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Blue Ginger

583 Washington St | Area10, Pacific Mall, Lilongwe, Malawi
+265 1 795 225
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (6 reviews)
“naan” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
583 Washington St | Area10, Pacific Mall, Lilongwe, Malawi
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This is one of the best Indian restaurants in Lilongwe located within the small Pacific shopping centre in the largely residential Area 10. Whether for lunch or dinner you will enjoy a wide range of sumptuous Indian cuisine. My favorite ones are fish masala, mutton...More

Thank Eugene N
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful ambience with excellent staff will make you want to keep coming almost every day. Coupled with excellent cuisine. You can get chinese, Indo chinese and Indian. There's something for everyone. The staff are so helpful and even willing to keep an eye on the...More

Thank Sana N
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great take-away curry from this restaurant. They even had bags of ice. Worth their weight in gold in a city that had no power. The curry dishes were all very good. The owners were very accommodating.

Thank Miotoni
Reviewed 28 October 2017

My daughter and I came here on a Friday night -- I probably will not do that again. The parking lot was crazy crowded, it was tough to find a spot and hard to maneuver in. The restaurant was not busy when we entered at...More

Thank Tamara S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The food is really tasty and the staff and management went the extra mile to make us feel like honored guests. We will definitely be back.

Thank DJ H
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I dined at Blue Ginger up to3 times. The restaurant serves Chinese and Indian meals. Their meals are really nice (I did Chinese) and the prices are not to bad in my opinion. It is decent and their staff are courteous too.

Thank Ritz2013
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

If you happen to be an Indian food person and you are in Lilongwe, Malawi - then go to Blue Ginger. Promise - You will not regret and you will have good value for your money. I had the mutton dish and it was super....More

Thank Makangano
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Graded average as compared to others, price somewhat high. But the ambiance is good and its licenced, in a quiet shopping centre. has take away.

Thank Margot P
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We are a couple of curry fanatics and this is quite a let down. I only gave 2 stars because the portion was sizable. We ordered take away and asked for some poppadums while we were waiting to be informed they charge for poppadums? When...More

Thank Abby T
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I have never eaten in a Chinese/Indian restaurant before. It was interesting! The food was good and the service was impressive too!

Thank Elaine M
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Questions & Answers
Janet S
4 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Eugene N | Reviewed this property |
They close at about 10pm and they serve wine.
Jeffrey S
6 November 2016|
Response from mwfoodiemike |
I've been there quite a lot of times in the last few months and neither I nor my family have gotten sick. The food is great as always
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 583 Washington St | Area10, Pacific Mall, Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Location: Africa  >  Malawi  >  Central Region  >  Lilongwe
  • Phone Number: +265 1 795 225
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