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Curry Mahal

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28 Barnsley Rd | Dodworth, Dodworth, Barnsley S75 3RN, England
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 31
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good curry

Great curry at reasonable price. Service not the best with wrong meal been brought to wrong table & it wasn't even busy!! Worth a visit though

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
Johnnyboy79
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60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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54 reviews 54 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Great curry at reasonable price. Service not the best with wrong meal been brought to wrong table & it wasn't even busy!! Worth a visit though

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west yorkshire
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The Curry Mahal is quite the jewel in the crown! We have been enjoying Indian food for many years and we all agreed (8 of us) that it was the best Indian food we had ever tasted. Each dish was individual; both the chicken and the lamb was perfectly cooked and the different curry sauces were tasty and flavoured beautifully.... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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1,444 reviews 1,444 reviews
792 restaurant reviews
4,084 helpful votes 4,084 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Haven't been here for a while, because on my last visit, they used far too much ghee, but as passing I thought I'd grab a takeaway on the way home. On an early Saturday night, a lot of others had had the same idea as they were busy. They do a Chicken Biriyani with chick peas, coconut & nuts that... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Recommended by a friend for a long time so decided to give it a chance. It was like eating in a village hall. No atmosphere. Waiters moving tables around us while we were eating. Very off putting. Food was quite possibly the worst curry I have ever had. No better than you'd get in a pub. Won't be returning.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

Excellent meal here this evening, one of the best Indian meals I have had for a long time. Both the starter and main courses were delicious and the staff are very friendly too. Highly recommended!

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Its been a year since we went to the curry mahal and the food was still excellent. only one problem, on a Saturday night they do seem to focus more on the take aways than those in the restaurant. We arrived 1830 (first in the restaurant) and ordered (mains only) by 1845 and were still waiting for our food almost... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My partner and I tried this restaurant at short notice as we were in the area on Saturday night. The poppadoms tasted stale and soft but the pickle tray was nice. We then waited for an hour for our main meal despite the restaurant not being full. When the main meal arrived the chili naan was amazing, saag bhaji and... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

My husband and I wanted an early meal (we are getting old!) but with the atmosphere of new year's eve. We have eaten here many times before and it proved to be just as good as ever. From the moment you walk in you are welcomed from all staff and treat like an old friend. The portions are of a... More 

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

My partner and I visited here for a Valentine's meal. We were not disappointed. The portion sizes are ample and everything we had was lovely. From the poppadoms to the curry to the service, it was all spot on. Good value for money.

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York, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

I picked up an order for six persons, the result at home was a outstanding thumbs up from the family coupled with clear plates and contented individuals. Over the last year the quality has been consistent. You may have to wait a while if you don't pre order but the Cobra on draught more than passes the time.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 28 Barnsley Rd | Dodworth, Dodworth, Barnsley S75 3RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Barnsley  >  Dodworth

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 38
  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?