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North Indian Coffee Shop

Cnr Main and Central Road | Fordsburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Terrible0%
3 Jul 2015
“Food is good, but not much options on the coffee....”
1 Apr 2015
“Best Indian In Fordsburg”
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Cnr Main and Central Road | Fordsburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

Visited here the other evening for a quick meeting with some business associates. Some ordered meals, lamb biryani and chicken Tikka I think, not at all disappointed! The bit that upset me was there was no hot chocolate. The others opted for masala tea and...More

Thank AzTee
Reviewed 1 April 2015

We had some out of town consultants (one from Cape Town and the other from London) looking for a good Indian curry. My colleague and I decided to venture down the road into fordsburg and we ended up at the Indian Coffee Shop. We ordered...More

Thank Vishal M
Reviewed 28 December 2014

We keep returning to this Indian Restaurant as the food is fantastic. Not great on atmosphere but what the hell you are here to eat a meal. Great food and value for money. We will be back again as this little restaurant never lets us...More

Thank wearnek
Reviewed 19 November 2014

This is the first time I ventured into a coffee shop in Fordsburg, but boy was i amazed! Excellent food, service and ambience. It's not fancy but the owner created such a unique experience letting me taste and try new biscuits and sweetmeats. Like nothing...More

Thank Halona2014
Reviewed 5 November 2014

I have visited this restaurant on a number of occasions. The quality of food remains authentic and most enjoyable, full of true Indian spice. If you please try a hot curry , it will not disappoint. The big issue with this place is that is...More

Thank EONJoburg
Reviewed 1 October 2014

I have eaten at Indian Coffee House a few times & have experienced the same delightful culinary experience on each occasion. They offer good value for authentic Indian food. Their Khadai is particularly good. Only downside is that the restaurant is located in Fordsburg, which...More

Thank NMTravel01
Reviewed 13 April 2014

Every time we eat at this restaurant we are served top class, tasty Indian food. The staff go out of their way to meet your expectations. Every time we eat here we order take away to eat at home the next night. Excellent value for...More

Thank wearnek
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Ate at this Indian restaurant for the 3rd time during December. As with the 2 previous occassions the food was excellent. It is nice to find a restaurant that you want to return to again and again. The food is so good that on all...More

Thank wearnek
Reviewed 2 September 2013

We had a wonder full spicy, value for money meal. The food is traditional and good quality. Generous portions are served. Be patient as the service is slow. Clearly kitchen constraints. A easy comfortable traditional setting . We will be back.

Thank EONJoburg
Reviewed 27 January 2013

Not sure why this restaurant in called a coffee shop. The atmosphere is very pleasant and the food is fantastic. For the not so brave they offer the Indian dishes in mild. Just tell your waiter whether you want it mild, medium or hot. The...More

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  • Address: Cnr Main and Central Road | Fordsburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
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