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11 Holborn Rd, Kingston, Jamaica
+1 876-922-3247
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Kingston, Jamaica
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35 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

The sauces and curries are so thick and luscious, the atmosphere is intoxicating. What a great escape in the middle of New Kingston. This restaurant offers a wonderful menu with lots of choice, and the hosts are very keen and able to offer suggestions when needed. The food is always prepared with great care in my experience. Definitely worth a... More 

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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

I was on holiday in Jamaica, after eating local food for the last 8nights I was craving a curry. Being asian it's like taking water away from a well, dieing for spicy curry. Went in service was fantastic place was clean requested a chicken curry. Unfortunately the meat wast Halal,however the chef made us a veg curry and fish Masala... More 

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Thank UsmanAA
Detroit, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2013

We've been to many Indian restaurants in Chicago, New York, etc: this was good quality/value for the money. A very extensive menu, even for vegetarians/vegans.

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Thank JAtrip v
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137 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2013 via mobile

We visited here to celebrate my father's birthday expecting something a little special. We ordered a selection of food but my father was very clear he wanted curried goat. As a Jamaican he knows his goat meat. He was unable to eat it as it was actually mutton and almost impossible to chew. We did complain and the the waiter... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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102 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2013

We had dinner outside in the garden area, which was pleasant and lit nicely in the evening. The food was pricey, but we particularly enjoyed the callaloo (similar to spinach) and paneer curry, as well as the other dishes. The service was good too.

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Thank zengirl_10
Chiswick
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2012

Have to agree with previous reviews, food is average and a little pricey. It was very quiet but then it was Christmas Eve!

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Thank holidaymadChiswick
Kingston, Jamaica
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67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2012

The service was good, but the food was average but pricey.

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Thank jamaica07Kingston
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2012

Food is average, a bit too oily. But when you are Indian and looking for Indian food, it'll do.

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Jamaica
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2011

This is by far the best Indian food in Kingston! My tastebuds thank me everytime I treat them to their food (especially curried mutton).

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2 Thank kamibo
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2010

On top of great, authentic Indian cuisine, Akbar will also arrange to pick you up at your hotel. How can you go wrong with that?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Holborn Rd, Kingston, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Kingston Parish  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 876-922-3247

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