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Raasoie Kitchen of India

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22 Main Road, Knysna 6570, South Africa
(044) 382 1444
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boulder,co
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186 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ate here had a very good fish dinner, is located on the wharf in Knysna which is very touristy but so iss Knysna in general. Decent value clean and good service

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

I visited this restaurant in January 2017, I sear on internet it was reasonable price on that & then when I reach to restaurant the menu card has different increased price by over writing newly labelled sticker prices & I visited plenty Indian restaurant but this is first restaurant I seen where Butter tandoori roti is more expensive then butter... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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390 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

this is only indian restaurant in knysna and with a small indian population living here the curry wasn't that great either ,most beverages were not stocked either ,dishes needed more spice

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Thank Flitz8
Cairo, Egypt
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

The food came with pieces of metal in it! When we talk to who claimed to be the manager, he didn't even try to apologise but drunkenly waved his hand in the air & explained that this must be pieces of the metal sponge they use to clean the dishes with! We still laugh at his expression & tone but... More 

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Thank Dina K
Knysna, South Africa
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69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

As recommended by friends we had a take-out dinner from the only Indian restaurant in our town the other day. We all found our dishes do be outstandingly delicious! The Nan was very good, the jeera rice tasty and plentiful, the chicken tikka delicious, so was the channa masala (veg dish) and also the vegetable korma (although unfortunately only with... More 

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Grahamstown, South Africa
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We spotted Raasoie on the way into Knysna and decided to go back for dinner, but ended up settling for take-aways. The palak paneer was delicious! Good naan and a very nice lassi.

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Thank excellentferret
Johannesburg, South Africa
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141 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I and my pal agree that this place makes a great curry, Rogan Josh curry, in particular. My wife and her friend on the other hand, disagree. They don't think much of the food, and that I think, is the story of Raasoie, it isn't a clear winner or loser in the food department. Hopefully that will change - I... More 

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Thank Adrian A
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We came to Raasoie because of the good food and service we usually receive in Port Elizabeth, but it was not the food or the service that let us down here but how poor and unhygienic the restaurant looks. We avoided the drinking glasses because the looked very dusty. The place is in a serious need of a revamp and... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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247 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Had visited Knysna five years back on our honeymoon. Loved the Indian food they had given us there in fact it was probably the best we had in the tour. Lovely people, full of warmth and quality of food was good as well.

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Grahamstown, South Africa
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I visited the restaurant with my wife and three friends. The decor is outdated but the food was really good. My wife and I ate vegetarian meals which were very good. There is a large variety of vegetarian options. Our friends had various chicken dishes which they enjoyed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Main Road, Knysna 6570, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: (044) 382 1444

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