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Khyber Tandoori

116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
+44 (0)116 261 1560/266 4842
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Ranked #99 of 824 Restaurants in Leicester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $41 - $41
Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

I am a foodie and very critical of Indian restaurants in particular. I can say this restaurant is one of the finest in Leicester and I always recommend it to my friends. Dishes of note. Chili chicken. Butter prawns Staff curry.

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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Found on trip advisor and did not disappoint. Excellent helpful service with the chef coming to our table. The food was well seasoned and spiced and you could taste the individual herbs and spices in the dish. The auburgine methi was the highlight. Goes down as my best curry ever. Need to work on the popadoms. Many thanks. Off home... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We dined here as a four on a Friday evening in August. The location isn’t great, as there is no parking for customers to the restaurant which I agree is not the fault of the restaurant, but it doesn't help if you are travelling by car. The restaurant itself is not overly attractive inside, with office like tables and chairs... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Khyber is a long standing family run business. I have to say, if you are coming here in need of a standard tandoori, you would have picked the wrong place. The flavours in the food in this restaurant are unique. They have unique spices used to enhance the fresh herbs used in the dishes. I highly recommend the chilli mogo... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We have eaten here twice and it was good food and friendly service both times. Try the home cooked 'traditional' dishes - delicious! This time I had the Lamb Rogan Gohst. Very nice indeed. Ring up in advance and book. The first time we called in on a Friday night were were lucky - we booked there and then and... More

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7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Excellent food and 5* service We'll priced and good portion sizes Not expensive Try the fish curry in tomato based sauce The Aubergine curry is also excellent

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

we Love the food at khyber we have been going to this restaurant over the years very good service every time we go we are looked after so well by Dinesh and his staff are friendly we come all the way from manchester for the good food at khyber we Love panner tikka and the Aubergin fry is the best... More

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We went there for a family eat-out after believing all the great verdicts in Trip advisor. We were all hungry and asked the manager if the food would be ready a bit early. On confirmation, we took our seats. Few more people arrived after us. It took 70 minutes for our order to be served. People after us had their... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Great food, great service. The staff, particularly Danesh, could not be more friendly. Highly recommended.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

We have been going to this restaurant for over 10 years, and quite simply this is the best tandoori restaurant in Leicester. Dinesh and his family make you feel at ease, the quality, taste and presentation are first class Try his signature dish Chili Chicken, followed by a choice from 'the new sweets menu' Paul , Judy, Fred & Mary

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