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Bukhara Stellenbosch

Bird & Dorp Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
+27 21 882 9133
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (18 reviews)
“curry” (29 reviews)
“naan” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Bird & Dorp Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A celebratory dinner at this iconic restaurant was everything we expected! The decor is quite simple, but the food is definitely not! As a group of six, we ordered a lamb, a fish, a chicken and a vegetable main, with dhal, rice and wonderful garlic...More

Thank BevyAbr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the food so much we went back the following night.the staff are very friendly and the service is very good.the starters of prawns on skewers we gorgeous so tasty but everything was delicious,we just shared a rice dish which was ample

Thank Sandie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very Indian styled restaurant, poor on ornament and decoration. But if you enjoy indian, hot stuff - they make it. The food was very good, - lambchops, Tika M. Curry. But you got to enjoy hot, hot it was. But followed With a a...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Limited menu but the quality really makes up for it. The best Rogan Josh I,be ever had. Knocks UK Indians into a cocked hat. Lovely setting in town just around the corner from hotels. It’s a must visit for curry Overs

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Nice selection of Indian dishes, with breads being particularly good. Would not bother with rice here! Tasty food and friendly staff.

Thank Peter_guest
Craig K, Manager at Bukhara Stellenbosch, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide feed back.

Reviewed 17 October 2017

This is not an every day place; only reserved for special occasions. Yes, as the other reviews suggest, it is pricey, but we feel that you get what you pay for. The dishes are made to order with fresh herbs and spices, fresh bread and...More

Thank FoodieCPT01
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Although the restaurant moves in the more expensive spectrum of stellenbosch restaurants, if you have time, it is totally worth it to go. I have been a few times now and am always surprised of the variety of food the restaurant offers as well as...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Felt like Indian food and decided to dine at Bukhara (limited options for Indian food in Stellenbosch). Food was excellent but way overpriced compared to many other eateries in the area. Also had to walk around the block to get cash to pay as the...More

Thank PraveenDwarika
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The Bukhara was recommended to us by my sister in law so given that there is a shortage of good Indian restaurants where we live in Gordan's Bay, we took the extra drive out to try it. I It was a cold and wet miserable...More

Thank Chrisgimson
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I really love Bukhara! The food is really great. It's lovely to go as a couple for a really romantic evening or with a couple of friends. If going with a couple of friends, choose a few different curries so that you can share and...More

Thank Maria V
Haiku_Management, Owner at Bukhara Stellenbosch, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Stellar review and rating! Thank you for your kind words, come back to visit again so we may once more amaze you!

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Response from Craig K | Property representative |
yes Bukhara cape town open every day for lunch from 12pm to 15:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bird & Dorp Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 882 9133
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