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Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine

167 Long Street | Cbd, Cape Town 7405, South Africa
+27 21 424 6772
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
167 Long Street | Cbd, Cape Town 7405, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our excellent host Riyaz guided us through the menu, staff were attentive and food outstanding. You can buy wine by the glass, do try the Coconut Mint Breeze drink as well. For starters we had Sev puri chicken, aloo bomb and aloo tikki, all so...More

1  Thank KNEES13
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tonight we ate at Masla Dosa for the first time and the experience left us indecisive as to whether we will return (we live 200m from your restaurant). We ordered wine and had to remind the waitress as we were finishing our starters to bring...More

Thank Grt C
MasalaDosaCT, Owner at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I've seen your review and I'm really sorry to hear that was your experience. I'll take up all those matters with the staff right away. Please do come back and try us again - that's certainly not the way we're usually perceived, so I hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are craving an authentic Indian meal, South Indian dosa or a North Indian curry, masala dosa is the place to go to in Cape Town. Simple and elegant, the restaurant offers a good ambience in the heart of the city on long street....More

Thank rishabht2017
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, we really appreciate this review.

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Our favourite indian food, try the Thali for a bit of everything. Everything on the menu is good and the staff are super friendly . You won't be disappointed.

Thank jonathan L
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this warm review. We're glad to have you as a customer.

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I was privileged to try the first edition of the refreshing coconut mint breeze, the latest addition to the menu at this wonderful place which is now gearing up for summer. As you take the first sip, the flavors and freshness burst in to your...More

1  Thank Rejiomusic
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Without any pretentious, this is what we wanted. Good quality at a good price. Surprisingly better that we anticipated.

Thank Susanhilary1313
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We're not sure why you anticipated less, but happy to have exceeded expectations.

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Had veg thali and masala dosa. Food is good , lots of veg choices , medium size portions. A bit expensive but given cape town primary touristy location its ok.

Thank GlobalNomadUN
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you for your review. We wish we could charge Indian prices for our food, but it's not possible, unfortunately! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Always on the lookout for a much sought-after dose of dosa in SA, I was delighted to finally get to try out this delightful restaurant in the vibrant Long Street of Cape Town on a Saturday night out with friends. The opening hours being 5-10pm...More

Thank Maresa G
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you so much! And please note that we're now open from 12 noon to 10.30 pm or later (have been operating these hours since November last year), so drop by for lunch next time if that suits you better. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Must visit if you want to eat Indian cuisine that isn't a typical "Durban curry". The food was very fresh, lots of new tastes and flavours. The host Angelo made the experience what it was and the service was great. Food came out in 10...More

Thank Joshua T
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you! If you were visiting us for the first time, we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 27 June 2017

Very poor service and lack cleanliness. We were sick after eating there. Too expensive and not worth the price . Location is not so good to go out at night.More

Thank fortune2010
MasalaDosaCT, Owner at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

I'm very sorry to hear you received poor service at our restaurant. I'll look into that and try to improve things. However, I can assure you that the place is kept scrupulously clean. It's also very unlikely you got sick from our food, as the...More

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Response from Vinod B | Reviewed this property |
20 rand by taxi and not much expensive, not more then 30 to 40 rand per head
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 Long Street | Cbd, Cape Town 7405, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 6772
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