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Raba Indian Restaurant

26 Commercial Road, Lerwick, Scotland
+44 1595 695554
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (14 reviews)
“pakora” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Commercial Road, Lerwick, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with 3 other friends no booking taken straight to table, more than happy to explain a few dishes to us too! Really good portions sizes an very fairly priced!

Thank MRSmithMatt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here a few times and always nice food, I like my curry very hot and Raba always delivers just the right amount of heat, try the lamb jalfrezi ‘vindaloo hot’ with s pint of Cobra on draught

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Food here is superb. Staff are friendly and attentive. Have eaten in many Indian restaurants around the country and Raba is up there with the tastiest

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 14 December 2017

i had lunch at this place and the food was not like i was expecting. the staff were friendly. if you really want to enjoy indian food in shetland especially in lerwick, may be this is good.

Thank ernakulamtraveller
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent food at a reasonable price. Best chicken korma I have had in a long time. Friendly staff and quick service. Bill Mackenzie Inverness

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Very good food here reasonably priced, excellent service from all the staff, highly recommend this place

Thank Shi78
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I hate going to Shetland for work, but I love going to Raba. This is the best Indian restaurant I have had the good fortune to frequent. The food is fantastic, the staff are very accommodating and the price is great. I’ve had takeaway and...More

Thank scottyboy5
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I love Curry and the raba is my favourite place to eat! excellent food and the service is great nothing is too much trouble always looked after well and it's very reasonably priced. The best pakora sauce i have ever tasted.

Thank tterri77
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Good food at reasonable prices Good selection of food on menu Decor nothing special Pint of beer at £5 a bit pricey I thought

Thank Douglas C
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Went in for a meal here, really delicious. The chicken dhansak is a hit with my hubby, I loved the lamb rogan josh. Waitress and waiters really polite, pleasant and helpful. Will definitely be back and would recommend a visit!

Thank davikinglass
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Commercial Road, Lerwick, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Shetland Islands  >  Mainland  >  Lerwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1595 695554
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