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Main Road | Ground Floor, Southern Sun Hotel, Cape Town Central 7945, South Africa
+27 21 674 7186
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (33 reviews)
“naan bread” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Main Road | Ground Floor, Southern Sun Hotel, Cape Town Central 7945, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been dining at Bihari every year since 2010 during our annual visit to SA and always found the food and service first class except our last visit on Christmas Eve 2017. We so disappointed. The prawn curry consisted of dried out prawns which...More

Thank C S
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The seats are torn, no atmosphere and sadly you get no sambles or anything except for rice with the curries. We left after the appertisers, the samosas have only the form but not the taste of what I'm used to. The restaurant is very loud...More

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 30 December 2017

This is our usual regular family celebration restaurant for its awesome food and sometimes good service. On this evening our booking was lost and then recreated. Our waitress however worked like a pro, she was awesome and when I mentioned this to the unduly manager...More

Thank GrantH490
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant specializes in Indian Cuisine. Their main speciality is tandoori chicken. It has a good taste and tender. The other dishes such as Tandoori Prawns, and curriers were interesting and did not disappoint. They are a touchbexpensive but it’s a worthwhile experience. The service...More

Thank abkarolia
Reviewed 7 December 2017

As I had been to this restaurant on a previous visit to Cape Town, and our family of 14 (10 Adults and 4 Children) were wanting to eat at a good Indian restaurant, I recommended Bihari. The food was of excellent quality as experienced previously....More

Thank AntwanZA
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We're not regular Indian foodies, and have a limited repertoire in terms of preferences. No trip to Cape Town is complete however without a visit to Bihari, certainly the best Indian restaurant that we have come across anywhere in South Africa, Food, wine list, comfort,...More

Thank dick0247
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I had never been to this restaurant but I had seen the brilliant reviews ..... it lived up to every rave review. It is simply the best Indian restaurant i have ever been to. The food was authentic and soooo delicious and the portions were...More

Thank Annie W
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Had lunch on Two Occasion and Dinner, ordered vegetarian food as we are vegetarian, good tasty food, good quantity, good service, nice location and ambience and good parking facilities.

Thank 461sv
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We keep going back and it maintains its high standard time and again. Prices have increased nearly 30% since a little more than a month ago so we'll see if the experience is enhanced by as much over future visits.

Thank Neville F
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Excellent curry house, great service and great food. Around the corner from Newlines' cricket stadium

Thank adamF1964
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Ground Floor, Southern Sun Hotel, Cape Town Central 7945, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 674 7186
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