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Bombay Chilli

46 Beach Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 836 6748
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“chilli” (12 reviews)
“lamb” (3 reviews)
“great curry” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
46 Beach Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

I've been to Bombay Chilli many a time, and the food is absolutely excellent - it is by far my favourite Indian Restaurant. The restaurant itself is quite simple and has a nice relaxed atmosphere. The food can sometimes take longer to prepare than most...More

Thank Kirsty N
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Just had a takeaway from Bombay Chilli via Mr Delivery. It was my first meal from the place. I had the Kadai paneer curry. It was so so so delicious!!! One of those meals that you don't want to ever end because the flavours are...More

1  Thank MishRoy
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Hi - we were staying nearby and as we don't do take aways very often, were not expecting the best. We were so pleasantly surprised. Tandoori chicken delicious and the curry too. All very good. The menu has changed to its online menu though, so...More

Thank Toni1611
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We booked online and didn't receive confirmation but decided to try anyway. We were told it was because the owner is overseas, but we are lucky because there is space (if you don't monitor the online bookings, don't have them!) It was the first time...More

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The Bombay Chilli has the greatest curry in the area! The selection is quite extensive from seafood to lamb to chicken, etc. The side dishes were also delicious. We visited on a great winter Sunday afternoon. The service was on point and just like we...More

Thank Rob G
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We love curry. It's our favourite food. After going to Bombay Chilli for the first time 2 years ago, we haven't been able to enjoy curry anywhere else. It truly is the absolute best little restaurant with incredible food. It's not a fancy, classy vibe,...More

Thank Kayleigh R
Reviewed 23 March 2016

After a lot of searching, we found this quite place that served my kinda food! Yeah that's right ! Indian food. Ordered a Bombay chikchen Kadai , Chicken Korma and a dal Tadka. All dishes were equally delicious. The prices and the portions were reasonable...More

Thank vialli_Kavoo
Reviewed 21 March 2016

My wife and I really enjoyed our visit. The place was busy, so it was a tad slow, but the staff was friendly so we didn't mind. We tried the Lamb Dhalsa and it was spectacular. The samoosas were crispy and spicy and the naan...More

Thank Jacob D
Reviewed 15 March 2016

A small, humble restaurant in Muizenburg with good vibe and very reasonable prices. We ordered 6 vegetarian dishes shared among 5 of us and every dish was delicious - tasty, not too hot, aromatic, fresh ingredients and the rice was abundant (unlike most other Indian...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Delicious Indian food, have eaten at this restaurant since it opened and have never been disappointed. Service good, portions generous, yum.

1  Thank mandy f
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:30
14:00 - 22:30
14:00 - 22:30
14:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Beach Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 836 6748
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