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7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
+44 24 7622 2213
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here many times and have really enjoyed it. The food is delicious - we recommend the chicken jeera and chicken madras. The last time that we went the keema naan did not have as much meat in as normal, but hope this...More

2  Thank chrissophie2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

8 people visited last week and the service and food was as expected. Note if you don't like your food spicy go for a slightly milder dish than you would normally, as they are always very heavy handed with spice. Price was a little expensive,...More

Thank nig2505
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a regular, visited on a Friday night. As expected, food was great tasty, spicy and extremely enjoyable. Staff welcoming and happy to see a female waitress, Shannon makes a good addition to the team. Many new staff faces but the same attentive level of...More

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter took us to Akbars her favourite curry restaurant in Coventry. As we all come from Birmingham where there are lots of good curry places this was praise indeed. When we entered there was chaos, you couldn’t make eye contact with the staff as...More

Thank Blerke
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Our table wasn't quite ready when we arrived, so we were seated in the bar and got drinks really quickly. Table came free within 10 minutes. Really impressed with the decor, which manages to walk the fine line between retro Indian cool and modern. Service...More

Thank Wolframwolfred
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

I come here regularly with a few friends and we are always welcomed in by the lovely staff and are always seated straight away. Food is delicious and everything that I have eaten has been lovely. No other curry house is as good as this...More

1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed August 2, 2018

We hadn't booked but called in around 5:45m on a Saturday and were seated straight away. Other people already in and eating and quite busy. As people left reserved signs were going on the tables so I would recommend booking to make sure of a...More

2  Thank Brenda_Trevor
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

First time I jave been with my wife and 11 year old for a family meal. Fantastic service, amazing food, generous portions, excellent value for money. Highly recommend Akbar's Special Biryani. Great Meal, Thank you!!!

1  Thank Phil M
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Well worth a visit to this restaurant . We enjoyed our food and the service was exceptional . Thank you

1  Thank eglwyswen
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Booked in advance as they get really busy on Friday nights. Great atmosphere inside. We had a starter, mains with extra chips and papadums plus three rounds of drinks for £25 a head. Very tasty food and good value. Very pleasant service. Naz runs a...More

1  Thank Tim H
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September 4, 2017|
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Response from Carl P | Reviewed this property |
I would talk to them about what you want. I think they would try to accommodate your needs. For example ordering in advance so all dishes arrive on time. I have been there in a fairly big group of 12. They did their best but... More
July 16, 2017|
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Response from Kellie F | Reviewed this property |
We parked just up the road , but it was a Sunday , so easier.
November 7, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7622 2213
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