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Shah-Jahan Indian Restaurant

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7/152 Griffith Street, Coolangatta, Queensland 4225, Australia
(07) 5599 3522
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
good find on a Saturday night

Chose the Shah after a short walk from our hotel. Looked to be patronised by locals. Had a quick, tasty and reasonably cheap meal with good service. There were two tables of 6 plus couples. BYO seems to be the go. We were there just after 6pm, as we were going to a show at Twin Towns. Beat the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
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North Haven, New South Wales, Australia
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Nothing was too much trouble as we walked in after leaving La Porchetta where we were treated very shabily. Tables were instantly moved around to accommodate us, the service was excellent, the food was delicious. Considering we were a large group without a booking on a very busy weekend we were made to feel very welcome. Thanks for a lovely... More 

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port macquarie au
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

Chose the Shah after a short walk from our hotel. Looked to be patronised by locals. Had a quick, tasty and reasonably cheap meal with good service. There were two tables of 6 plus couples. BYO seems to be the go. We were there just after 6pm, as we were going to a show at Twin Towns. Beat the crowds... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We are locals and this is the best Indian restaurant in Coolangatta. Great food, great service! We will be back!! Thank you for your fabulous food!!

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Food was bland and naan bread was salty. Would not eat there again. Lamb was tasteless and quality of chicken meat was way below any acceptable standard.

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Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Best Indian restaurant in coolangatta. Husband and wife team provides enjoyable Indian flavors. I was very impressed with their naan bread and efficient and friendly service from the front of house staff.

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Santa Barbara, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Food was ok but had a problem with their staff. I left an expensive raincoat there, so when I went the next day to retrieve it, one employee claimed they had put it under the counter but it was not there now. They called the other employees who claimed nothing. One of them has my jacket and effectively stolen it.

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

As a typical English family who loves Indian food, we did our research around the area and thought we'd try Shah-Jahan because of all the great reviews. We ordered two meat dishes and two vegetables ones as well as poppadoms and a garlic naan. All the food was pretty average and the portions were rather small in comparison to the... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Good food, with great service and nice atmosphere. I tried the prawn Marsala and was not disappointed! Garlic naan was a great surprise. Nice spot to people watch too!

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Ive been around the world and the Indian we eat was some of the best Ive ever tasted...will be back..Dean

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

My second time dining here on the weekend (28/02/15) and I believe the food was possibly even better than before. The service is friendly, the staff even rearranged the furniture so we could sit outside. It is BYO but there's a bottle shop right across the road. I am allergic to peppers, so I tend to go for the non-spicy... More 

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Address: 7/152 Griffith Street, Coolangatta, Queensland 4225, Australia
Phone Number: (07) 5599 3522
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
Cuisine: Indian

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  • Address: 7/152 Griffith Street, Coolangatta, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: (07) 5599 3522

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  • Cuisine: Indian

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