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Bihari

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Main Road | Ground Floor, Southern Sun Hotel, Cape Town Central 7945, South Africa
+27 21 674 7186
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Of the best Indian cuisine in Cape Town. Very nifty that it is situated so well, easily accessible, and at the superb Newlands Souther Sun(Tsogo)

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Thank Joan A
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

...a great Indian restaurant. Food was plentiful and delicious. You get to choose the 'heat' of your food which allows you to have a madras strength korma if you want. I like my curries and this certainly filled my needs.

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Thank UncleDads
Crewe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was meeting up with friends before the rugby at Newlands and they had seen Bihari as it is close to their hotel. We imagined it would be busy due to the match and whilst all the tables outside were full the inside is spacious and there was no trouble finding us a table. Out of the whole experience this... More 

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Thank ChristopherHind
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We had a vegetable starter platter, Lamb Rogan Josh and Tandoori Masala Chicken with Rogani naan bread. Every single dish was fantastic! Ambiance good, service great, will go back often.

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Leyburn, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Being English, I have a different idea of what Indian food is like. This wasn't what I expected but it was lovely, all freshly cooked and very tasty. The choice of meals on the menu wasn't very wide but the tandoori lamb chops were delicious. Could do with a bit more knowledge from the waiter about the menu.

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Thank 1sammi
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Good selection of food with a amazing taste with an authentic feel! Located on the side of southern sun hotel.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Good food, service an advise by waiter on what to choose. Atmosphere nice and food does not take long

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We found the actual restaurant fairly loud as you have the sounds of the open view kitchen as well as the fellow dinners chatting. The food was excellent though, we would brave the noise again just to have such wonderful food.

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Thank CAMHre
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

I recently visited Bihari restaurant and was pleasantly surprised at the food quality at this restaurant. We found the pricing a bit high. We ordered chicken tikka, lamb chops and prawn curry. Our waiter Ranbeer was an absolute delight. Always attentive to our needs and his service was excellent. This restaurant is definitely worth a visit. The atmosphere, food and... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Its been a while since our last visit, The flavour is still amazingly good, if not exceptional.Tonight the naan bread was inconsistent with one burnt bread. I will put this down to the busy time of year. The service was good, not great. The flavour in the food made up for any ills. Only the lamb cubes of meat was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 29
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Ground Floor, Southern Sun Hotel, Cape Town Central 7945, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 674 7186

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