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Khyber Tandoori

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116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
+44 (0)116 261 1560/266 4842
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent service and great food!

The food and service is outstanding. We are ALWAYS welcomed with a smile and exceptional professional service to go with. A very clean restaurant with a fresh atmosphere. Foods to try are the Kadai chicken wings (definitely not the ordinary type), these are full of good flavour but surprisingly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
Reenku A
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Leicester
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Leicester
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The food and service is outstanding. We are ALWAYS welcomed with a smile and exceptional professional service to go with. A very clean restaurant with a fresh atmosphere. Foods to try are the Kadai chicken wings (definitely not the ordinary type), these are full of good flavour but surprisingly not over powering with typical strong pungent spices which is nice!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Upon arrival and observing the menu I was surprised not to see the usual Indian food (korma, tikka,etc) but I ur waiter Marshall was cracking, he told us it was traditional dishes from the goa area and Southern India. He was super chatty and gave great suggestions on what to have and we ended up trying them all. A good... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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175 reviews 175 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Invited to lunch at the Khyber by local Indian business friends who obviously know the owner and restaurant very well. Clean, simply furnished and warmly welcomed. Started with pappadums and chutneys plus a coleslaw like salad but with spicy dressing. Then delicious tandoori lamb chops with a rich and hot chilli sauce. Main course was Lamb Bhuna (freshly cooked, tender... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Great service was recommended by a friend must try the chilli chicken and methi chicken also the staff is very friendly.

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Solingen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

The perfect stay for a meal with friends. Very friendly service and delicious Indian cuisine and authentic. Can't wait for our next visit.

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Dropped in after a family Christmas shopping trip, having checked out TripAdvisor reviews, which looked good. We weren't disappointed! Lucky to get a table as it was packed at 7pm. No problem parking in streets behind. Definitely on the spicy side, even the Chicken Korma and Chicken Tikka Massalla (CTM)! (worth asking if you have specific requirements for heat) All... More 

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Rothley, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

have been to khyber many times. very good service and good food, but their mains are always a bit of a let down. pity really. i feel the mains are either very tomato-ie, or loaded with garam masala taste. the starters on the other hand are very very good and unique. LOVE their service. always greeted with smiles and the... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Yummmmm food is spot on portions small thou service bit slow but the food is 100%. Defo worth a try looking forward to next trip

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Khyber Tandoori is one of the finest Indian restaurants you would ever eat at. Their range of dishes and customer service has to be the best I have ever experienced. I been to many restaurants in Leicester and this place has simply blown me away. The manager Dinesh Raval is a great host and offers a very personal service and... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Having missed Diwali Day we decided to head down Belgrave Road and look at the lights and have dinner in one of the curry houses. Having been turned away from two as they were packed, we happened upon Khyber and got the one spare table. Lots of Indian families eating there which is always a good sign. It was lovely,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)116 261 1560/266 4842

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 41 - 41
  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?