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Lal Quila

#143 of 499 Restaurants in Cork
Certificate of Excellence
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Tramways Terrace, Old Garda Station | Douglas, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 489 8574
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Cork, Ireland
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51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although I am not a regular client of Indian restaurants, I visited Lal Quila last weekend with family.I was very pleased with the quality of the meal and the service was friendly and excellent.As a bonus we received a E15 voucher towards the cost of our next visit provided we return in the next 6 months.

Thank jerryodonnell
Cork, Ireland
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

Not your standard Indian restaurant, with absolutely beautiful food in lovely surroundings band in the middle of Douglas. Highly recommended.

Thank HollingVincourt
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

my fav indian restuarant in cork by a mile.... great location in douglas... butter chicken is the best ive had in cork.special rice is superb... please try this place

Thank Dave2050
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

As with most Indian restaurants at lunchtime the menu was very limited and the restaurant a bit quiet, however the fish was really good. We had lamb bhuna and a chick pea and potato curry Bother were really really good. Very authentic and home made. Delicious Would like to try in evening when atmosphere might be better and complete a... More 

Thank KateoLL
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

We had planned on another restaurant but it was closed. All Quila turned out to be a wonderful surprise. The food was absolutely fantastic with good size portions. Only downside was the mix starter for 2 was not adequate and needs to be bigger. We had palak gosht, murg handi, Tameka daal and jeera Aloo. The food tasted excellent and... More 

Thank Amjad H
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53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Had read the reviews and was a bit unsure of what we'd get, but our 14 yr old is a bit averse to highly spiced food so the choice of non-Indian dishes swung the decision. In the end we all enjoyed Lal Quila. It's not the best Indian restaurant in the world and there is definitely better value for money,... More 

Thank MikeKelly486647
Cork, Ireland
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Always great to head here with a group of friends. It's a pleasure to mix and match dishes - and the portion sizes are impressive too. The food tastes great and is very consistent. We've had takeaway from this restaurant as well and it's a real treat.

Thank mumdadthreekids
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

thanks to the Manager and waitres was just wonderful. veryyyyyyyyyyyyyyy fast services it was delicious Asian food special butter chicken, chicken balti as well as very soft nanas i loves ur food my all family member also love ur food because of ur food i feel my mom make this food Thanks a millionsssssssssssssss

1 Thank Ravinderpal Sin... G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

We went last weekend on saturday to lal quilla restaurant in douglas . don't have words to praise this place.Outstanding.....we had in starter chicken tikka and some kind of fish in starter it was amazing so yummy. Couldn't stop my for eating.In main we had nihari ,lamb biryani, matar paneer ,garlic naan and chapattis. Hot and fresh food and service... More 

Thank kiranasim12345
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

I had friends birthday party at this restaurant. Food was really lovely and service was very good. Would love to back back again and recommend others.

Thank Vikram D

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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, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tramways Terrace, Old Garda Station | Douglas, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 489 8574

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