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Regal Palace Chinese Restuarant

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Linksfield Terrace, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Johannesburg
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

Closed down because of poor service. The take-aways used to take forever, even though the food was mostly good. I also wasn't sure about hygiene - looked dicey. Pity, because it did seem popular amongst Chinese people, and the neighbourhood still lacks a good Chinese Restaurant.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

The restaurant has been closed 4 at least 6 months!! The food was good but they have been closed by health inspectors! Guess they did not pay the expected bribe!

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Thank Phillip N
Rivonia, Gauteng, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 370 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

We were regular customers there for Sunday Dim Sum, having just returned from an extensive trip to China, Macau, Hong Kong and Thailand we wished to meet friends there to chat - they informed us of the bad news - CLOSED DOWN (for whatever reason) which is a huge shame and loss to the planet.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

We visited once again to sample the dim sum buffet served between 11h00 and 14h00 on Saturdays and Sundays. This is for the adventurous eater as the food served covers everything from chicken feet , tripe and various dumplings. You get a slip of paper which is stamped each time you take a plate of dim sum and this is... More 

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Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2013

I don't know where Raymond JS was eating, but the photograph is not of the Regal Palace. On the contrary, I found the service polite and fast, and the food is genuine Chinese.This restaurant is the favoured one by local Chinese people, and their overseas guests. Garth Roodt

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Thank Garth R
Johannesburg, South Africa
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51 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2012

Rushed service and shortage of choice selected was what I experienced. Service is abrupt and brash, and unless you like being pushed around, avoid at all costs. Smoking was allowed in this restaurant dispite my objection to it. Food is overpriced and bland.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Linksfield Terrace, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg

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