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Meadowbank Road, Rotherham S61 2NF, England
+44 1709 555500
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Delicious food, plentiful portions and plenty to choose from on the menu. The venue is quite glamorous with plenty of attention to detail. The staff has great knowledge of the menu and even customised my dish to suit my taste Not my first visit and I'm sure it won't be the last

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Thank Laura G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic food and never had a bad meal been loads and the staff are always helpful and the food is good and fast.great value for money and great menu.

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Thank rachimummy
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Food excellent - never fails in quality and value for money - surroundings are a little worn and the drink selection could also be more extensive . service could be better . Feel a bit rushed

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Thank lwalker6769
Manchester
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Always had amazing food at Akbars, even the most discerning Indian connoisseur will love this - I know because even my mum loves it.

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Thank FatBoyTazzer
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn't been to Akbars for years and it's only a few minutes away, stopped going as the clientele weren't my cup of tea, felt like a cattle market every time we went. Arrived at 9.10 on a Saturday night and was met by the usual crowd of people smoking straight outside the front door (classy). To our surprise got a... More 

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Thank Ryan G
Lancz
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's about a year since we last visited. We were there early 18.15, and it was heaving. Despite that we were given a table pretty quickly. Service as usual in Akbars is fast and efficient. My wife is a vegetarian, plenty of choice. I had chilli chicken balti as a main, a very rich quite hot taste(mildly vinegar).... Excellent. Service... More 

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Thank BlodwenLancz
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here after a day at Alton Towers, we were all starving & Akbars didn't disappoint! Delicious starters, nicely spiced food, great menu choice & the family naans are simply hilarious - they are the size of a large tray but still taste amazingly good. Staff were very pleasant too, we loved Zaf.

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Thank Sandy_Legs
United Kingdom
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500 reviews
337 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 417 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to eat early at this place on the basis that it can get quite busy – being mid-week and 1730 I doubted this, but sure enough it was quickly packed. This gave the place a very nice atmosphere, which matched the food. Service was not brilliant, but pretty attentive. Food had plenty of taste, and the family nans... More 

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Thank bob_the_moo
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love it here. Service is fab and speedy. Food is delicious. Easy to get to and parking on site although that busy sometimes have to park on the road. Menu is wide and varied with all the favourites. Occasionally ordered a curry that wasn't on the menu. Staff are all friendly.

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Thank Katy S
Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is brilliant,I could live off their food for the rest of my life the staff are so kind,especially our good friend Raby who always takes good care of all diners, this restaurant is defo worth the wait!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Halal, Middle Eastern
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meadowbank Road, Rotherham S61 2NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Rotherham
  • Phone Number: +44 1709 555500

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