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Daiyafah Street | Jumeirah -1, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had an Indian Lucng here... They have tried hard to create a Mugal era environment... From outside you get impressed but as soon as you enter that space between the main entrance and the actual restaurant gate disappoints...they really need to work on that space... Inside environment is also ok ok...the two three persons try to create a sensation every... More 

Thank Urbanilliterate
Greater London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the second time I began ordering from Lal Qila Restaurant in a daily basis as the restaurant is only 200 yards from Jumeira Rotana Hotel in Dubai. I ordered various dishes like mutton seekh kebabs, Lahore fried fish, Mutton curry, chicken curry, mutton biryani, vegetable curry, chicken combo meal etc. Each dish was very well presented with salad,... More 

Thank Sophie K
Leeds, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great eating experience with a huge choice of food mainly from Pakistan. Grills, curries and a dessert station which was incredible. Staff are good and attentive but sometimes a few too many kids. It is a family restaurant so I shouldn't complain and it did not spoil my evening.

Thank Oscarwildetime
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was very tasty & almost like our Indian dishes. huge spread in the buffet dinner. The concept of Moghul characters going around talking & pleasing the customers with their jokes & shayaris were something different compared to other places we visited. enjoyed the tasty food.

Thank Kerman G
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Lal qila is in jumeirah terrace bang opposite the union flag on jumeirah road. The buffet is very popular with an extensive menu at a value based price. The kebabs and grills are the highlight of the menu. They also have salads, Chinese and a kids menu. The Pakistani authentic cuisine is the mainstay. Do try the kulfi at the... More 

Thank sajithdad
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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63 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I went with my family to this restaurant. It serves buffet , There are many varieties of food , It serves Mughalai and Chinese dishes . The taste was very authentic and its value for money . The ambience is very good and the staff is well mannered. I recommend to book in advance as it is almost full on... More 

Thank shaali33
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Strongly recommended if you want to have good buffet. They have a nice spread of Kebabs, grills, sweet dishes, Chinese food. The ambience is good!! Well mannered and good staff. The best part is ample of parking space available. Reserve your table if you are planing to visit on the weekends or the wait would be pretty long. All in... More 

Thank s007faisal
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Tasteless food. Less variety. Unflavoured BBQ. Flavour were not as per the original recipe. Frozen meat used instead of fresh meat. Bathroom facility poor.

Thank kamsam66
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Very Classy & the Atmosphere Is Amazing The Negative is that the Bathrooms are way too Far...seems like they share the shopping centre's Restrooms. They are not clean either! Very Reasonably priced for what they Give You! This restaurant totally transforms you to the old Mughal days. They have all their staff dressed in the Mughal costumes & have a... More 

Thank Rani R
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Lal quila restaurant is a traditional mughals atmosphere. Darban was wearing traditional dress and welcomed us. Food buffet variety is awesome and quality of food is fantastic. Live kebabs are serve in the buffet. Bihari kebab was succulen and mouthwatering.All staff was wearing a traditional dress and very caring. Lot of varieties of sweets and shahi tukda specially was yummy.... More 

Thank Kunal S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Pakistani, Asian, Middle Eastern, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Daiyafah Street | Jumeirah -1, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: 043254778

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