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Alams Lounge

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Indian, Vegetarian, Pakistani, Halal
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3 Hermit Lane | Higham, Barnsley S75 1PL, England
+44 1226 385252
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Delivery, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: We are Barnsley's only authentic Kashmiri Indian restaurant, serving...
We are Barnsley's only authentic Kashmiri Indian restaurant, serving traditional Kasmiri cuisine in a warm friendly environment. Whether you decide to dine in our restaurant or have your food delivered to your door, we aim to please. We serve a vast array of soft drinks and mocktails and customers are welcome to bring alcohol in moderation ( maximum 2 bottles of wine or equivalent per four paying guests). You've tried the rest now try the best.
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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
Fabulous food, excellent service!

Visited Alams Lounge last night for my birthday. I'd not been to an Indian restaurant for over 16 years and OH has never been keen on Indian food but I was impressed with the reviews on here so decided to give it a go. We were not disappointed, from start to finish both the service and food... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
GeordieTyke
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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English first
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Visited Alams Lounge last night for my birthday. I'd not been to an Indian restaurant for over 16 years and OH has never been keen on Indian food but I was impressed with the reviews on here so decided to give it a go. We were not disappointed, from start to finish both the service and food were excellent. I... More 

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, I am really happy you enjoyed your evening. Please tell others of your experience and we look forward to your next visit. All you can eat buffet is Tuesday 14th July booings are advisable to avoid disappointment as these nights are very popular. More 

Barnsley, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

I often go with a friend here but was treated to a meal with the family on Father's Day. As set menu covers all our favourite dishes, we chose to order vegetarian menu items and let the chef make a few special ones. Delicious and authentic Mughal style dishes wowed us all. Our 2 year old grandson loved watching the... More 

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, our team of chefs at Alams Lounge are constantly pushing the boundaries and specialise in not just Vegetarian and Vegan options but also cater for special requirements, Celiac and allergy/ intolerant customers on a regular basis. Make sure you seek the advice of your server or management when ordering and leave the rest to... More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

Met up with friends from work, the staff are so good at customer service, the food was amazing the best I have ever tasted, I would highly recommend Alams Lounge to everybody. First class service and food.

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure meeting you and having you at Alams Lounge, we look forward to your next visit. More 

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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Writing another review because I think my last one was before this place got took over. This is the best place to get curry in Barnsley, each time I've been the service has been perfect and the food has been amazing. The waiters know exactly what to recommend and will always try to make you whatever isn't on the menu.... More 

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you your review, it was a pleasure having you as our guests at Alams Lounge and serving you. We want every customer to leave Alams happy and fulfilled. On the few occasions we do make a mistake, we do try to rectify it immediately. I can't wait for you to return or order a take out meal. Thanks once... More 

Barnsley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Went to Alams Lounge with my parents for an early Father's Day meal, they go often with friends and wanted us to share in the experience. Extremely impressed with the arrival, a very relaxed waiting area and we were offered to drink our wine (bring your own) while we waited. Quickly shown to our table despite it being a Friday... More 

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review, I am really glad you enjoyed your evening. We take great pride in our restaurant and the food we serve. Our waiting staff regularly get educated by our team of chefs regarding ingredients and the process involved in cooking of our dishes. Only the freshest and finest ingredients are used and from day one... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

First time here after been recommended all I can say is I would recommend to any serious curry fan, fantastic food and amazing friendly service will definately be our new local eat out first class

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your inspiring words, our customers reviews really motivate our staff. Thank you for your recommendation and we look forward to seeing you again in the restaurant. More 

Barnsley, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I went with mu family aged between 14 and67. The food was excellent the staff are really friendly and nothing is too much trouble. You take your own alcoholic drinks but buy soft drinks there . Have been twice. The second time was to the all you can eat buffet.there was a wide range of starters but a limited main... More 

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, your kind words are a welcome boost to the staff. I am sorry you thought there weren't enough main courses on our buffet night, but we give an equal amount of starters and main courses on every buffet, which we routinely change and upgrade. That said it was lovely having you at Alams and we... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Environment - 4 out of 5. Nice decor, music and relaxed atmosphere. Service - 4 out of 5. Young but attentive staff. Very impressed by one staff members passion and pride when describing various options on the menu (tallish long haired girl apologies for not catching her name). Food - 5 out of 5. Quality of meat and flavours first... More 

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your detailed review, we are really glad you enjoyed your evening and we look forward to your next visit. Let's hope we can get a 5 out of 5 next time. More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

My wife must have told Abbi that it was my birthday because he had decorated our table with birthday banners. Indian food would not have been my first choice but we had heard good reports of Alams Lounge and decided to try it out. Soooooo Glad that we did, The staff we most helpful and attentive without being overbearing and... More 

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and continued support, I am glad you enjoyed your birthday treat. We look forward to your next visit. More 

2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

First class food and service...dishes cooked to our individual requirements.A place every one should visit. Thank you again.

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Abbey K, Manager at Alams Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, it was lovely seeing you again. I am happy you enjoyed your evening and we look forward to seeing you soon. More 

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Additional Information about Alams Lounge

Address: 3 Hermit Lane | Higham, Barnsley S75 1PL, England
Phone Number: +44 1226 385252
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Barnsley
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 16 - 23
Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian, Pakistani, Halal

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3 Hermit Lane | Higham, Barnsley S75 1PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Barnsley
  • Phone Number: +44 1226 385252

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 23
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian, Pakistani, Halal

Description

We are Barnsley's only authentic Kashmiri Indian restaurant, serving traditional Kasmiri cuisine in a warm friendly environment. Whether you decide to dine in our restaurant or have your food delivered to your door, we aim to please. We serve a vast array of soft drinks and mocktails and customers are welcome to bring alcohol in moderation ( maximum 2 bottles of wine or equivalent per four paying guests). You've tried the rest now try the best.
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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