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) #45 of 709 Restaurants in Southampton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian,
98 Shirley High Street, Southampton SO16 4FB, England
+44 23 8070 1038
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (50 reviews)
“lamb nihari” (8 reviews)
“naan bread” (24 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
17:00 - 22:30All hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
98 Shirley High Street, Southampton SO16 4FB, England
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1 - 10 of 529 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Being coeliac I am pleased to say that the staff at the restaurant take food allergies very seriously and will always speak with me about the food I wish to order. As an Indian restaurant the vast majority of the food is gluten free. The...More

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here a handful of times with my husband and have enjoyed each visit, and last night we made an imoromptu visit again while on the way home. As always, service is welcoming and first class and the food is always excellent. My...More

Thank Nic W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here before and again it didnt disappoint. Food was plentiful and delicious. Service was very good. They also give you a 10% discount if you are going / have been to Exciting Escapes next door on the same night.

1  Thank Brussel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have just enjoyed an excellent meal at Kali Mirchi, service was very good, the ambience works and we left feeling we had very good value...

1  Thank Smithyfoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nip in tonight after meeting the wife from work! I couldn't be bothered cooking myself, I had been recommended but haven't been for a very long time! Well I was well pleased the mixed starters were superb! Then we ordered the lamb shank and the...More

Thank davec507
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent. Portions were good sizes, especially the biriani which came in a nice bronze bowl. Luckily they were happy to give me a doggy bag as I couldn't eat it all - made a nice lunch the next day!

2  Thank ems_erh
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Visited while in Southamapton and tried some Indian dishes I had not heard of. I was not disappointed. We were attended to by a delightful young Nepalese man The food was good reasonalby proced and we were served promptly.

2  Thank John W
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Yet another visit to the Kali mirchi and yet another fantastic meal. I tried a new starter tonight lamb tikka kandhari, what a dish, full of flavour with just the right amount of heat definitely be having that again. The rest of the meal was...More

1  Thank drahcir1966
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I have been to this restaurant a few times now and found the staff to be very friendly and the food was very fresh and non greasy, it tastes great.

1  Thank Paul E
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent curry as usual. Cannot go wrong with this restaurant. First-rate food and welcoming friendly service. Best curry house I have ever visited throughout the UK. Perfect for couples and small groups.

1  Thank Allen B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Shirley High Street, Southampton SO16 4FB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8070 1038
  • E-mail
Indian restaurant with exciting dishes cooked by chefs with culinary experience gained in some of India's most prestige 5 star hotel kitchens.
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