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Plot 153, Ibex Hill | Kabulonga, Lusaka, Zambia
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Perfect Indian food in Lusaka

and very friendly and prompt service as well. Highly appreciated. I've had 2 dinners here early july. With the current load-shedding in Lusaka, cooking can be a real challenge, but I guess mr Dil has his generators all geared up

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

and very friendly and prompt service as well. Highly appreciated. I've had 2 dinners here early july. With the current load-shedding in Lusaka, cooking can be a real challenge, but I guess mr Dil has his generators all geared up

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Lusaka, Zambia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The food is average Indian cuisine. But we've eaten at dil for years. And just love it. The waiters are awesome, the pool area is nice and relaxed...

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This long standing restaurant on Ibex Hill offers Indian food that can be excellent but at times drops in quality to mediocre. Most of my trips there over the past 15 years have been satisfactory to very good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is the best Indian food in town. You can sit inside or outside, ( remeber Mosquito spray if outside) friendly staff and large variety of dishes to choose from. We have been many times and enjoyed all the dishes served there and if you can't find something you like they will make up a dish for you! Portions are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Been a number of times and have never been disappointed with the meal. Authentic Indian cuisine and service is fast. Only ever questioned the waiter on the drinks order. Will visit again and recommend it to anyone who asks.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

While in Lusaka, I tried to visit as many Indian restaurants as I could (there are none in my city). Dill is definitely the best one. It took me a while to find it, but I am sure I persisted. The setting (Ibex Hill) is wonderful and the food is a perfect match. The samosas were crisp and full of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Been going to this restaurant for many many years now. And it never disappoints. Actually had our engagement party here over 15 years ago so I guess it also holds sentimental value. Extensive menu, great service, great prices, very generous portions. Best Indian food for miles.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The Dill has had consistent excellent food over the past 8 years. It is easy to also phone in orders for take away as well (very nice feature for busy people). The restaurant has a pleasant ambiance and the service is excellent. It is a bit more costly than other Indian restaurants in Lusaka but we find it worth it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Dil is an establishment in the Indian restaurant ranks in Lusaka. Good food. Though a bit out of the way on Ibex Hill, it is worth visiting.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

People say this is the best Indian restaurant in Lusaka, and I still believe so after having dinner several times here.

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Address: Plot 153, Ibex Hill | Kabulonga, Lusaka, Zambia
Location: Africa  >  Zambia  >  Lusaka Province  >  Lusaka
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Indian

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  • Address: Plot 153, Ibex Hill | Kabulonga, Lusaka, Zambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Zambia  >  Lusaka Province  >  Lusaka

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Indian

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