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Original Lahore Restaurant

2-4 Gateforth Street, London NW8 8EH, England
+44 20 7723 0808
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“lamb chops” (13 reviews)
“kebab” (13 reviews)
“curries” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
££ - £££
2-4 Gateforth Street, London NW8 8EH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When staff walk around with " A DAMM ATTITUDE" Then God bless the restaurant, 0/10 compared to the Original Lahore kebab house. Very very poor service, chicken saagwala and yellow dall ok, no point trying anything else.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sunil_Abi
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Restaurant which has a microwave and no chef! Really bad quality food and service was uncomfortable. You had staff arguing amongst each other and food was like it came out of the Microwave! I have searched the restaurant under food & hygiene and it was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sunny2013
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I had heard about this Pakistani restaurant from my friends and was looking forward to tasting the food here, I was left disappointed, the food was not tasty at all, infact bland none of food was spicy or tasty, sheek lamb kebabs tasteless, lamb curry...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gun O
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Food delivered one hour twenty minutes late then one item was missing. All together had to make four phone calls. Missing item was delivered after another twenty minutes wait; Food was only warm when arrived. I have noticed that when ordering online the potions are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank J B
Reviewed 31 August 2018

The food was good but the staff was quite rude, specially one of the waiters. I have been a couple of times before but I dont think I will repeat anymore.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Trulo L
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Four of us booked the Original Lahore Resturant for the Friday of the England v India Test match. Certainly the resturant is a time capsule redolent of early 80s resturants in Brick Lane. They even have plastic menus. Ordered two Biryanis, four chicken tikkas,Dahl vegetable...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Derek W
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We popped in for a quick supper as we normally get takeaway from here and the food surpassed all expectations. The Biriyani was excellent, the chicken tikka beautifully charred yet tender the Ghost perfectly cooked but the star of the show here is the pilau...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Littlelix
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We dined in the evening, following a personal recommendation. We ate, on the waiter's advice the chef's special of chicken pillau rice and lamb biriyani. The portions were too large for us to finish. A coconut peshawar naan and the mango lassi were delicious. The...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Helen G
Reviewed 8 June 2018

The food is good though the recent decline is noticeable. The Friday ahead of the late May bank holiday I ordered a takeaway which came an hour later than the app scheduled time with the delivery guy flippantly telling me - "It is Ramadan innit"!...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank RVBurrells
Reviewed 5 June 2018

The food would be fairly good if it weren't so greasy. The portions are small. The amount of rice they give you for 4 Lbs is laughable. The service is not great...

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mia L
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Marilyn E
28 May 2017|
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Yes, the owner is a muslim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-4 Gateforth Street, London NW8 8EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7723 0808
  • E-mail
Original Lahore Restaurant brings to you the authentic taste of Pakistani cuisine. A sister branch to the legendary Lahore Kebab House of Umberston St Order food or book online on our website
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