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202-204 High Street | Morayshire, Elgin IV30 1BA, Scotland
+44 1343 541461
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“naan bread” (27 reviews)
“chicken” (20 reviews)
“curries” (14 reviews)
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Pakistani, Indian, Balti, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
202-204 High Street | Morayshire, Elgin IV30 1BA, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went for lunch here with my friend and my & 6 month old daughter! My daughter was playing up so I gave her my keys, straight Way one of the staff took the keys from her so harshly and ranted "it was disgusting I let...More

Thank RNM1985
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have dined here twice in the last two months, once for and 'leaving do' and once for an extended business dinner. On both occasions we have over 20 diners in our group. The Qismat were fantastic and looked after all our needs. Excellent service,...More

Thank garycallow
Reviewed 6 days ago

On a very dreich day we looked for somewhere to eat a warm, filling lunch. We weren't disappointed. Our welcome wasn't as friendly as it could have been. I believe this was because we arrived at 13:40, 20 minutes before they stopped serving lunch. However...More

Thank Foodie50XX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous Indian meal, everything we had was perfect. 2 ladies so we chatted all night and no one was rushing us out, even though we were last. Thank you.

1  Thank lornadempsey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal out. Service was excellent, good atmosphere and wonderful curry! Highly recommended and will definitely be back

1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Usually come here for a buffet night with friend very good value for money good service friendly staff advisable to book as very busy place

1  Thank caroleannhay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten at Qismat regularly for many months, every time we visit.... it just gets better! Due to busy work schedules it's difficult to make reservations... so rocking up at 7pm on a Saturday night seemed like a bad move. Qismat was absolutely buzzing! Not...More

1  Thank Mikaela R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The go too restaurant for Indian food bar none in the local area, and probably as far as Inverness. The take away delivery times are spot on and have never let me down thus far, the garlic nan { best not have any business meetings...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Haven't been here for a while but in a recent visit found the food excellent.... great choice.... friendly attentive stafff and good atmosphere

Thank Trudydudy22
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Went here last night while on a weekend break visiting good friends. Food was really lovely and service was outstanding! We can't wait to go back again! Highly recommended.

1  Thank Gary C
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27 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from georged1232017 | Reviewed this property |
Monday night but book as it is nearly always full.
Brian G
21 May 2017|
Response from Iflett | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do carry outs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202-204 High Street | Morayshire, Elgin IV30 1BA, Scotland (Formerly The Qismat Tandoori)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Moray  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: +44 1343 541461
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Qismat is a busy licensed Indian restaurant, popular with locals and visitors to the area. Offering a wide choice of dishes, mainly curries and tandoori dishes, but also much more. We also have a special 3 course lunchtime menu available. Every Mondays we have a buffet available with 8 starters, 12 main courses and various desserts. We have been consistently serving freshly prepared food for 30 years, with a consistently high turnover of covers
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