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Lal Qilla

City Railway Colony
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Karachi, Pakistan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food and nice service and nice staff and nice environment and nice people and nice taste and nice and tasty food

Thank Neelam M
London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been going there for a while and the food standards have never disappointed! There's another buffet around the corner 'Chopal' avoid that!!

Thank Asad U
Karachi, Pakistan
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50 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went for lunch to lal qila restaurant after ages. The place seemed over crowded with reasonable long ques on dishes like prawn, bbq and sea food items. The chairs and tables were a bit dated and rusty and needed refurbishment and repair. Buffet lunch price was reasonable. Around Rs. 850 / head. The variety of food and taste was good,... More 

Thank waqaspai
Karachi, Pakistan
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Mostly live cooking, Pakistani, chines, Lebanese, varity of deserts, salads. Place is fine, nice interior. open and indoor seating, buffet . best dinners,

Thank rafiuddin53
Islamabad, Pakistan
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45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

What a fantastic restaurant it is. The location is perfect and the menu is just amazing. They offer a great variety of foods and the chefs are masters of their recipes. Whoever visit Karachi, must go to this restaurant.

Thank Doctimes
Karachi, Pakistan
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

An excellent place for lunch and dinner in a reasonable price. there are over 40+dishes including prawn fish Bar B Q etc. Me and my family used to visit in winter for the said dishes i loves Prawn and Fish there.very beautiful place. i recommend go early if you wish to have good dinner or lunch cos of rush. I... More 

Thank sshobi507
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253 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Over 50 varieties of food are served in the buffet. You will get it over crowded specially on weekends. It recommended to try it's lunch buffet.

3 Thank Abdul G
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful place and good food. To much variety of food and very organized. Well treatment by the staff. Like very much.

Thank José N
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80 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

An excellent place in Karachi for dining especially for dinner great buffet all kinds of food nice environment

1 Thank Mohammad Abdul ... Z
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

If you like oily food LAL Qilla is best for you. even you will get BARB Q oily! we left the place with terrible experience of our life.

1 Thank Humayun H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$50 - US$70
Asian, Pakistani, Middle Eastern, Halal
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karachi, Pakistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Pakistan  >  Sindh Province  >  Karachi>  > City Railway Colony
  • Neighbourhood: City Railway Colony
  • Phone Number: 021111525745

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