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Karim's

#34 of 11,812 Restaurants in New Delhi
Certificate of Excellence
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16, Matia Mahal Bazar, Near Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk | Jama Masjid, New Delhi 110006, India
+91 11 2326 4981
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

I was very excited to visit here untill i have been there. Just overhype place. Nothing special Nothing New. Sitting arrangement is crap. More over people are so dirty here and don t know the way of eating. They wash hand directly on plates while sitting Which ruined my experience. 2/5

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Thank amit s
Guwahati, India
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Mutton and chicken dishes are mouthwatering. very tasty and in mughal style. kabas are also very good. you can have rumali roti and along with mutton korma and mutton sheek kabab.

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Thank aruptanti
New Delhi, Delhi, India
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good place to be here with friends and family. Chicken changezi is the specialty of karims. You should visit

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Thank Mukul S
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152 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It is an institution of old Mughal cooking style and flavour. The kebabs, biriyani and nan smelt wonderful and tasted incredible.

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Thank Tan A
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25 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Outstanding non vegetarian food. Only demerit is that food is too oily. Hence health conscious people should take a caution. All in all, very tasty food.

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Thank Santosh D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Sheekh kabab 👅 yumm,mutton Khuram nothing can beat it's a treat for check/mutton it's heavens paradise

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Thank Prasad G
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our relative brought us to this famous eatery and according to local, this is a must place to visit if you are a foodie person, it's 1 of top 10 restaurants in Asia by Time Magazine and it did not dissapoint us at all. We tried the chicken tandoori, fish tandoori and keema naan. The tandoori taste so good, it's... More 

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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

As a westerner our first impulse after wandering the narrow lane ways of old Delhi was ...is this food safe to eat..it's legendary status was confirmed and we ate healthily

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had mutton stew, mutton korma and seek kabab - that was the best time I had in Delhi. For me they make world's best seek kababs. I will definitely come back again and recommend.

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Karim's is one of the oldest and popular eateries in delhi....This place is located in old delhi near Jama masjid.The food serve here is excellent in terms of quality and quantity..Mutton korma,Naan,kebabs and firni --- a must try!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:30
Monday
09:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:30
Thursday
09:00 - 00:30
Friday
09:00 - 00:30
Saturday
09:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16, Matia Mahal Bazar, Near Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk | Jama Masjid, New Delhi 110006, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: +91 11 2326 4981

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