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Shah-Jahan Indian Restaurant

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7/152 Griffith St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
(07) 5599 3522
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Lismore, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is handily located within the main area of Coolangatta, on the cusp of the border between NSW and Queensland. There are a cluster of restaurants within stones throw of it so you'll have your choice of a range of places. If you happen to choose this one then you'll be getting a solid Indian offering. The menu has... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

When we went to the restaurant, it was empty which normally deters us away but we really felt like indian food. We decided to give it a try. We got given water and menus as soon as we walked in and we ordered some starters and some mains. The food was sooo delicious and very affordable. The potatoe nan was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic curry. Great vindaloo great service Being going there for years The Indian bread was superb The price was reasonable and will definitely continue to do so

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Queensland, Australia
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

The food tasted like flour. Very minimal taste. The cheese Naan was hard and flavorless too. So very disappointed.

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Thank Chels87
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed an authentic Indian meal today 22/3/16. Starter consisted of chicken tikka and vegetable samosa followed by butter chicken, Handi beef curry accompanied by garlic naan and free saffron rice. YUM BYO with no corkage charge which was a great bonus. Plus you get to take away any leftovers!

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Old Bar, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

Was up there as with 1 of the best Indian restaurants I've been to, & I've been to at least 2. Seriously though great food and great service. AAA+

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Mullumbimby, Australia
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

ordered a take away, there were no other diners at the time of my order which is always a bad sign, the thai restaurant next door was packed. chicken tikka masala was stale bits of chicken floating in a sauce of too much cream and red colouring. the chicken tikka was a cut of some scrap of chicken with skin... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

did not like thee food, ordered butter chicken and chick pea curry. Too much sugar in butter chicken and cream in the chick pea curry, not tasty

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

Great food. Fast and tasty. Highly recommend this to anyone looking for that nz butter chicken style creamy and sweet. This is the place. 10 out of 10 deelish

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Thank TK C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Great tasting Indian food, very authentic. The taste and smell brought me back to India. Service was quick even though they were extremely busy. The food was not changed for western taste so if you don't like spicy this is not the place for you.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7/152 Griffith St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: (07) 5599 3522

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