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Eastern Food Bazaar

96 Longmarket Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 461 2458
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Indian, Fast food, Asian, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
96 Longmarket Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 527 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dark lighting that takes a few seconds to adjust to and then you notice the walls and stalls adorned with amazing intricately carved wood doors and columns. You are transported back somewhere in Marrocco or thereabout. Quick food service and many choices, East Indian, Pizza,...More

Thank Mike5466
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The food is good and cheap. It is located in central Cape Town close to Parliament and although parking can be a problem, it is worth a visit. The facilities are basic but it is meant as an eat and go. Definitely worth a visit...More

Thank Monadevi
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Well getting over how busy they are is one thing, luckily I went with someone that’s been before I would’ve just walked out and have not had experience some nice tandor chicken and a garlic pita. I’ll stick with the basics too much going on”real...More

Thank Elroy B
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Amazing Food, Amazing vibe.. My family came from Namibia and they could not stop talking about this place and the food! Great Prices.. amazing selection.. We had to take Take-Aways cause it was so good...going back soon...

Thank Jill N
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Nothing very fancy but quick, fresh and cheap food in the heart of Cape Town. There is a good variety of food and plenty of room to seat although it is always packed so try to go before or after peak hours or you´ll struggle...More

Thank fitxifitxi
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Great if your feeling ravenous because the portions can be huge. I have experienced over salted vegetarian food with an unquenchable after thirst once, but otherwise it's usually a great deal and a very popular place for families, office workers and local communities. It's not...More

Thank Mariamne Y
Reviewed 9 March 2018

being a vegetarian my nephew treated my son and I to dinner on a Sat evening .what a success the treat was .The variety is numerous and huge portions.The veg Thali was excellent.good clean place Service is fast even though hectically busy .Huge variety on...More

Thank ishara2018
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Every time I visit Cape Town I have to make time to go have lunch or dinner by Eastern Food Bazaar. Their food is out of this world! With a collection of cuisine from all over the East you have a wide variety of what...More

Thank Timothy O
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

My GF and I went for the Punjabi food stand as, in our experience, the Punjabi cuisine tends to be the most exciting and intense, at least as far as Indian cuisines are concerned. Anyway, we had the lentils of the day (yellow dahl), the...More

1  Thank marcmorian
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I am always blown away by the sheer amount of food you get for the price. We ordered some lamb and rice for R55 and received what could have fed 3 people. Noisy, but cozy.

Thank ErikThiart
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Lora V
25 October 2017|
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Response from Neels K | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen them shaving it....to be honest.
10 May 2015|
Response from mstrkp | Reviewed this property |
There was no wifi when we were there, but that was almost 2 years ago.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Longmarket Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 461 2458
  • E-mail
Telephone: +27 (0)21 461-2458
Opening hours: Open daily from 11h00 to 21h30.
used to be the Wellington Fruit Growers marktet - cheap good quaity food in City Bowl
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