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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
“kebab” (7 reviews)
“indian food” (103 reviews)
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All hours
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 628 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 1 week ago

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

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 2 weeks ago

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 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

2  Thank BurySt_EdmundsTrevor
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location is great, quality is not to bad. Service is ok, but the curry is tasteless and bland. Presentation of the food is terrible. I advice Indians not to go here, you will get disappointed. We had a chinese starter which was great.

2  Thank RyanMuradin
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good day Ryan, we humbly apologise for our cuisine not being up to standard upon your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Bukhara restaurant to try Indian food in Cape Town. We were serviced by Vanessa. She is so helpful & recommend for me Rogan Josh which is moderate spicy slow cooked lamb with tomato & onion. It was really goog, delicious & rich...More

Thank AbdulAziz M
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the kind words and stellar review, come back to visit us soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you walk in , the smells of spice and food assures you of a great dining experience. Really good options, fresh ingredients and prompt service.

Thank Dev1185
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bukhara Cape Town has been round for ages and remains popular. We have been visiting for 16 years. Excellent service and a curry for every taste. The nan bread is too good to pass up and one has to order a portion with your main...More

Thank liezl799
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! We are absolutely humbled by these words. Thank you for your review, and don't be a stranger now!

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We loved our experience at Bukhara. We were 7 and 1 baby included. We were seated in a big table served with a friendly waiter. We had better chicken, chicken tikka, lamb biryani, butter nan bread, prawn masala and chicken vindaloo (a bit spicy). Tasty...More

Thank HosamM
Haiku_Management, Owner at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this amazing review and rating, don't be a stranger now!

Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

While I have no problem with the good they serve and I quite liked the food I faced a different problem I don't have legal proof but I am writing this to alert other people I went there two days ago and when I was...More

2  Thank Chavan Y
Gregbukhara, Manager at Bukhara Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear Sir We don't take claims of credit card fraud lighty and can assure you we do not tolerate illegal activities within our brand . Generally when credit card fraud happens the guest would inform the restaurant manager with the name of the waiter ,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 12:00
Monday
18:00 - 12:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 12:00
Thursday
18:00 - 12:00
Friday
18:00 - 12:00
Saturday
18:00 - 12:00
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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