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The Shalimar

) #2 of 95 Restaurants in Matlock ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian,
Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
+44 1629 735999
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (139 reviews)
“poppadoms” (57 reviews)
“rice” (41 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
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1 - 10 of 1,729 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Had a very good meal here. Staff were really helpful and would change or make anything requested, can't ask for more than that. Would certainly visit again.

Thank JWMW101
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A large family party decided to eat in. Staff were so helpful with the children. Food was delicious. Service fantastic. We all enjoyed our meal.

Thank SeasideJD
Reviewed 3 days ago

The staff in this restaurant were just the best. Each and everyone of them was just so friendly and came across as wanting to ensure we had the best time ever. Special mention to the very young lad who was the main one bringing our...More

1  Thank Patrick M
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your superb review it makes me feel so proud when I receive fantastic comments about the staff after all a restaurant relies on its team and I am fortunate enough to have the best.I have passed your comments onto the young lad...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Been coming here since I was a kid and recently returned with my family. The guys were super welcoming and friendly, they offered a variety of delicious food and, perhaps best of all, made sure the kids had a whale of a time. Thanks guys!

Thank Daniel H
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your great review and please make sure that you join us again very soon for another evening meal at the Shalimar.

Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our first visit to The Shalimar and we were definitely not disappointed. Our son was made to feel extra special when one of the staff made him a taster portion to help him choose his main meal. The boys started with the pickle...More

1  Thank SalBarnsdale
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

It is not very often that I find it difficult to reply to a review but after reading yours I am not sure what to say apart from thank you so much for all your fantastic comments I have passed your praise onto the team...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

there is not one single thing i would have changed about this meal.... purely a fantastic experience from start to finish.

1  Thank Mr-Tuffys-pick-n-mix
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow what can I say apart from thank you so much for your fantastic review and please join us again very soon for another superb evening with us at the Shalimar.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We know a good Indian restaurant when we visit one and the Shalimar is undoubtedly among the 'best'. We found the staff to be very friendly and for the first time in any Indian restaurant we were presented with 'taster' dishes for the menu items...More

1  Thank Terry W
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Terry thank you so much for your fantastic comments the team and myself are so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us. We really try to make everyone's dining experience us special and it seems that we have got it right we all of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We used this restaurant for the first time after reading the marvellous reviews. We were not disappointed,the service is so friendly and the food was fantastic. The portion size is also very large. We shall return. Thank you so much.More

Thank car0line1306
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased that you decided to try us after reading our Trip Advisor reviews and that we lived up to our excellent reputation. Thank you so much for taking time to post your fantastic review and we look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Picked this Indian restaurant after seeing the reviews in Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. Up market feel, fantastic service the best we have ever had at an Indian restaurant and great food at a reasonable price.

Thank SueJim126
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow what a fabulous review thank you so much. It makes us all feel very proud when we receive such fantastic praise. The team and myself hope that you will return soon for another enjoyable evening meal at the Shalimar.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit here as a group of four and we were all delighted with the efficient courteous and helpful service. Food quality and flavours were excellent, you can order your curry as spicy and hot as you like, advice is provided. We are all...More

Thank oystermanYorkshire
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so pleased that you enjoyed your first visit to the shalimar and have passed your praise onto the team. We are looking forward to seeing you again very soon. And thank you for putting a great review on Trip Advisor.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Michelle B
Does this get busy on a sunday afternoon? I want to go for my birthday but not if we are the only ones in there and it has no atmosphere. Many thanks,
18 May 2016|
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Response from stephen O | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Lunchtime is usually reasonably busy
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Kay W
Hi, could any body tell me wether you accommodate vegans as well as vegetarians? Thank you.
11 May 2016|
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Response from AlwaysDriveSafely | Reviewed this property |
Please do contact the Restaurant as the Staff will answer your question and supply any additional information you request. Food is freshly cooked and if the Staff are told you have a particular allergy or dislike for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 735999
  • E-mail
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