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Thava Indian Restaurant

116 5th Road | Carlswald Decor Center, Midrand 1684, South Africa
+27 11 318 1367
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“curries” (5 reviews)
“indian food” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
116 5th Road | Carlswald Decor Center, Midrand 1684, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Excellent food and very good service. The curries have an incredible base flavours you will definitely be coming back for more. The Naan bread was delicious. The waiters are very friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank pmjd2016
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We arrived just before 10pm when everything else was shutting down only to be greeted with a smile and welcomed. We decided to order 2 main courses and the pea and mushroom vegetable dish Spectacular food and service Thank you. Will definitely return for another...More

Thank Earle W
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Have always served good hot vegetarian food. They also serve good Thaali options. Service portions are also good.

1  Thank Kunal J
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Great place for Awesome Indian Food. just try and pre-book as it gets full sometimes. Ofcourse you have to specify whether you like your meal mild or spicy and they prepare it to your liking.

1  Thank Rupa J
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

So I have been to this place many times when it first opened. My favorite meal is the chilli chicken and I have no idea how anyone can stuff up so badly. This chilli chicken is so chewy I would need rubber jaws to finish...More

Thank ShilohNaiken
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Vegetarian dishes were lovely, with generous portion sizes and highly affordable. Delivery could be offered.

1  Thank Tiffany N
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I had ordered and ate their special Thaver curried prawns with Garlic Thandoori Naan and was not disappointed. The "tamrind" taste gravy was delicious.

1  Thank DocDurban
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Made reservation for this evening for our anniversary. Maitre D mentioned it was not busy. As stuck in traffic called to indicate running late. Maitre D did not ask our names - but didn't seemed phased either. Arrived to discover Restaurant is closed on Mondays....More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We've visited Thava on a number of occasions and have not been disappointed in any of our visits. The staff and management are very friendly. The food is excellent. Well worth the visit. 10/10 on every count. Thank for such fine food and great service....More

1  Thank botfam
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I was here with some friends today and perhaps their food is nice. Good price again for a smart meal. Their lamb rogan josh is a must try. It is not a very busy restaurant anyway. You could just be the only guest on a...More

Thank 77beni
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 5th Road | Carlswald Decor Center, Midrand 1684, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Midrand
  • Phone Number: +27 11 318 1367
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