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The Royal India

2 Maude Street | The Forum, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 784 4964
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
2 Maude Street | The Forum, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent meal and truly intimate service. Todd was there whenever I needed service and the staff were very friendly.

Thank Deane S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very disappointing meal. I’ve been wanting to try this place for some time. I took my wife and two kids for a Saturday dinner. The lamb was tough and not mild as requested. The cost of the evening at 800 rand was expensive for...More

Thank LokiYoki2
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Really great food unfortunately waitress was not too friendly and did not have any idea what things on the menu where.

Thank Chazzy k
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Excellent food and service. Lunch time buffet is always fresh and amazing, Try the Prawn Briyani, its excellent

Thank Vinny M
Reviewed 3 July 2018

I was very disappointed at the buffet, and the quality of curries prepared as opposed to when you order off the menu. The Lamb Rogan josh, had the worst possible cuts of meat, and the curry seemed to have a couchy taste, not enough spices,...More

Thank Ashika2
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Visited this restaurant for a birthday birthday on 21 June 2018, the table next to us was given the complimentary starters which we did not receive even upon requesting it. We ordered a dish without onion and garlic for special dietary purposes and it came...More

1  Thank Roopa H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Not really the best choice in Johannesburg. Not worth a visit. The price was probably the main favourable point.

Thank Snoopyit
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We often order take out from Royal India and recently decided to eat in at one of their few tables. They don’t have a liquor license, so you can bring your own (bonus!). The food is served piping hot and absolutely delicious. Highly recommended

Thank AlexisZA
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Visited The Royal India Sandton for a family dinner on a Saturday night . We ordered traditional cheese and corn Samoosa and Vegetable Punjabi Samoosa’s as starters. These were divine and well enjoyed . Additionally Panner Tikka,a perennial favorite of ours was also ordered and...More

Thank Ashesh R
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The food is very good but the portions are strangely measured. The main dishes were more than enough in terms of size, yet an order for rice for two people was barely enough for one. It was almost as if they were trying to get...More

Thank Dannyxb
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2 March 2017|
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Response from Jagjit S | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
good day Sir we are launching soon the buffet for lunch . will be available soon.
Shehzad Ally P
17 October 2016|
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Response from Jagjit S | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes we do
Sarvagya J
31 July 2015|
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Response from Jagjit S | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
R 150 to R200 average. Also depends on the menu you choose.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Maude Street | The Forum, Sandton 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 784 4964
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As it is depicted in Sanskrit literature, "Atithi Devo Bhava" meaning "Guest is your God". The Royal India welcomes you to an outstanding menu, delicately planned by our Executive Chef from India, giving you the authentic taste of North Indian Cuisine added with Goan and South Indian dishes. By visiting "The Royal India", you will be able to sample the characteristic flavour of our outstanding authentic Indian dishes. It is not about eating out - but about the experience itself. Let us take you on a journey of Royal Indian Dishes. Thank You for Dining with Royalty.
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