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Roasters Gourmet

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Karachi, Pakistan
0215377126
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12:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 00:00
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6 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Roasters has been around for a while now and though it has never been my favourite joint, primarily because I have always found its service slow, I have never had reason to complain about its food -- until my last visit this month. The deterioration in its food quality was shocking -- the food was largely cold and tasteless --... More 

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Thank Shanaz R
Karachi, Pakistan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

We wanted to crave our desire for fried food. Cheese sticks did not have herbs as advertised. Toppings were prepared and powdery. Everything was fried in the same dipping batter making the experience quite boring. Not looking forward to next visit. Pros: The staff was quite efficient and friendly. One of them even tried to warn us not to order... More 

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Thank IqbalTalaat
Islamabad, Pakistan
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2013

First the good: Pleasant and feel good space and a restaurant that is high on courtesy and attentive service. The staff goes out of its way to assist. Cannot say the same for the food. The food is largely gourmet fast food (burgers and wraps), but also steaks. The burgers and sandwiches were ordinary. I suspect (but do not know)... More 

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Thank AshN0w
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2013

Roasters! whether it is the steak, the starters, the burgers they are famous for... it is all yummy. I had order their starter platter which by the everyone should try, its amazing. Among starters they have baked potatoes filled with chicken, cheese, mushroom, capsicum - makes you want more! It a good place, value for money I must say. they... More 

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Thank FaraHaris
Baltimore, Maryland
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2013

Friendly and attentive (but forgot our drinks) staff, but not all understand English. An upscale-ish restaurant should have English speakers as wait staff; after all, the entire menu is in English. Next, skip the steak. This is a burger joint first, everything else is mediocre. The burgers are huge and delicious; albeit calorie-rich. The cooks don't comprehend their own steak... More 

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Thank Sohailsk
Karachi, Pakistan
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125 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2013

Went to Roasters off Zamzama, above Ban Thai. The first thing you notice when you arrive is the lingering smell of smoke. Wile you are given a choice,of the "smoking" or "non-smoking" section, there is no way of telling which section you're in. The service and the food are mediocre. The menu is just a smaller version of the Arizona... More 

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Thank BLA07
Beirut, Lebanon
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2013

It's a nice place, with good food and good /quick service. The menu is well diversified. Valet services seems to be a new trend in Karachi, but they got our car safe and sound. Recommended.

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Thank Dan T
Karachi, Pakistan
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2013

Roasters was not my favorite until the last time I visited it. They had revamped their menu, adjusted their portions, redone their dishes and wow had they done a good job of it!!!! If you are looking for value for money- this might not be the place. But good dining and family experience, you have come to the right place.

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1 Thank Sonia_Kanwal
Karachi, Pakistan
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2013

Roasters is the safest bet whenever in doubt. It never fails to impress me. The tarragon chicken is amazing, with ample serving. The pasta is to die for. The best however, is the chicken mushroom burger. You can have it repeatedly and not get sick of it!

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2 Thank Yumna R
Karachi, Pakistan
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2013

Quality .. they really lack in quality.. they have revised the prices and compromised on quality. It used to be the best place in town but no its no more. this was my 7th visit and I said good bye.. I will try it out once again after a month or so.. lets c..

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Thank Abdul G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karachi, Pakistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Pakistan  >  Sindh Province  >  Karachi>  > City Railway Colony
  • Neighbourhood: City Railway Colony
  • Phone Number: 0215377126

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?