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Basmati Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
+44 121 358 8898
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (38 reviews)
“poppadoms” (24 reviews)
“chapati” (4 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
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1 - 10 of 363 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Last Friday we went back to the basmati for a meal after work after a few months off. We have always had our takeaways from here though. When we walked in it was like walking into a friend's house, it was welcome back and a...More

Thank Fred P
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Finest King Prawn every-time, best waiter service whoever you are, comfortable and nothing is too much trouble - look after your staff and your staff will look after your customers - a refreshing change - will mention it here as Basmati now (just) tips The...More

1  Thank gilbertwales
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Dear, Mr Gilberts, Thank you for your beautiful review. Its our pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you here at basmati on your every visit for years. Yet again we are delighted to have your honest and candid review. We shall work tirelessly to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my extended family have been using Basmati Restaurant for a number of years now and have recommended it to all our friends and relatives and guess what this is now our all time top Favourite Bengali Indian Cuisine for Ever! Personally I can't...More

Thank Anwar K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always receive a 5 star service. Food lovely and atmosphere relaxed and great ambience 👍. Menu varied I love the Butter and Makhan chicken but all are really good

Thank Angie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I foolishly order the lamb sagwala again as I forgot how much I moaned about it the last time. The curry came cold, watery, and I am still on my hands and knee's looking everywhere for the spinach. I have however came across a load...More

Thank Lounw88
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear customer, We are sorry to hear your concern and really disappointed to learning through Tripadvisor as you calling it a second disappointing purchase! Did you make any effort to notify us about your 1st purchase at all? I would request all my regulars diners...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff are very friendly food was very good thoroughly enjoyed our meal. I eat a lot of curry and this was the best curry Ive had in a long time

Thank Vic W
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Our nearest and best Indian restaurant. Delightful food and a variety of options on the menu: all good. Very welcoming staff. Great place.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Always try to eat here when in the area. Staff reaĺly attentive, food excellent and pricing very reasonable No hesitation to recommend fellow travellers

Thank jeffswork
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

2nd time here. Very busy but looked after from the minute I entered. Food is fantastic and freshly cooked. Staff are attentive without being over zealous. I will return and cannot recommend this place enough!!!!

1  Thank Keith M
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant about 7 ish for a takeaway and whilst waiting we decided to eat in instead, the people couldn't do enough for us. Excellent place to live

2  Thank lyndatr
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JANICE A
5 May 2017|
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Response from tajbir | Property representative |
Yes, it would be wise to book a table, thanks
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MikeytheONE
3 March 2016|
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Response from tajbir | Property representative |
Dear Customer, Thank you for sending us the email. Sorry to hear that we have failed to inform you about the loyalty Membership options. We have introduced the loyalty scheme since 2013. when you visit us next time please... More
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Alison M
1 June 2015|
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Response from tajbir | Property representative |
Dear Alison, Thank you for your query. We do English menu options along with Indian menu. For example...roast chicken and chips, range of omelet options, salads and fillet steak. We also do grilled/tandoori options such as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Monday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 358 8898
  • E-mail
Description
Finest Bengali Cuisine. We Are Serving Community Here For Over 17 Years As Local Yet One Of The Best Curry House Birmingham.
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