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Coachmans Crossing Centre 144 Peter Road | Peter Place, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
+27 11 706 9826
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The decor of this restaurant is fairly dated but their service and food make up for that. Our 9 year old ordered the Risme Kebabs which contain no heat at all and are served with chips. The chicken was moist and flavoursome and he did his dish justice. The rest of us ordered a variety of dishes with different main... More 

Thank Quiddity
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

A complete accident that I stumbled upon this restaurant. What a happy accident indeed. They have been around for 15 years! The food is authentic. It comes very quickly and staff are always at your attention. Definitely worth recommendation and will be back.

Thank Jovana H
Kununurra, Australia
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151 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Tucked into a shopping centre parking lot is a delightful Indian experience. Having local friends make the recommendation helped. Its not the first time we've eaten here and we would be very happy to return! An excellent evening of shared fairly traditional Indian dishes, washed down with great service. We didn't pay too much attention to the order and ended... More 

Thank Allan W
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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129 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent Indian food , Kebabs were far batter than expected with hot garlic naan was yumm Very good service 👍.

Thank KhwajaSaif
Johannesburg, South Africa
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Visited this place with friends and their child . The place was very clean, the environment was very nice and relaxing . The staff was very friendly and will to help with all our requests . Loved everything about except that they did not have any baby chairs, apart from that it is a really good place for a quiet... More 

Thank Phila D
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The vegetarian food here is very good. The service and the waiter was excellent. I would go there again.

Thank Kanchani S
Johannesburg, South Africa
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149 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The food is generally nice here but nothing more than average... the sauces that the food is made in is very thick and doesn't contain enough authentic Indian flavors. Naan is alright, a bit dry. A safe bet if you crave Indian, just don't expect exceptional traditional Indian food.

Thank anri_bester
Johannesburg, South Africa
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787 reviews
456 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 306 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Not only is Ghazal a really tired-looking restaurant, with a really boring interior, the food is incredibly poorly presented and tasteless. We were a group of about 15 and had mixed tikka tikka platters for starters and the chicken was incredibly tasteless. Ordered red wine, it was so warm that we asked for a cooler, and had to ask again... More 

Thank Hooggenoeg
Sandton, South Africa
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We usually go the Ghazal in sunninghill but on 17th Dec Ghazal Sunninghill was fully booked for someone 60th birthday. so we went to Ghazal in Bryanston. We really enjoyed having our dinner at Ghazal Bryanston. The food was very tasty, our white wine was excellent and service was really good.

Thank Mandana1984
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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343 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Jan 23 dinner: Highest rated restaurant in Johannesburg on Zomato - had to try this one. The restaurant is quite big and the ambience is just right. We were the only Indians and the place was full of local South Africans. So, in my mind, I was a bit skeptical. But my doubts were gone once the food came. The... More 

Thank Maulin_Parekh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coachmans Crossing Centre 144 Peter Road | Peter Place, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 706 9826

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?