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Blue Ginger

583 Washington St | Area10, Pacific Mall, Lilongwe, Malawi
+265 1 795 225
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (6 reviews)
“naan” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
583 Washington St | Area10, Pacific Mall, Lilongwe, Malawi
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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.

Thank westerntraveler2013
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...More

Thank lomadzi k
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...More

Thank Karen v
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

Thank Taki K
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...More

Thank Pea_ASW
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

Thank margaret m
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...More

Thank DSStephens
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.

Thank MuMudenda
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...

Thank bintang81
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Indian restaurant, food taste is ok/good but very expensive... even compared to Nairobi/Kampala its almost double price for this city. Quantity was more.

Thank lenson d
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Jeffrey S
6 November 2016|
Response from mwfoodiemike |
I've been there quite a lot of times in the last few months and neither I nor my family have gotten sick. The food is great as always
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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