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Balaka Restaurant

Weeke, Winchester, Hampshire 75 Stoney Lane, Winchester SO22 6EW, England
+44 1962 855118
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible19%
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CUISINES
Asian, Balti, Indian, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Weeke, Winchester, Hampshire 75 Stoney Lane, Winchester SO22 6EW, England
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1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Greeted at the door by very smiley staff. Decor inside is beautiful. Quick to be seated and served drinks. A variety of quality Indian cuisine on offer. Not a massive wait between courses Throughly enjoyed onion bhaji starters and a chicken tikka masala. Very attentive...More

Thank Tina L
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

The food is very good and service was great. Well worth a visit. Good selection and fair value. Food served efficiently just the right amount of time between courses. Staff friendly and attentive without being over the top.

Thank Rory R
Reviewed September 8, 2017

We've bought takeaways from Balaka for years (and dined in a few times too), but gradually things have been getting worse - takeaways delivered to the wrong address (that was really annoying!), rice and side dishes missing (I only noticed after collecting the takeaway and...More

Thank Mr Jon Brown
Reviewed July 25, 2017

I ordered a matar panir which was so awful I could not eat it. The sauce was so sweet it tasted as if it was made with condenced milk, only 5 small peices of panir in it and a teasponn of peas., no hint of...More

Thank patrwelsh
Reviewed June 24, 2017

I really enjoy eating at this restaurant, the food is always good and they seem to add new dishes to add to the ones we love.

Thank tims-world-safari
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

Decor and atmosphere on entering is lovely. Staff were attentive from moment we stepped in till moment we left. Food was beautifully presented and taste just great. Had bhajis to start,prawn & chicken kormas shared mushroom rice and peshwari naan. The naan was especially soft...More

Thank Tina L
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

As I used to live locally, Balaka was always our go-to restaurant for takeaway as well as the occasional meal in. The food was always flavoursome and brilliantly cooked and I recommended it whenever anybody asked for a good local restaurant. I'm not sure what...More

Thank Aaron B
Reviewed February 10, 2017

We have had lots of delicious takeaways from Balaka over the last years but not been to eat in the restaurant for along time. Tonight we were treated like long lost friends. Very friendly atmosphere, delicious food and wonderful service. We will be back regularly....More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed January 29, 2017

called in for quick meal before going to the pictures, my expectations were not high. HOWEVER the food was really good, nice atmosphere and staff very friendly and pleasant. Will definitely go there again.

Thank Claire P
Reviewed January 1, 2017

Although the food is good the service is variable. The bill came with several extra drinks added. I see that others have experienced incorrect bills.check your bill carefully

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$37 - $37
Cuisine
Asian, Balti, Indian, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Weeke, Winchester, Hampshire 75 Stoney Lane, Winchester SO22 6EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 855118
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