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Coachmans Crossing Centre 144 Peter Road | Peter Place, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
+27 11 706 9826
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Indian food , Kebabs were far batter than expected with hot garlic naan was yumm Very good service 👍.

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Thank KhwajaSaif
Johannesburg, South Africa
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place with friends and their child . The place was very clean, the environment was very nice and relaxing . The staff was very friendly and will to help with all our requests . Loved everything about except that they did not have any baby chairs, apart from that it is a really good place for a quiet... More 

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Thank Phila D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The vegetarian food here is very good. The service and the waiter was excellent. I would go there again.

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Thank Kanchani S
Johannesburg, South Africa
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129 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is generally nice here but nothing more than average... the sauces that the food is made in is very thick and doesn't contain enough authentic Indian flavors. Naan is alright, a bit dry. A safe bet if you crave Indian, just don't expect exceptional traditional Indian food.

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Thank anri_bester
Johannesburg, South Africa
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742 reviews
436 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 285 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Not only is Ghazal a really tired-looking restaurant, with a really boring interior, the food is incredibly poorly presented and tasteless. We were a group of about 15 and had mixed tikka tikka platters for starters and the chicken was incredibly tasteless. Ordered red wine, it was so warm that we asked for a cooler, and had to ask again... More 

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Thank Hooggenoeg
Sandton, South Africa
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We usually go the Ghazal in sunninghill but on 17th Dec Ghazal Sunninghill was fully booked for someone 60th birthday. so we went to Ghazal in Bryanston. We really enjoyed having our dinner at Ghazal Bryanston. The food was very tasty, our white wine was excellent and service was really good.

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Thank Mandana1984
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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334 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Jan 23 dinner: Highest rated restaurant in Johannesburg on Zomato - had to try this one. The restaurant is quite big and the ambience is just right. We were the only Indians and the place was full of local South Africans. So, in my mind, I was a bit skeptical. But my doubts were gone once the food came. The... More 

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Thank Maulin_Parekh
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice food. Great service. Ambience is good. Was in December twice for lunch and once for dinner. Had vegetarian food with some pinotage wine. Helpings are big for one person particularly if one orders roti or naan on top of rice which comes with the curries. Would go there again.

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Thank rameshpuro
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I've been eating at Ghazal for years. The food is always good and the owners always pleased to welcome you. Ghazal is a great place for a romantic dinner. I took my wife frequently when we dated. Now we more often order a take away, or book a table on date night. Will always go back to Ghazal for great... More 

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Thank DionHarvey
Jamshedpur, India
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237 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

We had visited the restaurant again on a weekend evening to give a 2nd try. I am trying to make a comparison between Indian restaurants in and around Sandton & Rivonia based on my visit to these Indian restaurants. When we visited on a weekend evening, the restaurant was empty and most probably we were the only customers at that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coachmans Crossing Centre 144 Peter Road | Peter Place, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 706 9826

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?