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Jewel of India

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
Senegambia strip | Kololi, Kololi, Gambia
+220 744 3895
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (28 reviews)
“naan bread” (9 reviews)
“indian food” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Senegambia strip | Kololi, Kololi, Gambia
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Reviews (262)
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1 - 10 of 230 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is quite average and not all dishes are cooked as authentic Indian. I inquired about the chef and found that he is local but trained to cook Indian food. The ambience is good though. The food is a bit pricey but that's how...More

1  Thank TraavelGeek
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

When the waiter holds you back to get more tip. When the waiter forget to bring your starter and dont even apologise. Thats bad. Food is ok - but small portions. Not a place I would go back. Mainly because of the poor service from...More

1  Thank vegel1
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant during my two week stay at palm beach hotel and it's one of the nicest curry houses I've been to. The food is excellent and prices are very good and there is a full drinks range on offer, worth a visit...More

Thank Horseman1960
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The Jewel Indian Restaurant is located around Senegambia area where many fine restaurants are located. Jewel is another good Indian restaurant in Banjul. I had sizzling seafood with rice and it was not bad (see picture attached). The restaurant has variety of Indian food and...More

Thank amha_z
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Outstanding food, good service, lots of choices and some really good vegetarian dishes. The owner is very friendly and comes and checks your food is ok

Thank HolidayHepburns
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Found ourselves on the strip for the evening and at first while looking what was on offer for dinner we weren't sure on Jewel Of India from the outside and also not read any TA reviews so unsure we decided to give it a go...More

Thank mids1985
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Went with my partner for a meal. We ordered mixed grill, pills rice and curry with naan bread. We were brought vindaloo. Waiter had to take it back and left us just eating the rice on its own. Brought the correct sauce but the meal...More

2  Thank slimranger
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Good food here and can be busy due to location in a very busy street.The staff are welcoming and its reasonably priced

Thank Steve I
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant at the bottom end of the Senagambia strip. The food was high quality, authentic Indian food served by very friendly staff. There is a live singer Thur-Sunday nights singing from a backing track and whilst it might not be to everyone's...More

1  Thank AdmiralAbroad
Reviewed 11 January 2017

wonderful food just rubbish singer behind me, we had Butter chicken, chicken biryani and garlic nans

Thank harwoodjean
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Senegambia strip | Kololi, Kololi, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  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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