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Eastern Food Bazaar

96 Longmarket Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 461 2458
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“curries” (42 reviews)
“bunny chow” (25 reviews)
“butter chicken” (26 reviews)
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Indian, Fast food, Asian, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
96 Longmarket Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

These are the lowest food prices I saw in Cape Town---ridiculously low for the mound of food you pay for. Gotta walk around the different stalls, choose what you want, then queue to pay, after which you go back to the stall to pick up...More

Thank mzzyap8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Learn the system of ordering. Restrooms toilets and more seating upstairs. Pick the shortest line to ring up your order and then go back to the counter with your ticket to get that item. Huge portions. Be careful on Long street at night since you...More

Thank 633busyt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cape town is 1. Expensive and 2. A lot of food place ..even KFC closes by 7pm.. Eastern is a number of different cuisines housed together under the same roof..Indian. Asian etc. I love the samosas and the icecream here.. really good! This food place...More

2  Thank Coryy20
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cape Town is the great city to be, especially if you discover hidden gems like Eastern Food Bazaar. Don't expect clean floors, but the smell of the curries and great services will have you ignore the grit and grim. If you are a city explorer,...More

Thank Christhwala
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eastern Food Bazaar is not fine dining, but at the price no one should expect that! What I love most about Eastern Food Bazaar is the variety, the carved wood decor and the fact that it is flooded with locals - a place frequented by...More

Thank Melanie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the best ice cream I've eaten. Wish I could have tasted all the flavours, but due to limited time could only visit the Eastern food bazaar once. The food is amazing, the place has a great vibe as well. Loads of different...More

Thank Zaheerah N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always busy, food is always top notch. Portions are amazing and the best curry and so much more you won’t be disappointed

Thank Nadeera v
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The long lines to eat wasn't for my liking,seems like backpaers joint ,I recommend this place if you watching your budget, price are cheap compared to over sea, u can eat a lot on a 10 dollars budget.

Thank manchoose
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Good fun, if you're OK with the hustle and bustle of a middle eastern bazarr. A bit of waiting; a bit of queuing, but hey - the food's cheap, and there's plenty of variety. I'd go back 👍

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I was shocked at the disgusting food I got people all I can say is I will never return. From the curry to the chips I was horrified. I'm surprised this place is still open

Thank CLEM A
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Lora V
25 October 2017|
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Response from NeelsK10 | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen them shaving it....to be honest.
9 May 2015|
Response from mstrkp | Reviewed this property |
There was no wifi when we were there, but that was almost 2 years ago.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Longmarket Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 461 2458
  • E-mail
Telephone: +27 (0)21 461-2458
Opening hours: Open daily from 11h00 to 21h30.
used to be the Wellington Fruit Growers marktet - cheap good quaity food in City Bowl
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