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The Alban

145 Victoria Street | St Albans, St. Albans AL1 3TA, England
+44 1727 862111
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“curry” (19 reviews)
“thali” (4 reviews)
“poppadoms” (11 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
145 Victoria Street | St Albans, St. Albans AL1 3TA, England
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First visit tonight with my girlfriend and will be going back for sure. Great service from beginning to the end and excellent food. Highly recommend

Thank talc2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here for a family meal out. Very small restaurant but looks very nice. Ordered drinks and they forgot my drink. Asked for a shot and after a lot of backward and forward with different glasses, we finally got the shot in an actual shot...More

Thank vickykaur
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Alban Tandoori was the venue for the work's Christmas meal. The staff were friendly and attentive and noting was too much trouble. Everyone enjoyed their food, especially me - I had fish curry.

Thank rjs6Pint
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a group of friend and whilst the food tasted very nice I was disappointed that my food was lukewarm. Unfortunately the restaurant lacked a bit of atmosphere. Still a good place to eat and would go back again

1  Thank paddylenn0n
Reviewed December 12, 2017

4 of us went for a meal here as I had read good reviews. The food was average. We had 1 popadom each and got charged for 2 lots of chutneys/pickles to go with them (usually complementary). My husband and I had 1 main (both...More

Thank Nelsongoose
Reviewed December 7, 2017

The menu was interesting, with a tasty twist on some of the more traditional meals. We had a really enjoyable meal. The staff were really friendly, polite and attentive too (without rushing you). It was really convenient for the railway station (meeting there after work)...More

Thank ClareHebden
Reviewed November 23, 2017

I discovered this restaurant six years ago on my hen night and have, sadly, only been back a handful of times due to the busy constraints of life. A couple of weeks ago myself, husband and Mom visited after a day shopping in St Albans;...More

2  Thank TalieBev
Reviewed November 18, 2017

I was amazed by the food and the tastes. Had a great evening tried some new dishes. Certainly not your usual standard curry - all our dishes tasted freshly prepared and flavoursome. We tried a fish dish (georgeous) and a super Hot 'Blast'. The service...More

Thank Hatty D
Reviewed November 15, 2017

We visited the Alban last night for the first time in several years. The food and service were excellent. We will be back!

Thank SarahCStA
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Can't fault this place. Visited several times, the food is consistently good and the service is excellent.

Thank 661keV
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sue h
October 14, 2016|
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Response from TheAlbanTeam | Property representative |
Dear Sue, In addition to our evening open times we are open for lunch once a week on Sundays from 1200pm-230pm Thank you, The Alban
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21 - $28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Victoria Street | St Albans, St. Albans AL1 3TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St. Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 862111
  • E-mail
Description
Established since 1984, we are a family run restaurant who continue to add to the British culinary landscape with traditional and home made Indian and Bengali food. We believe that whilst keeping to the old and traditional recipes, we will keep searching, evolving and perfecting innovative cooking techniques to bring you new and exciting mouth watering dishes. We look forward to welcoming you soon.
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