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Akbars of Bradford

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192-194 Linthorpe Rd, Middlesbrough TS1 3RF, England
01642 244566
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Today
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dessert, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 203
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  • 58
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  • 43
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  • 52
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Birthday party

I went to akbar in Middlesbrough food was very nice good service friendly staff and I had best meal in my life never let down all ways best service and food

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
Ehtesham I
via mobile
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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456 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Thornaby on Tees, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

I went to akbars last month as I hadn't been for some time and I was looking forward to it however I found the place looking very drab and in desperate need of a makeover! if you look at it from outside all the wooden slats around the windows are in desparate need of a lick of varnish and if... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Ive been here lots of times and each time the food is awesome. We always get a family Naan bread (Chilli & Garlic) We do end up wasting some but we get it for the look of it. I normally get a vindaloo but if you are getting one and expect it to be hot, you need to ask for... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We visited Akbars on Linthorpe Road to celebrate 3 family members birthdays and as there was 9 of us nothing was too much trouble for them. They seated and served our drinks within minutes of arriving there. The waiter introduced himself as was very attentive to our party. The meal was amazing and arrived quickly and piping hot. The different... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

I have to agree with the term original is best...I have been to the Akbar's in both middlesbrough and Bradford and by far the Bradford one is better. The flavour's are nice, the atmosphere is pleasant... I wouldn't rate it as one of my most favourite restaurants but it serves good Asian food. I've been 3 times...I Haven't been in... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Food is pretty average for an indian, i found staff were constantly asking if we were finished with food, and rushing us out and they werent even that busy

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Visited in may with 14 family members we had excellent service and even better food I opted for the seafood Balti which was probably one of the best curries I've had go and enjoy.

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Started with a special cocktail drink from the bar guy, which according to him was an experiment and must say it was lovely. Our table was personally attended by the manager. He was very kind to explain dishes to us, also according to our preference suggested us. We ordered as he recommended and were very pleased. We were given the... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Went with my family last Saturday..........although the restaurant was very busy but we were served very specially........the manager himself served us........the food was excellent...... The Nan taste fabulous........I must say the manager. Knows how to bring customers back

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Thank you akbars for making our evening espical .love to go to akbars for great asian food. This weekend I took my girlfriend mary for her 19 birthday. We were warmly welcomed by manager and given a nice cleaned table. Good service by the waiter .sparkling dessert and cheerful celebrations makes our evening especial. Thank you Akbars

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

I went to akbar in Middlesbrough food was very nice good service friendly staff and I had best meal in my life never let down all ways best service and food

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 192-194 Linthorpe Rd, Middlesbrough TS1 3RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Middlesbrough
  • Phone Number: 01642 244566

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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