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Moti Mahal

3704 Netaji Subhash Marg, Near Golcha Cinema | Daryaganj, Near Golcha Cinema, New Delhi 110002, India
+91 11 2327 3011
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“dal makhani” (20 reviews)
“family naan” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3704 Netaji Subhash Marg, Near Golcha Cinema | Daryaganj, Near Golcha Cinema, New Delhi 110002, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been living in New Delhi for last 13 years and heard many times about this restaurant. Went with family for a dinner and it ended to be a terrible experience. Please note- - It is a old and dirty place not maintained since...More

Thank touristshivam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been coming to this restaurant every time I visit Delhi. I like its ambience, its food and the staff. The taste of food, especially their butter chicken and the kababs are the best in India. Due to market forces, they have now branched...More

Thank anubadok
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to refresh memories of Butter Chicken and Chicken Burra for a dinner. I feel the taste has deteriorated than earlier. It wasn't as great as earlier occasions.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the original Moti Mahal of Daryaganj. They have signage saying that they have no branches and that Michelin chefs like Gordon Ramsay & Hester Blumenthal have reviewed them favourably. We had a fantastic butter chicken (they claim to have invented it) and a...More

Thank AshokGhose
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Love it!! This was such a fun experience. Knowing the history behind Moti Mahal and the many extraordinary people that have visited made us feel like we were somewhere special. But the food....that's where it's at!! We loved the butter chicken, tandori mushrooms, and naan....More

Thank Lacy R
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Had an opportunity to visit this restaurant again. This time it was for lunch. Very good ambiance, professional service and good selection in menu are the main highlights. The place is good for relaxed dining with attentive staff ever ready to serve with a smile.

Thank santhosh59
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This charming restaurant has been on our bucket list for years and finally we managed to go there last night. The moment we walked through the gates a calm atmosphere welcomed us. The restaurant inside was pink and fabulously charming with pots containing artificial plants...More

Thank Milkmanlouis
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I have visited this old age restaurant 2 times. Don't be surprised if you are the only customers in this restaurant. It seems not many travellers know of this exotic location right in the heart of Delhi. I have decreased one star because of the...More

Thank Wren999
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Tandoori chicken and butter chicken should be on our list by default ( if you are non-vegetarian). You will not get butter chicken and tandoori chicken anywhere better than this place. Located very close to the Red Fort. If are in Delhi you must not...More

Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The food here is ok, we ate alone in silence in a big empty hall so its a bit lacking in atmosphere.

Thank Bjarki R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3704 Netaji Subhash Marg, Near Golcha Cinema | Daryaganj, Near Golcha Cinema, New Delhi 110002, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: +91 11 2327 3011
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