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Lal Qilla

Karachi, Pakistan
+92 21 111 525 745
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
“tandoori fish” (2 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Pakistani, Barbecue, Asian, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Karachi, Pakistan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

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.

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

1  Thank muazzams2017
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Lal Qila is a theme Restaurant and have been serving for many years. Here you can find every type of food, Chinese, Italian, Mughliai, Continental, Food Quality is best. Best Dishes I like Shrimps, Pamphret Baked Fish. They have a variety of range of sweet...More

Thank FaisalRafiq
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

More than a decade old, the one of its kind red fort or Lal qila on shahrah e faisal is about 10km or 25minutes from the major hotels. It offers open air seating as well as an indoor section. The place seems to have lost...More

Thank Aimanr
Reviewed 9 March 2017 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
Reviewed 6 March 2017 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
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...More

Thank waqaspai
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,

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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$70
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs 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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