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Cafe Monsoon

Wolverhampton Road, Shifnal, England
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Ranked #11 of 25 Restaurants in Shifnal
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Asian
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: A review in The Shropshire Star http://www.shropshirestar.com/lifestyle/2010/09/14/dining-review-of-cafe-monsoon-wolverhampton-road-shifnal-tf11-9ez/
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

I booked a table here for my birthday at half past 6, when we arrived drinks were taken quickly, however the same can't be said for the rest of the evening. We kept asking to order, we kept getting told five minutes! The starters were fine but arrived after 45 minutes. The mains didn't arrive until half past 8! My... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Headed into Shifnal last week and was looking for a place to dine at , so I was recommended by a friend to visit Cafe Monsoon! and so i had! Food was fantastic, will definitely be visiting again soon. Thank You!

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

A special evening that turned into a complete disaster!!! My sons girlfriend was leaving for Slovakia to start her 2nd year in Veterinary.We wanted to make sure she had a good send off , with her family and ourselves showing support. The restaurant is a regular for my sons girlfriends parents, suggesting the food is very good. We were shown... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

I'm very lucky as I live roughly in the middle between Cafe Monsoon and Shifnal Cottage which is another fantastic restaurant/take-away and whilst I can't choose between the actual food, I prefer to dine in at Cafe Monsoon whilst tend to get take-aways from Shifnal Cottage. I've been here a number of time and it has never disappointed. I came... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

When we arrived, we were seated pretty quickly, but then to get them to take our drink & food order, that took half an hour. We then waited another 45 minutes for the food to arrive, and then the food was bog standard, could have done a better job in a bedsit. Another hour later, our main course arrived. Tasteless,... More 

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44 reviews 44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We had a fantastic meal at monsoon. The food was amazingly fresh, spicy and tasty. The service was great. If you wan fast good then it's not for you as the food is cooked from scratch and you can taste it. I shall most definitely be returning to try more of the menu.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Tremendous food excellent service. Best restaurant around. Wouldn't go anywhere else. Have been visiting here for years and everything is all amazing. Would recommend to anyone a real top class Indian restaurant.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I was in the area on business & Visited this restaurant for a meal based on previous reviews. Having traveled in India extensively I love fresh flavoursome food. The menu looked really interesting with dishes I hadn't heard of before so we were quite excited ! I asked several questions before ordering about strength & i dislike pre cooked meat... More 

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Midweek was very quiet in the restaurant - but this did mean that the service could not be faulted. The staff and manager were attentive, polite and helpful. The food was excellent - it seemed very authentic - with a really different taste to each dish. The taste was also significantly better than the more mainstream type of curry house.... More 

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Shifnal
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

Had a takeaway last weekend and we were told 35 mins for collection. We turned up after 35 mins to have to wait a further 20 minutes and having to ask twice when the takeaway would be ready. Had a tandoori selection and the meat was very tough, other curries were quite tasty but meat was very tough. All in... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe Monsoon

Address: Wolverhampton Road, Shifnal, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shifnal
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Asian

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