We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kurkum

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
corniche | corniche, Muscat 117, Oman
+968 24 714114
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

192 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 167: English reviews
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kurkum is an awesome spot for Indian food in Muscat,Oman. I've had a number of friends recommend this spot to me, and it did not disappoint. Great food and great vibes. We were served by the manager of the restaurant, and he was so helpful to us with our choices! He made great recommendations, and everything we tried was excellent.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sreenath N
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Muscats' long history as a trading port means that the influence of the Indian subcontinent is everywhere, so it seemed only appropriate to try a curry house. What a find! Tasty well-prepared food, good size portions and gracious staff made me wish it was a bit closer to home because I'd eat there every week.

Helpful?
Thank EconomyPlus1
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have "Taste" bookmarked forever in my mind. It is a hidden gem - most people would drive right by it - nestled along the famous Corniche area. We visited at 7pm on a Saturday night and I was surprised by the decor of the place when we walked in. The restaurant is nicely decorated with different paintings(from the same... More 

Helpful?
Thank Linda D
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Kurkum never seems to disappoint me!! One of my favorite Indian restaurants! I have tried quite a few of the restaurants in Muscat, Oman and Kurkum is the one I keep coming back to. This place has a wonderfull ambience and a unique style with art covered walls. Their delicious food is always consistently the best, and the service bends... More 

Helpful?
Thank Myron R
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed great food and attentive service of restaurant manager Dharmendra today at Kurkum. Highly recommend

Helpful?
Thank Barbara P
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a first class gourmet restaurant near Mutrah Souk in Muscat, Oman. Like an oasis on a busy street you can stop and enjoy the soft music and spotlessly white decor with modern art on the walls. The bonus appetizers include pink rose water with mint leaf in champaigne glasses and a delicious roll. The service and attention are... More 

Helpful?
Thank Leona W
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great evening at this small but unique restaurant. The walls covered with delithful art work and the food is original and well presented .

Helpful?
Thank Valarmadhy A
Stockport, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sat at the plastic covered tables outside in the shade on the Corniche in Muttrah, Muscat having checked the menu. We were welcomed by the Maitre'D and a white tablecloth plus place settings appeared followed by a welcome drink of "Rosewater", very good. Having ordered a starter as a main, a small amuse- bouchée came, followed by a significant sized... More 

Helpful?
Thank M1c64315PT
Muscat, Oman
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had pleasure of dining at Korkum restaurant on March 1'st 2017. On first impressions, the restaurant is a stunning modern restaurant with beautiful works or art from Ghalya's Art galllery. Then the food and the service is exquisite and deserves to be lauded as one of the best in Oman.

Helpful?
Thank doreengerety
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After walking along the corniche in Muscat looking for a nice place to eat, we saw what looked like a charming place from the outside. Upon entering we knew immediately that we were in the right restaurant. We were warmly greeted by 2 staff members. We noticed the ambiance and took in the simple yet elegant decor. Once seated we... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kaylene1970

Travellers who viewed Kurkum also viewed

Muscat, Muscat Governorate
 
Muscat, Muscat Governorate
Muscat, Muscat Governorate
 
Muscat, Muscat Governorate
Muscat, Muscat Governorate
 

Been to Kurkum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: corniche | corniche, Muscat 117, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Muscat Governorate  >  Muscat
  • Phone Number: +968 24 714114
Description
Kurkum (Telephone: 24714114) is new Indian restaurant in Mattrah

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Kurkum staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?