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Shaha Indian

) #38 of 275 Restaurants in Carlisle ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian,
89/91 Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1RS, England
+44 1228 520050
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (19 reviews)
“onion rice” (2 reviews)
“poppadoms” (12 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:00All hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
89/91 Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1RS, England
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Reviews (197)
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like a curry and are visiting Carlisle, visit here. Food was great, served nicely and really good size portions. Staff were friendly and attentive but subtle. Recommend

Thank Wendysum66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a nice meal with my wife, fairly late on Friday night. Friendly service, tasty food, with good portions and very reasonably priced. Will visit again when I'm back in town

Thank bigharky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived early evening, 6.15pm ish, we were recommended to come here by a local hotel, rush rush rush....food some good some medioca . Would perhaps try somewhere else next time.

Thank anitac153
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Main courses excellent - chiken tikka jalfrezi/chicken tikka biryani, naan bread very tasty, prices very reasonable. Starters, though, were disappointing and poor value. Vegetable pakora miniscule and not pakora as I know them ! Service could be more 'smiley'. Overall, however, a good experience and...More

Thank Solwaysam
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I do not usually go for Indian cuisine but a group of friends were going so I was invited to join them. Reading some of the reviews I was a little apprehensive but I was really pleased with the meal I had and there was...More

Thank 70Raffles70
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Visited whilst on business. I had mixed tikka starter which was ok although the onion Bhaji was disappointing. For main I had Royal bengal masala (I think) which was fairly bland, with not much chicken. The little chicken there was was very small slivers. Peshawar...More

Thank Duncrieviedude
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Have eaten here in the past.The Shaha has always been consistently very good.I wasn't disappointed.Good food good service and reasonably priced.Will be back next time I am in Carlisle.

Thank I182KRbrianm
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I agree I ordered a chicken madras and it was the worst meal I have ever had no taste and not even hot

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I'm really confused by this one as the place gets pretty good reviews, which was one of the reasons why we went. If this, as some say is the best Curry in Carlisle then I would really not like to sample the others. A large...More

Thank fishcakebreadcake
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Picked up a takeaway for 3 of us tonight - Tikka Massala x 2 and a Korma. I have to say we've had takeaway's from here many times over the years and it's always been great. However after sampling our meals tonight I have to...More

Thank OoohAhCantona
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What time does the Shaha open tonight? Weds 29th March 2017? Thanks
29 March 2017|
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Response from Sue P | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 31
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89/91 Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1RS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 520050
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