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Red Chilli Spice

345 Jan Smuts Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 82 727 7798
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
345 Jan Smuts Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us had dinner at Red Chilli Spice tonight. There were about 10 other people in the cavernous space, very depressing. We had a range of dishes, from dhal to potato and cauliflower curry and tikkas. My chicken tikka was tasteless and the plate...More

Thank Hooggenoeg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good Norh Indian Cuisine. Quiet, Cosy and good service. Wine selection could be updated but on the whole a local Favourite.

Thank Jesse_Hamman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant was empty , early Sunday dinner Service was good Food was not bad One thing I must mention in whole of Gauteng and Pretoria this is the only place I found that makes gulab jamun close to my home made five star for that....More

Thank RParbhoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a second visit to Red Chilli Spice which is located on the upper for of the Colony Centre in Jan Smuts Avenue. The decor is fairly plain and functional, but very quiet this Wednesday evening. The menu is fairly extensive, with a great...More

Thank Les P
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Great well prepared tasty food served with a friendly waitress. Good starters and main courses. We had great lamb korma and prawn vindaloo. Good service and so recommended.

Thank William G
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

had a fantastic vegetarian meal. food was really good. highly recommend the pepper cauliflower. also great breads.

Thank Gerald N
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We went with close family friends to dine at this so called "INDIAN RESTAURANT" The place was deserted as only 2 tables were occupied out of 50-60. The service was pathetic, had to send kids to call the waiters. The manager was probably hiding in...More

Thank hardie_singh
Reviewed December 26, 2017

just a background, we are living in Sandton for two months now, and everyday go out for lunch/dinner to indian restaurant. usually we stick to usual ones, but this time we thought to trying something new.. so we decided to make a visit there. Place...More

1  Thank Sarvagya J
Reviewed December 3, 2017

My wife and I are in Jo'berg for a couple of days, and visiting some friends. They recommended Red Chili Spice, and so glad we went! We ordered the Butter Chicken dish and the Lamb Korma. I highly recommend both. We also very much enjoyed...More

Thank andylifesong
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We found Red Chilli Spice by accident as it is rather hidden away upstairs at The Colony Centre. The food is very good, tasty and ample portions with a good variety to suit all tastes. The decor is pleasing and the restaurant spacious. Best of...More

Thank Mickie J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Jan Smuts Avenue | Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 82 727 7798
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Red Chilli Spice offers customers a variety of authentic Indian dishes in a contemporary and causal setting. Aiming to be a local favourite by creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere. We cater for all our customers to ensure that both their meal and service are kept to the highest standards.
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