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Muara Tutong Highway | The Empire Hotel And Country Club, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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Malaysia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This has THE BEST Brunch on the weekends, and buffet dinner! And the service of the staff is really wonderful.

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Thank lindaleah
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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239 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

The restaurant serves good, reasonably priced buffets inside the Empire Hotel complex. Good selection of local and international dishes, including seafood.

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Thank Alexander P
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We had arrived in the afternoon and checked in at the Empire hotel. It had been a tiring week and I was looking for some relaxation amid a work commitment on Saturday morning. A beachside buffet wasn't appealing to me but my wife was keen and so we tried it. The restaurant stood majestically in front of a large beachfront... More 

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Thank Shuen Sheng F
Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

The Dinner is great but I denfinately recommend the brunch which is a culinary accomplishment on its own. Beautiful high- end restaurant great for casual dining.

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Thank Virtue29
Singapore, Singapore
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

You will be spoiled for choices. From the seafood to the carving meats , asian dishes to the desert counter, The decor is under a giant roof with a great view on the sea and the 2 swimming pool. Service is outstanding. Ask a table outdooor .

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Thank patrickfiat21
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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368 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here and were delighted to get to sit outside. There were numerous options and everything we tried was fresh and very tasty. My favourite was the sea bass - simply outstanding.

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Thank foodie_wanderlust
Singapore, Singapore
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116 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

Set in the stunning Empire hotel at the waters edge Pantai serves an extensive buffet. A great selection of food with an Asian and Middle Eastern theme, you can get sushi, tempura through to delicious grilled meats. Salads, veg, deserts. Not so many options for a vegetarian.

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Thank CH_globalview
Metro Manila, Philippines
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62 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Pantai selection was expansive! They have steaks, fresh seafoods, the prawns were huge, I love their beef pie, I love their tom yum ( ♥ ), they have satay, crunchy tofu, artisan cheese, very generous with nuts, breads are fresh, even their fruit drinks are great! The staff were very accommodating, they were attentive! Serving spoons were replaced periodically, very... More 

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Thank StellaMerced
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

A bit expensive. Beef dishes were excellent but seafood was a bit disappointed. Great view and clean.

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Thank Sofri Y
Fort Worth, Texas
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

Very expensive but high quality buffet at the Empire Hotel near Jerudong. The restaurant is near the beach and is quite a distance from the rooms in the outlying buildings...probably a five-minute walk from the main building. Many seafood options including good sushi and a wide selection of international and Bruneian/Malay cuisine.

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Thank Mike K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Buffet
Good for
Groups, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muara Tutong Highway | The Empire Hotel And Country Club, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
  • Location: Asia  >  Brunei Darussalam  >  Brunei-Muara District  >  Bandar Seri Begawan

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?