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Sahara Bar & Restaurant

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2 Rossgate, Hemel Hempstead HP1 3LG, England
01442 249249
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 52
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Friday Night Sizzler

Once again awesome service with really authentic indian flavours.had the sanjays special with chicken which is served on the skillet and flamed with Brandy,Cannot wait to revisit,Book in advance as it gets busy.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Once again awesome service with really authentic indian flavours.had the sanjays special with chicken which is served on the skillet and flamed with Brandy,Cannot wait to revisit,Book in advance as it gets busy.

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Hemel
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194 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Just got back from a very nice meal at the Sahara. We had the buffet selection - starter, main course, side dish and rice/naan plus coffee and I was surprised by both the quality and taste of all the food. Special mention for the excellent Onion Bhajis and Keema Naan although all the food was very tasty. The staff were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We had an excellent night at the Sahara yesterday , food and service was awesome , Parking outside handy as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Visited with friends on Saturday late night and I honestly have to say the food was outstanding with generous portions and very friendly service,first time here so will recommend to family.thanks guys for a wonderful time.

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Visited for a friends birthday. Food was outstanding. Friendly staff and nice atmosphere. I would recommend this curry house to anyone

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This place was a nice surprise. Lovely food and good service. I came with a group of friends on a Monday banquet night. The location isn't great (in a local shopping area) and the exterior looks pretty seedy. BUT the food was really good and the service was friendly and helpful. We had a great night out and excellent value... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Went to shahara for a frindly evening with my friends on last tuesday it was absolutely fantastic. We all enjoyed the food and atmosphere. Lovely food and staff. We back again soon. Well done

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Had forgotten just how good the food and service at the Sahara is, from the moment you walk in, to paying the bill it is a great dining experience because the range of dishes is plentiful and not overwhelming ( staff are always happy to help you select), the food is presented and you are not

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We've tried all the Indians in Hemel over the years but by far this is the best. Always friendly and always serving good quality food. Give it a try.

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Hemel Hempstead, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Came here forma celebratory meal with family and was a very pleasant experience. Lovely food, nice atmosphere and staff and great value.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 Rossgate, Hemel Hempstead HP1 3LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hemel Hempstead
  • Phone Number: 01442 249249

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 31
  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?