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Embassy

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Riverwalk mall, Gaborone, Botswana
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Gaborone, Botswana
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For those that appreciate Eastern cuisine, its a place worth checking out. Good service as well is part of them.

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Thank Tirelo L
Gaborone, Botswana
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

long wait for food, not too clean, found a fly in my biryani, staff not very accomodating, waiter/waitress not efficient

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Thank Hoosains
Bratislava
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Uor usual choice in Indian restaurants - tandori chicken was good and soft, "dal" lentils were excellent. Ambiente not that nice, we were sitting outside, almost at the parking lot. But good lunch food.

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Thank Monikey2013
Brest, France
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100 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is located a little bit away from the city centre at a mall called river walk. This place is really easy to find, its next to Bimbos, it's right in front so it's easy to spot. This is an Indian resturant, we tried the butter chicken and the mutton roganjosh, the nun bread was amazing, the food is... More 

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Thank abigailkope
Gaborone, Botswana
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The best Indian food to be found in Southern Africa. Highly recommend all the paneer dishes even if not a vegetarian! Butter chicken can't be beaten. Naan bread with butter or garlic just tastes like more!

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Thank fromwesthaus
Gaborone, Botswana
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Located in the Riverwalk shopping the decor is questionable. Not a crisp clean environment. The staff are friendly but very slow. The kids always love the butter chicken but it took ages to arrive.

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Thank FoodJames
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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73 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

I would prefer to have a quick order, dine, pay and leave. As a single diner who just wants his tummy filled in. But for inviting friends or family is possible only if you wish to go for the cuisine. Place is tiny, offering limited seating options on a pick day. Service is okay and things are someway not the... More 

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Thank Maxitude
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Great tasting Indian food and good value for money. I had the Lamb Korma and it tasted absolutely delicious.

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Thank Yoli G
Gaborone, Botswana
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Embassy is probably one of the of the best if not the best Indian restaurant in Gaborone. Very good food. Love the rotis/nans and my favourite mutton kadai which i have every single time i am there. Staff need to wake up a little more though

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Thank Gbosky
Gaborone
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

There is no copmpetition but this compars to any I have been in London. Owner Manager was at Mogul which wa steh best Indian In botswan befoe Siddiqi the opwner lost the plot!

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Thank Edward H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riverwalk mall, Gaborone, Botswana
  • Location: Africa  >  Botswana  >  South-East District  >  Gaborone

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?