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Raba Indian Restaurant

$$ - $$$Indian, ,
26 Commercial Road, Lerwick, Scotland
+44 1595 695554
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (18 reviews)
“pakora” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Commercial Road, Lerwick, Scotland
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11 - 20 of 176 reviews

Reviewed December 14, 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 November 25, 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 October 7, 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Shi78
Reviewed October 5, 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 September 25, 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 September 21, 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 September 20, 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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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Best curry I've ever had and the service is brilliant too, they are all very friendly. Six of us went as a celebration big thank you to Suvon and Saleem for the great service.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

PERFECT - Having left Shetland 3 years ago I have been unable to find anywhere as good as the Rabba! 6 fresh takeaway dishes shipped to Inverness making the best takeaway dish I've had for a very long time. Keep up the good work guys...More

1  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed September 17, 2017

Friendly and helpful with gluten free needs. Generous portions and excellent cuisine. Highly recommended.

Thank Helen H
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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, Business meetings, Child-friendly, 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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