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3 Park Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 286 2110
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (27 reviews)
“raita” (3 reviews)
“milk tart” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3 Park Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

I don't think it's necessary to say too much about the food - it is good, some of the dishes great. Would just suggest a palate cleanser of sorts in between two of the courses, but perhaps that's just my capsaicin-sensitive palate! Our service, though,...More

Thank Hanlie van Dyk v
Reviewed 6 days ago

Phenomenal food, great price, delicious drinks, beautiful ambiance. I had a really yummy rose-y cocktail both times I came. LIke Chef's Warehouse, It is a set menu - of 7?8? dishes split between 2 people for 700 rand. The flavors are amazing. Each course was...More

Thank norsp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here on the recommendation of our tour guide from tsiba tsiba wine tours. He was absolutely spot on! This venue was delicious and good value for the quality of food. The wait staff were friendly and helpful. Be ware on arrival as it...More

Thank Brendan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being a fan of Liam Tomlin we were excited to try Thali and were not disappointed! The whole experience was delicious and fun. The menu is simply tapas for two however it’s not simple at all ! The dishes were fabulous the flavours and spices...More

Thank lucyluDerbyshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having experienced the concept at the Chef's Warehouse we thought trying Thali would be a good contrast and being close to our hotel made the experience even better. The building is a bit of a Dr. Who Tardis with a narrow frontage but lots of...More

Thank Jack_Doha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the experience of Thali and the different 5 courses offered for a one set price and menu! Slick ,efficient and brilliant foodie experience. No reservations allowed.No corkage allowed ,their wine selection is not all that great and very limited !Would have expected a better...More

Thank leonmq
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately you cannot make a booking, we just called before we left home to make sure they had room and aimed to be there after 6pm to get a table. We got the tapas to share - which is about 700 R for 2 people....More

1  Thank Lorelieellis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The concept was wonderful and the food beautiful if at times a bit overboard on the spicy side as you weren't presented the option of how spicy you would prefer your meals. Great indian cuisine, great! The service was wonderful as well though the initial...More

Thank kurtinzurich
Candicepa, Owner at Thali, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Morning, Thank you for taking the time to review Thali - we are so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us. We do have a no reservation policy. I believe in this instance the diners were on the waiting list and had a drink...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love Indian food and this restaurant excels. Having the tapas dinner allowed us to taste some amazing Indian food. Presentation and food was exquisite. Make sure you make reservations and go early. It is wonderful to sit out in the courtyard.This is a popular...More

Thank Retired_teacher_56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was outstanding. Exceptional quality. Indian bon bons for dessert are the must! Service was not up to standard (judging by Bree street shop). Our waiter could not explain difference between 2 draft beers, he had no knowledge of bar products. We had to ask...More

Thank Hopeful_Hope
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Questions & Answers
30 August 2017|
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Response from Candicepa | Property representative |
Hi Nakkiran, Yes! We have a full vegetarian and vegan menu. Regards Candice
10 February 2017|
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Response from Candicepa | Property representative |
Hi, There is street parking and the Lifestyle Centre right next door has three levels of undercover parking. Regards Thali
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Park Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 286 2110
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