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The Misbah

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
9 Priory Street, Monmouth NP25 3BR, Wales
+44 1600 714940
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Priory Street, Monmouth NP25 3BR, Wales
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Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Always great food and great service, whether you are eating in or getting a takeaway. They are more than happy to add some more spice to their dishes if requested.

2  Thank IDM_MMD
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Friendly atmosphere and great service. The food is very authentic and doesn't swim in fat. There is a great choice of dishes and some include rice.

2  Thank Isabelle M
Reviewed September 2, 2016

Had a tasty meal there, but best part was how good the waiter was. Very friendly - quick service, and took our two young children there and nothing was too much to ask. Looking forward to going again.

2  Thank Jo W
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

On hols found this place. Food good service good prices very good. Clean and staff friendly lovely..

2  Thank maxine l
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

On canoeing holiday and finished in Monmouth. Picked this place due to the rating. Food was good but service was slack. Altogether pretty average.

Thank PeterMaloney
Reviewed August 30, 2016

We were passing Monmouth and hungry so popped in ; truth to tell the curries were both very good and the specials , one of which I had ,were unusual and distictive. Also it said on the menu hot (2 chillies) and it was and...More

Thank andrew c
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Not our first visit to this restaurant and certainly not the best!Although the food ,as usual was excellent the service did fall short of the normal high standards.Firstly my wifes drink order of a white wine and tonic arrived measuring 175 cl ( inc tonic!!...More

Thank John C
Reviewed August 16, 2016

So I have been wanting to try the 'Misbar' in Monmouth for a while as I often pass it when working in Wales and I finally got to take my family there for dinner in August 2016... Now we had high expectations as we had...More

Thank Roberts69
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Great food excellent service, the attention to detail is second to none loved it. The pickle tray was the best I have had. My prawn vindaloo was excellent job well done.

1  Thank WayneBJones
Reviewed July 25, 2016

After a classical concert as part of Monmouth's Festival, a mere 100 metres got us to the Misbah where we ate a Special and Moglai Biryani, both of which were excellent. The Monday night was quiet, due in part to the Rock Festival continuing downtown,...More

Thank Peter W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $42
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Priory Street, Monmouth NP25 3BR, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Monmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1600 714940
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Welcome / Shagotom / Croeso to The MisbahVoted Best Restaurant in South Wales by ‘Good Curry Guide’ 2013/14.Awarded top 100 restaurant in the UK.The Misbah is a family run restaurant, offering authentic Bangladeshi cuisine, and is located in a grade II listed building in the heart of Monmouth, within the picturesque Wye valley.The restaurant offers an function room taking the capacity to 80 diners.We use only the finest quality ingredients and all dishes are freshly cooked to order.Over the years we have introduced new innovative dishes with distinctive flavours which are unique to ‘The Misbah’.Many celebrities patronise at The Misbah such as:Sir Alan Cox. KB, CBE: “A wonderfully deserved place in the top 100, Monmouth should be very proud”!Pat Chapman: Founder of the Curry Club and author of the ‘Good Curry Guide’Elinor Jones (BBC): “Around Wales with Elinor” What a wonderful evening !David Bellamy: “Great food, Great welcome”.Shirley-Ann Field // Catherine FinchDave Edmunds: The best ! Thank you !The Darkness (Dan Hawkins): “Best place in Wales, Best night of my life, Thank you.”Kate & Nick Brine (Leeders Farm Studio Norfolk): “Tried Miah’s special dish, it was awesome.”ASH: (Charlotte Hatherley) ‘Fantastic Thank you xxBlack Sabbath (Heaven & Hell) “Always come back to Misbah It Rock’s”Ronnie James Dio (Black Sabbath) “My first Indians”REM: “Stupendously good curry”.Mott the Hoople: “Very nice meal”Shakin Stevens: “Excellent”KT Tunstall // Spice Girls // The Corrs // Donna Summer // Julian LennonThe Bluetones // The Charlatans // Coldplay // Oasis // Bob Geldof // Robbie WilliamBig CountryMark Owen: (Take That) “Thank you very much, nice music”.Judas Priest: “Will be back”.Nick Faldo: “Excellent”.Ryan Giggs // Lee SharpLord David Steel (House of Lords) “Great Lamb Passanda”.Peter Snape MP (House of commons) Again! “Steel Excellent”.Malcom Bruce (House of Commons) “Very Pleasant”.Eric Pickles MP (House of Commons) A well balanced and wonderful meal.Arthur Scargill: “Thanks for a first class meal & Excellent service”(And many more; too many to mention)Ustad Gulam Mustafa Khan: The master of classical musicHariprasad Chaurasia: (The masters in Indian flute) He has collaborated with several western musicians,including John McLaughlin, Jan Garbarek, and Ken LaubeZakir Hussain: (The Masters in Tabla) musical producer, film actor and composer.Anindo Chatterjee (Tabla) / Shivkumar Sharma (Santur) / Gianni Ricchizzi (Vichitra Vina)Imrat Khan (Sitar) / Budhaditya Mukherjee (Sitar) / L. Subramaniam The masters of VolinAnoushka Shankar: The food was lovely’ !Mission StatementWe place the customers at the centre of our business.
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