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Jewel of India

Senegambia strip | Kololi, Kololi, Serekunda, Gambia
+220 744 3895
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (32 reviews)
“poppadoms” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Senegambia strip | Kololi, Kololi, Serekunda, Gambia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a small restaurant with very noce people you really feel welcome here. The food is excellent . Like in all countries indian restaurants are a bit more expensive but the food is preapred with love

Thank Henk1958
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had not tried this place but had seen it to be a popular spot especially with curry-loving tourists. The popadoms and chutneys were good, on the very spicy side though so be warned!, best to order yoghurt ratia with the dips and meal. The...More

Thank Nael C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

alka the owner has only had the place 15 months shes turned the place round please give it ago I'm not paid to say this

Thank Luciano L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time we had been and it was superb. Having previously been to the clay oven a couple of times which is very poor in comparison this is traditional Indian food with great service. Recently extended and right on the Senegambia strip we highly recommend...More

Thank Fossehouse09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After this restaurant being recommended to us by locals we decided to give it a try as you do. Curry was very good and service was pleasing by the Gambian however the Indian owners never even acknowledged us despite speaking to her earlier in the...More

Thank infernodjw1
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

As something of an Indian cuisine obsessive, I generally try to track down somewhere selling curry regardless of what country I am in. So after a few beers along the strip I stumbled across The Jewel of India.  My prayers had been answered. We were...More

1  Thank DanCarmody
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Almost everywhere in the world seems to boast an Indian restaurant these days, and generally the more remote the location the lower the standards. Accordingly it was with some trepidation that I initially ate at this restaurant. My worries were soon dismissed however, since I...More

1  Thank Roylav
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Wow amazing host Alka Shah wonderful food and atmosphere thank you for your hospitality a must visit so much variety too we loved it

1  Thank Sangita M
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We thought we would try an Indian whilst in The Gambia with friends, service was good and attentive. Food was freshly prepared and came to us hot. I personally had the prawn masala with a peshwari naanbread, very nice. One of our friends don’t eat...More

Thank Sonia H
Reviewed 27 November 2017

found a black curly hair in a starter, staff were good about it but manager didnt really seem to care and offered a 100D refund (£1.30!) food was ok , wasnt anything to shout about.

Thank Bigt85
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Senegambia strip | Kololi, Kololi, Serekunda, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Serekunda  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: +220 744 3895
Here at "Jewel of India" we serve essentially North Indian food, a lively mix of spices with tempting aromas from Punjab. Tandoori cooking is popular throughout the world and here you will find marinated meats, fish, rotis and naans done over the traditional coal fire, enhancing the aromatic flavours. Tandoori - Chicken, Lamb & Seafood Curries - Vegetarian Dishes - Biryani & Rices Complimentary poppadoms & pickles with every order. Take Away & Party Catering available.
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