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218 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UQ, England
+44 1865 723029
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“curry” (53 reviews)
“poppadoms” (31 reviews)
“saag paneer” (7 reviews)
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6:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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218 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good quality food with great naan breads. Very friendly owner with interest in local community. 20% discount on collection orders. A solid choice for your regular takeaway.

Thank Sally B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Perfect Indian quality food, with a great, friendly service! I highly reccomend this restaurant. All round good trip

1  Thank JamieF1925
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great, authentic Indian restaurant with impeccable service. Also a lovely setting for a romantic dinner.

1  Thank vicmcboyle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a truly superb fresh curry here. The hospitality was also first rate - the manager Junel was exceptionally friendly and helpful as were all of the staff. Will definitely return next time in Oxford.

2  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing authentic food and 10/10 service from all members of staff especially Junal, such a lovely atmosphere would definitely recommend to all!!

1  Thank Ella O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a great experience! Would recommend. The shop has been recently renovated and feels and looks great! Junal was a great server

1  Thank Ben B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food! Had the chicken korma, special rice and garlic naan. Will definitely be coming back! Thank you to Junal our waiter

1  Thank EmmaA2377
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a quiet dinner, chose the restaurant based on trip advisor reviews. Only Two tables occupied when we arrived one by another couple and a group of 12 who were rather noisy. So where were we seated, across from the group table in...More

Thank Stewart G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After coming back to Malika’s for the second time my boyfriend and I have decided that this is the best Indian we’ve ever had, let alone in Oxford! Portions are huge, and absolutely delicious, with a wide range of dishes to choose from. All the...More

Thank StudentMOxford
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Malikas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear StudentMOxford, Thank you for leaving us a fantastic review. We are delighted that you consider Malikas to be the 'Best Indian Ever'. We love nothing more than reading such positive feedback! We are so pleased that you and your boyfriend have enjoyed your experiences...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Order online frequently from Malikas and are always very satisfied with the food! Came in for a change for a birthday meal, the food was incredible! Best dupiaza ive ever had! Staff were lovely and even gave us a complimentary drink afterwards even though they...More

Thank Jay F
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Malikas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jay F, We are very happy to hear that you have always enjoyed our food and are pleased to have been able to create a great dining experience for your birthday. We love nothing more than helping to make such occasions special and memorable....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 723029
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Malikas in the heart of Cowley Road offers a unique Indian food dining experience. The restaurant presents constantly evolving menus and a carefully matched wine list - all designed to reflect an ethos of novelty and creativity in a newly redesign dining room.We are unique in spanning a fine dining restaurant serving real Indian cuisines. The restaurant is highly acclaimed and is widely regarded as amongst the best Indian cuisine in Oxford.
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