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| 60-Qaddafi Stadium, Gulberg III, Lahore 54000, Pakistan
12:00 - 00:00
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

. It was total disappointment from beginning to end. During my visit to Pakistan I decided to try this restaurant with my family. We were greeted by door Guard and that is the only positive thing I found here. Nobody was present to assist us in seating. We spent few minutes there and finally one guy in waiter uniform popped... More 

1 Thank A J
Lahore, Pakistan
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167 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The tomb of the most famous ruler of Punjab - Ranjit Singh..he was loved and revered by all living under his rule. Punjab prospored like no other state under his rule. Must have been a beautiful tomb, but neglet over the years has taken its toll. Inside is beautiful and the guide is very knowledgable. Only open to non Pakistanis... More 

Thank Shereen M
Milano Marittima, Italy
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I love this place for dinners. Go there with a big gathering and you will be entertained really well. Try to sit outside not inside the building. You will get to enjoy the typical local touch of our Punjabi roots. Food is good at a very reasonable price. I went there many times not only once. There is a car... More 

Thank Rizwan Z
Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I wonder who put the picture of Ranjit Singh's Tomb, where he was Cremated. This is certainly not Dera restaurant, which is located in an unattractive, street side outdoor setting. This picture is a Holy site for the Sikh religion, and has no business to be associated with an ordinary road side restaurant.

1 Thank hrk118
Kajang, Malaysia
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139 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Although proper dining available inside, we enjoyed the outdoor under the moonlight and clear night sky. One sad-back was difficulty to read the menu due to poor lighting. We enjoyed freshly cook chicken buryani, raita, salad, chicken krai, garlic and crispy nans. My recommendations are the soft garlic nan, crispy nan and thick creamy raita which relatively better than others... More 

Thank Shaharum A
Lahore, Pakistan
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

An excellent experience of the traditional taste of Lahore, Handi's and balti dishes are the must try. Service has improved.

Thank Abdul M
Lahore, Pakistan
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

A good choice for Pakistani Food/BBQ dinning in outdoor, whether with friends or with family you can have good food.

1 Thank Abdul M
Islamabad, Pakistan
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

I love the place and the food as well! Do try their chicken sajji, chicken satrangi and chicken baltti! the ambiance is typically pakistani, yet neat and clean. traditional drinks like lassi are made fresh and there is live local music too! do try it if you're looking for an authentic pakistani experience!

Thank zaayernasib
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47 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We were a group of around 8 people and seated indoor. The sitting outside was quite nice earlier, it seems they have removed it. The food is good and the environment peaceful. You cannot go there by Rickshaw since its not allowed in Qaddafi Stadium. They have some good offers on Lunch.

Thank juzarnoorani
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43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Actually we mainly ordered Desi chicken in makkhan but our karahi's were on the sweetish side so DERA didn't impressed us at all if you looking to eat Desi Karahi's. Though kabab and batair were better but our main order of karahi's disappointed us!

Thank Farshad-Irfani

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Pakistani, Asian, Middle Eastern, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | 60-Qaddafi Stadium, Gulberg III, Lahore 54000, Pakistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Pakistan  >  Punjab Province  >  Lahore
  • Phone Number: +92-321-851-7777

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