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Shah-Jahan Indian Restaurant

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7/152 Griffith St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 7 5599 3522
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5 of 5 bubbles 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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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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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Dirranbandi, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016

Amazing Indian food! We ordered a variety of dishes ... prawn korma, chicken tikka masala, beef vindaloo ... and everyone loved their meals! The naan bread was delicious! It is a BYO restaurant, so remember to take your bottle of wine with you!

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Thank Lezette E
Brisbane
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

Best Indian meal we have had for a long time! As a family of four, we were seated inside and selected the banquet that included four currirs- lentil, chicken beef and lamb- rice, narn bread and papadums and desert. Must say it was the best butter chicken! Anyway, if you are looking for a family friendly restaurant with tasty curries... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Best butter chicken & Nann bread! Loved it. Not fussed on the beef korma...too bland... But everything else was fantastic!

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Thank Donna D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in Saturday night. We enjoyed the meal and fast service. Meals has good portions of meat to share one meal between two. Have been before and will come again.

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2015

Well we couldn't fault our meal or service the food was up to it's usual standard. Although this is the first time I had been back since they had moved i wasn't disappointed. It is a lot smaller than when it was on Marine Parade, but it didn't matter to us. Nothing was to much trouble and they asked if... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

The takeway i ordered was to be lamb koma which most of it ended up in the Bin.Worst koma i have ever had. Seemed to a yellow sauce made on cream with chunks of lamb.Not a cashew or coconut cream or curry flavour to be had.The fruit Naan bread was great.Do not insult your taste buds on this place.

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Palm Beach, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2015

We had a rare night away from our daughter the other night - she went bowling with Palm Beach cubs and we had an hour for dinner until we needed to pick her up. Coolangatta is a tourist strip of the worst kind. Like Surfers Paradise, it is full of overpriced rubbish restaurants, pokey little $2 junk shops and 'boutiques'... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2015

Shah Jahan used to be excellent when it was on Marine Parade. The new venue has no atmosphere compared to the previous location. Despite this and perceived change in the flavour we still dine there. We visited midweek and at 7pm the restaurant was empty. We usually order the Shah Jahan curry and it was no where near as nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Families with children
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: +61 7 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?