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Bukhara Sandton

163 5th Street | Hotel Michelangelo, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 883 5555
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“dal makhani” (7 reviews)
“curry” (18 reviews)
“naan bread” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
163 5th Street | Hotel Michelangelo, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 314 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The kabab options are top notch (esp., the pasandas). Ordered Butter chicken with trepidation (most restaurants get that wrong) and was pleasantly surprised. Along with the yellow daal, it went particularly well, with the garlic Naan.

Thank Smarty_Maddu
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Visited this restaurant as I had heard good things about it. Plus it's location was good - adjacent to the hotel I was staying at. However, being an Asian myself, I know a thing or two about indian restaurants. I ordered a main course with...More

Thank Naresh G
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This used to be my favourite Indian restaurant in Sandton. On this occasion, I felt the food had started lacking in flavour. The flavour all seemed a little watered-down, starters were brought together with the main meal, and the waiters did not come round to...More

Thank africanadventurist
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Bukhara Sandton, food good, very expensive for a curry but the main thing.....awful experience listening to a computer beeping like a reversing truck,and even after asking the manager to muffle it or switch off, he tried to misinform me that they can't stop it, in...More

Thank MikeTravel99
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The Cape Town experience was great so we thought of going to their branch in Sandton. Rather big but no atmosphere whatsoever. Seems like a glorified canteen. Order wine / no stock of many items until I called manager Joseph. Quite a cool guy that...More

Thank oreodiv
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

I have been to Sandton JNB over fifteen times for business trips and I never miss Bukhara for Indian meals This is at Mandela square and is right opposite the famous hotels I love the pudina naan and garlic naan My usual dal makhani and...More

Thank sandeep m
Reviewed 29 August 2017

if you like indian food and you do not mind (at leat as an European) all the side effects that might come along with it, that's the place to be. Yes, the service is sometimes a bit slow but you get compensated with great food...More

Thank Urs W
Haiku_Management, Owner at Bukhara Sandton, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Thank you for these kind words and review. We appreciate the feedback and will use it to continue to improve our service. Come back to visit us again soon!

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Bukhara is well worth the visit if you enjoy Indian cuisine, plentiful portions, a wide range of tastes, all beautifully cooked and displayed. The hot sauce with the spicy poppadom was epic, more dangerous than a wrong turn in the neighborhood. I had lamb bhuna...More

Thank jeff d
Haiku_Management, Owner at Bukhara Sandton, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Stellar review and rating! Thank you for your kind words, come back to visit again so we may once more amaze you!

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Great Indian restaurant Bukhara Sandton Just perfect for lunches and dinners Great vegetarian good food Staff members very friendly and quick service

Thank Lutchmee M
Haiku_Management, Owner at Bukhara Sandton, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Stellar review and rating! Thank you for your kind words, come back to visit again so we may once more amaze you!

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Really good masala tea available for Indians looking for authentic taste. Food fresh and yummy, especially the chicken tikkas.

Thank Tripti C
Haiku_Management, Owner at Bukhara Sandton, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Stellar review and rating! Thank you for your kind words, come back to visit again so we may once more amaze you!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 5th Street | Hotel Michelangelo, Sandton 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 883 5555
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