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Blue Ginger

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$$ - $$$
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583 Washington St | Area10, Pacific Mall, Lilongwe, Malawi
+265 1 795 225
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Morogoro Region, Tanzania
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144 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is just great - the put door restaurant by the pool is such a nice location to eat. The Chinese + indian cuisines are so well made, great taste. But the restaurant is verryyyyyyy priceyyyyy.. Good food at a extra ordinary value.

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Thank MustansirMusaji
London, West Virginia
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We loved our dinner here. I had tandoori chicken and my partner a vegetarian dish. It could not have been better. Lovely service and we would go back again when we return to Lilongwe to fly back to Europe.

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Thank westerntraveler2013
Lilongwe, Malawi
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

i walked in thinking "why curry?" i left knowing i would be back.party of 12,reservation was made in advance,table was ready when we arrived,wine we preselected was also chilling in ice buckets.our resident curry expert in hand we were seated.first thing i appreciated management given the size of our group gave us two waiters,while we looked at the menu,discussed,debated what... More 

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Thank lomadzi k
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Not wanting to eat alone I stopped off at Blue Ginger for a takeaway. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and once my order was placed I was ushered to the bar. 15 minutes and 1 drink later my order was ready - chicken tikka masala (hot), veg fried rice and a poppadom. Massive portions served in very handy... More 

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Thank Karen v
Blantyre, Malawi
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Blue ginger is a good Indian restaurant which also has an Asian menu would recommend u to stick to the Indian menu never been disappointed with there food portions are massive so careful with ur order overall was very happy

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Thank Taki K
Lilongwe, Malawi
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We used to order takeout from this place quite a bit over the past six months. The first time we ordered we got hooked because the paneer tasted so fresh and everything was just delicious. However, I'm sad to report that the quality hasn't stayed the same. The last two times we placed an order (in June) were disappointing --... More 

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Thank Pea_ASW
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the food although it is rather pricey for the portions. Great environment and service (the staff was polite).. Definitely a place we want to go again and trying a different meal. Oooh the chilli is memorable

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Thank margaret m
Indianapolis, Indiana
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250 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Each year we travel to Malawi and no trip is complete without at least one evening at the Blue Ginger. Food is good, moderately priced and the service is excellent. All in all, you can't beat it. On your next trip to Malawi you will find it on the north side of Lilongwe.

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Thank DSStephens
lusaka
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The food wasn't bad but it also wasn't amazing and for the price it leaves you wanting a little more. Service was great, garlic Naan was really good too and they had good green chutney which is always a win for me.

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Thank MuMudenda
Landau in der Pfalz, Germany
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

The Blue Ginger is a nice place, with great food and service... It is located between area 43 and area 10 inside a little shopping compound. But there is one friendly advice, please renovate the toilettes...

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Thank bintang81

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 583 Washington St | Area10, Pacific Mall, Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Location: Africa  >  Malawi  >  Central Region  >  Lilongwe
  • Phone Number: +265 1 795 225

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