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The Shalimar

Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
01629 735999
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Ranked #2 of 76 restaurants in Matlock
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $17 - $42
Cuisines: Indian
Good for: Families with children, Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the first time and whilst the food was delicious it was nothing compared to the welcoming and attentive service of the staff! A truly lovely place to eat!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

As Indian food connoisseur's, we were not disappointed with our visit to Shalamars. We stayed in Matlock and ate at Shalamars for two nights in a row! As diners who like to take our time and enjoy the dining experience, we were delighted that we were able to order our food and drinks at our own pace. The waiters did... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW via mobile

My partner and I dined here whilst on a visit to neighbouring Matlock. We were warmly welcomed upon arrival, seated, drinks order taken and menus handed to us. The menu is varied and catered for the both of us; I enjoy the spice whilst my partner is a wimp and prefers his food mild. Once ordered the food arrived in... More

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

booked this for my son for his 18th birthday for him and 5 friends, pre advising restaurant. Well they were warmly welcomed, attentively served with delicious food and surprised my son with a birthday cake , candle and chorus of Happy Birthday. all a huge surprise to my delighted son who had said that he"didnt want a fuss". He loved... More

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

After visiting this restaurant 12 years ago upon it first opening we have never looked back. It really is the best Indian in Derbyshire. My whole family love it and if ever a family gathering its always Shalimars. Excellent friendly service, food amazing, always 100% satisfied.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

On Thursday I visited the Shalimar for the first time this year. I usually go there each week but protracted medical problems have prevented me from getting out. I was really looking forward to my visit and I was not disappointed. Thank you so much for your warm, welcoming hospitality and an excellent meal. I hope to be back next... More

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Just visited the shalimar at Matlock and cannot fault the service very pleasant staff and a excellent meal that me my husband and our 10 year old son enjoyed. Will be back again very soon.

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Excellent service and amazing food i defiantly recommend coming to the shalimar for a meal. We came and had the buffet and everything was cooked from fresh, 100% satisfied

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Lincolnshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW via mobile

It was one of the best Indians I have ever been to, the service was faultless and so was the atmosphere, the waiters couldn't have been Better. It was very good value for money. Excellent.

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The_Shalimar_DD, Manager at The Shalimar, responded to this review

We accept your gracious compliments with our professional pride Thank You. We look forward to seeing you again for more memorable times with us at The Shalimar More

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

When you arrive till when you leave the service is second to none. You don't feel that you have to hurry choosing from the menu,the friendly and knowledgeable staff are there to help.Very clean hygiene standards there is a great atmosphere as well.After our meal we sat in the conservatory with a drink.definitely be back again.

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The_Shalimar_DD, Manager at The Shalimar, responded to this review

We thank you for your fantastic compliments and words of praise. We value your custom and look forward to welcoming you again soon, Many Thanks The Shalimar More

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