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Grindelallee 31, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 452479
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“spiciness” (2 reviews)
“spicy” (4 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Pakistani
££ - £££
Grindelallee 31, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I visited on a Saturday night with my partner. The restaurant was very busy but we were promptly greeted and found a space to sit despite not having a booking. We ordered the vegetarian thali starter, which was pleasant, but a little unvaried. The main...More

Thank natashaw125
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This place has a nice atmosphere, okay service and a good price-quality balance. The chai is amazing, and so is the Mango lassi. Food is very good and traditionally served.

Thank gerson v
Reviewed 22 September 2016

After having been compelled to eat continental and Turkish food for a prolonged period, this restaurant came as a welcome change and closer to the North Indian food we have in India. The staff is excellent in explaining the cuisine, size of portions and friendly...More

Thank Suresh M
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I was hungry after a workday on a business trip and I stumbled upon this restaurant -- it was near my hotel. I ordered a Lamb Vindaloo and asked for it to be "indisch scharf." It certainly was -- I very much enjoyed the spiciness...More

Thank Cliff S
Reviewed 1 October 2015

We were early mid week diners and surprised to see quite a few patrons already eating. The menu was varied with a great selection of dishes, meat, fish, veg. Waiter was very attentive without being overly so. I dined with my wife and we shared...More

Thank whohenry
Reviewed 23 September 2015

From the outside this unpretentious corner restaurant does not look particularly promising. Somewhat typical slightly old fashioned looking interiour, too. But the food: excellent. The past Pakistani/Indian restaurant I have tried in Germany and beyond. All dishes have a unique taste and texture, they appear...More

Thank Maphysto
Reviewed 17 November 2014

It is difficult to generalise on curries as they vary depending on the taste buds of the inherent country. Balutsch gives a good tasty curry, not hot, and the karahi I had was heavily nut based in the sauce. the starters and bread are good....More

Thank crawfie
Reviewed 14 September 2013

We have visited Balutschi with my sister and two kids and were welcomed with open arms, though the younger child was not always behaving too well. The interior is very cozy and the smell is superb (don't worry - somehow it does not stay on...More

2  Thank Panhirsch
Reviewed 1 April 2013

Balutschi is one of my favorite restaurants in Hamburg. I tried many of their vegetarian dishes, which were all delicious. The portions are very satisfying, the service friendly and the prices fair. Also the atmosphere is cozy - you can choose between tables or a...More

2  Thank Franziska S
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  • Address: Grindelallee 31, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hamburg
  • Phone Number: +49 40 452479
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