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Memsaab

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59-59a Highcross Street, Leicester LE1 4SH, England
01162530243
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Good for:
Large groups
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 113
    Excellent
  • 75
    Very good
  • 32
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 18
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very nice lunch

Called in for lunch on a cold Saturday, the welcome was warm and friendly. It was a little quiet when we arrived but the restaurant soon filled. Lunchtime menu is basic but good quality, service was very good and the food arrived within a short time. Starting with the usual poppadoms and pickles... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Uktim
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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258 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Thanks for a lovely evening again. Very nice specials. Lovely staff. A bit on the higher side but am willing to pay for that quality

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW via mobile

Where do i begin? Food was ridiculously overpriced, proportions where smaller than baby food packets and the staff were incompetent, they put us in a corner and totally forgot about us. Totally AVOID! Would not step food in the place ever again..

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Leicestershire
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

We went as a large group having been before. Due to the number of us we had a set menu at £23.50 per head. The food was lovely and because there was a mix of dishes you were able to try some dishes you probably wouldn't choose, so that was good, however, the cost at the end of the evening,... More 

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Boston, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

the food was ok nothing special, staff indifferent seemed to know they had your business so didn't care too much price for what it was was very expensive

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MemsaabTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Memsaab, responded to this review

Dear Somagerk, We are sorry to hear that you had a dissapointing visit , we would like to convert your visit into a WOW , please email us details of your visit , times dates etc on mem-saableics.com Rehman More 

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Called in for lunch on a cold Saturday, the welcome was warm and friendly. It was a little quiet when we arrived but the restaurant soon filled. Lunchtime menu is basic but good quality, service was very good and the food arrived within a short time. Starting with the usual poppadoms and pickles which were very nice. Starters arrived soon... More 

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MemsaabTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Memsaab, responded to this review

Dear Uktim, Thank you for your visit and review , look forward to seeing you soon Rehman More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We went here for my husbands birthday along with 4freinds.The food is lovely no complaints there although mine was a little too cold for my taste.We waited just under an hour for our food and was squashed in the upstairs room tables to near each other.The welcome we got wasn't up to much and the carpet up the stairs stuck... More 

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MemsaabTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Memsaab, responded to this review

Dear Julie, Thank you for your review , We have looked into the carpet , and there was something stricky in there , we have had it cleaned now, the service charge is totally at your discretion and does not have to be paid, it states the discretion on the bill. Rehman More 

Porth, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
160 reviews 160 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Lovely relaxing modern resturaunt, have visited three times now while working in Leicester and food quality, service and choice has been consistently good each time. Quality selection and good prices along with good service.

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MemsaabTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Memsaab, responded to this review

Dear Welshone, Thank you for your review and repeated visits. Try are new chefs specials. Rehman More 

Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Been here the first time with my friends, the service I must say is very good and you get it with a smile and a lot of advice about the menu. I ordered the chicken shashlick and the boiled rice and a peshwarii nan, it was tasty and could have nbeen a more spicy as I did rewquest it but... More 

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MemsaabTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Memsaab, responded to this review

Dear Andrew , Thank you for your review, The chicken Tikka is pre-marinated and spice levels cannot be adjusted on tandoori items , the only thing which can be offered are extra chilies on the side . There is meat available which can be bought in the market at cheaper prices , but these meats do not offer any tracebility... More 

Leicester
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I really think Memsaab raise the bar when it comes to curry. Everything my party & I had was of excellent quality & lovely to eat.

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MemsaabTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Memsaab, responded to this review

Dear Happyhols, Thank-you for your review , Hope everyone in the party enjoyed. See you soon. More 

Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Visited Memsaab Leicester friday evening, food was excellent can not fault the food. I recommend you check the bill very carefully as I was charged for 3 main dishes and only had 2 as there was only 2 of us in the party, and I was charged for 8 popadoms and only had four. When I brought this to the... More 

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MemsaabTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Memsaab, responded to this review

Dear Gromit, Thank you for your review, My apologies on the bill and the error , it should not happen , but it is wise always to check the bill. We are willing to rectify the error , if any, even after the evening has gone by and you do notice anything amiss or if an an extra charge has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 59-59a Highcross Street, Leicester LE1 4SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: 01162530243

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 47
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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