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Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Balti, Asian
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154 West Main Street, Whitburn EH47 0QR, Scotland
+44 1501 744024
05:00 - 10:00
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 05:00 - 10:00
Fri - Sat 05:00 - 10:30
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Livingston, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We been here many times in the past and have Never had a bad experience. Tonight was no different. Food was fab and the staff are really friendly. Highly recommended!

Thank Sue W
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Finally made it here after a long wait and I wasn't disappointed! Loved the haggis pakora, spare ribs and the lamb on the bone mum's recipe curry (I can't remember the name of it!). Would definitely recommend and will definitely be back....a week on Friday actually and all the way from Edinburgh. Not the most fancy of places but clean,... More 

2 Thank cpaye
Whitburn, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Best Indian meal I have tasted, great food,lonely place.great service definitely recommended A+++ well worth it

Thank mrbrown1958
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Aubergine pakora was the highlight of a very underwhelming dining experience. Dated decor coupled with the shockingly slow service made it very difficult to justify the prices.

1 Thank dandav9
Level Contributor
16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since we have been in the area we have tried a few resturants and takeaways but nothing in west lothian comes close to Karma. The food is sublime and we havent had a bad meal yet. Sauces are always beautiful and everything cooked to perfection. Always great reception when you enter or get pick up. I can understand why they... More 

1 Thank Lee H
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Has lived off Tam Cowans review for too long now. Still a decent curry but not what was once described in Daily Record as" the best curry in Scotland". When its good its very good, but can serve up the occasional bland meal, expensive all the same. Cant fault service.

Thank burnsy2210
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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391 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visit for a wee while since I stop commuting between Glasgow and Edinburgh. Well worth the detour with my son after the rugby at Murrayfield and the food did not disappoint. Massive congratulations to Jaggy and the team for yet another Best in Scotland award. Need to buy a bigger display cabinet!!!

1 Thank Brian7392
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Have been coming here for years, from back when it was Cafe Shebab. Now I've moved away and only visit Karma on special occasions, but it's ALWAYS worth it. The service and food is always exceptional. Karma is the jewel in West Lothian's crown. Although i now live close to Glasgow with a plethora of Indian restaurants nearby to choose... More 

1 Thank Dionne D
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Went to this restaurant in a group of 20 people for a 30th birthday. The food was lovely but we couldn't possibly have had worse service. Firstly we paid a £200 deposit and then we're only given £190 off our bill therefore the restaurant stole £10. The staff were incredibly rude, acting as if they just didn't care and couldn't... More 

Thank emmabunting1
United Kingdom
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Took Friends from Aberdeen and was praying it would be as good as we had experienced over the years as it was their first time. I had nothing to be concerned about as the food was top notch yet again. They stated it was as good as they've ever had elsewhere. Quality was five star, as was the brilliant service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$37
Indian, Balti, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
05:00 - 10:00
05:00 - 10:00
05:00 - 10:00
05:00 - 10:00
05:00 - 10:00
05:00 - 10:30
05:00 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 West Main Street, Whitburn EH47 0QR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  West Lothian  >  Whitburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1501 744024

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