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Dosa Hut

48 Central Road, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
+27 11 492 1456
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good49%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“dosas” (10 reviews)
“paneer” (6 reviews)
“pani puri” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
48 Central Road, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just had a takeway tonight.Quick service good tasty meals very close to Plaza.Large space inside .Clean and busy place

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kvolkova
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to Dosa Hut was for our friends from Ireland to experience a lunch that is different from what they are used to. We ordered the Dosa vegetable tray, and when we looked at them we thought we ordered too much but it quickly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank abkarolia
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Our second time there with friends who have been going there for many years. Great food - order a mix for everyone to share, but newcomers has to start off with one of their Dosas. We enjoy Fordsburg as it is off-the-beaten track and reminds...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LBdiscoveries
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

This unassuming restaurant is in Fordsburg. This is the second time we have eaten this month. We tried their Marsala Dosa and chicken chilly dry. Our dishes were delectable. Makes waiting in the queue well worth it. The service was top notch. For the price,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Africanchill
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Approaching restaurant can be frightening due to surrounding and location where it is but if you are used to such setting then it should be fine n more so once you eat a good dosa. Food was fresh, mildly spicy n with flavour so highly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank NiteshP218
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Service was pretty standard, waitress could not explain the food properly and chef was not available too. However food was fantastic, more than met expectations and this would be a guaranteed repeat. The paneer thali was divine, Gobi 65 was excellent and we tried a...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Jeffster89
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Visiting Fordsburg with family and stopped in for authentic Indian food. What an amazing experience. The staff were so friendly and helpful. Since there were seven of us, we were able to try so many things. The potato dosa was amazing - very impressive when...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank astaller
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Not for the faint hearted. Really spicy but really good Indian food. Very rich and tasty. And I big variety of options on the menu.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lorraine J
Reviewed June 26, 2018

If you never experienced Indian food and you want a taste of culture at its best I recommend you visit Dosa Hut in Jhb. Food is priced relatively average and taste great.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Nix N
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is in the old Fordsburg area at the edge of West Johannesburg. The food is good. The vegetarian Dosa platter is a must. Their tandoori chicken is excellent and so is their mutton and chicken curries. Their butter and garlic breads (Roti) are...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank abkarolia
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Central Road, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 492 1456
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