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Lal Qila Restaurant

351-353 Cleveland Street | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 1300 525 745
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Barbecue, Pakistani, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
351-353 Cleveland Street | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With a group of friends, we ordered the $40 banquet, which had 3 entrees and a selection of three curries and dessert. It started off with "Indian Nachos" which were fantastic, then a very tasty chicken tikka, and some lamb kebabs, these entrees were really...More

Thank Vagabond_World
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the wonderful neighborhood of Surry Hills. Excellent Indian in a charming ambience w/ very good service.

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here with friends with much expectation. It was ok but I was disappointed as I didn't think it was as great as some of the other Surry Hills Indian eateries. Nice guys and great service though.

Thank Landage W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Start with the Pappadums - then enjoy a wonderful array of traditional dishes - tandoori cauliflower, korma style fresh veggies, chickpea daal, lamb biryani - accompanied by roti, naan or paratha. It's BYO and the staff are attentive and friendly. The noise can be a...More

Thank connery007
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We had Pappadum's (very crispy, not greasy), Naulakha Korma (vegetable curry), and Dal Khushbudar. Everything was delicious and the service was prompt and courteus. The meal cost $42.

Thank FJPro
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with the family for a taste of Indian food in Sydney. Coming from London, I have to say the Indian food at this place was outstanding. We tried a variety of curry dishes and they all exceeded our expectations. The restaurant itself is spacious...More

Thank Shahab K
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant after looking at all the reviews and it certainty did not disappoint!! The staff are so attentive, the atmosphere was buzzing and the food was very authentic and so delicious. Lots of choices for a vegetarians and meat eaters alike...More

Thank Sally L
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We love this place the food is so authentic and delicious the service is great it's BYO and it's not expensive you really can't go wrong!!

Thank I1999SOkarenr
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

First time here and not the last. Everything was mouth watering and leaving wanting more with each mouthful. Sublime flavours and aromatics. Just wonderful. Note to self. Come with an appetite as the serves are generous. Just lovely

Thank Allder
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Food is really outstanding. Excellent value and service. It's not a flashy place, but you go there for the food! Its nice enough for a group of friends.

Thank VeroandCam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351-353 Cleveland Street | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 1300 525 745
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LAL QILA RESTAURANT We aim to provide best food menu in Sydney by offering traditional Pakistani and south Asian cuisine based on the highest standards of quality, taste, hygiene, presentation and service. Authentic Pakistani & Indian Cuisine " Lal Qila Restaurant " in the heart of Surry Hills famous eatery area. "Lal Qila" we serve creative, Authentic Pakistani & Indian food by professional cooks who treat the cuisine with reverence and respect. You will love the food, service and environment to make you feel proud patrons of "Lal Qila". LAL QILA is beautifully located at a convenient locationin Surry Hills in Sydney. It has becom a benchmark name in hospitality sector offering range of South Asian food especially Pakistani and Indian cuisine with in short period of time ... and with its fabulous size and outlook you'll be sure not pass without a second look.... Be sure to visit the place whatever the occasion, whether its to fulfill your craving for mouthwatering dishes from the South-Asian continent or to enjoy a birthday or any sort of event to celebrating in comfortable environment. With its amazing waiter service and friendly reception your guaranteed to have an unforgettable experience. So all you inidan food lovers would finally have the opportunity to taste not only the best but the finest authentic PAKISTANI DISHES. WE NOW CATER FOR WEDDINGS AND HAVE A TAKE AWAY SERVICE WITH FREE DELIVERY FOR AN ORDER OVER $30
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