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Qismat

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Qismat is a busy licensed Indian restaurant, popular with locals and visitors to the area. Offering a wide choice of dishes, mainly curries and tandoori dishes, but also much more. We also have a special 3 course lunchtime menu available. Every Mondays we have a buffet available with 8 starters, 12 main courses and various desserts. We have been consistently serving freshly prepared food for 30 years, with a consistently high turnover of covers
PRICE RANGE
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Pakistani, Indian, Balti, Asian
FEATURES
Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews naan bread murgh curries chicken best indian tandoori restaurant indian food buffet night monday night curry house business lunch take away menu is extensive first class excellent meal main course cannot fault
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Read the reviews this is suppose to be morays number1 indian restaurant well if it is id hate to taste the worst,went for a takeaway when we got home part of the order was wrong the chicken jalfrezie was bland the garlic bread had brown...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Sid19792
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service - as good an Indian restaurant as anywhere in North East Scotland. Go regularly now.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Sightseer689695
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

We love Indian/Pakistani food so specifically chose this place. As soon as we looked at the menu we should have left. The starters resembled a typical Indian/Pakistani but the mains were incomprehensible. We just hoped the dishes had a regional history new to us. Very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank Karla T
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

I visited tonight, booked on a recommendation. I normally do not like to go out and eat because I'm so particular, however, this place is utterly delicious. We had the buffet and it was fresh, hot, and the flavors were so much more than the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank RCCooksandeats
Reviewed 28 December 2018

Nice people handling this restaurant. They were happy to make changes in the curry as per my requirements, what else do you need?

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank arjavparikh
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

We had booked a table well in advance for Friday evening, but due to heavy traffic driving up from Aberdeen we had to phone a couple of times to let them know we would be delayed. That was no problem, and we were warmly greeted...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank GunnHa
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I visited this restaurant on the recommendation of a local hotelier. He wasn’t wrong! The food was fabulous and the service was exceptional. They have a very large menu, so I asked for a recommendation. The waiter was more than happy to sit down with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Howard S
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Dinner here is a lovely experience. Getting a wee bit too busy for comfort due to the season but that is to be expected of such a good place with great food

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

You cannot beat the service and food of this restaurant. Opened in the late 80’s but still the best.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 579hamishc
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Cautious eater here enjoying a few days with a Scottish friend in his home town. Friday night is end of week, went here with work colleagues of his for a regular curry. It was busy as his usual place was closed for a week undergoing...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank RedShoeDave
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Suermt
5 August 2018|
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Response from Faymar_12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes,there is free Wifi,enjoy your visit.
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mellymoo169
27 June 2017|
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Response from georged1232017 | Reviewed this property |
Monday night but book as it is nearly always full.
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