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The Shalimar

) #2 of 93 Restaurants in Matlock $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
+44 1629 735999
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“curry” (142 reviews)
“poppadoms” (59 reviews)
“rice” (42 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
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11 - 20 of 1,785 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well what can I say other than fab. The food and staff was amazing. We were really looked after, couldn't have asked for better. The gentleman even organised for two currys to be made specially for the girls as they don't like mushrooms or too...More

Thank Fiona G
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Fantastic review thank you so much .We are all very pleased that you enjoyed your sons birthday evening with us at the Shalimar .We all hope that you become a regular customer and enjoy many more superb evenings dining here.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We turned up without a booking on a busy Friday night. No problem, we were seated in a busy restaurant in no time, really appreciated. The food was superb, not stodgy, the staff were amazing. We had a brilliant night, it's a shame we won't...More

Thank MavenAdviser
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your great comments which I have passed onto the team.I am so glad that you had a brilliant night and hope that when you are again in the area you visit us for another evening meal.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb service and delicious food! The staff were extremely polite, very friendly and highly professional. It was the first time we had been to this place but definitely not the last!

Thank tatyanawells2017
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

What a great review you have posted thank you so much. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your meal at the restaurant and look forward to seeing you again very soon for another evening meal at theShalimar .

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another amazing visit to The Shalimar. Tonight my husband and I ordered the garlic chilli chicken (my favourite!) Achari chicken, tarka daal, naan breads and roti. We are a chilli mad couple and luckily for us we got our favourite waiter Shak. Shak listened closely...More

1  Thank Victoria H
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow what compliments thank you so much I have passed your praise onto Shak who is now walking around with a permanent smile. The chef is also really delighted with your review he says it makes all the hard work worthwhile when you receive such...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was taken to this restaurant several years ago by my brother and remembered the evening well so that choosing a restaurant to visit with my partner was straightforward. I was not disappointed as we were welcomed by every member of the staff that served...More

Thank oberjean
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

How do I begin to reply to such a fantastic review all I can say is thank you so much we try really hard to achieve perfection and it seems that we are there . I have a great team and I will pass your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time I've visited this restaurant, the food was absolutely beautiful, the service was excellent and all for a very good price! Would definitely recommend!

Thank aemb94
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your great review and recommending the shalimar. We all are so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon .

Reviewed 1 week ago

We haven't had such authentically cooked Tandoori Chicken since we ate at The Kashmir Restaurant in Southall in 1975! And now we know why: the chicken has 3 different marinades applied over two days, then the chicken is freshly cooked in a tandoor - and...More

1  Thank Ian O
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are all bursting with pride after reading your fabulous review thank you so much for taking the time to post it. When you have a restaurant as busy as ours and we receive reviews like yours it make all the hard work and long...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a family meal and ordered a variety of starters, curries and sides. The curries were all very tasty - especially the Moti Special with various tasty tikkas. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful! Downside? We all ate too much :-)

1  Thank MalcolmHamburg
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your evening with us and all the food and service provided was to your satisfaction.Thank you for your excellent review and we look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've just got home from a fantastic meal at the Shalimar and feel very spoiled with wonderful service, a cake with sparklers, a beautiful card and 10% off for our next visit. Amazing attention from the lovely team including Ali. Thank you all, we hope...More

Thank aks1604
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your fantastic comments I am so happy that you enjoyed your anniversary meal with us.I have passed your praise onto the team who with myself look forward to your next visit to the restaurant.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My son just turned 10 years and asked for a curry for his birthday. These guys are brilliant, every time I have been they go the extra mile to make your experience really enjoyable. A "special" sample for my little boy before we ordered and...More

Thank shaunwake
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased that your son enjoyed his birthday evening with us at Shalimar. It gives us all great pleasure to see children on their birthday's and to be able to create for them their own special curry. I hope when he gets older...More

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Michelle B
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Response from stephen O | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Lunchtime is usually reasonably busy
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Kay W
May 11, 2016|
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Response from AlwaysDriveSafely | Reviewed this property |
Please do contact the Restaurant as the Staff will answer your question and supply any additional information you request. Food is freshly cooked and if the Staff are told you have a particular allergy or dislike for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$13 - $32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 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 - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 735999
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