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Lal Qila Deansgate

) #626 of 1,816 Restaurants in Manchester ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian,
310 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4HE, England
+44 161 839 6730
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
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“lamb nihari” (3 reviews)
“curries” (14 reviews)
“nan” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options
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310 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4HE, England
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Reviews (279)
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1 - 10 of 272 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Now this is not my first rodeo even tho it may look like my first review, I have travelled around the world casting judgment on many different types of eateries but never have I ever came across such a bad dare I call it (Indian)...More

1  Thank NoviceCritic17
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have regularly been to the sister one in Rusholme, they are the polar opposite... I won't be back at the Deansgate one... food bad, service as poor, overpriced... ignored by staff so couldn't even say how bad the meal was... go to Akbars around...More

1  Thank Alex G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks as if this has been marketed as a designer restaurant, very inviting from the outside with its bright welcoming exterior. There the pleasantries end. The food was bland, uninspiring and very disappointing. It seems to be the case that the nearer you get to...More

Thank StanleyBumfluff1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been past this restaurant many times and finally decided to try it out. Food was tasteless service was poor. Never again, waste of money.

1  Thank RA_UpNorth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Choice of Indian beers (1draught and 1 bottled). Little suspicious staff, what may kill enjoyment of quality of food. Even so, why not, thats exactly what european citizen expects from Indian restoran-;)

1  Thank Agris V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the worst Indian meal we have had in a long time, if not ever. We went at 6.00 for a quick bite to eat before going to the theatre and ordered poppadoms followed by various mixed starters. The service was fine but the...More

2  Thank robnh61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awful. Fair play, we turned up at midnight for a curry, and the service etc was fine. But the food, wow, on another level of poor. The worst Indian food I have had in an Indian restaurant. I am sure the Hobsons...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I enjoyed a meal with a couple of friends at Lal Qila on a mid-week evening in July. We hadn't booked but they had a few spare tables so we were seated immediately. Prices were reasonable, and the food was good. I asked them for...More

1  Thank Davidjellis
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Our late night visit was much needed and the service and food was as you might expect after pub shut. We got a table fairly quick and the service was efficient with the starters raising our expectations. Unfortunately the mains were ok to poor (there...More

1  Thank Ian B
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This restaurant provided a wide range of traditional Indian dishes, of varying degrees of spiciness to suit our different palates and at very reasonable city centre prices. I can thoroughly recommend it. Ideal for someone staying at the Hilton and seeking something better than what...More

1  Thank Ian S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4HE, England (Formerly Imli)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 839 6730
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