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Grand Indian

Grand Hotel Rd, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
+94 52 2 222881
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Grand Hotel Rd, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a delicious vegetarian meal in this restaurant. I highly recommend the mushrooms, garlic cheese nans, and Tikka cheese. One of the best meal we had in Sri Lanka.

Thank Emilie N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is Real, delicious and the Service is great. Here you will find one of the few restaurants which gives you the filling being in a very good restaurant. at 5.45pm we were in a waiting line and be the 6th group. It is opening...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 5 days ago

During our three night stay in Nuwara Eliya, we ate here for dinner twice! The food was fantastic, covered a lot of the bases of Indian cuisine. Our waiter, Anthony Michael, was very good and professional. Best of all...they have wine! Hard to find good...More

Thank Craig T
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is,very popular,so either get there just before the doors open at 6.30pm or an hour later when people have finished eating. The range of Indian dishes is impressive, with really tasty good quality food, the service very good and the price is, really...More

Thank debbie3southampton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is delicious, the view is amazing , the staff are friendly and the prices are reasonable. The mutton biryani and the vegetable salad were very tasty.

Thank Muntadher F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a good vegetarian curry at Grand Indian. Different taste from the usual curries but enjoyed it. Was a bit disappointed when we were told that we will be charged "extra" when we requested for sliced raw onion to go with the curry. But on...More

Thank mayurr6591
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No complains about the food - it was a good choice of Indian dishes. The service though could be better. Getting your bill while you haven't finished the meal is at least a little rude...

Thank Natalia H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Authentic indian food, but I must say the tarka was missing in the daal :P Waiters were very accomodating, the menu is diverse and accounts for a variety of indian dishes. Tin ups were an authetic touch, I didnt see lassi on the menu. Overall...More

Thank Rabeet A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to make sure you reach this place on the dot as it opens! People actually queue outside at opening time, as the food is really quite good. We had a few sabzis, daal, pilaf, garlic naan, paneer tikka and raita. The daal and...More

Thank nrm77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very busy restaurant but worth the wait. Once seated the service was very fast. Arrive early or wait until after 2030hrs or you will have a long wait as it is so popular. The menu isn't too large but the dishes they do are...More

Thank Graham B
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16 January 2018|
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Response from IdaDarcyMa | Reviewed this property |
The weather in Nuwara Eliya is quite chilly so most people wear long pants and jackets. The temperature is usually below 20 degrees or even 10 degrees at night. However, no specific dress code in this restaurant. Most... More
17 October 2017|
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Response from Manager_Grandhotel | Property representative |
Certainly we can
14 August 2017|
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Response from RashmikaR | Reviewed this property |
We can reserve a table if you contact them few hours prior to the arrival. I have done it & they managed to keep a table for 8 available by the time I arrived.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Hotel Rd, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Nuwara Eliya
  • Phone Number: +94 52 2 222881
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