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Bollywood Cafe


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Indian, Fast Food
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Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ordered Lamb vindaloo as recommended by the guy at the counter. What I got was a few pieces of meat (probably mutton) in a greasy, oily sauce. Taste wise, it was pretty mediocre. i love hot food, but I barely broke a sweat even though...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank lionwood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Please take care! This restaurant has an ATM machine inside it where people get scammed regularly. We were one of those unfortunate tourists. We ( 4 of us) parked our vehicle on Long Street when a couple of men approached us (they had security badges...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Niranjan J
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Food here is definitely affordable and the portions are huge. The ambience is drabby. I had the chicken biryani which was okay, not great then my partner had white rice and daal. For the most part, the daal was good but spicier than usual and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Angela K
Reviewed December 5, 2018

I ordered the Lamb Biryani from Bollywood Cafe in Long Street via Orderin as I have had a craving for Biryani for a very long time. When it arrives the aroma from the bags smell really good but the moment i opened the container my...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lindsay A
Reviewed November 7, 2018

I ordered a shawarma but it was more like a roti filled with cabbage and chicken. It wasn't bad but not what I expected. They're samoosas are really good though. Great for eating on a budget.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TenaciousTi
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Ordered a take away, they forgot one of the items whixh is just as well cos everything else was horrid (I'll be fair, the veg fries rice was ok). The naan was chewy and gross and the curries had the consistency of day old dishwater....More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

My husband and I visited Cape town for 4 days this past August. We had watched Anthony Bourdain on Netflix and he had an episode in Cape town on places to eat. One thing he mentioned trying was something called The Gatsby. It looked awesome....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jessica s
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

I'm a regular and you guys never dissapoint. But today the roll was old and chips was old wont won't ever return here service are ridiculous

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank fernandopeters6
Reviewed August 15, 2018

I ordered chicken and mutton salomies and Biryani from OrderIN and oh my goodness, what a disappointment! There were raw onions in the salomies and bones. The Biryani was just loads of rice , dry and a few tiny pieces of mutton. Absolutely appauling and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ValentineD246
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We ordered food via Orderin. The tandoori chicken was very good and so was the naan, but the rest was disappointing. The curries are more like very spicy soups, and the lamb mince curry had lots of oil on top. The chicken curry, aloo curry,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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