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Basmati Restaurant

230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
0121 358 8898
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Ranked #22 of 1,455 restaurants in Birmingham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $24
Cuisines: Asian, Indian, Bangladeshi
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Knebworth, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We dined here for the first time on Friday while staying nearby. Food was excellent, service very good, prices reasonable. We left the Restaurant very late, never felt rushed. Not one complaint from 8 of us, will definitely call again when in this area.

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Birmingham
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We went here for my daughter's 18th Birthday, but have frequented this restaurant over the last 10 years or so, although the last visit was some time ago. We were treated very well by all the staff, they were all friendly, with smiles on their faces and were very happy to help my parents with their curry choices, as they... More

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Birmingham
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We went to the Basmati with our family for our grandaughter's 18th birthday. The food, service and attention we were given by the staff was very ,very good. A really enjoyable evening.....Thankyou.

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are pleased to have heard that you enjoyed your meal at Basmati and we will strive to continue with our quality and service for the foreseeable future. We look forward to seeing you again Many Thanks, Management More

Walsall, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

we normally order takeaway for years and not once they got the order wrong. food standard, good, has remained the same.

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are pleased to have heard that you enjoyed your meal at Basmati and we are continuously striving to improve the service and quality we provide. Hopefully when you experience Basmati again we will have provided you with an evening worthy of 5 stars! We look forward to seeing you again Many Thanks, Management More

Birmingham
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Amazing food would recommend it to my friends staff were great parking was easy lovely place to eat will be going back very soon

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are pleased to have heard that you enjoyed your meal at Basmati and we are continuously striving to improve the service and quality we provide. The comments which you provide enable us to continue and improve the service we provide. We look forward to seeing you again Many Thanks, Management More

Birmingham
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Home delivery tonight was really good! The tandoori was great, great balti, fresh ingredients & friendly guys. Thoroughly recommend Basmati!

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Basmati and we are continuously striving to maintain the outstanding quality. We look forward to seeing you again Many Thanks, Management More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

We stopped over on our way to Cornwall and stayed at the Premier inn next door the service in the Harvester was awful but had a Great Balti in The Basmati were made to feel welcome and got looked after , great service , good food , no nonsense no frills.

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Basmati and we are working our hardest to ensure we provide curry's to a "tremendous" standard. Once again, your reviews are greatly appreciated and allow us to further ourselves as a restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again Many Thanks, Management More

paris
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We were driving down from Scotland and stopped in Great Barr at the nearby Premier Inn. Put off by the noise at the Harvester restaurant next door so walked to Basmati. Although the restaurant is a bit unprepossessing outside, we were very glad to have gone in. Excellent Indian restaurant with wonderful and helpful staff. I would recommend it to... More

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Basmati! We are continuously striving to improve your experience at Basmati and the quality of food and service which we provide. With your review taken into consideration we hope your next visit to Basmati will be worthy of 5 stars! We look forward to seeing you again... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

First went here in 2007 and didn't think it was anything special. Decent food then though. But more recently went here for a meal with my wife and son on a Friday night. Very nicely decorated, modern, clean and beautifully layed out inside. And the food is the best I've tasted ever. Very friendly staff also. And the beer was... More

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Basmati! We are continuously striving to improve your experience at Basmati and the quality of food and service which we provide. We look forward to seeing you again Many Thanks, Management More

Preston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This restaurant is just a 2 minute walk from the Holiday Inn M6/J7. Glad we made the effort. Nice atmosphere - busy but not too packed. Lots of locals eating there, and calling in for take-aways. Always a good sign. Good range of food on the menu. Best veggie thali we've had in ages. Good service - attentive but not... More

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Basmati! Such a review enables us to improve in our lacking departments thus allowing us to provide you with an experience worthy of 5 stars! We look forward to seeing you again Many Thanks, Management More

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