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The Raj

Victoria Street | Shop 4, The Promenade, Camps Bay, South Africa
+27 21 438 4555
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (42 reviews)
“butter chicken” (15 reviews)
“naan” (12 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Victoria Street | Shop 4, The Promenade, Camps Bay, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived in Camps bay on Friday afternoon pretty hungry after a long journey. We always go here on a Friday night when we are down here and so visited twice on this trip. Its extremely busy at weekends and is advisable to book. Being the...More

Thank Lagerlout61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have never been disappointed with this restaurant & were pleased to be accompanied by family who hadn't visited before.Our company were extremely impressed by both the food & the excellent service.

Thank glenn054
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our party of 7 ordered a variety of meals and they were all absolutely fantastic. The service was attentive and friendly. A perfect wind-free stunning sunset completed a perfect evening. We asked for a table with a view - and as the weather was perfect...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was excellent and the food was delicious. I had the lamb shank and it was very rich and full of flavor. I will certainly be going back.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Raj has never disappointed me on any of my trips to Cape Town. The curries are stunning and the rogan josh is the best I’ve ever had. Tho, Lynn & Jake adored the place too. The wine list is very reasonably priced. The location...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here. Very empty Restaraunt. Unlike other trip advisor reviews I found the service very friendly and nice. The staff were super cool and respectful. However the food was very disappointing. Not the indian flavors you’d expect. Daal had too much salt and color...More

Thank Mukundh G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just set back from the beach,the Raj has very recognisable menu of all the usual favourites. We have eaten in and taken away and both times the food was top draw. Friendly service accompanied by quality cooking and ingredients make this a must try.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 10 February 2018

The Raj is a good curryhouse, serving up fresh, tasty curries (excellent breads) in an airy room by the beach. It's deservedly popular, and we had an enjoyable evening there. Great service. Would recommend the malabar fish curry, and the vegetarian dishes, particularly chana masala.

Thank Lucy I
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Came here one busy Wednesday night. ordered prawn and need biryani and we liked the fact we could choose how spicy they were. decent rose wine too and loved the chilli naan. friendly service.

Thank maddiePortsmouth
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience at The Raj on our first night in Camps Bay. All our main courses and side dishes were excellent and our waiter Chris couldn’t do enough to help us. If we had been staying in the area longer we would...More

Thank Jon D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Street | Shop 4, The Promenade, Camps Bay, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 438 4555
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Upmarket, yet relaxed INDIAN restaurant on the Camps Bay strip with Authentic North Indian cuisine served up by Indian Chefs from Delhi with years and years of experience. We are currently serving from this location for the past 7 years. The restaurant opens up on to the view of the Camps Bay beach and is a brilliant venue for a large group of friends, a romantic date or a even a business meeting. We offer a wide selection of vegetarian curries and some Jain & Vegan Options too. We are also Halaal-friendly. We have a full bar - Wine; beer; whiskies; spirits; craft beers and fresh cocktails of the season.
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