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Indian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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All reviews chops gosht fish pakora naan chilli manager ali our waiter leicester branch food was amazing be visiting again waiters mains handi mocktails
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended as a large group. Was very busy. Excellent customer service from our waiter Alfin. Good was really tasty. Recommend the butter chicken :)!

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rather rude and inconsiderate staff. No waiting skills and at one stage the waiter nearly hit my head twice when taking the plates away. Was a horrible experience.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3 of us went out for a meal to Tipu Sultan. We're from Birmingham,so decided to see what the Leicester branch had to offer. We were impressed. Food was decent,but what elevated this experience was the level of service. Our waiter,Fazeen,deserves a special mention. Very...polite,professional and nothing was too much trouble. Excellent decor and ambience,would thoroughly recommend.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed September 17, 2021

We are Regulars at Tipu Sultan in Birmingham But we Hired the Leicester for a large celebrations as most of our guests were local. Everyone Loved the Food Highly Recommend.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 31, 2021

Tipu Sultan, one of my favourite restaurants not only has amazing customer service but also 5* chef, who cook the most amazing food. Thank you Talib Hussain for making the best Nihari 💯excellent and also thank you for always looking after us.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 29, 2021

One off the bad Service was given glass was smelling, given wrong Oder, asking was tissue was given after half hour later waited for are food for over hour, the sources was 3 mint and 3 chilly and had mango chatni on side, no Communication...and very bad Service. Waited for hour for are main have to leave main behind. It was ridicule service very upsetting I don’t try think I would ever come back sorry but one off the worse service we had to experienced and specially with family and children.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 29, 2021

Excellent food Toofani Paneer is a must Sultani Chops are excellent Rumali Roti & Desi Handi Chicken is mouth watering BUT Sometimes ( most of the times ) you'll not get what you've ordered for. You'll end up taking home some other curry and realize...it only in the middle. I wouldn't recommend going there as I had mixed experiences there.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 28, 2021 via mobile

Went for a visit with the family. Alfin gave exceptional table service and delivered high quality waiter service. It was very busy but still had a smile on his face!

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 28, 2021 via mobile

HONESTLY THE WORST DINING EXPERIENCE IVE HAD IN A WHILE!!! When we entered the restaurant and advised the man in reception (later found out he was one of the managers) that the rest of our party was seated already, he literally just pointed to our...table. No hi, hello, welcome, how are you? NOTHING! Shocking. The service was just a complete disaster. Waiting for drinks for 45 minutes is an absolute joke. They got our drinks wrong. I asked for a fresh strawberry juice - got a mocktail, brought our a lycee drink we hadn't even ordered. Took half an hour to bring our replacement drinks. Food was not impressive at all. No choice for vegans. Hot drinks machine not working so couldn't even order a coffee.  Some things were not even available on the menu. Like the Watermelon, Cucumber and Mango salad i ordered. So what else is a vegan left with. Oh yeah!! Fries!! Yay. NOT Too pricey for what it was. Don't waste your time or money in this place.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 27, 2021

We booked this restaurant for a group of 10 as my parents who live in the area had visited a few times and had enjoyed their previous dining experience. Upon arriving, the manager at the front of the desk was quite cold, didn't greet us...and just said we couldn't go to our table until our whole party arrived. This was rather strange considering the restaurant was very quiet, almost empty at this early evening time. When we were finally 'allowed' to sit at our table, our waiter, who was lovely but had only started the previous day, took our drinks orders. 45 minutes later, after chasing, our drinks finally arrived and some of the order was incorrect, so we waited a further 30 minutes for the replacement drinks and this was again after chasing numerous times! Things weren't looking good! We ordered our starters and mains and waited a further age to receive our food. They didn't have the indian salad dish we ordered apparently so our vegan diners could only order fries - not quite the authentic indian dish they had in mind! Although the meat dishes we ordered were tasty, we were so deflated and fed up by the time the food actually came, that we didn't really enjoy consuming it. The final straw was the revelation that there were no hot drinks available at all as apparently the kitchen had announced the hot drinks machine was broken - we'd only wanted to order some tea so not quite sure why a hot drinks machine was needed to make this!! We did feel at this point that they were fobbing us off. Do yourself a favour and avoid this restaurant at all costs, I wish we had!More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Tipu Sultan is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4