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3 Park Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 286 2110
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (32 reviews)
“bon bons” (6 reviews)
“fried spinach” (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 2 days ago via mobile

The Thali thali experience was one of the best food experiences I have had. The whole experience from the food to managing our gluten and nut allergies was simply exceptional. There were three thali courses and each one heightened the taste sensation. By the end...More

Thank Tiwana
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Was recommended this hidden gem by a local and wow... what a surprise it was. If you enjoy indian cuisine then welcome to the best you will ever experience. This is a very clever translation on Indian food with a tapas style approach that leave...More

Thank siaaustria
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is ideal for vegetarians and vegans. The food is creative and unusual. One of the best dinners we've had anywhere in the world.

Thank ronnie63_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tonight we dined at Thali on our weekend away in Cape Town. The food was amazing and packed full of favour. The atmosphere in the restaurant is wonderful and the staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. Thank you for an amazing meal. We will def...More

Thank Hobbzy84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Vegetarian friendly Easy to choose menu, veg Thali or non-veg Thali. Don’t fill your stomach with the first course; Thali is served in 3 different plates (and presume many visitors will leave the third plate untouched). Veggie Fritters served in the first course are very...More

Thank Dindukurthi R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty food , nice presentation Clean and well decorated restaurant The service is quick and the waiters are helpful I liked very much the Lassie And my husband the bread I will highly recommend it

Thank Mayabelhedi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Usually I am concerned about a fixed menu, and prefer to choose my own. I’m not an adventurous eater, and often choose the items I already know I will like. This menu was wonderful! Flavorful, thoughtful and absolutely delicious. The vibe in the restaurant is...More

Thank Kendra N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

its a tapas style presenation with three trays of food presented and you can select what takes your fancy. the quality was superb. when it came to going home our taxi arrangments didn't work out and the manager/owner arranged for our waiter to take us...More

Thank weemacs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you and a partner are hungry,then Thali is the place to go. It's a fusion of Indian thali and tapas to die for, service is excellent.

Thank K4254TOmarcos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what a fabulous atmosphere and incredible meal we all had at this wonderful Indian style restaurant! Acoustics are not great so you have to go with a loud group but we had a fabulous evening here!

Thank Jennifer B
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Questions & Answers
Hasti D
1 August 2018|
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Response from Candicepa | Property representative |
Hi Hasti, Our Thali for 2 is R700 and is made up of 8 dishes served in four courses. Regards Candice
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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
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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