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Shahi Restaurant

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Indre By (Inner City)
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Skindergade 42, Copenhagen 1159, Denmark
45 33 12 62 72
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 29
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 14
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  • 11
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  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice Indian restaurant in the city center

I enjoyed the food a lot at Shahi restaurant. You can choose between three different grades of spicyness. Great idea, you can have Indian food which close to the authentic food in Asia.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Ina_Swiss
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Zürich
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're after good food and good service, then move on. The food is reasonable, I admit, yet the service is bloody woeful. 25 mins between seating and ordering - in an empty restaurant. The wait staff were too busy talking to each other. 3 different people waited our table which only caused confusion. They refused to serve us tap... More 

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Zürich
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98 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed the food a lot at Shahi restaurant. You can choose between three different grades of spicyness. Great idea, you can have Indian food which close to the authentic food in Asia.

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Thank Ina_Swiss
Guangzhou, China
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

my experience is not very good with this restaurant. ambiance is so so, not looks like a restaurant. If food is good peoples also can accept that. But i was not happy by having food.

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Thank Vicky S
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

First of all the place is very small and tables too close, even the waitress could not bring the order :) carry kofta was not worth the money, lamb was average so overall poor experience.

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Thank Simas P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

I like Indian food, and I had traveled in India several times. Like in India the service was very slow but the food was quite nice. I recommend their lassi it reminded me the original taste.

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Thank Dror B
tewkesbury eng
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

I visited this restaurant along with my mother and sister, this was a Friday night visit and the restaurant was not that busy. The order was taken using the name of the food and the menu number. In Denmark all the curry dishes are offered in different strength of spice, as in Denmark most people do not eat too hot... More 

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Thank michaeljames
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

I was there several times in the past, the food was allways very good. But during my last visit the food was not anymore that much goog as in the past.

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Thank Stefan H
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

I love good indian food but this was not good indian food ... The nann bread was terrible and everything else the butter chicken and mix vegetables not good.

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Thank Esther Á
Koblenz, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We visited shahi restaurant many times.the food was simply outstanding. We got both lamb and vegetarian dishes, a lot of beautiful accessories and Indian specialties,, waitor were polite but not Danish-speaking . The price is reasonable and the quality is real good.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

Visited Copenhagen with friends and family...the way hotel owner behaved was rediculous..he has no manners while talking to Customer.I will strongly not recommending this hotel to anyone. FOOD Quality was pathatic.

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Thank Dinesh P

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Skindergade 42, Copenhagen 1159, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighborhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: 45 33 12 62 72

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Indre By (Inner City)

Neighborhood Profile
Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its blend of charming old buildings and bold new architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which consists of three buildings, two of which are new and situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and venues of the inner city and its surrounding neighborhoods, are alive all year round with everything from jazz festivals to outdoor ice skating rinks and parachuting at the lakes right in the center of the city. This compact area boasts beautiful old castles, tranquil parks, and bustling squares where you can always find a bench to stretch out your legs whenever you need a break.