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Lal Qila - CLOSED

Masari Road | Parklands, Nairobi, Kenya
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3 Oct 2014
“Good open buffet , for those who like indian- pakistani food”
19 Dec 2013
“Good value for money!”
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Barbecue, Asian, Pakistani, Middle Eastern, Halal
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Masari Road | Parklands, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 3 October 2014

The place is nice with good variety of food, a little bit spicy, but that is how it should be. Dinner is usually better than lunch in weekends, as there is much more varieties. The only down side is the dessert, very limited choices.

Thank ehab_lamey
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Went with some friends and boy, didn't we stuff ourselves! The buffet has such a wide selection you will be spoilt for choice. The food was well prepared. A better selection of salads would be good though. Loved the ice cream treat :)

Thank mokandu
Reviewed 5 October 2013

Ordering form their ala Carte menu is good, the food was lovely. The best chicken tikka and paya I have eaten in Kenya. Ordered for home delivery today, and it was the worst indian food delivery ever. Watery paya - ewwww and instead of chicken...More

Thank Zuwi2013
Reviewed 24 July 2013

I went there for their much hyped dinner especially after seeing their advert on social media and indeed their many dishes on their Buffet dinner offer is a quite great taste bud treat. The meals were sumptuous and i couldn't help but admire their hard...More

Thank DominicM969
Reviewed 3 July 2013

Got tired of hearing about them on the radio so decided to pay them a visit. I was pleasantly surprised, the BBQ is just great, the decor makes it look like the Lal Qila (Red fort), service is ok not too bad. The main course...More

Thank Idris K
Reviewed 27 June 2013

I must say that this is the best live BBQ buffet I've had in a long time. Real value for money, a huge variety in the buffet. The desserts were also very traditional pakistani, coming from pakistan I must say haven't had better outside of...More

Thank Shobi J
Zohaib M, Owner at Lal Qila, responded to this review

Dear Shobi, Thanks for sharing your experience with us and the TripAdvisor. We're glad that you enjoyed the experience. Its extremely pleasant to heat that this is the best live BBQ you have had in a long time. We like to get the BBQ out...More

Reviewed 20 April 2013

My son and I went there for dinner today. At 6.15 pm the waiter told us the buffet was all ready, food was just being laid out. We opted to come back later and said we would return in 10 minutes. Half an hour later,...More

Thank NairobiKhan
Zohaib M, Owner at Lal Qila, responded to this review

Hi Nairobi Khan, I would like to apologize for the experience you had at our restaurant. I absolutely understand your frustration. Our opening hours are clearly stated at the entrance of the restaurant. We open for Ala-carte lunch between, 12-3pm and Buffet dinner between 7pm-...More

Reviewed 18 April 2013

I personally love this restaurant because I like to eat, a lot, and so for me Lal qila's got the best buffet in town because it's reasonably priced giving you full value for money for all you can eat. It's got a massive variety in...More

Thank Billy02_13
Zohaib M, Owner at Lal Qila, responded to this review

Hi Billy, Thank you very much for taking time to write about us. We really appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon! Warm regards, Zohaib Mohammed

Reviewed 2 February 2013

If you like meat, go over to the grill and just ask what they have... then watch as they pile your plate full of juicy, perfectly cooked meat such as lamb chops (my favorite), fish and various kebabs of chicken and mutton. Not a fan...More

1  Thank Paul M
Zohaib M, Owner at Lal Qila, responded to this review

Hi Paul M, thank you very much for taking your time and sharing your thoughts. Its wonderful to hear that you had a good experience and we plan to continue to impress you! Thanks, Zohaib

Reviewed 29 November 2012

My family and I probably went loaded with expectations fed in part by the substantial amount of advertising deployed around the streets of Nairobi. Our experience was good. In all likelihood, we were not hungry enough to give justice to the full-scale buffet on offer....More

Thank Giorgio B
Zohaib M, Owner at Lal Qila, responded to this review

Hi Giorgio B, Thank you very much for taking your time to review us. Your assertion: "The grill is mouth-watering" is really appreciated. I will definitely look into the butter taste being too prominent in some dishes. We hope to see you soon again. Sincerely,...More

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  • Address: Masari Road | Parklands, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi