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Village Square Water Front Piaza | Hermanus, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
+27 28 312 2239
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is off the beaten track of the standard "tourist" food you get on the main waterfront. The food here was amazing, coming from the UK where we have great curry I was a little hesitant. The food was fresh and had tons of flavour. We had vegetarian so can't talk for the meat dishes but the veggie options... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I st visit last year was good. Since then personnel has changed and truly, they couldn't care less about you, the food or anything else. There was very little difference between the curries and the Rogan Josh could very well have been the Buns Gosht. So : it was food. That's all... Disappointing

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We dined here one evening during our stay in Hermanus. The place was empty when we arrived - not a good sign, but we persevered. The restaurant doesn't serve alcohol but is quite happy for customers to bring along their own beer or wine. The food was quite good and certainly value for money. No complaints.

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

I love indian food and this was one of the best I've had in a long time! Absolutely delcious paneer makhani. We had slight troubles finding this place though because tripadvisor hasn't updated the right location of this place on its map. Just punch in the adress into your normal navigation app :) Definitely worth a visit!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

At the restaurant, both the owners, Mr. Malik & his Begum ( as he calls his wife) are very hospitable and take personal interest in seeing the their patrons are comfortable and at ease and really go all the way to make the patrons fell they are Mr. Maliks personal guests. The food's great and has the taste of home.... More 

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TikkaPalace, Owner at Tikka Palace, responded to this review

Thank you so much Sanjeev Ji we appreciate your kind comments and feedback. Hope to see you again. GOD Bless More 

Mossel Bay, South Africa
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We went to Hermanus on a day trip and spotted Tikka Palace quite accidentally as their sign is stuck to the building on first floor and we did not spot any signage on the foot path level. The owner was very welcoming,. The food was tasty and the service was good. We were disappointed they did not have any paneer... More 

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TikkaPalace, Owner at Tikka Palace, responded to this review

Thank you Sir, for your kind feedback, Regret for non availability of Paneer on the day of your visit. Hope to see you again. Regards More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice Indian Cuisine. Relaxed atmosphere and friendly owners & staff. You get decent sized portions without having to pay an arm and a leg.

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TikkaPalace, Owner at Tikka Palace, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind feedback and review. Hope to see you again. Regards More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We initially landed here to have Chai like we make at home. Ended up ordering chai and pakoras. It was perfect comfort food in chilly weather. Followed that up the next day with a visit for lunch. Dal Tadka and Chicken Jalfrezi were on our minds, and this place did not disappoint. Budget around 25-30 mins for your food to... More 

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TikkaPalace, Owner at Tikka Palace, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind Comments. Hope to see you again. Regards More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The food was really great, and the service was friendly. The only downside of this restaurant is that it is not licenced, HOWEVER, one is allowed to bring one's own alcohol, and there is no corkage fee, which means one can actually have a really great time with just a little forethought. I would definitely visit this restaurant again, time... More 

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TikkaPalace, Owner at Tikka Palace, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments. Hope to see you again Regards More 

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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Excellent food and really worth a stop here. Very good value Thanks very much we will definitely return

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Indian, Pakistani, Asian, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Village Square Water Front Piaza | Hermanus, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: +27 28 312 2239
Description
The Tikka Palace Restaurant in the Village Centre Hermanus offers exquisite traditional Indian & Pakistani cuisine by candle light. All at a reasonable rate! During whale season guests are also amazed by the performance of the whales in the ocean opposite Village Centre.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?