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Amaravathi Palki

225 Musgrave Rd, Durban 4001, South Africa
0723308248
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“thali” (5 reviews)
“dosas” (10 reviews)
“vindaloo” (4 reviews)
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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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Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Really nice food! We got these tastes of several south Indian dishes (actual menu name is slipping my mind now) and there was another dish I wanted to try, so the waiter said he could swap out one of the dishes I would have gotten...More

Thank stefania1018
mgovender2016, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2017

Dear Madam We sincerely thank you for your patronage and for your honest comments. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the food and service and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed December 30, 2016

We celebrated my dad's birthday here, and everyone who joined us, had pleasant reviews about the food. It was well cooked and spiced, and very delicious. The staff were friendly, attentive and accommodating to all of us. I'll definitely be back.

1  Thank Shara707
mgovender2016, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2017

Dear Madam, Thank you for your wonderful feedback about your Palki experience. We appreciate the time you have taken to submit a review and sincerely look forward to your next visit. Best regards Mari Govender

Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

We visited this places few times while in Durban....amazing food . Dosa , in particular was better than most of the restaurant even in India... However the place is very busy so prior booking is highly recommendedMore

1  Thank Illusivesnail 3
mgovender2016, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2017

Dear Madam / Sir, Indeed it was a pleasure to host you. We thank you for your honest comments and appreciate them tremendously. You are absolutely correct in stating that our Dosa is better than other restaurants including those in India simply due to our...More

Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

The food was overly spicy it actually gave me a stomach ache after. The guy running the place was very rude and I certainly will not visit this establishment again. There are far better alternatives in Durban.More

1  Thank Joey55
mgovender2016, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2016

Dear Joey I must apologise profusely for your experience which is a very big surprise for me as we generally prepare the best authentic Indian food in South Africa. generally, you have a choice regarding the preparation of the food so that it is not...More

Reviewed December 21, 2016

We got the hint to this restaurant by our hosts and are so glad that we found it! It serves a large variety of Southern and Classical Indian dishes and has a very authentic athmosphere. We just had a wonderful dinner there.

1  Thank falcaopedra
mgovender2016, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded December 26, 2016

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for taking time to post a review of Palki. Your wonderful comments are appreciated and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

Having heavenly south and north indian cuisine. Terrific mushroom manchurian, hydrabadi brinjal and sumptuous garlic butter naan. Looking forward to the exciting 'xmas lunch' buffet! Personal efficient and excellent service! Friendly and accomodating staff! Keep up your high standards!

1  Thank NuthanTripAdvsor
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

Dear Sir Thank you for your wonderful comments which we sincerely appreciate.

Reviewed November 23, 2016

On 9 November 2016, I had organised a lunch for the old age home. I was unable to be there but Ravi and his team did an amazing job on making these special people feel welcome and enjoy the experience. They had a wonderful time...More

Thank SiveshPillay
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

Dear Sivesh Thank you for your wonderful comments which we sincerely appreciate.

Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was recommended to us by our B&B host. We had 4 south african bears, one vegetarian starter and two vegetarian main meals with naan and basmati rice. For us, the food was really delicious and the waiters were friendly and helpful when choosing...More

1  Thank Yipeeh-Urlaub
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

Dear Yippee Thank you for your wonderful comments which we sincerely appreciate. We look forward to seeing you at Palki again.

Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful evening at Palki restaurant. The service gave some recommendations on the menu and it turned out to be the perfect choice for us! The Butter Chicken is really good as well as the Dose as a starter and the cheese naan...More

1  Thank Sarah J
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

Dear Sarah Thank you for your wonderful comments which we sincerely appreciate.

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Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely time here.The staff were friendly and helpful in their recommendations. The food was good, especially the butter chicken and garlic naan.

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Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for your comments and although your rating was good we will endeavor for an excellent 5 star rating for food and service in the future when you return to Palki

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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
Families with children, Large groups, Kids
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: 0723308248
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