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Indian, Balti, Eastern European
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Reviewed February 5, 2020 via mobile

We have eaten here many times. Impeccable manners from the staff which is consistent. Tasty quality food and lovely calm atmosphere in the restaurant. Take-Aways are just as good. Speedy & attentive service.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed December 30, 2019 via mobile

The worst Indian takeaway I’ve ever eaten. The chicken tikka masala was watery and tasted like a sweetened korma, garlic chicken also watery and had no taste - was a indescript brown colour. Onion bhaji was swimming in grease and the Saag aloo was literally...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 7, 2019 via mobile

poppadom was very nice and fresh and the pilu rice too I really love the poppadom will come again for that only

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 12, 2019 via mobile

Overlooking the fact it was late and barely lukewarm, not one dish looked like it had ever been glanced at by anyone remotely Asian, nevermind Indian or Persian. The Poppadoms were stale. The Sag Aloo was completely without seasoning. The bread looked like a pitta....More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 3, 2019

1. Tandoori nan - stale. 1/5 2. Saag/chicken - ok. 3/5 3. Mixed grill - poor, not fresh, not well marinaded. 0/5. 4. Peshwari naan - 3/5 ok

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed June 15, 2019 via mobile

One of my favourite Indian restaurant in the area, the food is awesome as always, the chef always cooks the king prawns perfectly, the menu has a vast choice of items from old favourites to new contemporary dishes. Service is always good, Abdul the manager...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 12, 2019 via mobile

My friend send me special thanks for taking him to shish mahal restaurant it too too good thanks to shish mahal restaurant

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

Been visiting and ordering takeaway for over 10 years now however they must have had a change of chef as my vegetable samosa tonight were actually inedible, tasted like a mouthful of hot chilli and ruined my whole meal. This is the 2nd order that...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

I visited shish mahal 2 weeks ago and it's the best Indian food you can get ! It's sort of a hidden gem , not many know about it unless you have been before! I used to live in the area and tried it many...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

After scouring through many recommendations for a local Indian restaurant i decided to take a punt on the Shish Mahal. On first impression walking through the door you can forgiven for thinking that perhaps you have made a mistake and a mediocre night awaits. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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