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The Raj Indian Cuisine

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Johannesburg International Airport Fast Food Outlet, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 390 2122
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San Mateo
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187 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The Raj - Golden Reef Small portion Restaurant Really? The portions are so small that it is an insult. Naan- so chewy and thin. Since when are naan paper thin? Bogus. Palak paneer - good taste and well balanced. Shahi chicken Korma - totally pathetic. No flavor. Dahl gohst - OK but nothing to boast about. Dahl Makhani - OK... More 

Thank Fulldistance
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This restaurant has multiple locations in J'burg, excellent Indian food, good variety. Punjabi food was excellent.

Thank Balvant P
Cape Town, South Africa
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2015

I used to frequent this takeaway regularly but it deteriorated to the point that I no longer even try their food. A pity because it was really good at one stage. Now the curries consist of bones and little else...

Thank Ralph S
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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185 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

they do provide a variety on buffet, a full Indian meal. taste wise lacked the Indian spiciness,(can understand the locals not used to much spice) will get good vegetarian options here.

Thank jimit63
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102 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

This is the only indian restaurant there in emperors palace, next to peermount Metcourt suites. The food is quite average and not very fresh. There is also a scope for the variety as far as the Buffet goes.

Thank ashwanikx36
Vadodara, India
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155 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We went for dinner along with other friends and wanted to eat at Raj . Good preparation for Indian food . Though over priced . Service was quick

Thank Alok10
Ahmedabad, India
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2015

It’s a nice place for relaxation for Indian meal lovers. Restaurant having nice ambiance and authentic India meal. I use to visit very frequently. Dal makhani and garlic nan was one of my favorite dish. Nice service and very hygienic place. I had four good-sized onion bhaji - and main with a side and rice or nan.A very generous chiken... More 

Thank vivek71
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Very good food, closeby to many tourist places, good service. We reached johanneshburg and was happy to find required food next to our hotel in midrand & suncity.

Thank Dipesh11
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Brilliant, very good food. Our guesthouse ordered takeaway's for us and there was no skimping on the good stuff. Awesome

Thank PetriLab
Montevideo, Uruguay
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360 reviews
290 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Their choices are delicious and I liked the service. It is a restaurant located in a mall but you feel like a restaurant of high level.

Thank Albert L

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Johannesburg International Airport Fast Food Outlet, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 390 2122

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