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Jewel of India

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
Senegambia strip | Kololi, Kololi, Serekunda, Gambia
+220 744 3895
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (28 reviews)
“naan bread” (9 reviews)
“indian food” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Senegambia strip | Kololi, Kololi, Serekunda, Gambia
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1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As something of an Indian cuisine obsessive, I generally try to track down somewhere selling curry regardless of what country I am in. So after a few beers along the strip I stumbled across The Jewel of India.  My prayers had been answered. We were...More

Thank DanCarmody
Reviewed 1 week ago

Almost everywhere in the world seems to boast an Indian restaurant these days, and generally the more remote the location the lower the standards. Accordingly it was with some trepidation that I initially ate at this restaurant. My worries were soon dismissed however, since I...More

Thank Roylav
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow amazing host Alka Shah wonderful food and atmosphere thank you for your hospitality a must visit so much variety too we loved it

Thank Sangita M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thought we would try an Indian whilst in The Gambia with friends, service was good and attentive. Food was freshly prepared and came to us hot. I personally had the prawn masala with a peshwari naanbread, very nice. One of our friends don’t eat...More

Thank Sonia H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

found a black curly hair in a starter, staff were good about it but manager didnt really seem to care and offered a 100D refund (£1.30!) food was ok , wasnt anything to shout about.

Thank Bigt85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be one be of the tastiest curries I have ever had - even in the UK. Long wait but well worth it!!

Thank Tonia133
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Gambia 4 times and each time visit here.. on the local strip.. been updated new tables etc.. very friendly staff... we had 2 pints of draught beer.. starters were onion baghi and pompadoms and dips... chicken jalfrezi with rice and chicken...More

Thank sjppmp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dont know about the food as we only got a few drinks but the local live band was 5*. If you looking for good Gambian music this is the right place.We sure recomend and will come back again ^_^

1  Thank StormLima
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the nicest curry houses love the food and drinks thanks. Will be back :) The food is excellent and prices are very good and there is a full drinks range on offer, worth a visit you won't be disappointed :)

1  Thank t99joe
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The food is quite average and not all dishes are cooked as authentic Indian. I inquired about the chef and found that he is local but trained to cook Indian food. The ambience is good though. The food is a bit pricey but that's how...More

2  Thank TraavelGeek
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Senegambia strip | Kololi, Kololi, Serekunda, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Serekunda  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: +220 744 3895
Here at "Jewel of India" we serve essentially North Indian food, a lively mix of spices with tempting aromas from Punjab. Tandoori cooking is popular throughout the world and here you will find marinated meats, fish, rotis and naans done over the traditional coal fire, enhancing the aromatic flavours. Tandoori - Chicken, Lamb & Seafood Curries - Vegetarian Dishes - Biryani & Rices Complimentary poppadoms & pickles with every order. Take Away & Party Catering available.
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