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Darbar Restaurant

16th Street, Olaya, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
+966 (1) 4661934
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“biryani” (8 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Halal
££ - £££
16th Street, Olaya, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

After you done your shopping at LULU, and if you're hungry want to try Indian Food you can step into DARBAR. All the items are tasty especially the BBQ items, but biryani was oily I recommend to avoid if you're from HYDERABAD, as you might...More

Thank ahadbaig2003
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Darbar is definitely amongst one of the top indian restaurants in Riyadh. They have multiple branches, perhaps the one in olaya computer market is the oldest, the one in Riyadh Avenue Mall is conveniently located as well. Both indian and indochinese dishes are good here....More

Thank Vivek S
Reviewed 13 August 2017

we went to Darbar restaurant Malaz branch had a bad experience twice...very bad service...and stafs need to understand customer's request and values ... i will not recommend any of my friends or relatives to this restaurant

Thank rxanto r
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I go to this restaurant at least once a week, and I've never been disappointed. The food is fantastic and is served nice and hot. The mixed kabab platter is definitely a must!

Thank Tabassum P
Reviewed 2 August 2017

One of my colleague suggested this place to try kebabs. I visited this place more than 4 times now and do not feel the kebabs or any other dishes have great taste but ok. Tried buffet dinner once at the time of Iftar and it...More

Thank RajeshGaddam
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Service is poor. Employees need training on hospitality. The dishes when empty, are not topped up immediately as a result one manages with whatever is available on buffet table.

Thank Mansuri Sharifu... K
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Worst restaurant I have ever visited in Riyadh. Being a customer we felt as if they were threatened us to order everything in 1 go. Very pathetic staff, they will question you like US Secret service if you asked for -"lemon". Food is tasteless but...More

Thank Vaibhav J
Reviewed 1 June 2017

They should seriously consider training their staff. It is one of the worst customer service ever noticed and when I say worst it really means it. The attitude of the staff is as if they are paying us money to eat their food. Would not...More

Thank Ayush K
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I'm an Indian and being an Indian I can say that this is the worst Indian restaurant I've been to. It was a weekend and we opted for buffet. We were told that water and roti will be served on our table and despite of...More

Thank pooja a
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We went out in a group never expected food will be Good ..Very one was quite Happy .. Good choice we made to try this place

Thank rohini5
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Prince K
26 June 2016|
Response from Phil W | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you contact the restaurant rather than me.
17 May 2016|
Response from RamsPR | Reviewed this property |
Taste good, Pricing is very reasonable. variety is good and quantity is also good. A family of 3 can have a good dinner for sub 70 SAR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16th Street, Olaya, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Location: Middle East  >  Saudi Arabia  >  Riyadh Province  >  Riyadh
  • Phone Number: +966 (1) 4661934
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