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Basmati Restaurante Hindu

Calle Caro, 7, 07013 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
+34 971 71 03 87
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $43
Hours:
Mon - Sat 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm
8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Shahin Awal, the owner and chef of Basmati restaurant, is an excellent ambassador for Indian food in Palma de Mallorca. For almost 20 years, diners in Palma de Mallorca, diners have enjoyed the flavours of India through Shahin?s cooking, whose success lies in dishes made from authentic family recipes. One of his specialities is Peshawar Nan, a bread made with dried fruits, honey, coconut and almonds. The restaurant is beautifully decorated, playing music that instantly transports you to India. The menu offers a wide variety of options both at lunchtime and in the evening.

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Finally a good restaurant serving Indian and sun continent cuisine. As an Indian food lover the one thing this island was missing was a good restaurant, basmati was and has been exceptional every time. With a good selection in the set menu, you won't leave dissatisfied!

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

sitting in the restaurant right now, just finished eating our three course meal! It was so good I had to wrote the review right away so more of you can come and eat here! Very humble chef, no menu, changes everyday, but doesn't matter cos everything we ate was just incredible! I'm indian and I haven't had such good food... More 

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Horley
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We went here for dinner last night (Christmas Day) and it was exceptional. As soon as we walked in the smell was amazing, there was rose petals everywhere, it was so romantic. The owner chatted with us and could not have been more friendly. The food was fabulous, we thoroughly enjoyed every course, my partner doesn't usually eat fish but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The most amazing experience for me, my husband & my friends. We thoroughly enjoyed every moment. The food was out of this world! Staff always there to fill up your drinks and very accommodating! We will be back! Thank you!

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Redmond, Washington
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is by far the best and authentic indian food I have had and I am a foodie who was born in India. You don't get a menu book full of 100s of items like you do at other Indian restaurants. The menu here is preset and cooked to perfection. The price is not very high either. You get two... More 

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Bamberg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Yes. I am trying to sound clever here. The Restaurant is very good and you will have a special evening there. Its also very romantic for couples since its only candle lit. You Pay 30 Euros and get enough food for your appetite plus Free Water and a bottle of very good Red wine. Unfortunately my gf is still breastfeeding... More 

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Staines, England, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This is the worst Indian resturant that we have ever been to!!!!! My husband and I eat a great deal of Indian food here in England but this resturant the owner/ manager was rude, the lights were very low, and they only served a set menu, which was a vegetarian starter ( tasted like cardboard) Tandoori chicken which was so... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I have had the pleasure to visit this amazing place on my holiday and it just made it much more unforgettable! As an Indian food lover I have tried many Indian restaurants and this place has to be right on the top!

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doncaster uk
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We were ever so slightly tempted to walk away when realising that we would be unable to choose our food that night. So glad we stayed now. What a beautiful place! Trust your host. He's very passionate and brave about his food. The service was delightful and the ambiance perfect for our final night in Palma. So glad we found... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

We visited the Basmati based on tripadvisor reviews and we certainly weren't disappointed. Despite not booking, we were warmly greeted on arrival and informed about the values of the restaurant and the set menu that would be on offer. For the price of 31.50 euros each we were treated to 4 fantastic courses and a bottle of house red. The... More 

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Additional Information about Basmati Restaurante Hindu

Address: Calle Caro, 7, 07013 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
Phone Number: +34 971 71 03 87
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Majorca  >  Palma de Mallorca
Open Hours:
Monday 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm  8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm  8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm  8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Thursday 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm  8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Friday 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm  8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm  8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 43
Cuisine: Indian

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