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High Stakes Restaurant

Emerald Casino | 777 Frikkie Meyer Boulevard, Vanderbijlpark 1911, South Africa
+27 16 982 8355
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (4 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
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International, European
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Emerald Casino | 777 Frikkie Meyer Boulevard, Vanderbijlpark 1911, South Africa
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Reviewed today

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

Thank Jodi S
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 4 weeks ago

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.

Reviewed 22 May 2017

The food was exceptionally good, staff was friend, and helpfull! Great steaks and Pastas! Room services was great as well!

Thank Myra E
Laurent P, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Hello Myra E 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.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

During our stay at the Emerald Resort we ate here 4 times which in itself shows we enjoyed it. The steaks on each occasion were cooked to perfection. You must try the onion rings - the best I've ever eaten. We also went along to...More

Thank Julie S
Laurent P, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hello again Julie S Thank you for all your reviews and rating High Stakes the maximum 5 stars on TripAdvisor. It was a pleasure to serve you at High Stakes. Yes, we host a Food & Wine pairing every month (usually the last Thursday night...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

The High Stakes restaurant offers high quality, fine dining in a relaxed environment (despite the fact that its in the casino). We ate there two nights in a row and between us tried the steak, chicken rice dish and two pastas. Not cheap, but all...More

Thank Kevin S
Laurent P, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Hello Kevin S Again - thank you for reviewing High Stakes and rating out 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...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Normally we wouldn't go to a casino to eat, but we were guests and so glad we were invited! The atmosphere, ambiance and service was what one would expect in an upmarket hotel. Now on to the food - The starters are varied with the...More

Thank RickyBournemouth
Laurent P, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Hello RickyBournemouth Thank you so much for that glowing review! You have summed everything up very well, High Stakes knows how to serve great food in a stunning atmosphere, I’m pleased you enjoyed your time there. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 14 February 2017

WE love this spot for awesome meals and a relaxing atmosphere !! Can recommend all the dishes on their menu !

Thank Gerrie L
Laurent P, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Hello Gerrie L Thank you so much for your glowing review and recommendation, we really appreciate it!. Our Food & Whiskey experiences also receive tremendous reviews, hope to see you there. We look forward to welcoming you back soon

Reviewed 12 January 2017

One of the best restaurants in the Vaal Triangle...cosy atmosphere with devine dishes and excellent service at all times.More

Thank kaliesham
Laurent P, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2017

Hello kaliesham Thank you for this complimentary review of High Stakes. I am pleased that you found everything to your liking and our normal high standards. It's always a pleasure to pass along your compliments to the management and staff. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 2 December 2016

It has truly been a while since i have experienced such flawless service, food and atmosphere. i honestly loved the entire experience. I had the Bacon, gorgonzola and onion sauce rump fillet. It was beautifully cooked and i ate every bit of it. You guys...More

Thank Vanessa_Motloung
Laurent P, Manager at High Stakes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Hello Vanessa_Motloung Thank you for this complimentary review of High Stakes. I am pleased that you found everything to your liking and our normal high standards. It's always a pleasure to pass along your compliments to the management and staff. People often rate our steaks...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
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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