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Address: Newtown Cultural Precinct, Johannesburg, South Africa
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+27 11 838 6752
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09:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Throngs of locals and tourists visit this indoor/outdoor complex where over...

Throngs of locals and tourists visit this indoor/outdoor complex where over 350 shopkeepers hawk their wares.

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A clean safe way to spice up your life

I have reviewed this centre before but visited again yesterday. Although not far from the CBD and not in a great area it can be reached by car and is only a 5 minute drive from... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Howard L
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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78 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have reviewed this centre before but visited again yesterday. Although not far from the CBD and not in a great area it can be reached by car and is only a 5 minute drive from the Smit St off ramp of the M1. The Plaza has always been known as the place to buy fabric and clothing but you... More 

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Thank Howard L
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15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Oriental plaza provides visitors with a taste of local indian culture. Expect to be immersed in a buzzing mall that has open arcades on both ends together with a central grand bazar. Please note, majority of the shops close between 12h30 and 13h30 on fridays due to prayers. I suggest avoiding Saturday shopping as the place gets overly crowded. The... More 

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Thank Yusuf T
Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

from food to clothes from shoes to crockery the plaza has it all from a wise selection of thing to choose from ...it a shoppers paradise for all.

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Thank 31beea
Sandton, South Africa
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2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Not a very good place to shop from. Cheap inferior products. Have to check thrice when you are buying something so that you dont get conned.

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Thank Travelinstylexx
Johannesburg, South Africa
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

If you looking for a deal... this is the place to go. Although very busy and crowded, if you looking for almost anything, especially textiles and clothing, this your one stop location. Samoosas and Curries are on offer at many little restaurants...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I visited Oriental Plaza this past weekend with the family to do some shopping and to find a good restaurant to take the family put to lunch. I see golden peacock restaurant and decided to have lunch there. Waiter is friendly outside the restaurant and takes us to our table. Looking at the menu they offer more non Indian cuisine... More 

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Thank Atlantis123456
Moreleta Park
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you didn't fine what you looking for else where you can always find it at the plaza. Great for bargain hunting and negotiating prices. A few great place that serve authentic Indian food.

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Thank rivoniao
Johannesburg, South Africa
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55 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

The oriental Plaza has been around for as long as I can remember and I used to go there with my Mom when she was buying fabrics to make dresses in the day ! A little bit if India in the city ! The food and especially samosas are awesome ! Some bargains, but you have to barter though !... More 

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Thank 61renierp
Johannesburg, South Africa
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35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

I've been there several times, looking for different items. It has appliances, clothing, jewellery, toys, decorations, curtains, etc. almost everything you need including food. It is packed with beautiful quality products. It's a must visit.

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Thank Dwight87
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I am not into Indian stuff that much.For walking in the shop and viewing different stuff it was worth a while.Their stuff is very affordable and l bought a curtain for my mom.She liked it so much.I also bought some spicy takeaways for my siblings.I doubt l will visit again considering my previous experience.Anyway as a visitor in South Africa... More 

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