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High Stakes

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Emerald Casino | 777 Frikkie Meyer Boulevard, Vanderbijlpark 1911, South Africa
+27 16 982 8355
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (4 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Emerald Casino | 777 Frikkie Meyer Boulevard, Vanderbijlpark 1911, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The restaurant has a lovel atmosphere where one can enjoy a great meal and have a conversation without noise of any nature. Being on the gaming floor you would expect a lot of noise but you dont the food is very tasty and well presented....More

Thank Travels2014
Laurent_Pacariz, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Travels2014 Thank you again for your wonderful compliments and rating High Stakes the maximum 5 stars! Emerald Resort & Casino's premier restaurant prides itself on the food, service and wines that it serves. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 27 January 2018

A truly wonderful dinner experience. Compliments to the chef as the cuisine from Entree | Main and Dessert was exceptional accompanied with superb service from Anna. I would highly recommend this restaurant.More

Thank Nalini2202
X3962GBlaurentp, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Hello Nalini2202 Thank you for your review and 5 star rating on TripAdvisor. We appreciate all the feedback and recommendations. Thank you too for your compliments to the chef and your waitress - I'll be sure to pass them along to the team. Like all...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017

We really enjoyed the great food off a menu to die for. The food was really good, well presented and came with great service in a quiet environment. We certainly recommend this restaurant.More

Thank abcdef493
X3962GBlaurentp, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hello abcdef493 Thank you again for your wonderful compliments and recommendations for High Stakes! Emerald Resort & Casino's premier restaurant prides itself on the food, service and wines that it serves. Chef Hendry, the head chef, is at the peak of his culinary skills and...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

Four of us for dinner at this high end restaurant just off the casino floor inside - which by the way has undergone some good improvements recently. Restaurant is fine dining establishment with the food and wine well presented. Quality was excellent with the steaks...More

Thank andreolivier
X3962GBlaurentp, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Hello andreolivier Thank you again for your fantastic review and rating High Stakes the maximum 5 stars on TripAdvisor! High Stakes is our premier restaurant at the Resort with indulgent gourmet cuisine and an impeccable selection of fine wines. As you have mentioned we are...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

My wife and I plus, from time to time, various friends used this restaurant for evening dining. A good place to relax plus staff were amazingly friendly and we did not have a bad meal. Compared to other places we have eaten the value for...More

Thank tedhands
X3962GBlaurentp, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Hello tedhands Thank you again for your positive review of High Stakes and rating us the full 5 stars. We are extremely pleased that you enjoyed the fine cuisine that Emerald Resort & Casino’s premier restaurant has to offer. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful evening with the Landskroon Food and Wine Pairing. The food selection complimented the wine so well. All meals were prepared well, presented beautifully and thoroughly enjoyed. The most outstanding dishes were the mains; Lamb Shank in Red Wine Jus and the...More

Thank Anri v
X3962GBlaurentp, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Hello Anri v Thank you for all your reviews and rating High Stakes so highly on TripAdvisor. It was a pleasure to serve you at High Stakes and thank you for the compliments. We host a Food & Wine pairing every month (usually the last...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

I had a couple of great dinners in this restaurant and the Fish Pie is one of the nicest. Great food, great service and nice and relaxedMore

Thank Moncurka
X3962GBlaurentp, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hello Moncurka Again - thank you for reviewing High Stakes and rating our premier restaurant the full 5 stars! Did you try some of our impeccable wines with your meals? During your next meal with us, ask the waiter as to what wine is recommended...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

During our stay at Emerald we spent a couple of nights dining at High Stakes and couldn't fault it! The food was really tasty and presented well. Great range of dishes to choose from, especially liked the mushrooms to start! Excellent service, the waitress was...More

1  Thank Jodi S
X3962GBlaurentp, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Hello Jodi S Again - thank you for reviewing High Stakes and rating our premier restaurant the full 5 stars! We are extremely pleased that you both enjoyed the fine cuisine that Emerald Resort & Casino’s premier restaurant has to offer. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

The food at High Stakes is definitely first-rate. The steaks were delicious and cooked really well. Freshly baked bread with a selection of butters was an absolutely indulgent touch and I have spoken about this to family and friends ever since my visit to the...More

Thank RoyalRidz
Laurent P, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Hello RoyalRidz Thanks for the review, comments and rating High Stakes so highly on TripAdvisor. We will happily convey your compliments to Chef Hendry and our new Executive Chef Krish. All around the Resort we’re undergoing various upgrade projects, and High Stakes is one area...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

We enjoyed breakfast, which is served professionally and very quickly and exactly as per order. In and out within an hour.

Thank abcdef493
Laurent P, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hello abcdef493 Thank you for your review of High Stakes. We are extremely pleased that you enjoyed the fine cuisine that Emerald Resort & Casino’s premier restaurant has to offer. We hope to see you back soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emerald Casino | 777 Frikkie Meyer Boulevard, Vanderbijlpark 1911, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Vanderbijlpark
  • Phone Number: +27 16 982 8355
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