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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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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

lal qilla is one of bogus place I have ever seen in my life .the food is so bad .but the place they located is good .

Thank shahanwer
Gallarate, Lombardia, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

good restaurant , buffet 100 % pakistani typical food . good place with good service . easy to use this restaurant .

Thank Inchauspe J
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

One of the beautiful places to go in Karachi to eat. A really nice place to take guests. One of the first places I visited in Karachi and it really impressed me. The style of the place is like a mughal fort and makes for really nice photos. The food is a buffet with a good variety. Not really an... More 

1 Thank Summayah K
Karachi, Pakistan
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

A good place to take guests and family members for treditional style buffet and ordered dinner menue in old mughal style envoirment. The restaurant building looks like an old QILA (FORT) of Mughal rulers. The on site cooking of number of BBQ dishes were excellant in taste. The restaurant is conveniently located on Shahrahe Faisal and has resonably good parking... More 

Thank tahirmoeen
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

This is a typical all you can eat type joint and is quite popular since it is considered to be good value for money. Never enjoyed the food. Very average. Don't recommend it

Thank fizzakazmi
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

We were invited for dinner at Lal Qila on a weekend. The place was full and there were many children as well. It's a buffet with a large variety of Pakistani cuisine from BBQ to haleem, nihari , sea food and Chinese food. The food was average but I enjoyed the variety of deserts .

Thank Mabel M
Karachi, Pakistan
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 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
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

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

Thank Imran I
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 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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20 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

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

Thank Neelam M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
Asian, Pakistani, Indian, Middle Eastern, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Buffet
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
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?