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Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
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7 Anchor Road, Walsall WS9 8PT, England
+44 1922 744482
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

We dine here at least twice each month. The food is always excellent and the waiters are really friendly. There is convenient parking right outside the door. We do try different restaurants occasionally but really the Malabar is hard to beat.

Thank susanlei
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times after moving to the area recently. Food is excellent and haven't been disappointed at all with the food as there is a great menu and every dish I've had has been hot and tasty. My only gripe is that on weekends especially they like to turn the tables quickly leaving you feeling your being watched... More 

Thank Raveracer01
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423 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Have been here before about eighteen months ago and had a decent experience despite one of our main meals having to be sent back because it was cold. On this occasion seven of us went on a Saturday night. The restaurant was extremely busy and we were seated upstairs in the small room next to the toilets, not a good... More 

Thank StevieH110
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

After finishing work in the area we called in quite early in the evening after having a drink in the nearby Weatherspoons pub (Avion - very good too with big range of drinks and outside area) We were made very welcome and perused the extensive menu with a couple of cool beers. After ordering our main meals we were brought... More 

1 Thank Ian D
Aldridge, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Went here last Saturday evening with my wife and two friends. The service was great as usual and the food was fantastic.

Thank Lee L
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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725 reviews
473 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 780 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

This time it was a lamb rogon balti with naan bread. The balti was bursting with flavours and tasted that nice it could have only been cooked by a freshie. Thanks again for great service.

Thank Docmatt
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67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

As a visitor to this area this was my first visit to this restaurant. On arrival the first thing I picked up on was no draught beer which I much prefer to bottled and I was further disappointed to see that the bottles were small ones which generally tells me I am about to be ripped off. However this was... More 

1 Thank HorseOxon
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Nice food, decent price,awful service. Asked for the sauces to be topped up for main meal, offered the money extra. 15 mins later we reminded about the sauce and they just brought the one back. Left waiting for a while until we could take our order.

Thank Benjamin B
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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148 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

I haven't visited the Malabar for some years but I have to say the food and service has unchanged. This is possibly the best Asian food that I have tried. Great menu and helpful staff to help you choose. Service is second to none and the prices are great. We all had a great meal here. Well done to the... More 

Thank Europa101
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Food is superb. Faultless curry and gorgeous taste. No improvement needed! I've been in the restaurant before and the staff are very friendly and service very good.

Thank Samuel L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Anchor Road, Walsall WS9 8PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Walsall
  • Phone Number: +44 1922 744482

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