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Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine

167 Long Street | Cbd, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
+27 21 424 6772
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“dosas” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
167 Long Street | Cbd, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our favourite indian food, try the Thali for a bit of everything. Everything on the menu is good and the staff are super friendly . You won't be disappointed.

Thank jonathan L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was privileged to try the first edition of the refreshing coconut mint breeze, the latest addition to the menu at this wonderful place which is now gearing up for summer. As you take the first sip, the flavors and freshness burst in to your...More

Thank Rejiomusic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Without any pretentious, this is what we wanted. Good quality at a good price. Surprisingly better that we anticipated.

Thank Susanhilary1313
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're not sure why you anticipated less, but happy to have exceeded expectations.

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Had veg thali and masala dosa. Food is good , lots of veg choices , medium size portions. A bit expensive but given cape town primary touristy location its ok.

Thank GlobalNomadUN
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you for your review. We wish we could charge Indian prices for our food, but it's not possible, unfortunately! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Always on the lookout for a much sought-after dose of dosa in SA, I was delighted to finally get to try out this delightful restaurant in the vibrant Long Street of Cape Town on a Saturday night out with friends. The opening hours being 5-10pm...More

Thank Maresa G
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you so much! And please note that we're now open from 12 noon to 10.30 pm or later (have been operating these hours since November last year), so drop by for lunch next time if that suits you better. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Must visit if you want to eat Indian cuisine that isn't a typical "Durban curry". The food was very fresh, lots of new tastes and flavours. The host Angelo made the experience what it was and the service was great. Food came out in 10...More

Thank Joshua T
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you! If you were visiting us for the first time, we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 27 June 2017

Very poor service and lack cleanliness. We were sick after eating there. Too expensive and not worth the price . Location is not so good to go out at night.More

Thank fortune2010
MasalaDosaCT, Owner at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

I'm very sorry to hear you received poor service at our restaurant. I'll look into that and try to improve things. However, I can assure you that the place is kept scrupulously clean. It's also very unlikely you got sick from our food, as the...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

A group of 7 of us landed up at the place at 3pm for late lunch. Food was fine and service was ok. Food options are nice ranging from straight Masala dosa to Chicken dosa. Some innovation items such as Aloo Fritters (done with mixture)...More

Thank Smarty_Maddu
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

It's a MUST try if you are in Capetown. The service was slow, but the food was worth the wait. The restaurant is rather small and cosy, but super cute and smelled amazing! The coffee was good and chai tea was just like home per...More

Thank TravelQueen90211
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thanks for reviewing us and please stop by next time you're in Cape Town.

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely great food. Authentic southern Indian cuisine. Fantastic service and feels like home atmosphere. Food is prepared at the restaurant.

Thank Dr. Anna F
MasalaDosaCT, Manager at Masala Dosa Aromatic Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for your review and for your appreciative comments. Come back and eat with us soon!

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Response from Vinod B | Reviewed this property |
20 rand by taxi and not much expensive, not more then 30 to 40 rand per head
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 Long Street | Cbd, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 6772
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