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Shah-Jahan Indian Restaurant

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7/152 Griffith Street, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 7 5599 3522
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Sydney
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Food was fantastic. The service was lacking No one on the Gold Coast opens late for dinner. They seem to shut early so they were quickly getting us out the door packing up chairs and tables. We'd still return as the food was great.

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Sale, Australia
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We ate here on our first night in Coolangatta. We ate between 5-6pm and they had an early bird special where all curries except seafood curries were $12. The food was delicious and it's boy drinks. A BWS is conveniently located across the road so we bought some wine, beer and soft drinks and fed a family of 4 for... More 

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Thank wma37607
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing Indian... great service, busy, butter chicken and tandoori chicken superb and saffron rice yum... cheese naan bread very tasty and made on site... thoroughly enjoyable meal..

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Seattle, Washington
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127 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Nothing to write home about but no complaints either. Like other reviews have said, the food is mild, probably by design, to cater to the public; but the menu specifically says "if you want more than mild/moderate spice, you must ask for it". So if you like it more robust, just ask. The service was good, the wait wasn't too... More 

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Thank Sweetbug
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82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Spent the night in tweed and wanted a quick dinner. Got spring rolls butter chicken and beef madrasi and 2 garlic naan. The spring rolls we ok but obviously not house made. The curries were good. But what spoiled the whole dinner was the garlic naan. They use jar garlic. So I'm sitting here now over an hour after we... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

We arrived in the area around dinner time on a Friday and set off from our hotel to find a nice place to eat. We found ourselves at this quaint little Indian restaurant and were delighted. The food was tasty and there was plenty of it. Really reasonably priced too. The lady attending to us made helpful menu suggestions and... More 

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Thank brentinc2016
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Was attracted by the $12 early bird deal. Couldn't eat most of my meal.. Didn't enjoy it. And felt ill after. Won't go back.

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Thank Rebecca M
Tweed Heads, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Terrible meal last night that has left me and my partner both so ill with suspected food poisoning, We shared a chicken and a vegetable curry Very disappointing as food isnt cheap and no one enjoys a day spent in the bathroom.

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Brisbane, Australia
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Picked up a takeaway. Food had no flavor full of water naan was hard as rock . Advertised free rice but they charged for it. Boycott. Chef babysitting in the kitchen so unhygienic.

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Thank Mandy W
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Placed a take away order for 1/2 Tandoori chicken, chicken saagwala (chicken in spinch), naans and rice. Tandoori chicken was raw from inside. They use food colouring in Saagwala instead of actual spinch. All naans were raw from the middle. Owner/chef had total disregard of the feedback when called. Put the food in a bin. Completly waste of money and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7/152 Griffith Street, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5599 3522

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