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Raba Indian Restaurant

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££ - £££Indian, , Asian
26 Commercial Road, Lerwick, Scotland
+44 1595 695554
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“curry” (14 reviews)
“pakora” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
26 Commercial Road, Lerwick, Scotland
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Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Tried to go for lunch. Door was wide open. Hours said they were open. Asked if we could sit down, he said no rudely and walked away. Would have loved a nice greeting and explanation of why we couldn't come in instead. Or better yet,...More

4  Thank SheHeartsEarth
Reviewed 28 June 2015

While our curry dinners were tasty, the service was excruciatingly slow. Employees scurried to and fro, seemingly without direction or understanding of their roles and responsibilities.

Reviewed 22 June 2015

Very nice meal here, I choose a very hot pathia, just as well as others had milder curries and found them too mild. Quality and quantity were excellent. Surprised that it wasn't busier.

1  Thank Ripleybob
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I have the same thing every week (boring i know!) but it is always lovely and the staff are so helpful and friendly.

2  Thank LindsayTonner124
Reviewed 3 June 2015

had a really lovely meal at the Raba, quick polite service Would go back again, if I visit Lerwick again

1  Thank rizbac
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Called to book a table at 8pm for 9pm. Very curt person at end of phone said no, come now or not at all. Was about to suggest it would take a little while to get there but he hung up! Very rude...maybe having a...More

1  Thank Gary T
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We went to the Raba on Saturday night (3 people in total) at 7pm. The restaurant itself was freezing cold, with people sitting with jackets and gloves on. We heard at least two other tables complaining about how cold it was. Our food and drink...More

6  Thank JillianMcMillan
Reviewed 16 February 2015

Went here one night for a curry whilst working in Sullom Voe. The curry's here are really good and are full of flavor. The service was good, and they have some good beers on offer. I would highly recommend this curry house to anyone visiting...More

2  Thank Mikey_P7
Reviewed 16 February 2015

Have been here a few times now and can't fault the food or service. Friendly, welcoming, well presentable and helpful servers. Clean premises, extensive menu in a pleasant environment. Recommend for relaxed dining out or to take away!

3  Thank Jolene E
Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

Staying in lerwick with work friends and went here for a meal. After being seated we were forgotten about and it took over 20mins for our order ro be taken. Everything came and we all agreed the food was average. Naan breads were below average...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Commercial Road, Lerwick, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Shetland Islands  >  Mainland  >  Lerwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1595 695554
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