Beeld peoples choice Best Indian Restaurant (1999- 2013)
Pretoria News Best Indian Restaurant (1998-2012)
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Voted top 10 restaurants in Pretoria
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Wine Magazine Top 100 restaurants
Top 100 best wine list 2012
Superior Choices 2004 Platinum Selection
Diners Club Merit Award for 1999, 2000, 2001
Diners Club Platinum Award 2002
Diner’s Club Wine List of the Year - Gold Award 2006, 2007 & 2008

EST.1997 The Legacy Continues The One And Only Pride Of India. As Going into its 17th year, successful restaurateur Mitch Bhima continues this superior defining Legacy of Indian cuisine. Heading up on Fusion Concepts and cooking with only the best quality of products.


Pride of India now strives on giving not just the best Indian Cuisine in Pretoria but also with a flair of a healthier means as well. Substituting old means with uses of olive oil and yoghurts to enrich the flavour of dishes, yet also adhering to the respectful manor of the centuries long teaching of cuisine that was handed down to him.

Proprietor Kishore Bhima founded Pride of India in 1997, with the vision of educating and sharing with the public the Indian cultural and Culinary experience. Maintaining this vision for many years, son Mitch Bhima after touring India and other parts of the world , has taken Pride of India In the last few years into a modern era. Respectful continuous changing to the menu and now also offering of New Fusion Gourmet Dishes.

Pride Of India plans to maintain its standards and excel beyond its already superior accolades to be the Top Indian restaurant In South Africa. Two Generations of restaurateurs with two different ideas come together with their passion of industry and love of creation, combining to for The Pride Of India Legacy.


A Menu that boasts over 85 dishes, each dish is not a product, no it is a reflection of passion in food. A timeless work of art. Each dish is tempered for individual needs and catered for every palate, may it be the delicate one or the adventurous heat seeking missile. Dishes range from the large vegetarian selection to Lamb, chicken and seafood’s. Signature chefs selections dishes can be found on the menu that shouts out for attention as they are one of the kind creations. As well as Fusion dishes the represent Indian flair with hint of other varietals of the sub-continents.

Good food and great wines must be enjoyed in amiable surroundings, and Pride of India has gone to great lengths to ensure that diners will feel as if they are tucked away in an Indian palace. A central skylight showers rays of sunshine onto the large and beautiful floor, appointed tables are discreetly divided by pillars. Also from the Asian sub-continent come all the spices, and apparently over 200 are judiciously blended for use in these dishes, the recipes of which date back centuries, having carefully been preserved from generation to generation and is available for sale in the restaurant.

This is a place to go and indulge, to be spoilt and to relish some of the finest Indian food you'll ever eat!

From Father to Son. And Hence The Legacy Continues.




From Johannesburg - Take the N1 Pietersburg highway. Take the Rigel Avenue offramp. Turn left into Rigel Avenue and carry on for 2.8km. Go through 2 yield signs and at the 3rd stop street turn right into Eridanus Street. As you go up the hill in Club Avenue, the Waterkloof Heights Shopping Centre is on your right.


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103 Club Avenue
Waterkloof Heights
Pretoria East


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Food Served
IndianContemporaryFine DiningFusion
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Monday: Closed
Tuesday - Saturday: 11:00 - 22:00
Sunday: 11:00 - 15:30
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Smoking Section
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Outside Seating
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