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Jewel of India

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102 Wale Street Corner of Wale & Rose ST , Boo-Kaap | Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 434 2116
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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BANGALORE
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332 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

An excellent Indian food, had dinner in this place the variety was amazing with good service. Would recommend this place for a quite dinner

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Redondo Beach, California
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I'd call it the Jewel of Summertime. A great place, reminding me of some ancient summers of a lifetime ago. Naborre, Melendez, Shamrock and all those crazy times..... They are gone, bye. But the memory remains, isn't so?! Great food here and some cool service. Cheap prices too.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

The food here was the best Indian food i had throughout the trip around South Africa.The staff is very friendly. They make you feel welcome and at home.

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Thank Rutvi S
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

I am a big fan of Indian food. Me and my friend was walking in Green Point trying to decide where to go for some lunch. We both love Indian food and decided we will go to Jewel of India for Lunch. The waiter was very helpful in helping select the dishes. After hearing out his opinion. We decide to... More 

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Thank Jay1072
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Nice restaurant with good food. Staff are friendly and helpful. Vegetarian food is excellent. Was not feeling away from home food

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Thank OmChohan
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

if by dietary reasons or if you are missing India this place does the job . food is bland as per Indian standards however nice & clean

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Denver
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is situated below a fancy hotel. We noticed it seemed empty most of the time. Perhaps people were taking food out we thought. Ordered the Chana masala... It looked like it was made in a large batch the previous day and just thrown onto the plate. Bad presentation and blah taste. Avoid this place unless you have no... More 

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india
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87 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

best Indian food in cape town....feeling not away from home....could try this Indian restaurant.We went there for dinner. Quite homely atmosphere with Indian music & gazals. vegetarian food was good with nice choice to have in starers.could try if veggie.

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Thank nitish99
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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262 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

We went there for dinner. Quite homely atmosphere with the owner mixing with customers for their needs, special requests, feedback on the taste etc. The food was very good, quite similar to what we get in India. Only the staff was not too familiar with the Indian dishes and hence, owner intervention was frequent.

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Ahmedabad, INDIA
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80 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Traditional north Indian cuisine served piping hot in this restaurant is one of the favourites of the locals and Indians visiting Cape Town.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Wale Street Corner of Wale & Rose ST , Boo-Kaap | Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 434 2116

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?