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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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19 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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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215 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Karachi, Pakistan
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

even though i am a member of Lal qilla but i want to share my experience of visiting LalQila simply a very good place for enjoying dinner or lunch there with whole family. prawn and fish and the Bar B q is excellent. i prefer visit in winter for Prawn and the fish which attract me and my family.salads and... More 

Thank sshobi507
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169 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

There are two restaurants with the same name, I'm writing about the one near avari hotel. This is having small place, but they provided variety of dishes in the buffet specially in the Ramzan month.

Thank Abdul G
Karachi, Pakistan
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

great food lots of verity clay oven fish is best fresh bread plus oriental food and all you can eat worth of going

Thank zakali1234
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

They do charge extra but they have taste and quality as compared to their competitors they have open and very clean environment plus staff is corporative they are special in Pakistani food. Specifically Batair and Shrimps

Thank Sufiyan S

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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
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
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?