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25 High St, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7AD, England
01952 432055
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5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Good for:
Families with children

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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Late night dinner and nice welcome

After a long drive, we caught last orders for dinner at Aftab Tandoori and Balti restaurant in Ironbridge. Nice welcome and atmosphere, polite staff and really tasty food. We had lamb tikka and chicken chilli masala balti, the flavours were distinctive unlike some restaurants where everything... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 12, 2015
Karen R
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Caldbeck, United Kingdom
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  • Families with children
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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88 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Caldbeck, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

After a long drive, we caught last orders for dinner at Aftab Tandoori and Balti restaurant in Ironbridge. Nice welcome and atmosphere, polite staff and really tasty food. We had lamb tikka and chicken chilli masala balti, the flavours were distinctive unlike some restaurants where everything tastes the same. I've been here a few times now and I look forward... More 

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Fabulous service! So attentive, food delicious! Great meal all together, well recommended ! We had Dansak and the Tandoori mixed grill, mmmmm, lovely!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We ate at Aftab whilst staying in Ironbridge for the weekend. We had poppadoms to start with which were a little oily and the pickle tray was a bit bland, just onion chutney, mango chutney and lime pickle. We had puree and chaat starters which were ok but the main course was fabulous, I wished i'd just had the main... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

A group of friends and I ordered £90 worth of takeaway. Including king prawn balti. Only to find once home it only had 2 ..yes 2 prawns in the container. £8 for to king prawns. Not very good service.

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Shropshire
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Food is good but not the sort of restaurant you would choose for a romantic meal or a celebration. It's more of a "lets find somewhere to eat place "if you know what I mean. Gets busy at turning out time so can be a little loud with drunken revellers calling in for takeaway. Food is good though and I... More 

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Wales, UK
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We have been to Aftab several times and the food has always been top quality and service excellent. Very friendly staff. Hard to fault! Highly recommended.

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Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Welcoming and attentive staff, good menu choices. Our curries were well cooked, presented and delicious, also the portions were generous. Would recommend.

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Chepstow, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had a brilliant meal, not over priced, friendly staff, delicious food nicely cooked and very tasty. Highly recommended.

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Good service, good ttasty food, only downside was food was over greasy. A bit like Idian food used to be.

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Southport, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Despite arriving before opening time, we were welcomed and offered a drink. The choice was excellent, food very tasty with generous portions. Throughout our meal the staff were attentive and warm without being overbearing. A truly excellent Indian restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 25 High St, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Ironbridge
  • Phone Number: 01952 432055

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 39
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?