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1580 Contemporary Indian Dining

710 Chester Road | Erdington, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham B23 5TE, England
+44 121 439 4243
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
710 Chester Road | Erdington, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham B23 5TE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I really didn’t want to write this review so have held off but felt like I should be honest. The first time I dined here was several months ago and I was impressed with the food and service. After a good experience my boyfriend brought...More

Thank RebeccaLuce
Sumit J, Owner at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded today

We appreciate your honest review and are really sorry about the recent wait times. Our weekdays tend to be quiet so the majority of the time one front of house staff member is all that is needed during these times. Obviously we have a bigger...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning food,clean and friendly. The service was nice and quick. We ll be using it again. Highly recommended

Thank Ari A
Sumit J, Manager at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful comments and 5 stars! It's really appreciated, thank you for taking the time out to do this. See you again very soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time visitor and will now be a long term client. Quality & taste of the food was outstanding - both dishes had a little more kick or spice than average but that caused me no problems, although it is worth bearing in mind. 15%...More

Thank RichmondJP14
Sumit J, Manager at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Really pleased to have you on board. Thank you for trying us out. We are incredibly pleased you enjoyed our food and certainly hope to see you again very soon. The 5 stars and kind words mean the world. Thank you for taking the time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in a group on saturday. Lovely people and nice atmosphere. Spectacular food. Service a bit slow but worth the wait.More

Thank Nic S
Sumit J, Owner at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the 5 stars. Apologies for the wait - Saturday's are always our kitchen's busiest day. So pleased you enjoyed the food and service. And we certainly hope to see you back here soon. Thanks again for the top rating. It's...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with family, only 4 of us in the restaurant which was a shame as no atmosphere. Staff very attentive and servive very good, but would accept that as was so quiet. Food is not usual bangledshi curry, so nice to try something different. Was...More

Thank sam d
Sumit J, Owner at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review. Apologies it wasn't busy the day you visited - obviously this is something we aren't keen on either. And are obviously working hard to ensure it is as bustling as possible. Really pleased you enjoyed the food and hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying overnight in Fort Dunlop and were looking for somewhere local(ish) to eat. A quick check on trip advisor showed us 1580. I'm very glad we tried it. The menu is a little limited but exceptionally well executed. Everything exceeded our expectations.More

Thank Chris B
Sumit J, Owner at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit to 1580 and appreciate you coming out this way to try us. I do hope you get down here again soon. Thanks again for taking the time out to review...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tried the food after checking trip advisor. The restaurant is tucked off the main road but a good size. We just missed the time for last orders of a meal but had a takeaway. The food was tasty and seasoned well. The decor is nice...More

Thank Goldi157
Sumit J, Owner at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the fantastic review. Let's hope next time you get the full dining experience at 1580. We'd love to have you. In the meantime thanks again for taking the time out to review us and really pleased you enjoyed your takeaway. See you...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Came saturday 1sept end of nite dissapointed new style menu twist in the food same dish but spoilt by the new twist as we were told by a worker discard new twist you ruined a perfect menu was told now tho can say old menu...More

Thank Roderick P
Sumit J, Owner at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thanks for the feedback. We are distraught to hear of your recent disappointment. Please do be assured we can custom make most dishes to suit your taste and spice and level. Just let the team know and our chefs will do what they can. And...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food first time visit after had been to a wedding near by at the weekend well worth the 30 mins drive flavours and differences between any Indian restaurant an amazing lovely lady served us was very enjoyable thank you

Thank tracey w
Sumit J, Owner at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thanks so much for coming to visit it. Really pleased you enjoyed the food and the service. Thanks for taking the time out to review us. We do hope you find yourself up this way again soon. Thanks again.

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

This is a difficult review to right, to encompass the experience visiting 1580 is a hard one to explain. It’s a mix of being invited to to family home, with a food quality that surpasses your average curry house. It’s family owned, the children can...More

Thank Joanne W
Sumit J, Owner at 1580 Contemporary Indian Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Absolutely delighted to read your beautifully written review. We really can't thank you enough for the really kind words. We are so pleased you've embraced and enjoyed the whole 1580 experience and can't wait to welcome you again. So pleased you enjoyed both the food...More

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Muhammad Monzur M
March 17, 2018|
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Response from 1580Restaurant | Property representative |
Hello Muhammad. Thank you for contacting 1580. 1580 Restaurant is not HMC certified, and therefore, do not promote Halal food. However, if you wish to still come along, we do some sea food items and some great vegetarian... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 Chester Road | Erdington, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham B23 5TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 439 4243
  • E-mail
Description
1580 is an experience from which people will take back natural flavours dating back centuries from India and taste the glorious food of the vastly diverse richly blessed Indian Subcontinent. At 1580, a 'dinner out' is transformed into an exclusive 'dining experience' inspired by our passion and cooking with only the best of the authentic Indian spices.
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