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Oriental Plaza

Newtown Cultural Precinct, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 838 6752
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Good Shopping destination

Thoroughly enjoy shopping - highly recommend it for Matric Farewell's or Weddings. From Jewelery to... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Lizle J
Best place to have curtains made

We love the Oriental plaza and lunch at the Golden Peacock where the service is good and the curry... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Wayne and Mari K
via mobile
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Throngs of locals and tourists visit this indoor/outdoor complex where over 350 shopkeepers hawk their wares.
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good45%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“samosas” (58 reviews)
“indian food” (14 reviews)
“shop owners” (6 reviews)
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Newtown Cultural Precinct, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 838 6752
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Thoroughly enjoy shopping - highly recommend it for Matric Farewell's or Weddings. From Jewelery to material to dresses to shoes...

Thank Lizle J
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We love the Oriental plaza and lunch at the Golden Peacock where the service is good and the curry is really tasty. It is the best place to have curtains made, we take the measurements and the curtains get made as we are shopping. Best...More

Thank Wayne and Mari K
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Huge plaza with lots of shops selling materials as well as clothes . A lot of the material and close is a lot cheaper here than it is at other material shops. There is also several restaurants most selling Indian food. A must have when...More

Thank ronayo
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Do visit as you can find almost anything here. I recently took a Rado watch that had gotten some moisture inside to a jeweller here for repairs, where they did a spectacular well priced job. If you love Indian food, you will love the best...More

Thank RubinVanNiekerk
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Oriental Plaza - Newtown is a must visit. It is vibrant, and the shop owners are extremely friendly and helpful. It is shopping paradise for those looking for good quality material and exotic spices. The merchandise on sale are of relatively good quality and good...More

Thank KootduP
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Been going on & off for various items for 25 years. A 'million' shops to see! From the usual, to the unusual, you shold be able to fins what you want, that you cannot get elaewhere.

Thank Vernon L
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The Oriental Plaza offers excellent specials on all types of materials. They also have 2 haberdashery stores namely Pirus and Hans stores. If you are looking for ladies underwear, then you need to visit Abrams shop. Their prices are reasonable and their quality is good....More

Thank Hooda5
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Went looking for shoes at the OP wide range of shops very limited stock of what we were looking for after much searching found the item we needed had samosas at Samosa World the usual good quality was on sale which we enjoyed very quite...More

Thank owenjullies
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Oriental Plaza is the best place to buy a variety of fabric, for either curtaining, upholstery or clothing at good prices. Try also their amazing collection of indian spices and condiments and dont forget to sample the traditional samoosas and curries. It is well...More

Thank tanyam106
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Oriental Plaza has lost the ambience that it had about 10 years ago. I do not like to visit anymore.It is too crowded and you must be aware of your personal belonging.

Thank Pat G
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13 November 2017|
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Response from sayedm306 | Reviewed this property |
clothing stores in the centre of the complex, or any one of the clothing stores will direct you to someone as a close community of traders
Grace G
20 June 2017|
Response from Vernon L | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I know that there are many brands of coconut oil available, but I don't have knowledge of that particular one.