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Saagar Tandoori Restaurant

473 Mansfield Road, Sherwood, Nottingham NG5 2DR, England
+44 115 962 2014
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Ranked #353 of 1,158 Restaurants in Nottingham
Price range: $18 - $53
Cuisines: Indian
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: Providing excellent food to both restaurant and takeaway customers, we pride ourselves on the quality of our ingredients and the standard of our cooking. You are sure of a warm welcome at Saagar, Nottingham's premier Indian and Pakistani restaurant. Please note - advance bookings not always necessary.
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English first
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Have eaten here for many years, the food always excellent. Not overly friendly staff (!) but food has never disappointed, until recently. The last three meals, including one takeaway have been very lacking. All rather tasteless and this evening I didn't even want a doggy bag! What on earth as happened? The front staff are the same, I'm assuming there... More 

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Brough, East Yorkshire
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Top quality food that never disappoints - lamb tandoori best ever! No nonsense decor, but still authentic feel to the restaurant. Good choice of dishes and generous portions - nothing changes after 30 years of visiting!!

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Nottingham
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

A warm welcome is guaranteed by proprietor Peter or one of his team at the Saagar. With an enviable reputation locally, and a loyal following of very regular customers, this is a step up from a curry house to a 'proper' restaurant. Very clean and well presented with good quality table linen and cutlery, as seems customary with Indian and... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I live in a city of great curries and don't usually need to spend a lot of money to get good food. Takeaways from here are a proper treat. But the food is very good and there is tons of it, a meal for two easily feeds three, four if you aren't too greedy.

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Bucks
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

After long drive from London we needed a hot tasty meal and ended up at Saagar It is an old fashioned establishment-almost like going back to the 70s. We got a warm welcome and had the order taken quite quickly The place is not cheap-almost £9 per dish -i thought the popadums could have been free at that price. The... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Used to love this place, it would always be my first choice for Indian dining. We took the family there last night for a birthday celebration, oh how disappointed we where! Poor service and poor food. My brother had chicken madras and the chicken was very dry. When he complained the manager said it was the same chicken as we... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The Saagar is nothing less than a Sherwood institution which has prospered over many years under the hands of the same customer friendly team. I have enjoyed many delicious meals over the years, particularly their take aways with their quirky surprise offerings such as a mango, a whole pineapple, chocolate or the odd bonus dish. These gestures show that they... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is a traditional restaurant and I hope it never changes. Photos on the wall shows it going back many years. Very relaxing, we love it.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

The Saagar often gets neglected in reviews but it is a gem of an Indian. Located in Sherwood about a mile north of the city, it looks like many suburban curry houses with kitsch decor of Clive of India and 'Mrs Clive' However, it's the food that you come for. It's more expensive than many Nottingham Curry Houses but the... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Got a takeaway on a Friday night. King prawns were tough as old boots! Both dishes under seasoned and tasteless. Was really disappointed. As it was a takeaway couldn't be bothered to complain, just won't go again.

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MohamedSaagar, Owner at Saagar Tandoori Restaurant, responded to this review

Apologies for the delay responding to your review; it has just been brought to my attention. I am sorry you had a disappointing experience at Saagar Restaurant. We value all customers, whether in a group or single diners, eating in the restaurant or takeaway, and strive to give the best food and service possible. If you would like to drop... More 

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Additional Information about Saagar Tandoori Restaurant

Address: 473 Mansfield Road, Sherwood, Nottingham NG5 2DR, England
Phone Number: +44 115 962 2014
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
Average Prices: USD 18 - 53
Cuisine: Indian

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