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Deira City Centre 30 St | Level 1, Food Court, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 295 4393
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09:00 - 22:00
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gurgaon
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72 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Search for some quick Indian bite brought us here. Unfortunately, the food was below average & the service just pathetic. Definitely avoidable. It's better to try some non indian food then visit this one.

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Thank vipulagarwal
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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945 reviews
570 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 385 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

One of the best butter chicken sauces that I've tasted. Chicken was tender & had no bones which was good and was served with a good naan. Rice was extra and a bit expensive compared to rest of dishes but was still worth it. Very, very tasty.

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Thank McAnnie1
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I have tried Shamiana's outlets in City Centre, Mall of Emirates and recently in Dragon Mall 2 and found one thing common, the poor quality of food. If you like genuine North Indian food, please avoid it if you can. I can understand that its cheap and quick dinning restaurant but fail to understand why the quality and taste of... More 

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Thank BhargavaVishal
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

I ordered a veggie biriyani...looked very appetizing however, I quickly realized it was only colors the food was completely bland and tasteless. I struggled to even go through 1/3 of it and eventually became to unbearable. This is not my first experience here. Been disappointed before too. Never again

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Thank Prital N
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

Will not recomment it to all cold food busy environment and bad service will never go back to any shamiana in dubai i did not expect this from which i pay for if i pay i need good food

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Thank jaazmandulive123
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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140 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

We weren't expecting much from this outlet as we had a bad experience with other similar food court outlets in the past. But to our surprise the quality & quantity of food was good. Importantly, the dishes tasted Indian. Though the prices are on the higher side. More options for vegetarian will be welcome.

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Thank WandererRG
Bengaluru, India
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2015

Options are more for non-veg people, price is decent, taste is not amazing but simple, combo deals are good.

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Redcar
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531 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2015

This is a lovely Restuarant in the Dubai Malls Food Court. The food was really very tasty and plentiful (considering Dubai is a very expensive place to eat and drink this is very reasonably priced). You do get an awful lot for your money, the chicken tikka and curry was really nice with two very large naan breads along with... More 

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Thank Stuart C
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2014

Our experience with Shamiana @ Mall of emirates was disappointing, since the food was not fresh..made and kept for long hours and because of reheating, the kebabs were rock hard..never had guts to order again..

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Thank Bhatia229
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

Taste of the food is really authentic. Some really nice choices of chicken, mutton, Kebabs, biryani, jamoons, pakodas, papads. Why 4? Seems like the quantity has reduced as compared to last year. Also the kebabs are becoming smaller. :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Deira City Centre 30 St | Level 1, Food Court, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 295 4393

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