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Nieuwe Binnenweg 317, 3021 GH Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 477 1244
16:00 - 23:00
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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142 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015

If you are hankering after a real North Indian/Pakistani food experience, you could definitely do worse than go to Zainab Roshni Mahal. We had the buffet, and although we only ate from the vegetarian dishes, there was more than enough choice. Breads are not included in the buffet, but you can buy naans separate for € 1,5 - 2. The... More 

1 Thank Indiaphil
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2015

Food was Blah. Needs more authenticity and oomph in my opinion. Not much flavor. But the buffet seems affordable. :-)

Thank NikitaHauser
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2014

it is my 1st visit in Rotterdam Netherlands. This is very amazing place of Pakistani food, awesome taste varieties of dishes and all are delicious. One thing i found here behaviour of staff are very nice, friendly and loving. i feel like at home. Sweets are very tasty. must try i cant forget that time passed here.

Thank muhammad A
London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2014

I went with my husband and thought it to be a great place for some Indian dishes. But we didn't like the food. Either the dish was oily or too sweet. Garlic butter naan was simple thick bread type. The curries of both veg and non-veg dishes were tasteless. I mean if looking for an Indian food, then better cook... More 

1 Thank Somyakh
The Netherlands
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2014

Delicious Tandoori Chicken. Buffet style dining in the evening. chicken tikka masala was on little sweeter side so didn't like it much. Pakoda, fish curry & chicken curry were good. Been there for the first time along with 3 other people without a reservation. First asked us to wait for an hour but 5 mins later gave us a good... More 

Thank TIlak08
Turnhout, Belgium
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2014

The restaurant offers a buffet. The food variety is vety basic and the food did not taste great. There was nothing special about the interior decoration though the owner really put tried his best to make it " roshni mahal" ( palace of light) with lots of tiny lights. I would not go there again as there was nothing special... More 

Thank mbelgium
Bussum, The Netherlands
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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

As a former airline employee, I have tasted Indian food all over the world. From the UK ( curry is British National Dish I believe), to Little India in Singapore to New Dehli <<so hot so nice, you'll enjoy it twice :) >>. But this place in Rotterdam is just great. Have the buffet, 10 different dishes that change every... More 

1 Thank KleineBeuk
Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

We went to this popular place after seeing the ratings on Tripadvisor. We had the buffet which was decently priced at 15 euros. The variety for vegetarians was decent. However what put us off slightly was the copious amounts of oil in every dish. If they can reduce the oil then it will taste better. The desserts were tasty but... More 

Thank Srinath S
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2014

The best indian restaurant in rotterdam for sure, maybe even in the netherlands. buffet is about 15 euros per person and very worth it! try the tikka chicken masala, literally the best thing ever!

Thank Victoria B
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2014

I have been to this restaurant for number of times. If you are used to pakistani food , which is quite tasty and spicy. Lower your expectations and then you will enjoy the food. Its comparatively better than other indian restaurants i have tried and would prefer this over others. However until now i didn't find any restaurant which is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$28
Indian, Asian, Pakistani, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nieuwe Binnenweg 317, 3021 GH Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rotterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 10 477 1244

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