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The Atlantic Express

1B Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 439 3038
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“masala” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1B Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Waiting area outside for seating! When we eventuallly were seated, it was a tight squeeze for four of us! in a replica railway carriage. Although the food was worth it.

Thank Kimbrum1
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Menu with good variety of items, and fantastic Indian meals. Food quality is excellent with great service and personal attention. A worthwhile visit for great food.

Thank joey807
Reviewed 5 December 2017

If I was walking past this place I can honestly say I would not be going inside. But when you look inside it is always busy? A few friends of mine went there and enjoyed it so I said lets give it a chance. Let...More

Thank Kazzakhan786
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

For an out of the ordinary experience this will be something to try. Dining in a train carriage in the middle of town. Was a good experience

Thank Kaminie
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Small indian restaurant in an old nice train in sea point Hallal food fast service nice foodsaver different kinds of food May be there was only 8 Tables 10 minutes walk from the beach مطعم هندي حلال على شكل قطار قديم والكراسي من الداخل مقاعد...More

Thank Umaboody
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Some 35 years ago, I used to attend training in Sea Point and used to pass this Restaurant housed in a train carriage. I always wondered and this past weekend, the wondering ceased when I took my girls for a treat. They were excited that...More

Thank hoosainnarker
Reviewed 30 August 2017

My kids joined my husband and I for his birthday lunch at this restaurant. We ordered grilled seafood and meat platters. Food was excellent and service over the top. The owner was there and gave us a detailed background of the establishment while we waited....More

Thank Nazlie D
Reviewed 27 August 2017

If you never had the experience of dinning on the Blue Train or the Euro-Star then this is it, just that you are not on the move and the food is excellent! We had the Sea-Food Platter for two people sharing! But there is only...More

Thank Vernon W
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent and tasteful, freshly prepared and real value for money, had a seafood platter on a halaal restaurant in an old train coach was just too good to be true...liked the food, setup and will surely return

Thank GarySib
Reviewed 30 May 2017

When one walks past the Atlantic Express and see the state of the kitchen you will immediately have doubts on whether the the food is hygienic let along tasty. When my friend told me that he would like to meet there I thought to my...More

Thank Jay1072
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1B Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 439 3038
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