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Dal Bukhara Authentic Indian Cuisine

698 Old South Head Rd, Rose Bay, Waverley, New South Wales 2030, Australia
+61 2 9337 3718
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“dal bukhara” (6 reviews)
“saffron rice” (2 reviews)
“poppadoms” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
698 Old South Head Rd, Rose Bay, Waverley, New South Wales 2030, Australia
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dal Bukhara restaurant near Rose Bay in Sydney offers decent Indian food including vegetarian. The place is relatively small but clean. The preparation is good. They also have home delivery option. Service is efficient. However, there are better Indian restaurants in Sydney to chose from.

Thank Aryan2007
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We have been regular happy customers of Dal Bukhara for a few years. Delicious fresh quality food made with love. Thank you Ganesh for your exceptional cuisine and friendly service. We love this place!

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We ordered just before 7pm and the order arrived after 9pm. We live 15 mins away from the resteraunt. Even after 2 phone calls assuring the order was "only 20 minutes away" we still had to wait over an hour for it to arrive. This...More

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We ordered home delivery. We waited over an hour and a half and had to make two phone calls to find out when the food would be delivered. Each time we were told the delivery boy was on his way, we live 5 minutes away...More

1  Thank 255060Charlie10
Admin_SP, Front Office Manager at Dal Bukhara Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Hi Charlie, Our deepest apologies on this error. There is no excuse for ruining your evening, but we were severely understaffed 3rd week of August. We had to get on-call staff, who wasn't the best in routing things properly, especially at peak hour. We're sorry...More

Reviewed 11 August 2016

Everything we ordered was very good, the sizzling lamb entree and the curries were great - generous portions, saffron rice and naan bread also very good. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere with good lighting and efficient service. It's located in a shopping strip with...More

1  Thank 207Liz
Admin_SP, Public Relations Manager at Dal Bukhara Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Liz - Thank you for your kind words! Means a lot when a happy dinner tells us what they liked most. The Lamb Entree is a hit favourite among the regulars, its just the right amount of spice and sizzle ;) We'll see you back...More

Reviewed 3 August 2016

Not the most authentic Indian food you can find in Sydney. The butter chicken tastes like it's been cooked in commercially sold tomato sauce and is far too tomato based for my taste. I usually order a medium curry at Indian restaurants as medium strength...More

2  Thank AfricanQueen67
Admin_SP, Manager at Dal Bukhara Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Hi African Queen, Sorry to hear that the curry wasn't the way you normally like it. There are so many different ways to make the same curry, and we always encourage our diners to have a chat with us if they like something specific with...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Four of us went, we tried goat, chicken, prawn curries, all were excellent. Rice and breads were a perfect accompaniments. Poppadoms were the only let down.

1  Thank undercoverelephant
Admin_SP, General Manager at Dal Bukhara Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Hi Undercover Elephant - We're so happy that you loved the food. We'll make sure the poppadoms are top notch too when we see you next time :)

Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Ate on a $39 three course plus wine and sides voucher. This was phenomenal value - every dish was delicious, the sizzling vege entree dish was incredibly jealous, and even the desserts, usually the least interesting at most Indian places, were both fabulous. Also worth...More

1  Thank luthienanwamane
Admin_SP, Guest Relations Manager at Dal Bukhara Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

It's a brilliant deal isn't it? Quick tip - we do a lot of mid week and weekend deals, so make sure to like our Facebook page to not miss out! Thank you for dining with us!

Reviewed 27 January 2016

Have been visiting and ordering from here for a couple of years now. Excellent for both dining in and for take-away/home delivery. When dining in, service is very friendly and attentive. Nice décor and atmosphere. When getting home delivery, service has always been fast and...More

2  Thank ExplorerGoddess
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

My husband and I decided to come to this restaurant because we passed by it a couple of days before and saw that it was packed with people and there were a lot of people from India eating there, so we thought the food must...More

1  Thank MiliMaroa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 698 Old South Head Rd, Rose Bay, Waverley, New South Wales 2030, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Waverley  >  Rose Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9337 3718
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