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Amaravathi Palki

225 Musgrave Rd, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 72 330 8248
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
225 Musgrave Rd, Durban 4001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Food was absolutely delicious although we had to wait more than 30 minutes to get into the restaurant and be seated even though the restaurant was quite... we had to place our drinks order twice and it seemed as though they had forgotten about us.....More

Thank Merlin M
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Merlin Thank you for letting us know you enjoyed our food - I am concerned that the service though could have been better and I apologise for your experience. I will deal with this personally

Reviewed October 16, 2017

We visited the restaurant on Sat 14/10/2017. We didn't have a reservation so we walked in an the manager came forward I asked for a table for 5 Adults also able to accommodate a pram. The restaurant was fairly empty... the manager then proceeded to...More

Thank misssingh6
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sir/Madam I am deeply concerned about this poor service meted out to your Group. This is NOT what Palki is all about. I profusely apologise for your experience and will investigate this matter personally and take decisive action against the Manager involved.

Reviewed October 13, 2017

The blackout in parts of Asherville is good for the restaurant business. :) For the first time in years we decided to dine at the Palki restaurant in Durban. One strides up one easy flight of stairs opposite a church. We had a window seat...More

Thank Deena P
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2017

Dear Deena Thank you for your wonderful comments which we sincerely appreciate and I will pass this to our staff as well. We look forward to seeing you at Palki again.

Reviewed October 3, 2017

We went twice to this restaurant and was very pleased on both occasions. Staff are friendly and very helpful with regards to choosing meals. Meals do take a while but thats because they are so busy with take out orders too. Our veg breyani was...More

Thank sharonn198
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Dear Madam many thanks for your lovely review. We appreciate your kind comments

Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

I love authentic Indian food, so I persevered and went 3 times to Palki, as the food is really good. But the service is SO SO SOOO bad, that I’ve given up. Owner is plain RUDE and his staff are all completely uninterested. Waiting for...More

Thank giomarcondes
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Dear Giomarcondes Thank you for your many visits to Palki. We appreciate this tremendously. The food is definitely the best, even Warner Brothers thought so when they chose Palki to supply food that appears in their movie being released in the near future. We are...More

Reviewed September 13, 2017

My second time at this restaurant with clients and international guests. The restaurant once again impressed everyone, even the non curry eaters! What outstanding food, warm and welcoming service and great value for money. The dosa really is a work of art and every dish...More

Thank Jenny F
Mari G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2017

Dear Jenny Thank you for your wonderful comments which are sincerely appreciated.

Reviewed August 10, 2017

Just simply the best Indian I have had in AGES. Every dish has a unique taste of its own (unlike some places where everything's the same) and has clearly had time to marinade.More

Thank AlexisBoyle
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2017

Wow! What a compliment - thank you so much. Unofficially I must let you know that your sentiments were expressed by the people who shot a Warner Brothers movie on the South Coast of KZN. They checked out many restaurants but chose Palki for its...More

Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

My first visit to this restaurant and since our anniversary fell on a meat free Saturday my other half made reservations as he claimed the veg is really good and he was right as always 😉 we started off with the aloo paratha which I...More

Thank Annette C
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Dear Ms Annette We sincerely thank you for taking time out to give Palki a review. I am very glad that you enjoyed your meals. Did you know that Warner Brothers people did the same and tried out our Menu and then chose Palki to...More

Reviewed July 20, 2017

Don't go there if you want a splashy interior, go there if you want honest, well-priced Indian cuisine! They also have a good selection of vegetarian dishes, drinks and food are also reasonably priced.

Thank Horst S
Marimuthoo G, General Manager at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2017

Good day Many thanks for your comments - we are glad that you enjoyed our food. Regarding the building which we do not own, this is receiving top attention.

Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Poor service waited 45 minutes for our meal and still wasnt ready No waiters Pathetic customer service Walked out Enjoyed dinner elsewhere

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Musgrave Rd, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 72 330 8248
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