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Lal Qilla

Karachi, Pakistan
+92 21 111 525 745
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tandoori fish” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
“fried shrimp” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Pakistani, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Karachi, Pakistan
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Although it has a large variety of dishes, mainly desi, and it is all you can eat but over the years the overall quality of food has deteriorated a bit. However still some dishes are really good so you will get your money's worth

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Salman_Karachi
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

It's a good restaurant. Mughal kind of ambiance and dull lighting increases the beauty of this place. Its situated on main Shahrah e faisal. Can b approached easily by any means of transport. They have wide variety of fry items, BBQ items, rice, curries, etc....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Wajeha A
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Lal Qila was recommended to us by a Pakistani relative during an extended stay in Karachi. It did not disappoint. From the moment you step in, it feels like you have entered a medieval Mughal castle. The upstairs balcony is very ornate, waiters are dressed...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Yusuf S
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Lal Qila is maintaing its quality & variety at reasonable prices. Ambience is very good. Quite a detailed menu offers satisfaction of taste buds for all age groups. Shahi serving & celebration with cake adds colours to the feast. Advisable to go after table reservation...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank salam2013
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Food was very Delious. Variety of food as it was buffet. Environment was peaceful and lively. Staff was efficient and attentive. Dessert was too good. Enjoyed alot. Good place to spend time with friends and family 😚😚😚

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ambreen_7
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Last night we had gone with a group of friends for dinner at CocoChan Restaurant which caters to Japanese, Thai and Mandarin cuisine. We opted for a combination of Japanese and Thai food. The Thai Tum Yom Gai soup was excellent. This was followed by...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Mabel M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Delicious and well-priced meals. Could work on improving the range of cuisines offered to customers.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Slang1001
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

The ambiance of the lights, decor and costumes is helpful to set the mood of Lal Quila. The food is fresh when it come to the grilled variety and the ice cream (although very busy) not so much. We were a party of 9, waited...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Zafar39525
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We went with a large party, including children. The foods and drinks are fabulous. Extremely large choice of dishes. Entertainment for children. Large al fresco tables. Everything is prepared in front of you.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank raobert
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I have been going to Lal Qila for a long time now whenever I visit Karachi. This used to be the premier restaurant when it first opened. Now it has lost it's lead. Don't get me wrong the food is still good but the competition...More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank muazzams2017
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$70
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karachi, Pakistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Pakistan  >  Sindh Province  >  Karachi>  > City Railway Colony
  • Neighbourhood: City Railway Colony
  • Phone Number: +92 21 111 525 745
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