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102 Wale Street Corner of Wale & Rose ST , Boo-Kaap | Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
214342116
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here was the best Indian food i had throughout the trip around South Africa.The staff is very friendly. They make you feel welcome and at home.

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Thank Rutvi S
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a big fan of Indian food. Me and my friend was walking in Green Point trying to decide where to go for some lunch. We both love Indian food and decided we will go to Jewel of India for Lunch. The waiter was very helpful in helping select the dishes. After hearing out his opinion. We decide to... More 

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Thank Jay1072
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Nice restaurant with good food. Staff are friendly and helpful. Vegetarian food is excellent. Was not feeling away from home food

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Thank OmChohan
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

if by dietary reasons or if you are missing India this place does the job . food is bland as per Indian standards however nice & clean

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Thank KhwajaSaif
Denver
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30 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is situated below a fancy hotel. We noticed it seemed empty most of the time. Perhaps people were taking food out we thought. Ordered the Chana masala... It looked like it was made in a large batch the previous day and just thrown onto the plate. Bad presentation and blah taste. Avoid this place unless you have no... More 

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Thank Htwo H
india
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

best Indian food in cape town....feeling not away from home....could try this Indian restaurant.We went there for dinner. Quite homely atmosphere with Indian music & gazals. vegetarian food was good with nice choice to have in starers.could try if veggie.

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Thank nitish99
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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196 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

We went there for dinner. Quite homely atmosphere with the owner mixing with customers for their needs, special requests, feedback on the taste etc. The food was very good, quite similar to what we get in India. Only the staff was not too familiar with the Indian dishes and hence, owner intervention was frequent.

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Thank Chandramohanamritkar
Ahmedabad, INDIA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Traditional north Indian cuisine served piping hot in this restaurant is one of the favourites of the locals and Indians visiting Cape Town.

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Thank AfricaSafariIN
Abuja, Nigeria
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Good food in a nice location. Liked the Sev poori/ papdi chaat. Friendly and accommodating staff. lovely decor.

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Thank Namita01b
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

Had the best curry so far in cape town. loved the starters and curries. Wine list rather dismal, so will bring my own next time, which is tonight. and really looking forward to delicious curry. Worth visiting. The staff so friendly and accommodating.

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Thank jsteyn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Wale Street Corner of Wale & Rose ST , Boo-Kaap | Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: 214342116

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