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Bombay Brasserie

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Cnr Wale Str & St Georges Mall, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 819 2000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Cnr Wale Str & St Georges Mall, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have eaten in a lot of Indian restaurants, but the flavour, ingredients and presentation here was second to none. High recommend this place for a great, authentic Indian meal bursting with flavour! The only downside was that the staff are overworked, the place is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband works in the middle east and has eaten 1.000.000 curries in his life but for this one we had to come back. The staff is amazing, our waiter (I forgot his name right now, but Ill come back and put it in) was...More

1  Thank Vonna84
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food and great ambiance, personalized service specially with Rahjen Moodley. He was super professional and took good care of us. We had a table booked and I was staying at Taj. He provided us with extra-ordinary service and a nice bottle performance surprise at...More

Thank 252nasimj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for dinner and went for the chefs recommendations menu. This is a 6/7 course tasting menu and is very filling for one person. Could easily of shared and felt full. The portions are slightly smaller than standard dishes but enough for the average aptiate....More

1  Thank Barkat A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and ambience was great. Service was excellent. Chef came out to chat to us. We had a special free surprise for our anniversary.......Thanks

1  Thank shoaibkathrada
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We had the tasting menu with wine pairing and it was excellent in every respect. Marlon our waiter showed good knowledge of the wines and why they complemented the delicious food. Leisl the maitre de was equally engaging and helped make this a memorable evening...More

1  Thank EnglandIan
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Book ahead for wonderful Indian food. All the dishes were delicious and the vibe is elegant. Book ahead to get a table.

1  Thank klasherman
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Definitely a gastro-Indian restaurant, starting with delicious amuse-bouches, a wide vegetarian selection of starters and main courses differing hugely from the usual Indian restaurant menus to be found in European countries. The kitchen is partly open, and the service is top notch. Decadent but comfortable...More

Thank Carmela83
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Wow words can’t even begin to describe how amazing my time was at the Bombay Brasserie. I went there for the first time last night with my family and the service was impeccable. I have been to a lot of amazing restaurants around the world...More

1  Thank Yumna A
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Wonderful dinner served by attentive staff and you can tell them how spicy you would like their dishes It is fairly small so you must have a reservation.

1  Thank will279
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kristi f
6 July 2017|
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Response from Sandra D | Reviewed this property |
We did book? perhaps you could call them to check?
Aisling B
19 December 2016|
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Response from Mika501 | Reviewed this property |
smart casual is fine but some do go the extra mile
Milind C
20 October 2015|
Response from FarahAbr72 | Reviewed this property |
In peak traffic it will take no more than 10 minutes from the harbour area to the restaurant. You have the added advantage of having the Company Gardens & Iziko museum across the road and Bo-Kaap a 10-15 minute walk up the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$39
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Wale Str & St Georges Mall, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 819 2000
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Luxury dining meets fine Indian cuisine at the Bombay Brasserie where every meal is a gastronomic journey through a delicate melody of flavours. Contemporary Indian dining at its best. We also offer an award winning wine list, local craft beers, valet parking and large groups up to 8 guests.
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