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Mela Lounge Stafford

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1-2 Water Street, Stafford ST16 2AG, England (Formerly malabar)
01785 227 500
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6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 30
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 5
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Great food, great atmosphere, great prices, Lovely friendly Staff. I love eating here when ever I get the chance. 5***** X

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
ronnie446
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Great food, great atmosphere, great prices, Lovely friendly Staff. I love eating here when ever I get the chance. 5***** X

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Comfortable, clean and modern surroundings supported by the most helpful of staff made this an evening to remember. The Butter Chicken is fabulous and I wholeheartedly recommend it.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Very good food in a small restaurant with helpful staff. Great place to eat with a crowd or with a friend.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This was our first visit to the Mela Lounge and it will not be our last , the staff were so friendly , the restaurant was very clean and the food was out of this world.There are lots of choice on the menu something for everyone , really good price and the portion sizes are huge! Had a lovely evening... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

What a great dining experience. The menu is extensive and the wine list while limited caters for most tastes. The waiting staff are attentive but not intrusive and the owner, Abu, takes a hands on approach. All in all a great night out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Food is fab, service lovely very polite&courteous and the owner lovely man very helpfull!.......i visited a few days ago for a familys birthday hadnt been for ages but next visit will be sooner.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Super food, well cooked, well presented and delicious. A great Indian restaurant. Friendly, well presented staff. Our first visit and a great find in Stafford.

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Bideford
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

First visit, chosen at random. Had £10 menu. Excellent selection, superbly cooked and presented. Friendly and attentive staff. Lovely and comfortable furnishings and space between tables. Cannot recommend too highly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

The 1st time we've been excellent food and service we're back tonight for 2nd time really recommend going

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Burton on Trent
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Fell upon the Melu Lounge by complete accident,and so pleased we did. Had evening at Gatehouse Theatre,arrived around 10.30pm and the place was heaving,but they managed to squeeze us in. Staff,food,ambiance terrific,can highly recommend my Mushroom and Paneer Puri,and the Chicken Towa,delicious. Will certainly be back. Thanks to all the team for making our evening complete. Many thanks, Sally,Kevin Rogers.

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Additional Information about Mela Lounge Stafford

Address: 1-2 Water Street, Stafford ST16 2AG, England (Formerly malabar)
Phone Number: 01785 227 500
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stafford
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Indian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1-2 Water Street, Stafford ST16 2AG, England (Formerly malabar)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stafford
  • Phone Number: 01785 227 500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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?