After a success in Port Elizabeth ,the Raasoie-The Kitchen of India has opened a branch in Knysna. It is situated right in the Main Street of Knysna, Memorial Square.
The restaurant is in split level with outside seating arrangement to enjoy the cheerful activities on the main street.
Coming from Mumbai, India with its smells in every nook and cranny of the streets, Dheeren and his wife found it difficult to find a restaurant suitable to their exotic taste and vegetarian lifestyle. This was when Dheeren decided to open an Authentic Indian Restaurant in Port Elizabeth.
He opened “Celebration - The kitchen of India” in December 2005 in Newton Park. Within a year, with the genuine support of the community, they moved to Heugh Road with the new ame “Raasoie - The kitchen of India. Raasoie means Kitchen in Hindi.
Curry dishes have a variety of tastes such as the milder Korma Chicken curry, the more zesty Roghan Josh and the hot Lamb Vinadaloo. These mouthwatering curries are served with naans flavoured with garlic or butter made in the in the traditional Tandoor clay oven on charcoal.
Starters like Tandoori Chicken and Chicken Tikka is also made in this oven. The food is prepared by experienced & qualified chefs from India and served with ethnic style in copper kadai, handis, tavis and balti
From Cape Town, travelling on the N2, take Garden Route towards Knysna. As you approach Knysna Central travelling on the Main Road, we are at the Memorial Square on the left.
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1 Memorial Square
24 Main Street
Monday - Saturday:
Lunch: 11:30 - 15:00
Dinner: 17:00 - 22:00