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98 Shirley High Street, Southampton SO16 4FB, England
+44 23 8070 1038
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“curry” (54 reviews)
“gosht” (10 reviews)
“poppadoms” (41 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
98 Shirley High Street, Southampton SO16 4FB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We called in on the off chance for a meal and we were lucky there was room. The service was very good with friendly staff and our meal was delicious. We will be back on our next visit to Southampton.

Thank Jan_Barrie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us visited for an evening. Our favourite curry house in Southampton. The food just seems to get better and better. It was a very busy evening and pleased we had booked. The service is always good. Highly recommend.

Thank Terry L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

the food is great and staff very attentive and friendly but the food takes ages to be served. Not sure if it was the take away service taking their time up or if it was because of xmas businesses. didn't leave until gone 11pm!

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

With friends we have a curry club, with several members growing up in India , this is resturant aims at "real curries" rather than curries based around the simpler styles of some curry houses.The food is brilliant, with gentle helpful , non pushy service.

1  Thank IanofCF
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Have heard great things about Kali Mirchi for years. Finally got to go today after completing Exciting Escapes next door. Fantastic value for money and delicious food.

Thank Simon C
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Visited with a group of friends for a birthday and had a lovely meal. The staff were great and the food was delicious! Will certainly be returning

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We had takeaway ordered £48 of food and we were not impressed, compared to Korhinoor this restaurant really let us down. The food all looked like mush and was far too spicy. The online ordering system is not inline with actual waiting times either! We...More

Thank sm11e11
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Every thing was ok, but very average, certainly not 5 stars. Service was ok, seek kebab was ok, chicken tikka masala was ok I guess I was hoping for better than ‘ok’

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 31 October 2017

My daughter and I popped back in this restaurant for the lunch time special, its a lovely, lovely place, just a shame people don't use it. There was another couple eating but that was it. They offer a buffet at lunch time, all you can...More

2  Thank Patsy W
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I think I might have tried every curry house in Southampton- however the search is over. More restaurant than take away, however you can get any dish to go. Indeed, I’ve had more food at home than in the restaurant and the standard is excellent!...More

1  Thank Chris N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Shirley High Street, Southampton SO16 4FB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8070 1038
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Indian restaurant with exciting dishes cooked by chefs with culinary experience gained in some of India's most prestige 5 star hotel kitchens.
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