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GT Road, Peshawar, Pakistan
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
""over rated"" BALANA restaurant

Much over rated restaurant in peshawar. reason could be that it came into service when compitition was weak in the city . The atmosphere is poor , the food is average, cleanliness is wanting, especially ghosht, mutton , dishes were below the mark . Comparatively many good restaurants have come up... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 6, 2014
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Islamabad
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Much over rated restaurant in peshawar. reason could be that it came into service when compitition was weak in the city . The atmosphere is poor , the food is average, cleanliness is wanting, especially ghosht, mutton , dishes were below the mark . Comparatively many good restaurants have come up in surrounding. A bad experience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Fresh and tasty food. For me the 2nd best restaurant in town and one my top 10s in all the restaurants I have been dine in. Top quality buffet with reasonable prices. Service is good. Nice atmosphere but a little small. Must dine if you are in peshawar.

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I went to Balana today with my family for lunch. We actually went to Balana to try their Buffet. I'm going to start with what I liked and that is the fresh salad and as usual my favorite drink, Pepsi. I had bits of a few things. The Biryani and Gosht Karahi was average and the meat in Karahi was... More 

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Islamabad
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Not a good place to choose. Better substitutes are available on the same road. Parking problem. Small space. No delicious dishes.

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Peshawar
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

worst buffet, it used to be best in peshawar when it started but now it aint worth going, the quality of foood n taste they both dont match up to the mark, although the ambience is good, but in the end ull be like we could have been to a better place

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

I recommend its good.buffet cost 870 rupees per head but it's not like it use to be a year back. But any how it's good the only problem is its croweded and less space to sit

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Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Food is better but space for guests are small, for kids thay have small funland, facing problem for parking

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

Reviewed January 9, 2012 Few years back I had buffet dinner at this restaurant but that wasn't impressive. This time I along with my family came here for buffet dinner. It was simply great. Lot of variety and good taste plus friendly staff. Highly recommended for all..

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

Few years back I had buffet dinner at this restaurant but that wasn't impressive. This time I along with my family came here for buffet dinner. It was simply great. Lot of variety and good taste plus friendly staff. Highly recommended for all..

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2011

It is surely the Best place to eat in Peshawar. Great taste. I love eating here..

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: GT Road, Peshawar, Pakistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Pakistan  >  Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province  >  Peshawar

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15

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