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Dastarkhwan

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Indian, Halal, Afghani, Asian
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U. P. Press Club, China Bazaar Gate, Hazratganj | Hazratganj, Lucknow 226001, India
+91 522 239 7717
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1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Gurgaon, India
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am sure whoever comes here do overeating. Fantastic Non veg food. vegetarian might get something. Must visit if you are in lucknow

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Thank Anudh
Lucknow, India
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place to have food with fruends but not with the family. Many dishes to enjoy but management is not upto the mark.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very excited to go to Dastarkhan on my lucknow visit. was so excited to see Shahi Tukra there that i ordered one before the main course. Turned out to be a total turn off. Rabri was flavored and tasted stale. Waiter offered to warm it up for better taste but that ruined it further order veg regular -... More 

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Thank Gaurav G
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chicken Masala is simply irresistible. Other itmes are good as well . Mutton Biryani is also very good.

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Thank Piyush S
Mumbai
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87 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a higher middle class fine dining joint with Lucknawi Mughlai food speciality. It is reasonably clean. When we visited for lunch the restaurant was crowded and we had to wait for 15 minutes.This place is very popular with locals and visitors. The service is fast and efficient. We tried 'Chicken Lagan' and 'gilawti kebab' and both were very... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place which lives up to and far exceeds the hype. One should not miss this place, and is possibly the best awadhi food I've ever had. Please ensure you have the Mutton Shami Kababs. They are to die for. They are even better than the tunday Gulawati. They have a brilliant bite and texture which is missing... More 

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Lucknow, India
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just go to dastarkhwan for their chicken masala. It's lovely, have it with a paratha and if you're still hungry order biryani. The aroma that lingers in the press club lane suddenly increases your appetite.

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Thank prabalnm9
Ranikhet, India
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited there with my friends and we didn't faced any problems there ..variety of foods like non veg is very tasty,, I had chicken mashala and rumali it's very nice,, but little improvement services is not good..its okay

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Jaipur, India
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1,050 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good place to visit if you want to eat excellent food. Very tasty food with good quantity and not very pricey.

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1 Thank Manish B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there..when we were so hungry. It was a good decision to go there. Nice ambience .but please don't use plastic plates @Gomtinagar branch..it's not a fast food restaurant! It spoils the look . Kebab and Biryani was delicious and the pieces were juicy and well-cooked. I just love the taste of parathas.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Indian, Halal, Afghani, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U. P. Press Club, China Bazaar Gate, Hazratganj | Hazratganj, Lucknow 226001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Lucknow
  • Phone Number: +91 522 239 7717

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?