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Bukhara Restaurant

33 Church Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 0000
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (36 reviews)
“rogan josh” (8 reviews)
“kebab” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
33 Church Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 634 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

In the central Cape Town city, this is a good place for Indian cuisine walkable from long street. Taste and portion size are both very good. More light in the restaurant would have been better (in my humble opinion).

Thank Shrirang J
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

It is always Fantastic to eat at Bukhara. I visit Capetown once a year from Canada and always make sure I eat here. Fantastic Indian food. Broad menu and super staff. Highly recommended

1  Thank Paul L
Sabi S, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

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

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A rather large place on upper floor with live kitchen makes the place quite attracting.it has elaborate menu with all kinds of vegetarian and nonvegetarian dishes.paneer tikka, mushrooms, roast chicken, chicken tikka,salads were attractive starters.in main course mutton curry,yellow dal, gravy vegetables, chicken gravy were...More

Thank dnny
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Stellar review and rating, thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best food and service I ever had!!! Complements to the manager Johan, waiters and chef xxx love from phalaborwa

Thank Yolande W
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this amazing review and rating! Come back to visit us soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is nothing short of brilliant, everything about the place is perfect. Pricing is way higher than other Indian restaurants, but I suppose it comes with the "Fine Dining" aspect of it all. Portions a decently sized for 1 person, drinks a extremely expensive...More

Thank Chavoos_ZA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here with my young children recently. The food was amazing, the menu vast. The tapas style dishes were very good. The service was great and staff courteous.

Thank P2S
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank for for these kind words and grate rating, come back to visit us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dinner with UK business partners, restaurant v quite, but excellent service. Meals pricey , but it is the VA, divide by foreign currency and good value.

Thank Mikel235
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and kind words! Come back to visit us soon!

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Popped into this restaurant with no knowledge of the type of food they serve. What an amazing surprise! Waiter was excellent and the food exquisite. 2 menus. Tried the tuna tacos from the oriental and all i can say is WOW. Then the lam rogan...More

Thank MeMyselfAndTiffany
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you Christelle, come back to visit us again soon!

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Wow! This Indian restaurant is one of the best i have been to. Having travelled through India and eaten a lot of Indian food since in my life, I would say this is the closest to what I tasted in India. We came across this...More

Thank N S
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

We humbled and overwhelmed with gratitude after reading this! Thank you!

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Restaurant has a nice ambiance with chefs in view cooking which is nice. My waiter was very friendly and helpful. Starter of chicken tandoori was delicious as was the. Romali roti bread. I asked for my butter chicken main course to have a little extra...More

3  Thank BurySt_EdmundsTrevor
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Good day, we humbly apologise for this horrible experience you had to endure! This is absolutely appalling and not on at all. Please, could you provide us with the names of both the manager on duty the day you visited as well as your waiter's...More

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apologies for late response. best to use card. they're affordable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Church Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 0000
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