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Akmal's Tandoori Bistro

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235 Woodhouse Lane | Hyde Park, Leeds LS2 3AP, England
+44 113 242 4600
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Myself and my friends visit this place frequently as it provides delicious food at very affordable prices! From outside it may look a little odd but the atmosphere inside is often great with very friendly staff. Although quite small, it does get busy particularly later in the evening. This is no surprise as the food is amazing. They also have... More 

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Thank LauraNF09
Leeds, United Kingdom
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183 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really lovely restaurant serving a great selection of Indian dishes at a reasonable price. Service was good without being rushed and although they do serve drinks you can bring your own which is ideal. I will definitely return here again.

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Thank Steady
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently visited Leeds with 3 friends for a girly weekend. We don't really know Leeds so wanted to pre book a meal rather than have find one on the night and didn't want to end up anywhere "safe", we wanted somewhere different. Akmals was in the student area, but we weren't put off and when our taxi pulled up... More 

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Thank 186356Sammy
Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is lovely - good menu and reliably tasty. Poppadoms and pickles are brought on your arrival to nibble at whilst you choose. The owner is very friendly. Drinks can be bought but it's also absolutely fine to bring your own drinks - and it caters well to big groups (mainly student groups). One thing to note is... More 

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Thank FoodieEmilyyy
Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a vegetarian, the absence of any paneer dishes from the menu was disappointing. However, I ordered a dahl and while the place was getting busy the service was slow. The dahl arrived before accompanying rice ... but the lentils were undercooked and still "woody". When this was pointed out, the serving dish was taken away ... At least five... More 

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Thank CC_LS6
Bottesford
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Garlic keema and a chocolate curry.... how amazing!!! It may sound rather bizarre but it is the don!

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Thank Batsar
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 February 2017

One of the nicest curries I've had in a long time and you can take your own booze for a cheap night!

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Thank bethroyle
Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Visited a few times and was always a pleasure! Lovely curry and friendly staff at a very good price in Hyde Park! Thumbs up!

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Thank Gini B
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60 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I visited with a large group on a social and had heard very good things! You can take your own alcohol which keeps the cost down! We were warmly welcomed by the front of house. The menu offered a very good range of dishes at very reasonable prices. It would have been helpful to maybe have a description of the... More 

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Thank Emily N
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I visited Akmal's with my girlfriend and a couple of friends, hidden away in a quiet part of Hyde Park, I never expected to find such a gem of a restaurant. Greeted by a very polite and friendly gentlemen we were quickly seated due to the lack of customers which initially worried me I thought: " if it's a good... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$25
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 Woodhouse Lane | Hyde Park, Leeds LS2 3AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 242 4600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?