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Nawaab - Huddersfield

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35 Westgate | Huddersfield, Huddersfield HD1 1NY, England
+44 1484 422775
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Limassol District, Cyprus
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

Been eating here for 20 years. We now live in Cyprus and visited for the first time in 8 years. Apart from a very nice refurbishment the standard of food and the staff have not changed to our delight. Long may it continue.

1 Thank Linda and Paddy D
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69 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

We have been to this restaurant many a times and it is always very good. Although they had a party on the night we went the service and food was as good as always.

Thank Theo07
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88 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

Rarely fails this place. The fact that midweek this restaurant is usually very busy speaks volumes. Two starters, two mains, pilau rice and Nawaab's delicious garlic/ coriander nan all lovely (we share everything).

Thank TaraHuddersfield
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Visited on Saturday, and in fairness expected there to be a wait for a table, however there was only 2 of us. On the door the staff were pleasant and welcoming, told us to take a seat at bar, and they would get a table ready. They said in their own words "it won't be long". 50 minutes later we... More 

Thank alicia_taylor86
Leeds, United Kingdom
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200 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

I have been here around 10xs now and never had a bad dish. So I'm going to mark Nawaab as a great eatery. Sometimes the waiting is a little longer than average but It's down to how busy it is. For me it's a 8/10 overall. Tip...the Tawa dish is lovely and authentic.

Thank Darticus
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

Visited sunday late with my partner not very busy, starters were good but had to wair for our mains and just average type of curries too much of colour used which I did not like as we have lots of other places with much better food.

Thank Rehan K
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Not been here for about 10 years so thought I'd give it a go. The Food was ok lots to choose from Starters were nice etc BIG PORTIONS on main meals fast service good staff but there are more curry places I prefer in and around the Huddersfield area.

Thank leet118
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

went with a friend after visiting Huddersfield. Excellent staff , really warm and welcoming . We ate the set menu - at £13.00 amazing value, The food was hot and arrived promptly . Overall a great place and an excellent meal served by staff that really were a credit . thanks

1 Thank wilky2015
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

This restaurant has been open for 25 years and the reason is - a great curry. The staff are fantastic and the food just gets better with each visit

1 Thank karen c
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

The only restaurant that cooks your food exactly to your taste. We visit regularly and can recommend booking for Christmas day.

1 Thank Lindabird6

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$13 - $31
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 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 - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Westgate | Huddersfield, Huddersfield HD1 1NY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Huddersfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1484 422775
‘The Finest Asian Cuisine since 1988’Indian food is a treat for the palate and the soul, with Nawaab considered by many to be something of a culinary sanctuary, with refined, welcoming surroundings and the wonderful fragrance of exotic ingredients and spices seducing the senses.Bradford is home to some of the best Asian restaurants in the UK, with Nawaab universally agreed to be amongst the very finest. Currently celebrating its 21st anniversary, this unique restaurant prides itself on providing diners with an authentic experience. Indeed, to connoisseurs of good food, Nawaab is a byword for quality, with diners having included the Late Princess of Wales, Ian Botham, Imran Khan, Frank Bruno, the Australian Cricket Team, and Dickie Bird. A Nawaab (a viceroy/representative of royalty) was a patron of the arts, architecture, martial arts, horsemanship, beautiful gardens and flowers, poetry, and last but not least exquisite food and wine. And the restaurant’s commitment to providing a culinary experience fit for a Nawaab has ensured the success of the business, and in turn has allowed it to expand into Tong, Huddersfield, Leeds, Manchester, Sheffield and even Spain. The Nawaab name has become synonymous with high quality traditional Indian cuisine. Although ‘Indian’ cookery is not simply food of a single nationality; it dates back countless centuries and is a combination of the cooking of many nationalities and cultures - the Phoenicians, Chinese, Muslims, Portuguese and other Europeans. It has been influenced considerably by climatic conditions, customs, tastes, health, and religions, namely Hinduism and Islam, with the skill lying in the subtle blending of a variety of spices to enhance rather than overwhelm the basic flavour of a particular dish. It will come as no surprise, therefore, to discover that the highly skilled and experienced team at Nawaab (the head chef at Bradford has been with the company for 18 years) works with traditions, influences and recipes from all over India, as well as neighbouring countries such as Pakistan. The result is a big menu that includes all of the perennial favourites, such as biryani, but also dishes a little more out of the ordinary: lamb haandi, which is meat cooked in a clay pot for long, slow cooking to preserve all of the flavours, and the Nirali Special (an award winning dish from the Chef of the Year completion) that consists of breast of chicken marinated in yoghurt with ginger and covered in a creamy sauce, are good examples.Moreover, as most lovers of ‘Indian’ food know, you can judge a restaurant by its tarka daal, and at Nawaab it is a real feast for the culinary senses; firm, with a truly delicious sauce and a surprising chilli kick at the end. At Nawaab, they are trying to preserve a culture, a tradition and a standard in culinary tastes and liquor, which have allowed it to become an important and highly respected part of the community. Weddings at Nawaab, for instance, really do make the day very special, encompassing everything from simple, streamlined events through to the most creative and theatrical, with catering for up to 150 guests.Then there are private banquets, which ensure that all guests – from 10 to 150 – will be treated to a Nawaabi class experience, whilst corporate conferences, product launches, workshops and seminars enjoy superior catering that surpasses all expectations. A separate room, holding 40, is available with projector, OHP screen, flip charts and other necessities of a good corporate event.Nawaab - the food is divine and the service is fantastic. From dinner with a loved one through to a business seminar where you need to impress, there is simply nowhere better.

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