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Tabla Authentic Indian Restaurant

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173 South Street, Perth PH2 8NY, Scotland
+44 1738 444630
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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We picked Tabla because our B & B host gave us a discount coupon and we weren't in a mood to think about where to eat or to walk very far. Thankfully, that coupon and laziness led us to one of the best restaurants in a weeks' long trip to Scotland. If Tabla were in our home town, we'd be... More 

Thank Iambic
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

They fitted me in during a busy evening and even though it's not an Indian that serves very hot food they did accommodate my request to spice my meal up to a hotter standard. Good attentive staff and great food

Thank Richard C
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have recently moved away from Perth after it being our home for 10 years. One of the places we miss most is Tabla. Fortunately we are on holiday in Perthshire and our first meal out was Tabla. Family friendly, authentic Indian food with extra touches with a hello from the owner and Chef Parveen. If you like Indian food... More 

Thank janice h
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us and was fantastic. Great food, atmosphere and service. Made a family meal very enjoyable

Thank Lesleyinthefarg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a week in Scotland eating traditional food we were keen to have something with some spice - Tabla was a fantastic choice and the food was amazing. If I ever come back to Perth I would definitely come again

Thank MissWellington
Oxford, United Kingdom
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57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was fortunate to eat here again on Tuesday night. I have been eating here whilst up on business since Praveen and Swarma took over and it is always a privilege to visit. I started with poppadoms and the pickle tray and asked for the mint sauce too. Then for main o had the Andra Khodi Curry with a plain... More 

Thank CurrymonstersTbone
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41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As usual we had a great meal there. Staff treat you like guests in their home. Very welcoming and the food is amazing no wonder it is so popular.

Thank Xisco M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent place for lunch, with some fantastic items on the menu, suroundings a very plush, the restaurant is ideally located with in the town centre.

Thank John M
Arbroath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best of Indian and Scottish together! Fabulous Indian dishes made with the best Scottish produce. Nowhere beats it!

Thank Jacksmum48
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Tabla on the 28 June with a business colleague, I was in the Perth region for a couple of days for work. It was a quiet evening, just half a dozen people in. A customer entered the restaurant who clearly suffered a physical disabilities and had problems controlling the movement of his limbs, particularly his arms. He sat... More 

Thank Michael B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $40
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian, Balti, Halal, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 South Street, Perth PH2 8NY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +44 1738 444630
Perth's only Authentic Indian Restaurant. Owned and run by Praveen Kumar and his wife Swarna Kumar, both born and brought up in small rural communities in south India. At Tabla we use fresh, farm grown spices by own family in India. Praveen has gained great wealth of Food and Restaurant management skills from The Gleneagles Hotel & Turnburry Hotel, where we workedover 6 years. Tabla is well presented restaurant with stone walls and open kitchen. You'll find cheerful and well attentive staff to exceed your dining expectations.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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