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Bukhara V&A Waterfront

V & A Waterfront | Shop No. 6264, Upper Level, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 418 5600
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (14 reviews)
“rogan josh” (5 reviews)
“butter naan” (3 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
V & A Waterfront | Shop No. 6264, Upper Level, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was on holiday in CT and decided to go for some authentic Indian Food at Bukhara V&A on Sunday 2 July 2017. My wife ordered Masala Chai (tea) and the waiter said that the machine was broken. I did not know that you needed a...More

Thank 398ab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Poor service and average food . Quite expensive for not so good food. Wine was not good and had to return as we could not drink vinegar

Thank fortune2010
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

There could not be a better reason to come to the Waterfront than for nice hot curry on a cold winter's day. The corner seat stretches the view beautifully across the harbour as ones eye meets the distant lights and then there is this force...More

Thank drpaulfoodlover
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Food was shocking, R416 for a prawn curry and a glass of wine ! on the menu it says between 16 and 20 prawns I ended up with 7 ?? The only tasty thing was the Nan bread , could have gone to Ocean basket...More

Thank neil b
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

When a restaurant is in a premium spot and charges very premium prices, it really ought to train the staff better. We were a large crowd of almost 20 people and were all bewildered that the service could be so bad. The food was not...More

Thank DennisPolly
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were looking for authentic Indian food at the waterfront and came across Bukhara. We were there to celebrate our wedding anniversary with a romantic dinner for two. Our first interaction with our waiter Kelvin Mpaku when we enquired if they were open and reservantion...More

Thank jasgovender
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The service was good at all times. The food was excellent. Try the chicken chili kebab for starters. Fantastic. The main dishes are very good along with the naan breads. Bit pricey, but worth it. Great location too with outside views and seating.

Thank 634vijayj
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Ate here during Easter weekend. We had the paneer tikka and dhal makhani. Whilst the paneer tikka was a good dish the dhal makhani was not. I found it very disappointing that a top class restaurant such as Bukhara does not offer finer bowls after...More

1  Thank Yuvan29
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant a couple of days ago and were served by Patrick. The lamb chops, chicken wings, butter naan and Daal fry were so good that we ended up ordering twice. The manager Trix was very courteous and friendly and served us a...More

1  Thank berryburst
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

There is a many a times that I have visited the different branches of this resturant in South Africa but every time I've eaten at Bukhara V&A I've been disappointed. The service is slow and atrocious. Never been happy with it. The lighting is the...More

1  Thank privisha
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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, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: V & A Waterfront | Shop No. 6264, Upper Level, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 5600
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