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Marigold

9 Huguenot Street | Heritage Square, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 8970
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (34 reviews)
“curry” (28 reviews)
“naan” (16 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
9 Huguenot Street | Heritage Square, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 313 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to Marigold for my birthday, although there were a few bad reviews, we decided to go with the good ones, how wrong we were.

1  Thank Beatrice R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have dined at the Marigold Restaurant in Franschhoek many times, but what impresses me most is the fact that the cuisine is the most authentic and delicious Indian cuisine we have ever experienced in the world! The dishes are imaginatively designed to create a...More

1  Thank Heather C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten a thousand Indian meals or more. From homes of friends to restaurants and in many parts of the world. This is not Indian food. We ordered moderate spicing in curries (potato and cauliflower, aubergine) as well as tandoori chicken and fish. The...More

Thank phototripper
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not best curry in the cape area and have to pay for your rice! Wine listing also too pricy, should have more wines from the local area and do NOT double to price of the winesMore

Thank ashleyradley
HayleyK439, Public Relations and Marketing at Marigold, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. At Marigold we proudly support Franschhoek wines, with wines by the glass starting from R45.00. We are sorry that you did not find the Marigold experience to be good value for your money. It is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been waiting for the opportunity to eat at Marigold for a while now. Finally a weekend away to celebrate our anniversary came along - the perfect reason to dine in such a fine restaurant. The restaurant is not too big and with a...More

Thank TanyaAllan
HayleyK439, Public Relations and Marketing at Marigold, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your fantastic review. I have passed your comments on to the team, who were thrilled to receive them. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards, Hayley Knight Public Relations and Marketing Leeu Collection

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my Chicago family to Franschhoek for the day and at my suggestion we lunched at Marigold. We had made a reservation and were warmly welcomed. Each and every page of the menu was filled with items that appealed and we took our time...More

Thank Julian0911
HayleyK439, Public Relations and Marketing at Marigold, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your amazing review. The team and I love that you and your family enjoyed your experience at Marigold and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Hayley Knight Public Relations and Marketing Leeu Collection

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 2nd visit, 1st review. Franschhoek has many very fine restaurants, a couple of which are truly world class. Marigold is one of the better Indian curry restaurants I have ever visited. We each ordered Mutton Rogan Josh, our favourite. We had the...More

Thank LlewellynPatrick
Hayley K, Public Relations and Marketing at Marigold, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic review. We are delighted you enjoyed your Marigold experience and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Hayley knight Public Relations and Marketing Leeu Collection

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is excellent! Having returned two weeks earlier from Mumbai my husband was absolutely raving about its authenticity. Every dish is beautifully presented. The service is first class with an absolute nothing is too much trouble attitude.

Thank MarvBlonde
Hayley K, Public Relations and Marketing at Marigold, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review. The team and I are thrilled you enjoyed your experience at Marigold and hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Hayley Knight Public Relations and Marketing Leeu Collection

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great restaurant all-around. We don't usually have Indian food in Brazil, so me and my wife are not "big connoisseurs" of the style and we needed help to choose our dishes. The waiters were really patient to explain every dish and made great recommendations. The...More

Thank Marcelo G
Hayley K, Public Relations and Marketing at Marigold, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We love that you enjoyed your experience at Marigold and hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Hayley Knight Public Relations and Marketing Leeu Collection

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is exceptional. Our group ordered different dishes and everyone was impressed. I can speak for the butter chicken which I ordered hot (you can choose your spice level) and I was not disappointed. Creamy and spicy with chicken cooked to perfection it...More

Thank dcgriffin22
Hayley K, Public Relations and Marketing at Marigold, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review. The team loved that you all enjoyed your experience with us and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Hayley Knight Public Relations and Marketing Leeu Collection

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Huguenot Street | Heritage Square, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 8970
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