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Basmati Restaurant

230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
0121 358 8898
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Ranked #21 of 1,476 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
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

We have been to Basmati restaurant many times and we have never had anything bad to say about it, consistently great service and consistently great food, and this still stands. We went the other night and both decided to go for something we had never had before, my partner went for a meal recommended by the waiter, and I must... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Whilst away on business I stayed at Premier Inn at Great Barr and rather than dine at the packed Harvester - where it took them 15 minutes to get me drink - I decided to get onto Tripadvisor and same across this little gem. Firstly I think it is worth noting that this restaurant is a prime example of why... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

It isn't often you can say wholeheartedly that you have "never had a bad meal" at a restaurant but I can safely say that Basmati is one of them. We have been eating here regularly for a number of years and the quality of the food and service never fails to impress - we get our "usual" table in the... More

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Knebworth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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
55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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

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