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Jai Hind

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Jalan Masjid India, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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London
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the place for some good punjabi food and they didn't disappoint. The Kari, Cholle and Daal were all on point. Very traditional and authentic just the way you'd expect it if you were in Punjab. It's a very basic setting and being a popular restaurant amongst locals, the waiters are often rushing around. Don't wait to be attended to... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

It's a serve yourself type place. The naan is made fresh if you order one. My meal of tandoori chicken, naan, and 3 veg was 12.50. That's the same price as I paid for a much smaller, less yummy meal at a much more famous place. I'd come here again, no problem. Don't be put off by the appearance of... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

The restaurant is not known for its ambiance or celebrity chefs but it is very authentic and very popular among local people. I was taken there by a local fellow while we had a little photowalk around various parts of KL. I'm not expert on Indian food but this one was very tasty. Their rice biryani was one of the... More 

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London
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165 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

I always have lunch here when I am around Masjid Jamek area. I tend to go on weekdays for lunch as this restaurant is popular with office workers during in the afternoons – and for very good reason. The food is good, there is plenty of choice for vegetarians, vegans and non vegetarians / vegans as well. It does get... More 

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KL
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136 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

The naan, fried fish, chicken curry and papadam are the best! Not a place to go for the atmosphere. After you choose the food you want to eat, you sit and a man will come to "count" how much your meal will cost and write on a piece of paper for you to pay at the counter later. Be aware... More 

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New Delhi, India
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

very dissapointing very dirty & food is looking very smelly also this place is like a dhaba in india

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New Delhi, India
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

near the 4 seasons hotel, great punjabi food. Saag, parantha, ghee food . lip smaking desi dishes. was there in Feb 2005

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Thank Yatin S
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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59 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015

This place is 5 mins from LRT Masjid Jamek on jalan melayu. Forget about the ambience & go for the food. Enjoyed their naan hot from the oven with moong dal, and lassi. I was there in the evening so it was not crowded. Will visit again to try out some other dishes. They have good variety of indian sweets,... More 

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kuala Lumpur.
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2015

I understand that this restaurant got its name from the slogan 'Jai Hind' of the Indian National Army whose supporters used to meet here prior to independence.This restaurant serves good Punjabi food in the center of the town. It tends to be crowded at lunch hour especially between 1230 to 2 pm as it is frequented by both Malaysian and... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2015

I just go for the capati, so I cant comment on the rest of the menu. The capati is always soft and freshly made. I didnt give a full 5 out of 5 because of the cleanliness.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Asian, Indian, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Masjid India, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur

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