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The Indus Fine Dining

Opera Galleria, Royal Opera House | Shatti Al-Qurm, Muscat 113, Oman
+968 22 022888
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Opera Galleria, Royal Opera House | Shatti Al-Qurm, Muscat 113, Oman
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Woooww,and class, quality...only these can be described for indus . We arrived at 10:30 pm on valentines day , as usual no prior reservations were made. All the tables were occupied and the polite staff had arranged a table for both us inspite of being...More

1  Thank Sunil H
Mihiran W, Guest Relations Manager at The Indus Fine Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Sunil H , Warm greeting from The Indus fine dining restaurant! Thank you for your review about dining experience. We are very pleased to know that you are happy with the overall services and staff interactions experienced during your dining with us. These are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to The Indus on Valentine's Day. We had one of the set menus. The choice of food was fantastic and the service was excellent. The food was delicious. They even prepared a plain chicken tikka with rice for our kids. We sat outside...More

Thank Rachelle F
Mihiran W, Guest Relations Manager at The Indus Fine Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Rachelle F, Warm greeting from The Indus fine dining restaurant! Thank you for your review about dining experience. We are very pleased to know that you are happy with the overall services during your dining with us. These are certainly going to be very...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined in Indus yesterday for our Valentine’s Day dinner . We ordered the special set menu . We requested for the biryani to be parceled and while eating that biryani we found a piece of metal wire in the biryani which I clicked a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is set in the sumptuous and luxurious Royal Opera compound. It has both a nicely decorated indoor and balcony dining. The food is elegantly prepared in delicate northern Indian sauces with distinct flavors. The butter chicken, lamb chunks in curry spinach sauce and...More

Thank H K F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

visiting a cousin who lives in Oman, and wow what a location this restaurant has. Overlooking the stunning opera house with beautiful interior and exterior. I have had many curry's in my time but the food was exceptional, thick rich sauces, vegetarian rice dishes fab...More

1  Thank Kim K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited Indian restaurants all over the world and Rogan Josh is my normal curry of choice. The lamb in my Rogan Josh here was excellent, very succulent and the sauce/gravy was very flavoursome but I was surprised at the lack of vegetables, onions,...More

3  Thank Pwillholme
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No words to express my feeling. I really don't know how to start. But to tell u the truth my taste buds were totally satisfied with the aaray of dishes I had. I ordered the ran e ulfat and when it arrived on the table...More

2  Thank santrokans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I had the loveliest dinner at The Indus during our visit to Muscat. The service was extremely attentive, with some of the best care with regard to a food allergy I have seen in the world, and the food was so delicious...More

3  Thank sal_slambert
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Tasty indian food presented in a gourmet style. The menu is rich in choices. Excellent service and ambiance. They also serve alcohol. Tip. if the weather is good ask to be seated on the open terrace which overlooks the Muscat Royal Opera House.

2  Thank Louai A
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

I visited The Indus with my colleagues over a formal dinner. A separate room with an exquisite ambience was reserved, which gave us the privacy we needed. We had chosen a set menu, veg and non-veg and I must say, right from the appetizers to...More

3  Thank vaishalicb90
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Joslyn P
4 February 2018|
Response from Louai A | Reviewed this property |
Hi. they do have candle light dinner on Valentine's day. they do not have cubicles. but there are plenty of hotels nearby such as the Intercontinental and Al Shati.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
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6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Opera Galleria, Royal Opera House | Shatti Al-Qurm, Muscat 113, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Muscat Governorate  >  Muscat
  • Phone Number: +968 22 022888
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The Indus brings the romance of the North West Frontier to life. Our vibrant art-inspired ambience is designed to entice the senses and the spices-laden aroma is reminiscent of the rustic cuisine and exotic flavours of the Indian subcontinent that are expertly recreated by our Master Chef.The FoodExperience the warmth and succour with every bite - 'The Indus' signature entrée boasts a variety of succulent meat and vegan kebabs, made from authentic ingredients, using traditional preparations. The selection of fine ambrosia from some of the world's most celebrated wineries, and the distinctively refreshing non-alcoholic beverages are truly mesmerising. The main course features a flamboyant medley of spicy curries, innovative tandoor-cooked breads and special accompaniments. The rage of delectable desserts satiates the sweet tooth.The AmbianceThe riveting interiors of The Indus are a rich blend of the traditional and the modern; laden with artefacts, wall hangings and rich Indian fabrics. The walls are bejewelled with glimmering Kashmiri Jamawar shawls and the Zari adorned silk cushions burst with colour. The lattice screen is typical of the Indian architecture and serves as a partition for the private dining space. Dining ExperiencesOverlooking the Opera House courtyard, The Indus is an indoor and outdoor restaurant that makes every meal a celebration. The Alfresco seating at the terrace enchants the guests with the spectacular views while the opulence of the indoor seating recreates the splendour of the royal courts of India. The private dining area offers the comforts of a lounge and the privacy to enjoy an intimate meal with your loved ones. Maximum Seating Capacity - 145 * Private dining - 28 guests * Indoor seating - 71 guests * Terrace - 46 guests. Located at the Opera Galleria, Muscat, Oman, this fine dining restaurant in the Sultanate boasts of the same prestigious address as the majestic Royal Opera House.
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