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3 Park Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 286 2110
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (34 reviews)
“bon bons” (6 reviews)
“fried spinach” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3 Park Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such amazing food, we got the veggie option and every plate that came out left us speechless. We also swapped one plate for the fish tacos which was nice they let you do that. It is A LOT of food for 2 people so definitely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bballa709
Reviewed 5 days ago

fantastic food and cocktails. we opened with the one with gin and rose petal - with egg white. great start. got better when the food arrived. whilst you cant chose from the menu the range of foods is amazing. starter was huge and glad I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mars2512
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the pescatarian sharing menu for two. Very generous amount of food so go there hungry. Best fish tacos ever. We sat in the courtyard which was much quieter than inside. The place was packed. You either have to go early - like no...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank STH2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for lunch. Quite a variety of many foods on four platters. All very tasty and good. Waitsatf was pleasant and the decor was perfect for the theme.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tc917
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fiancé and I visited here in July literally just after I had proposed to her in a Cape Town. It was supposed to be a special dinner until we saw a MASSIVE RAT WITH A MASSIVE TAIL in the courtyard. When we told members...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DillonLN
Candicepa, Owner at Thali, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Morning Dillon, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience at Thali. Please know that we do take your complaint very seriously and that hygiene and sanitation is a big priority for us. Both Thali and the hotel use the same...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thali blew us away. My wife and I decided to have dinner at thali after loving their sister restaurant .. chefs warehouse ( which is amazing). So our expectations were high. I am pleased to say. It was as good if not better. The flavors,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank aryn101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

FOOD One of the things I admire most about India and their cuisine is the abundance of vegetarian options (I think it's 30-40% of the population), so I was thrilled to see a fully vegetarian (and vegan) menu option available. The set menu is R700...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Ambel_Barnard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

That's what I call a hidden gem. New Indian cuisine at its best. You just sit there and enjoy what they bring to your table. No problems with ordering or choosing just take it, you will love it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Reli61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thali is regarded as one of the top Indian restaurants in Cape Town. Being an Indian myself, I initially was not too keen, but my colleagues however keen. And was I pleasantly surprised. Thali has a set menu and also caters for vegetarian and vegan....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ravesh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't say that Indian food was the top of our to-do list for South Africa but am so glad we ate here. Everything on the set menu was delicious, but my stand out favourites were the spinach bhaji and oxtail bunny chow. Some really...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pom1972
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Questions & Answers
Hasti D
1 August 2018|
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Response from Candicepa | Property representative |
Hi Hasti, Our Thali for 2 is R700 and is made up of 8 dishes served in four courses. Regards Candice
30 August 2017|
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Response from Candicepa | Property representative |
Hi Nakkiran, Yes! We have a full vegetarian and vegan menu. Regards Candice
10 February 2017|
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Response from Candicepa | Property representative |
Hi, There is street parking and the Lifestyle Centre right next door has three levels of undercover parking. Regards Thali
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Park Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 286 2110
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