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Basmati Restaurant

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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi
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230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
0121 358 8898
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Today
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 11:00 am
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 149
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent food and service

This is my regular curry house and it never fails to impress. Always polite, always attentive and amazing food. Be sure to try the specials.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 14, 2013
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Good for:
  • Special occasions
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200 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

This is my regular curry house and it never fails to impress. Always polite, always attentive and amazing food. Be sure to try the specials.

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for this beautiful review. Review like yours will certainly encourage us to be even more outstanding with our finest offering. Many Thanks More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Tried basmati for the very first time tonight and we had a lovely meal which we all thought was 10/10. Basmati will be our first choice for a indian meal .

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for this beautiful review. Review like yours will certainly encourage us to be even more outstanding with our finest offering. Many Thanks More 

Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Whenever we are in Brum, visiting relatives we always treat ourselves to a meal at Basmati. It is easily one of the best Indian meals ever experienced

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for your time to write this great review. Review like yours will certainly encourage us to be even more outstanding with our offering. Many Thanks More 

BIRMINGHAM
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Always an excellent meal and choice with good service. Have never been disappointed. You will want to go back time and time again.

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for your Candids review. We shall look forward to see you again soon. i promised to be even more consistent with our offering in future. Many Thanks More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I have been here now quite a few times and I am never disappointed, the staff are extremely friendly and the food is great.

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for your Beautiful review. We are glad to know that we are meeting customer expectation.We would like be even more committed to maintain consistency all the time. We shall look forward to see you again soon Many Thanks More 

Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I'd travelled up from Kent with a friend to watch Tottenham play away at Aston Villa in the League Cup on a Tuesday evening. Rather than travel back late at night we stayed over at the next door Premier Inn at Great Barr. Returning from the game at around 10.45pm we were peckish and were thinking that our options were... More 

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for fantastic reviews. We are glad to see your review and most importantly appreciate your visit as you come all the way from Kent as away football fan. It's our pleasure to welcome and provide our finest offering to customer from all over the country as we have lot of diners stays in the hotel near... More 

Walsall, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

I was about to pop into Harvester on the A34 between Walsall and B'ham when I spotted this next door. Had to give it a try. Although the place isn't huge - it was nicely decorated and had parking outside. The food was tasty and the family all enjoyed their meals. This is one of the better indian restaurants in... More 

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for fantastic reviews. We happy to continue with our finest offering in region and promised to be continued in years to come. I am glad that you recognized the difference than what our competitors are offering and how we distinguished ourselves from the places around us :-) i am sure you review will help other diners... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Its been a while since we visited the Basmati the food as i remembered fresh,tasty,and just a lovely meal. The service excellent and we were not hurried,cobra beer very nice and a pleasant atmosphere. Why have i left it so long to come back? we will be coming again very soon. My son made the reservation and left a message... More 

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you dinner for you beautiful review. We are pleased to have you back and happy to continue with our best offering to meet your dinning needs. We Shall look forward to welcome yet again. Many Thanks More 

Maidstone, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

I was staying by Walsall's football ground. This restaurant is about 3 miles around, with good parking. I viisted on a Thursday night. It was packed but the service was excellent and the food was superb - freshly cooked, nicely presented, served well and most enjoyable. My currey was superb and very reasonably priced. I shall be returning to this... More 

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you dinner for you beautiful review. We are delighted to hear from you. We will be pleased to continue to sustain the standard so that dinners recognize us the way you did :-) Thank you We Shall look forward to welcome yet again. Many Thanks More 

UK
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

I used to dine here regularly when on business and made a return six years later having to stay at the Holiday Inn which is just down the road. The restaurant used to be busier from what I remembered although was much quieter now, even for a weekday. We ordered some a sharing platter for starters along with some lamb... More 

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tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you dinner for your candids review. I am sorry to hear we have failed to meet your expectation on this occasion. i must emphasize that we have gone much more improved than 6-7 years back that you have mentioned in your review. if you read our other dinners review that will give you idea how much we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: 0121 358 8898

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 24
  • Cuisine: Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?