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Bosveld Lapa

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Lake Umuzi, Secunda 2302, South Africa
10:00 - 00:45
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:30 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 00:00
Sat 10:00 - 00:45
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White River, South Africa
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being served Luke warm snails is not a good start. When I informed the waitress that I can't eat this, no attempt was made to correct the situation. Whom I assumed to be the manager or supervisor was sitting close to the entrance and avoiding any contact so as not to have to deal with any complaint. Rest of the... More 

Thank B6589URcarolw
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A true African Bosveld experience in a very interesting environment with a lookout over Lake Umuzi. Friendly staff greets you as you enter and leads you to a very spacious and comfortable sleeper table. Excellent menu with a wide variety of red meat, poultry, fish and even a Sushi bar. Generous servings that will satisfy even the biggest carnivore amongst... More 

1 Thank Paul B
Mpumalanga, South Africa
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here regularly and every time we have a blast! From the wide verify of delicious food on the menu to the calming music in the back ground. The bonus is off course the feeling of being "in the bush" with all the wide verify of traditional African dishes served all year round to perfection We will always go... More 

1 Thank Claudia S
Secunda, South Africa
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We had a family Sunday lunch and were pleasantly surprise with the buffet that catered for all of us with very tasty food from starters throughout till the desserts. Variety to pick and choose from! Staff was well trained and very well mannered as well as a great atmosphere! 5 STAR

1 Thank paulvanrooyen73
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

The variety of menu items as well as originality and excellent service makes Bosveld Lapa presenting South-Africa's hospitality at it's best!

2 Thank Marthelene J
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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143 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

This is a great place to eat and the venue is first class. We had lamb chops and they were very tasty and cooked to perfection. The only slight downside was the rather overweight waitress who was not exactly the epitome of efficiency !. We will certainly be back

2 Thank hendrix2015
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62 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The Bosvled Lapa is one of those restaurants where the service is poor but the food is so good that you just have to ignore that fact and go anyway. Many of the restaurants at Lake Umuzi have a pretty setting overlooking the lake. That is for Secunda at least! Because just beyond the lake is the view of the... More 

2 Thank Shaldon N
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Good food , tasty and enough Nice atmosphere on the edge of the waterfront Bad service and food takes forever to be served

2 Thank Adele A
Secunda, South Africa
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We are looking for more ways to bring our typical South African cuisine to our guests supported by good service. It is not about being perfect...it is about making you feel at home.

2 Thank Riaan J
Secunda, South Africa
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Ive been here a few times and every time ive been it seems to get worse. The service isn't wonderful and food nothing to write home about. Décor and furnishings are looking very tired and place is really due for a total revamp. Think every time ive been there they never seem to get the side orders right. If we... More 

2 Thank AndreaKT

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake Umuzi, Secunda 2302, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Secunda
The service and atmosphere in this licensed restaurant is excellent. The food - EXCELLENT! For the whole family, dine inside or outside, overlooking the lake. Always neat, always feel welcome, like one belongs there. Definitely the best in Secunda!

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