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Great Karoo Marketplace

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7000 Kalahari Drive, Kalahari Resort, Sandusky, OH
+1 877-525-2427
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Bridgeport, Ohio
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We come to Kalahari every October and definitely look forward to the delicious breakfast buffet at the Great Karoo Marketplace. Each year I find a new an interesting menu item( Bruschetta eggs Benedict - yumm!) This is just one more reason to love Kalahari !

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Thank BkBench
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We went for the breakfast buffet and there was something for everyone. Huge selection of hot items including a nice carving station. Great selection of fruit and pastries. Even hot and cold cereal. All drinks included ( non-alchoholic) and you can even get refills on the juices. Very good coffee also.

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Thank Thomas M
Amherstburg, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Friday and Saturday night buffet usually offers fantastic prime rib and many other food choices as well. Fair prices and always lots to choose from. Breakfast buffet is really good too.

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Thank Lisa G
Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Great Karoo Marketplace, responded to this review

We always try to offer a wide variety of options, we have over 150 items on our Buffet! Thanks for the review Lisa! More 

Morgantown, West Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Fantastic breakfast and dinner buffet!!! A bit pricey but worth it. Lots to choose from. We had some picky eaters with us and they found plenty to fill their plates.

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Thank jandmdixon612
Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Great Karoo Marketplace, responded to this review

We are as serious about our food as we are fun! We try to offer something for everyone including food allergies. Thanks for the great review, we'll see you again soon, take care! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Best breakfast buffet around. Something for everyone in our group even the picky ones. Grandchildren had no complaints.

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Thank Twila R
Greenville, South Carolina
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86 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We've eaten here both times we stayed at Kalahari. It's not cheap, but the food is amazing. The short ribs are calling my name months later. Ha. The kid's buffet is fun, too. Lots of choices to make the kids happy and its lower so they can reach. Top it off with fun mini- desserts. Delicious! This restaurant is also... More 

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Thank KIM S
New Castle, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

We loved the breakfast buffet. There is something for everyone to choose from. The service was excellent. The restaurant was very clean and so were the restrooms.

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Thank beanie01062004
Wilmington, De
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109 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Apparently, even in summer, only open for dinner, on Thursday through Sunday. We missed that window, and our child was not happy to miss it. We went for breakfast and while pricey, the selection was large and servers friendly. I did not like having to leave a tip on the credit card before the meal. Since I tip for service,... More 

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Thank festermatt
Middle East
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

food was great. staff is friendly. extremwly clean. i dont have anything bad to say. Just love everything about Kalahri. Just dont like the prices.

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Thank deannamarie1012
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Was a part of our family pack trip to the water park and loved it. The food was delicious and the service was perfect.

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Thank Kathleen C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Buffet, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7000 Kalahari Drive, Kalahari Resort, Sandusky, OH
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: +1 877-525-2427

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