Gauteng Country Traditional Restaurants

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Almaka in Fordsburg


Fordsburg Indian restaurant in Fordsburg

This simple Indian restaurant serves food that is anything but. Steak roti rolls, kebab roti rolls, typically South African bunny chows and a mouthwatering mushroom and paneer curry are just some of the amazingly authentic dishes on offer. Try the potato and cheese paratha and the signature dish, the Al Makka Special Beef, soft, torn meat in curry. No alcohol is served but a great selection of non-alcoholic drinks are offered. The restaurant offers a take-away service as well.

Bombay Blues in Rosebank

Bombay Blues

Rosebank Indian restaurant in Rosebank

Explore the rich culture of India through aromatic and exotic cuisine at Bombay Blues. Specialising in superb North Indian cuisine, Bombay Blues treats food as more than mere sustenance. Food at this popular Rosebank restaurant is perceived as an expression of a connection to others, a means to strengthen bonds and what better way than in inspiring surroundings and with delicious dishes and friendly staff. The menu boasts the best of North Indian curries, tandoori dishes and breads. Try the masala tea after your meal as you relax in the tranquil ambiance of Bombay Blues. A good selection of wines is also available to choose from. Experience glorious Indian culture at Bombay Blues.

Classic Indian in Fourways

Classic Indian

Fourways Indian restaurant in Fourways

The Classic Indian offers delicious North Indian and South Indian cuisine, freshly prepared by a their Executive Chef from India. A large variety of wines are on offer to complement any dish on the menu. Apart from the aromas, spices and just delicious dishes flying out of the kitchen, you will find a warm, bustling yet relaxed atmosphere in true Indian style.

Curry Leaf Indian Cuisine in Northmead

Curry Leaf Indian Cuisine

Northmead Indian restaurant in Northmead

Traditional home cooked Indian food.

Geet Indian Restaurant in Brooklyn

Geet Indian Restaurant

Brooklyn Indian restaurant in Brooklyn

A sleek, sexy vibrant city Restaurant, Geet in Brooklyn showcases the newest culinary fashion statement. Diverse and flavorful, the Indian cuisine demands a mastered art of the right assortment of spices for each delicacy.Unique and authentic, the culinary selection at Geet is reminiscent of the food from the Northern terrains and its royal inflections. Gourmet food of the Moghul era with its intricate Masala’s and elaborate preparations is a discerning diner’s delight. North Indian cuisine fare is a definite gateway to India’s rich culinary heritage.Geet Lounge & Restaurant has infused a breath of fresh air into the culinary scene in Tshwane. The menu is a fantastic combination of tastes, colors and fragrances that blend the flavors of India with the foods of a global Diaspora. Whether you are in the mood to lounge in comfort with a few friends and refreshing cocktails or to embark on an epicurean journey through the Indian Diaspora, Geet Moghul Lounge is the place for you!

JJ's Place in Johannesburg

JJ's Place

Johannesburg Indian restaurant in Johannesburg

Boasting traditional Italian meals and a decadent curries infused from the styles and flavours of Durban style curries, diners enjoy a myriad of flavours and culinary creations. Savour the signature dish - Lamb curry, cooked on the bone with a selection of hot, medium or mild curry, served with rice, pickles, papadoum and salad. JJ’s is great for relaxed lunch occasions and dinners, easily located in Beacon Isle, Johannesburg.

Kapitan's in Johannesburg


Johannesburg Indian restaurant in Johannesburg

This unpretentious restaurant serves up authentic Indian curries that deliver in both taste and portion size. The restaurant is known as Johannesburg's oldest and have been serving delicious Indian cuisine to the public for over 57 years. Experience the true taste of India in a colourful, rustic setting.

Little Durban Food and Spices in Brooklyn

Little Durban Food and Spices

Brooklyn Indian restaurant in Brooklyn

Set in the tranquil suburb of Brooklyn, with indoor and outdoor seating available, diners can immerse the palate in authentic Indian food filled with flavour and colour. The menu embraces all that is Indian, from delectable curries to breyanis, rotis, rolls and shwarmas to the fabulous bunny chows. Bunny chows come in an assortment of lamb, chicken, and vegetable choices and promise a strong Durban Indian influence. Alongside typical meat dishes, vegetarians are always taken care of with a wide range of vegetarian dishes. For those not into Indian food, opt for the grills specialties.

Mumbai Brasserie in Johannesburg

Mumbai Brasserie

Johannesburg Indian restaurant in Johannesburg

Mumbai Brasserie fills the senses with fragrant dishes and spices created with care and culinary expertise. Chefs hail from Mumbai and bring with them the experience and skill to seduce diners with specialised North Indian cuisine. Decadently prepared dishes ranging from the very soft and succulent chicken, fish and lamb to the more extravagant and delicate dishes such as fresh springbok, ostrich and duck, made in the Tandoor oven infuse the palate. Try the tender Lamb Korma, succulent pieces of lamb, slow cooked with traditional spices in a cashew nut sauce with a glass of well partnered wine and authentic ambiance at Mumbai Brasserie in Northriding.

Namaskar Restaurant in Colbyn

Namaskar Restaurant

Colbyn Indian restaurant in Colbyn

Traditional exotic flavours of North and South Indian cuisine reflect authentic fragrant tastes attained by using a simple blend of hand grinded spices cooked in a traditional charcoal clay oven. Namaskar is derived from the Sanskrit language and means ‘I bow to you’. Upon arrival, diners are bowed to and welcomed with an open heart then seated and transported to the flavours of India. The menu brims with exotic flavours and boasts a variety of soups, appetizers, curries, breads, dosai and sweet treat from North and South India. Meat dishes are succulent and tender, prepared in the Tandoor, and the aromas wet the appetite with delicious flavours. Namaskar is an up market and authentic temple of culinary excellence.

Pride of India in Groenkloof

Pride of India

Groenkloof Indian restaurant in Groenkloof

Pride of India pampers with exotic flavours from India using subtly spiced flavours and cooking techniques passed down from generations. The menu is all about delicious North Indian cuisine, served in a variety of dishes from seafood, poultry and vegetarian. Try fragrant fish dishes like an aromatic curry cooked in a coconut sauce prepared the Goanese way, or de-shelled prawns sizzled in Indian herbs and spices. Succulent chicken melts in the mouth, cooked in a rich cashew nut sauce, and the tender lamb chops basked in ginger, garlic and tandoori spices is worth a try. Vegetarians are well catered for with an extensive range of dishes such as lentil served with cubes of Indian cottage cheese and dry fruit, marinated in a mild spice or a paneer tikka on a skewer with green peppers, onions, basted with tandoori spices. Dine in decadent elegance at Pride of India in Groenkloof.

Saffron Indian Restaurant  in Johannesburg and surrounds

Saffron Indian Restaurant

Johannesburg and surrounds Indian restaurant in Johannesburg and surrounds

Saffron Indian Restaurant entices with mysterious and aromatic delights. The décor sets the stage for a traditional dining experience in a warm and soothing ambiance that captures the essence of North Indian cuisine. The varied menu offers a harmony of flavours ranging from traditional to authentic dishes. Enjoy delights such as curries, biryanis, vindaloo, madras, kormas accompanied by traditional breads such as buttery naan to mop up all the juices. The Chef’s recommendations such as the Tandoori Chicken, marinated overnight in traditional spices and gradually cooked in a Tandoori oven is a must try. Saffron Indian Restaurant offers diners an authentic dining experience, a chance to discover the colourful and aromatic creations of India, complete with the aroma of exotic spices, incense and exotic artwork.

Sitar in Cresta


Cresta Indian restaurant in Cresta

Inspired dishes from North and South India grace the menu and wet the appetite with and infusion of spices lingering through the air. Skilful chefs prepare perfectly balanced dishes that brim with exotic taste and aromatic flair. Sit down and enjoy an Indian dining affair with the likes of a 3 course dinner for a truly festive dining experience. Sitar hits the spot perfectly, when nothing other than Indian will do.

Something Country in Muldersdrift

Something Country

Muldersdrift Country restaurant in Muldersdrift

Country-style décor, an elegant and stylish yet a laid-back and relaxed feel and service that makes you feel at home straight away is what you will find here. Something Country is just a short drive from Johannesburg, but will make you feel like you've stepped into a different world. Bring the whole family to enjoy country-style cuisine that will satisfy even the most ravenous among diners.

Spiceburg in Greenside


Greenside Indian restaurant in Greenside

Exuding a cool modern interior and décor reminiscent of the spice laden markets of India, Spiceburg invites diners to enjoy mouth watering cuisine in a trendy and bustling atmosphere. Using only the finest spices, local and imported to achieve authentic taste sensations, diners soak up exotic temptations from the menu. Whether dining North or South, the menu captures the essence of Indian tradition. For a South Indian starter, try the vegetarian sambar vadai, consisting of lentil fritters soaked in sambar. Mains delights with a mixture of vegetables and seafood with the vegetarian avial or the kerala style melange of vegetables smothered in yoghurt, green chilli, cumin and coconut milk. Popular fish dishes such as the Kerala Fish Roast Masala - a whole pomfret fish roasted with a mild masala. North Indian dishes include the chicken wings marinated in chilli, ginger and garlic for starters. Chicken Tikka Masala for mains or the Kashmiri spicy specialty Lamb Rogan Josh infused with red chilli and herbs. Spiceburg satisfies with mouth watering and authentic Indian dishes in a cool modern setting in the trendy suburb of Greenside.

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