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Cilantro Restaurant and Lounge

67 Sultan Rd., Kano 700231, Nigeria
+234 812 219 9999
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“Wonderful evening spent with friends”
4 weeks ago
“Lovely food!”
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Indian, Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
67 Sultan Rd., Kano 700231, Nigeria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spacious outdoor and indoor restaurant. Sat outdoor with a group of 10. Food and service was excellent. Loved the barbeque dishes.

Thank Kumar_pondi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a yoghurt lassi, mutton and chicken fried rice. The food took some time before coming out but overall I really enjoyed the meal!

Thank Joy D
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We went there for a nice quiet dinner. The experience here is always good. Staff were attentive and efficient. The curry's are great and well prepared. The Naan breads are the best in Nigeria, that I have tasted so far. I rate this Indian restaurant...More

Thank DorianZZ
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Excellent Indian Cuisine, for those that like Indian food. Very good, a bit pricey have to have deep pockets to be a regular.

Thank colinmaoaeh
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to unwind and enjoy the menu which takes you back to India .... service is with a smile, helpfull and ready to listen very politely to assist you promptly... Ambience you get best of both worlds be garden feel, or indoors. In all...More

Thank Maneesh H
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I recently stayed at the Tahir Guest Palace for 2 weeks in Kanu, Nigeria and during that stay I had the opportunity to dine multiple times at the Cilantro restaurant located in the Tahir Guest Palace. The food and service on every visit was exceptional....More

2  Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

food is amazing. All ways maintaining the taste.staff are cool and very attendative. The grass carpet is very natural. Service is very fast . Children play area is safe and well maintened. Lighting is soothing for a nice dinner. The parking was assisted by security...More

Thank Praveen Reddy S... R
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Tried the standalone Cilantro restaurant in sultan road for lunch today after having a good experience in Tahir Cilantro. No disappointment and enjoyed the meal.

2  Thank 210,467
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

It is one of the finest and best Indian cuisine restaurant in a Kano. Great taste with good service.

Thank brijeshboza
Rajendran T, Owner at Cilantro Restaurant and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Thanks for your kind review

Reviewed 30 January 2017

Great place to go in the evening to relax with Indian food. Well cared for and pleasant atmosphere and helpful staff. The food is very good. Choices in Kano to eat out are pretty limited so you may visit this place quite often if you...More

Thank PASM64
Rajendran T, Owner at Cilantro Restaurant and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Thanks for your kind review

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Sultan Rd., Kano 700231, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Kano State  >  Kano
  • Phone Number: +234 812 219 9999
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Cilantro Restaurant & Lounge was opened in 2011 with objective of changing the perception of Indian Food in Northern Nigeria.
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