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Amaravathi Palki

225 Musgrave Rd | Tinsley House Building, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 201 0019
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“dosa” (9 reviews)
“butter chicken” (10 reviews)
“vindaloo” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
225 Musgrave Rd | Tinsley House Building, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the real deal with South Indian food. I was attending a conference in Durban and the local folks told me about Palki. It was everything and some more. Go for the south Indian dishes. The crab chettinad is a delight. Mind you, it...More

Thank The_Nomadic_Doctor
Mari G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir Thank you for the superb review and excellent rating. We sincerely appreciate your comments

Reviewed 1 week ago

We used this new venue for take aways. Their services was prompt. The food was delicious. The portions huge , one is plenty for at least two people! Excellent.

Thank Peter F
Mari G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir Thank you for your lovely comments

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never before did I go to an Indian restaurant and experienced what I had at Palki. The menu seemed overwhelming at first. But that's only because I had never been in a traditional Indian restaurant. I would give the highest mark to the food. It...More

Thank Dimension1986
Mari G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir Thank you for the superb review and outstanding rating! Welcome to the Palki family

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Palki's , a huge Brand emanating from Delhi , and until recently only available in Musgrave Rd , is now open in Lighthouse Rd , Umhlanga . Not yet licensed , with no corkage charge , it is a marvelous opportunity to experience easily the...More

Thank GK j
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear GKj Many thanks for the fabulous review and rating - much appreciated

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Rated by cuisine, Palki is one of Durban's outstanding Eastern restaurants, The meat and vegetarian platters are a wonderful starter option - offering a generous selection of tasty delights to tantalise the taste buds ahead of the mains - which are equally awesome. The garlic...More

Thank GlenwoodDurban
Mari G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Good day Sincerest apologies about the WiFi passeord, thank you for your patronage and review

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We had dinner at Palki 2 days ago and were extremely disappointed. Firstly the host/waiter was rude, condescending and unwilling to explain anything. Secondly I ordered a Thali.... What a severe disappointment. I got 2 mediocre currys a lot of rice and a roti.?.? Where...More

Thank Shealou
Mari G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Dear Shealou I will attend to your complaint personally. Please call me on 0723308248. Regards Mari Govender Director

Reviewed 21 June 2018

Palki's is the real deal when it comes to Indian food. You can look forward to great personal service. Excellent food. Generous portions. Extensive menu. Very affordable prices. Relaxed atmosphere. It never fails to deliver as the destination restaurant for a great Indian food experience....More

Thank rosb245
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear Ros Many thanks for your superb review which we sincerely appreciate. look forward to seeing you again at Palki.

Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

A group of us (friends) went to Palki for supper last night (visiting Durban from Cape Town), all craving a good authentic Durban curry. Palki did not disappoint!!!! The meal was sensational!! All of our dishes were absolutely sublime!!!! Highly recommend!

Thank capetownbrige
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Good day Thank you so much for such an awesome review, we sincerely appreciate the time you have taken to do this.

Reviewed 12 June 2018

My husband and I went for supper and loved the food, we have been back many times.- butter chicken our favorite ! Ravi is always friendly and willing to assist with advise on which "other" dish to choose. Great restaurant for the family as well.

Thank IlzeMoller
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear Ilze Thank you for the wonderful comments which we sincerely appreciate.

Reviewed 17 May 2018

We visited this restaurant based on a friend's tip. We were definitely not disappointed. For starters, the manager recommended the mushroom Manchurian. We were skeptical but he promised if we did not like it we did not have to pay for it. Short story, it...More

Thank shamon l
Marimuthoo G, Owner at Amaravathi Palki, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear Shamon Many thanks for your lovely review which we sincerely appreciate.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Musgrave Rd | Tinsley House Building, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 201 0019
  • E-mail
Description
Authentic Indian Cuisine - 21 years of excellence! Durban’s No1 authentic Indian Restaurant bringing the Taste of India to South Africa. Family restaurant
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