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Pir Mahal

78 Brandon Street, Hamilton ML3 6AB, Scotland
+44 1698 284090
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good49%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“curry” (15 reviews)
“lamb” (10 reviews)
“dosa” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
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78 Brandon Street, Hamilton ML3 6AB, Scotland
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Over the years, I have been to the Pir Mahal on a good number of occasions, not all of which I record on TripAdvisor. My wife and I went to the Pir Mahal again recently. The actual management (but not the ownership) has recently changed...More

1  Thank Alasdair G
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We were visiting a friends house in Hamilton and had a delivery, first of all it took 1 hour and 25 minutes to get to us, and I had ordered lamb bhoona, I have never tasted lamb so disgusting, I order this dish regularly from...More

1  Thank JoJoB10
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

When I previously lived in Scotland I would occasionally come to Pir Mahal. It hasn’t changed as it is still a very good restaurant with very nice curry. The tikka masala is exquisite. The pakora is marvellous too, you just can’t get a good pakora...More

Thank Wilding M
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Always have really good food when sitting in, prices are good too. But taking away seems to reduce the quality of the food. Wouldn't get a takeaway again.

Thank Natasha R
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

So it’s official the quality has now become poor ,takeaway last weekend went in the bin . The rice swimming in water ,the tikka tasteless ,really dissapointing won’t be back !!!!

Thank markirsten1
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Usually our go to for a great curry takeaway in Hamilton. Not up to usual standard at all this time. Both curries lacked flavour and spice and very watery. Sauce had split as water gathered in bottom of bowl. Will be seeking a new go...More

Thank capt-ll
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I use the Pir mahal at weekends .last weekend my wife and I got a takeaway,although the food was ok the portion sizes have now become very small .you get a two for one deal but I am now wondering if it is a good...More

Thank markirsten1
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Hadn't been in long time will return soon as it was great each course delivered fresh and tasty piping hot with personal touch from chef

Thank Buttons2609
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This in probably the longest running family indian restaurant in Hamilton. For many many years I have frequented this Indian Resaurant with friends and family. We also always bring friends and family when they visit us us from abroad and it has only ever dissapointed...More

Thank kayyak25
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Was in here for a curry last week. Couple of mixed platters to start, poppadoms with spiced onions, you name it, all the usual starters, all fantastic. Mains were all gorgeous too. I went for a Chicken Tikka Madras, cooked to perfection, absolute perfection. We...More

Thank JF-RMA
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16 January 2015|
Response from markirsten1 | Reviewed this property |
As from what I see no response no apology no care given to customers. Go elsewhere is my advice and I was a loyal customer !!!
14 January 2015|
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Response from Ian M | Reviewed this property |
Haven't had cause to complain about anything at the Pir Mahal and the last time I was there a week ago it was really great. The least I would expect in any restaurant if I did have to complain is a fair hearing over what had... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35 - US$ 84
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 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 - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Brandon Street, Hamilton ML3 6AB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  South Lanarkshire  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +44 1698 284090
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Serving Hamilton with freshly prepared curries. We take pride in our food only using the best of ingredients. Halal Gluten Free Kids Eat Free Every Sunday
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