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Lal Qilla

City Railway Colony
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Karachi, Pakistan
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Karachi, Pakistan
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Mostly live cooking, Pakistani, chines, Lebanese, varity of deserts, salads. Place is fine, nice interior. open and indoor seating, buffet . best dinners,

Thank rafiuddin53
Islamabad, Pakistan
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45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fantastic restaurant it is. The location is perfect and the menu is just amazing. They offer a great variety of foods and the chefs are masters of their recipes. Whoever visit Karachi, must go to this restaurant.

Thank Doctimes
Karachi, Pakistan
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

An excellent place for lunch and dinner in a reasonable price. there are over 40+dishes including prawn fish Bar B Q etc. Me and my family used to visit in winter for the said dishes i loves Prawn and Fish there.very beautiful place. i recommend go early if you wish to have good dinner or lunch cos of rush. I... More 

Thank sshobi507
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170 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Over 50 varieties of food are served in the buffet. You will get it over crowded specially on weekends. It recommended to try it's lunch buffet.

Thank Abdul G
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful place and good food. To much variety of food and very organized. Well treatment by the staff. Like very much.

Thank José N
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69 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

An excellent place in Karachi for dining especially for dinner great buffet all kinds of food nice environment

1 Thank Mohammad Abdul ... Z
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

If you like oily food LAL Qilla is best for you. even you will get BARB Q oily! we left the place with terrible experience of our life.

1 Thank Humayun H
Karachi, Pakistan
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112 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

the qorst experince in recent days. the place is soo conjusted now. no counter had ready food. Had to wait in line to get the food at every counter. Good quakity also very poor. Cutlery also very poor.

Thank Jawad_Kashmiri
Karachi, Pakistan
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016

This well known and best food court. we have enjoy in Lal Qilla and eat good foods in here. best regards with Lal Qilla

Thank drimranzaidi72
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

On my last day in karachi one of my family members treated us in Lal qila and it was totally worth it. From the ambiance to the food everything was superb. I loved the selection of food they had at the buffet!! Lip smacking barbecue and desi food. A must go for everyone. If you hate waiting in line for... More 

Thank Kiranfaruqui

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$50 - $70
Asian, Pakistani, Halal
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karachi, Pakistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Pakistan  >  Sindh Province  >  Karachi>  > City Railway Colony
  • Neighborhood: City Railway Colony
  • Phone Number: 021111525745

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