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Meadow Bank Road, Rotherham S61 2NF, England
+44 1709 555500
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

I absolutely love this restaurant! The food is delicious & cooked to perfection - my favourite mains are: Chicken Tikka Makhani, Tikka Masala, and Korma. Variety of starters is great & also delicious. The staff is polite & friendly, I always feel very well looked after - the atmosphere is great. The standards here are very consistent, the staff is... More 

Thank annamaria999
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly & warm service, good food, large variety of food and drinks, we were a group of 7, sharing the appetiizers and ordering individual main courses. good size portions, tasty.

Thank Isaac S
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been to Akbars many times before and have never had to complain. The foods always up to high standards and the staff are very polite. The atmosphere is comfortable and very welcoming. One of the best places to eat from would defo recommend it to anyone!

Thank Mohammed Z
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Came to akbars with my family and it is now our favourite place to eat,the food was cooked to perfection and the ambience itself made the experience even better. The service was excellent,our food was served immediately,the staff were very friendly and we would definitely be visiting again soon

Thank irfan567
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Was a good place to go for food really great service but it was a little dark inside could do with more lights on but good food

Thank Aaron W
Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the restaurant with a group of friends and we were extremely pleased with the excellent service,great food and welcoming atmosphere,Akbars truly is the king of all restaurants!

Thank raj20x
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exceptionally busy, too many small children with pajamas on, running around screaming! The restaurant itself (especially the bar area) had seen better days and actually looked ready for a renovation. Both of the prawn dishes Prawn & Chicken Puri and the Balti dish tasted like 'dirty dishwater' (maybe frozen prawns?) and the small prawns were hard... I couldn't eat my... More 

Thank Sue P
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here early Friday evening. We hadn't even got out of the car before the security guy came over rudely making sure we had a disabled badge obviously he was disappointed we had as he proceed to tell us off for parking the wrong way round. We tried to make a joke of it with him but he was having... More 

Thank lauralovesgolf
Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't fault this place at all. Me and my family always get amazing service and the best food! Will never go anywhere else for a curry!

Thank michael6012016
Level Contributor
135 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with a party of 5 business colleagues. One of the best Indian meals I've ever had, and reasonably priced to boot! The masala fish for starters was awesome, light and fluffy, melt in the mouth. Fantastic - but quite a large portion for a starter. For main I had the Roshan Lal - very tasty curry with lamb,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meadow Bank 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?