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10/A M.A.C.H.S Shahrah-e-Faisal, Karachi 75350, Pakistan
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Karachi, Pakistan
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited many times and it tastes good all the times. Location is central to Karachi citizens. It's a buffet of Pakistani cuisine and many dishes are delicious. The ambience is good and mostly the restaurant is open to sky. So on good rainy days it's not advisable to visit. All in all its good to come and eat if you... More 

Thank riazhassan
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

good buffet with more than 50 varieties ambiance is good and live cooking is very popular specially tandoori fish

Thank Imran I
Level Contributor
28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yesterday night I was there with my family for dinner. It was nice place for family dinner. Good virility of food.

Thank Syeda Romana K
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place with historical building amazing food friendly staff decent environment and tasty food

Thank Neelam M
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40 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

it was not like its name big name but nothing in taste average restaurant can find more taste on normal public resturents and price is very high

Thank Aneeb Mustafa G
Karachi, Pakistan
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Just Ok food and average ambience. High tea and brunch are average. Worth visiting once to have a flavour of some traditional foods

Thank fqhaq
Karachi, Pakistan
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

Food was average. Scenic view was very good reflecting the local traditions. Ambiance also good and service fantastic

Thank Rana K
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Excellent place for dine out with family, here you can have all sorts of Pakistani dishes on buffet. Had great time with family

Thank RehanAbbasi
Crown Point, Indiana
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262 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Lal Qila Restaurant in Karachi is a restaurant portraying the renowned majesty of impressive and dignified past. Lal Qila Restaurant is a dramatic and eye-catching insight of the glory of ancient Pakistan. This restaurant offers you the opportunity to dine outdoors, buffet style on genuine Pakistani Mughlai, Tandoori, Live Barbecue, and Traditional Pakistani cuisine. Lal Qila is the best buffet... More 

Thank MrWarrenM
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

The dishes n food are tasty as well as in abundance.fresh n hot. I like most their different types of salads n sweet dishes.the environment is charming but need some better light arrangements on the table.if one dish of barbq is started that is seekh mutton boti that would be a nice addition.

Thank Nasir K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Indian, Asian, Pakistani, Halal, Chinese, Middle Eastern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10/A M.A.C.H.S Shahrah-e-Faisal, Karachi 75350, Pakistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Pakistan  >  Sindh Province  >  Karachi
  • Phone Number: 4529493

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