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Basmati Restaurant

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230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
+44 121 358 8898
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 11:00 am
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2015

Really is one of the best Indian restaurants around. Good food, good service, good atmosphere and can walk home-whats not to like ? Thoroughly recommend

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2015

Can't fault this restaurant. The food is superb and the staff are so courteous. You should pay them a visit !

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1 Thank Nettiemaguire
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40 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

Wow what a fantastic place absolutely smashed it. The decor the service and the food was mind blowing and the price was very good will recommend this to all my friends and family

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1 Thank g4lan
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

The Indian restaurant is possible the best one that i have ever eaten in. The taff are professional, fast and informative.

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Thank Anya B
Warrington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

Visited this evening as staying locally in a hotel and fancied something different . Great little place , food was lovely and the service was great too !

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Thank mrssjp2015
Swindon
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

Went on a bank holiday night with 2 young kids and it has to be one of the nicest curry restaurants we've been to! Definitely don't judge it by it's exterior. Great, attentive service and no rush to get you out. Reasonable prices, good sized portions and clean. We had a variety of mains with sides and breads but as... More 

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Thank NicholaC
Enfield
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

I live in North London but have visited the Basmati quite a few times in the past year as I have been staying with my poorly Mom. I took her there when she was a little better, and we had to ask for help in finding the mildest curry. Everyone was very accomodating. We went again on Sunday with my... More 

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Thank Ilovedancing
Aldridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Incredible food, best I've had anywhere. The staff are friendly and the atmosphere and cuisine is authentic and fresh.

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Thank ernietempo
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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245 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

I had a very tasty takeaway from here while I was staying at the Holiday Inn. Very handy location, just a short walk from the Hotel.

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Thank onthebuses1969
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58 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

We come here often the service is always good even when it's busy, staff friendly. Food is excellent the only criticism is the dips for poppadoms why are they so cold?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $24
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 358 8898

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?