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17 - 19 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith EH22 1HD, Scotland
+44 131 663 9800
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“poppadoms” (24 reviews)
“curry” (30 reviews)
“lamb” (18 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 - 19 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith EH22 1HD, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We (the Leven Curry Club) visited this restaurant during February 2018. I had Chicken Puri as a starter and Garlic Chilli Chicken for main course along with a nan bread to soak up any sauce. I have to say these dishes were excellent and while...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here as a family of 3 with our 7 year old daughter. We bought far too much food, but it all sounded so good and was such good value for money that we couldn’t resist. Staff were lovely and we were made to feel...More

Thank juliaandadam123
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

This continues to be a great restaurant. Out of all the Indian restaurants in this,area I keep going back to this one as the owners continue to support the local area -Rugby clubs etc benefit from this support. The food is good, not world class...More

Thank Mrslater
Reviewed January 21, 2018

My husband love to eat here when take the odd trip to Dalkeith at lunchtime . We cannot fault it .We love Indian food and we can honestly say this is one of the best in all the Lothians .

Thank sarahlindsay555
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner go to this place a lot. We love Indian food and have tried many restaurants but nothing is as good as here. The food is delicious! The staff are great, they also do a set menu on a Sunday which is...More

Thank Nikki A
Reviewed January 13, 2018

The food was very good. The pompadoo starters were tasty and I especially like the orange sweetish sauce. The Karai gosht was tender and very flavorfful with just the right amount of spice while the garlic chicken was also very good. Perhaps the star of...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Other half and I went tonight for my birthday meal. We had heard great things so we were hoping out would live up to expectations. We were delighted as it totally surpassed expectations. I'd highly recommend the lamb pathia. In fact I'd recommend any lamb...More

Thank Niki-Chicki
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Hi Niki-Chicki, thanks for the brilliant review letting us know we hit all the marks for your Itihaas experience! Look forward to seeing you again. Cheers

Reviewed December 31, 2017

My husband and I finally got a chance to try out this wonderful restaurant. After hearing great things about this place and being curry lovers it was definitely one for the bucket list. We decided to go on Christmas Eve, the food was delicious, high...More

Thank zebbiddee
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Hi zebbiddee, thank you for the excellent review and look forward to your next visit! Cheers

Reviewed December 28, 2017

Well what a first visit to this restaurant on Christmas day, we have had many carry out meals which have never disappointed and this was not any different. The food was amazing the atmosphere was fun and lively, there was only the two of us...More

Thank d_rowse
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Hi d_rowse, many thanks for the brilliant review and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit. Glad to read your Christmas Day was an enjoyable one. Cheers

Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant offering high quality Indian food. Visited here with my wife and we were impressed with the quality of the food. Recommended.

Thank BillyM232
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Thank you BillyM232. I appreciated you taking the time to leave a review of your experience with Itihaas. Cheers

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Questions & Answers
November 17, 2017|
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Response from Matin K | Property representative |
Yes! We are a family restaurant!
February 26, 2016|
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Response from Neil N | Reviewed this property |
As other reviewers have stated, open on a Saturday 17.00hrs 23.00hrs See their website for all opening times.
April 30, 2015|
Response from Matin K | Property representative |
Hi davie Yes you can park at kwik- fit car park just behind the restaurant on croft street from 6 pm Thank you Regards Itihaas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 - 19 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith EH22 1HD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Dalkeith
  • Phone Number: +44 131 663 9800
  • E-mail
A multi award-winning family managed Indian and Bangladeshi restaurant established in 1997. Open 7 days a week.
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