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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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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“biryani” (25 reviews)
“naan” (17 reviews)
“boti” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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351-353 Cleveland Street | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came with a group of friends. I cannot tell you exactly what we ordered as we ask the waitress to recommend a selection of dishes and we left it in her hands. We were given some complimentary pappadums and when we finished, we asked...More

1  Thank Love_Life_Sydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being vegan in Sydney is getting easier but we were never overly impressed with the inconsistency of Indian restaurants until today. This is by far the best Indian we have had in Sydney and perhaps ever? There is not much to say about the dishes...More

Thank jay M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend stayed in Sydney for five days and being from the UK all we wanted was a good curry. We went to this place on Friday 1st December 2017. We looked at a few places around darling harbour and Barangaroo that claimed...More

Thank Turvey29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lal Qila as an Indian restaurant attracts many Indian guests, which is always a good sign. The chicken Biryiani I had was perfect, comes in a large portion with proper seasoning and good quality rice. I asked for extra spicy and they served the dish...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked the restaurant for a birthday in the morning for later in the evening. Got an email saying thanks for booking, and I quote "We will send you a booking confirmation shortly" and assumed it was locked in, that was a definitive message. Never received...More

Thank g00dtimes123
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Although the place serves good food staff and the manager needs to learn the basics of hospitality.its very common for people to forget their credit card pins. If you can split the bill in cash and card why cant you charge the card twice?I guess...More

3  Thank rakh209
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Hosted dinner for an old mate and his family. They wanted to try the place. The goat briyani was fabulous, the cheese naan was nice, i'd say all of the dishes we ordered was really good. Would be back.

2  Thank AhmadDundee
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I went to Lal quila restaurant with my two friends for the first time on suggestion from my other friends. Beautiful ambience, very nice staff, polite n intelligent. Will Advise the perfect dish as per customer taste and not trying to upsell. The best was...More

Thank Sarab_Sandhu_Ji
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This Restaurant is one of my favourites in the whole world .... The reason why - the whole experience is wonderful .... When I'm in Sydney it is really really hard to resist going there every night for Dinner . It has such charm and...More

1  Thank Kingspoon
Reviewed 5 August 2017

It is my third-time visit. We were craving for Indian food. Something was different there, loved the beginning service, but need to carry through!

Thank geovanadinning
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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
  • E-mail
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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