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Tandoor Kitchen

319 Bulwer Street, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
+27 33 342 8853
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (32 reviews)
“curry” (20 reviews)
“naan” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
319 Bulwer Street, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

To start with, their lemon pickle is delicious and the Tikka Paneer starter alone is worth a visit to this little gem tucked away behind Merchiston School in PMB! Their mains are generous and totally authentic in flavour, but it has to be said that...More

Thank Carmen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I use this restaurant regularly and believe its the best in PMB. The staff are fantastic the food is very well priced and the menu is great

Thank _priceco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This outlet is not in the most obvious of locations, but I suppose gold is normally mined underground. In my books their food is authentic. The old man (not sure whether he owns the place or works there) who shares interesting stories. But it is...More

Thank ntokozod2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tandoor has a very good menu with a wide selection of various starters, mains and desserts. We had delicious vegetable samoosas for starters . Our mains were extremely generous potions. The butter naan they make is delicious. Their butter chicken is delicious as is the...More

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Epic north Indian cuisine deliciously prepared to nourish and keep you coming back for more. My faves at Tandoor is the uncle with the turban, always warm and welcoming. Then the paneer pakora for starters with the mint sauce, sweet n sour sauce and lime...More

Thank delaine c
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Lovely ambiance. Food is authentic punjabi quisine. all items made in house. good value for money. good service

1  Thank Dijen S
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The curries are simply the best. My favourite: the dahl makhni. When you see locals eating here every day of the week you know this place is good.

1  Thank janetT8816IQ
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We love Tandoor! I haven’t been here in quite some time since having a baby but we went with friends recently for a farewell dinner. Tandoor never fails to impress with their food! The ambience leaves a little to be desired: the lighting it quite...More

1  Thank Kirsten T
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Service was good, a bit pricy compared to other similar restaurants. I enjoyed the food, it was very different to the usual chicken tikka, as this was prepared in a clay oven. My partner did not quite like the taste, so I guess its up...More

Thank natashacD3281NO
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

On a friend’s recommendation we were warmly welcomed and served with delicious aromatic food all round. I had the lamb curry, and garlic naan . Bloody fantastic. Others also very happy. Service and ambiance were both good.

Thank aussiesJandP
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10 February 2017|
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Response from Ady w | Reviewed this property |
not sure.. but awesome and clean
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Bulwer Street, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Pietermaritzburg
  • Phone Number: +27 33 342 8853
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