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Grand Indian

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Grand Hotel Rd, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
+94 52 2 222881
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
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Epalinges, Switzerland
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

During our stay in Nuwara Eliya we had lunch at this place 2x. Friendly staff, great food and convenient location!

Thank carolien7171
United Kingdom
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102 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Delicious food! Expected it to be busy - it was. But we just turned up when we were ready and shares a table. Couldn't have worked out better if we'd planned.

Thank Diana W
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were a vegetarian lot and one of us had further restrictions to work with. The staff were upfront about what could and could not be arranged. They did help us out with a meal. We had the lunch thalis and they were delicious. Easily the best Indian food we had in SL.

1 Thank Archana U
Vlierden, The Netherlands
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399 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here around 20:00 and had to stand in the queue for another half hour. This place is busy and that is for a reason. The food is delicious and it is really value for money. Service is nice and swift. All in all a pleasure to have eaten here. The restaurant does not take reservations so it is... More 

Thank PeterEijsbouts
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

They serve good indian food although I personally prefer a stronger flavoured masala tea. Service was fast and efficient. Well worth the price. Each dish was between LKR 800-1000. Between the two of us we had one set of butter chicken, mutton masala, pakora. We both had a masala tea & lime juice each. Total came up to LKR3800 with... More 

Thank Dragonfli3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In general Nuwara Eliya is a food desert, especially after being so spoilt with amazing food in the South and eg. Ella. We tried this restaurant and we're lucky to get there a while before it opens, cause around 18.10 a queue in front of the door starts to form (the door opens at 18.30). The place is busy, and... More 

Thank Magdalena M
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130 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is next door to the disastrous Coffee bar but thank heavens is a much better experience.

Thank Pablo17
West SussexUK
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133 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service from manager and his staff. Food is soooo good. Plenty of choice, plus an ice cold beer. Everything cooked to perfection . Service, attentive. Place opens at 6..30 with a queue outside, tells you all you need to know

Thank deannewton
Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was hard to get an appointment for lunch, as the place was in high demand. The food was nice & cheap too. Need few days to try various menus.

Thank Gamkula
Portland, Oregon
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aside from having to que at opening, the restaurant serves very good food,very nicely served. Location easy, nice surroundings . One of best in town for tourist.

Thank ainslie earl k

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Hotel Rd, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Nuwara Eliya
  • Phone Number: +94 52 2 222881

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