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Bukhara Sandton

163 5th Street | Hotel Michelangelo, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 883 5555
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“curry” (17 reviews)
“dal makhani” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
163 5th Street | Hotel Michelangelo, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good masala tea available for Indians looking for authentic taste. Food fresh and yummy, especially the chicken tikkas.

Thank Tripti C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is ideally situated near the Michelangelo Hotel reception in Sandton, Johannesburg. Food was good but the choice was limited unlike the other Bukhara restaurant we dined in at Cape Town. Nevertheless you will not be disappointed. Munir D.

Thank Munir D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel all over the world with my job and wherever I go I inevitably end up in an Indian restaurant. Every trip to Sandton I have to come to Bukhara at least once, often twice! The Tandoori prawns are incredible! If you love Indian...More

Thank Gecko129
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service and excellent food.Convenient parking in Nelson Mandela Square. Quiet atmosphere, Good for conversation. Adequate wine list. The fresh naan is delicious as are the tandoori dishes

Thank smithdls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try this place because my dad absolutely loves Indian food. It's in a great location, especially if you're staying at The Michelangelo or Davinci hotels. The food was amazing and definitely lived up to our expectations. The atmosphere was okay and the...More

Thank Mwansa L
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The food is fair, but the service leaves much to be desired. The prices are high and the portions have been halved. This used to be the Indian Curry restaurant to aspire to get to eat at. Well now I am totally dissapointed with the...More

Thank Spiro Z
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Our first visit to Bukhara was a month or two after its Cape Town opening, nearly twenty five years ago. That meal remains, by far, the finest Indian food we have ever had the privilege of eating. During our regular visits to South Africa over...More

Thank TILIS2013
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

ok food but not mind blowing.naan bread was good and so was chilli chicken kebab.prefer the food in cape town though.

Thank Anima N
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The overall ambiance and service of the restaurant is excellent. The food especially, Indian food is amazing. One of the best I have tasted outside India.

Thank pckale
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This use to be my families favourite Indian restaurant in the world. But then, Alas, chefs came and went and it became quite poor. On a trial visit things seem to be looking up and it was a lot better. Still not as good as...More

Thank vmelleney
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 5th Street | Hotel Michelangelo, Sandton 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 883 5555
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