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Bombay Blue

16 Swapo Rd | Astra Shopping Centre, Durban 4051, South Africa
+27 31 564 7914
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good45%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
16 Swapo Rd | Astra Shopping Centre, Durban 4051, South Africa
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

We were staying nearby, and not having had an Indian meal since our arrival in South Africa, took the chance to try Butterfly Blue. Despite booking a few hours ahead we were told on arrival that we could only sit outside, which was a bit...More

Thank claranda
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Ordered take aways for our guests staying at a near by hotel in Durban North. And they were very satisifed with the take aways.

Thank Lauren_LW
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Had the paneer dish, and hubby had lamb. Meals were so delicious... portions were sufficient... Just made you want to eat more, even if you were full. Owner was present, and made us feel at home an really comfortable. I'm definitely , without a doubt,...More

1  Thank stelectrical
Reviewed 4 September 2017

A friend and I tried this place for the first time and I can safely say that it won't be the last! We ordered masala dosas and masala tea. The dosas were accompanied by 3 dipping sauces, which were great with the meal. I was...More

1  Thank LurveGoodFood
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This is a small Indian restaurant out side eating possible. They serve good Indian food for a nice price.

Thank de-san
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This is a quaint little Indian restaurant serving overall good quality food. I tried the platter consisting of 2 meat curries and 2 veg curries. The butter chicken was great. The prices were a bit steeper than I expected.

Thank Mervyn1308
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Came here for a Wednesday night dinner and overall enjoyed it. Service was friendly and efficient. We ordered one Paneer Chilli Dosa (R68.00), one Palak Paneer (R59.00), one Vegetarian Thali (R85.00), one portion of steamed basmati rice (R12.00), one Mango Lassi (R20.00), and one Masala...More

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We stumbled upon this place and were booked into another place on Tripadvisor with a higher rating and we are so happy that we cancelled the other place for here. We were greeted by a lovely man and the eatery was full of local durban...More

Thank Windfreek
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The food is mind boggling good and so affordable yo are a bit suprised when you get the bill. The service is excellent and the variety on the menu very good. The location is good but the place is not fancy - if that is...More

Thank Kahmiela A
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I wanted a quite bite and this was perfect. There were people enjoying a more lengthy meal... so it was me that was setting the pace not the restaurant. I had the Lamb Madras with Roti. Both were tasty, good sized and well priced. The...More

1  Thank Jemima S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Swapo Rd | Astra Shopping Centre, Durban 4051, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 564 7914
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We serve authentic North Indian and Indo-Asian cuisine
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