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Meadow Bank 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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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice food naam breads come hung up so big but very nice. Our bill has been more than it should be at times staff are very busy but glad we always check. The resturant is very dark and its always busy and difficult to park.

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Thank Emma F
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with family and would not return. The service was great but the food was poor. The owners should really review the amount they spend on their ingredients, as people are not silly and do not assume it is good just because it is covered in a sauce. The salads were just plates of lettuce and chick peas, not a... More 

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Thank Mrspip29
Shabir H, Manager at Akbar's, responded to this review

On behalf of Akbar's, we apologise. Sorry for all the issues you have with the branch and this is the first incident that our food (prawns) have had your description. We will look into this. Thank you for your feedback. More 

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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely love it here! The food is always excellent and the staff are so friendly. We were served by Tahir and Sham, both were really lovely and attentive. This is the only place I will ever come for a curry!

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Thank Jordan B
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food in this establishment is always spot on, is always the same and of good quality. The service is also always spot on and never a long wait.

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Thank junade
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is busy, book a table. Take out is also available. No Siht, this is the best place to eat in Rotherham if you like hot dishes. Not much to choose from if you don't. Recommend highly. Take out collection is also available. Again lines are busy so call in plenty of time. Cons. Staff can be abrupt, more... More 

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Thank Lorna E
Rotherham
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently went to Akbar's Rotherham to celebrate my birthday. This truly is a fantastic experience in Indian quality food and hospitality. We were made most welcome upon arrival, escorted to a table where rose petals were promptly scattered, then enjoyed the food, atmosphere and quality service provided.

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Thank David A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went as a couples meal and a group meal. Really dark downstairs so we needed to use phone light to read the menu, whereas the upstairs room was bright. Huge choice of food. Excellent quality and quantity

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Thank Barbara S
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic venue for meal with friends or a partner. The giant naan are unbelievable ! I'm coeliac and they can cater for me Seperate bar area to wait until table is ready as I think you can't book unless it's 10+ dining.

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Thank KGD1981
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small car park but street parking... good service and nice food. For one person stick with the mains and nan as that is plenty.

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1 Thank Rashad P
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As I have a temperamental stomach I thought I'd play it safe and have the lamb shank. I asked for it to be mild, when it came it looked georgeous but my goodness it was hot. It seems as though all of our orders were hot and everyone specifically asked it to be cooked how we wanted it. The service... More 

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Thank Julie B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
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, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
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: 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?