most enjoyable restaurants around. Specialising in a wide variety of authentic Asian dishes, this restaurant seats 130 and accommodates small parties of up to 10 people in the Tatami Room, which is separated from the main dining area by sliding screens. The Orchid boasts a sushi bar and stays open daily for dinner from 18h00 until 23h00.
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