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Shapla Indian Restaurant

9-13 Blackburn Road, Darwen BB3 1EJ, England
+44 1254 772222
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lamb balti” (2 reviews)
“best indian” (2 reviews)
“great food” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
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9-13 Blackburn Road, Darwen BB3 1EJ, England
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

I have lived in Darwen all my life this is my new favourite to eat in or take away. I never have lamb at the risk its chewy but here i would its ao succulent and not chewy. Food is always tasty and you can...More

Thank sbolan83
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Pleasantly surprised when we called in for an early evening meal last Friday. Restaurant quiet as it was so early. Nice staff, good quality food, perfectly cooked, with generous portions. Staff attentive & friendly, but not intrusive. A very enjoyable dining experience, and looking forward...More

Thank Louise L
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We visited on Monday group of 10 for my wife`s birthday,we were warmly welcomed,service and food was 1st.class.It was really quiet just 1 other couple present when we arrived.We were pleasantly surprised at the bill.we were expecting it to be higher than it was.The only...More

Thank asmith10986
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We visited the restaurant a few weeks ago. First time we’ve been since it reopened. The food was really good and the staff friendly and helpful, will definitely return.

Thank John L
Reviewed 8 January 2018

I called in to the Shapla restaurant on Saturday evening. It was very quiet in there. The environment was clean and well-presented. Very pleasant. The two members of staff I met were courteous and efficient. My onion bhaji starter arrived quickly and it was very...More

Thank Neil_in_Sheffield_UK
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Nine of us went for a curry last night, we were warmly greeted and offered a drink at the bar while everyone arrived which is always a good thing (although all arrived at once) The service was spot on throughout, offered drinks when they were...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Have never had a takeaway from here before. But i can honestly say it was the best ive ever had. Being a vegi and a fussy eater. They did everything i asked for. It was hot tasty and fabulous. It was so good ordered again...More

Thank Max G
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit, food just a good this time. Good choice on the menu and our daughter wanted to try something different so they made a milder version for her. We'll be back soon

Thank Jill T
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

One word excellent The food was so tasty service was good in fact bent over backwards to accommodate us ho take away is top notch too

Thank Daron S
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal and service would recommend anybody to pay a visit. At last an Indian that gives free popadums

Thank Mark P
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all indian restaurants use halal meats
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 33
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-13 Blackburn Road, Darwen BB3 1EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 772222
Welcome to Shapla where we aim to make your order a delicious experience with a difference. Whether you are a connoisseur of traditional Indian cuisine or seeking new adventurous flavours to challenge your palate, we have something to satisfy every appetite. Our menu consists of some traditional eastern dishes, infused with western influences, to create a new and exciting fusion of flavours.
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