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Cafe Zam Zam

113 Church Street, Great Malvern WR14 2AJ, England
01684 576 857
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Ranked #18 of 83 restaurants in Great Malvern
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Unlicensed Indian restaurant
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Unlicensed Indian restaurant
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  • English first
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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We revisited Zam Zams after an absence of some five years and after we joined the VIP Dining scheme which cover some 500 Indian Restaurant in the UK. Our first meal earlier in the year around March was a very good standard and Sam the manager was very attentive to our needs and cooking preferences . I have subsequently have... More

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I am a vegan and spicy food lover. The first time I came to Cafe Zam Zam, I ordered a Vegetable Vindaloo (my preferred curry at the time). Sam, the restaurant manager, seeing that I like chilli, recommended that I instead try a Vegetable Naga - a curry cooked in Indian Naga chillies, which are much hotter but have a... More

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We had a take away 2 nights ago and it was as good as eating in the restaurant, lovely food and lots of choice, my partner loves his curry to be extra spicy and when you ask them to do this they always deliver as requested.

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Malvern
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81 reviews 81 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
193 helpful votes 193 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We have used this no frills restaurant on a number of occasions over the years and it rightly built up a good reputation, but having recently visited with my wife, son and his partner, I was left feeling somewhat disappointed. We started with the usual poppadoms, but I found them to be somewhat lacking in substance and taste, almost as... More

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Another great meal at Cafe Zam Zam last night. Sam organised one of his delicious authentic Bangladeshi Hake curries for us, spot on! If you plan to visit, try mid week, far less frenetic than Friday or Saturday.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

Food always fantastic, extra effort Made by Sam and his brother to advise and provide us with food with traditional flavours of Bangladesh with traditional ingredients. A very special little place.

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

I am a regular, I used to go when Sony was there and now Sam and his brother have taken over it's just as good, maybe better, they try new dishes, we had a special fish dish last night which was exceptional, you only have to mention what food you prefer and they will go out of their way to... More

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Was a very regular visitor and enjoyed the smiley atmosphere when Sonny was Manager.However although the food is still good (same chef) unfortunately not such a good evening without Sonnies smiling face.

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Cafe Zam Zam is a tiny Indian cafe/restaurant situated near the centre of Great Malvern town. The lack of space is made up by the quality of service and the excellence of the food. Try it!

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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29 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

Went with a group of friends on a sat night, was quite busy. My friend and I although not veggie both ordered veg curries. I stupidly assumed they would use the veg which make up the side dishes eg. Mushrooms, cauliflower, spinach, okra etc etc. I was wrong, mine had 4 chunks of potato, 2 small chunks of green pepper... More

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