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Anarkali Tandoori Restaurant

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80 St. Helens Road, Swansea SA1 4BQ, Wales
+44 1792 650549
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Today
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 12:00 - 14:00
Sun - Thu 17:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 02:00
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Not alot to say really. the food was poor , bland and tasteless. the staff have no idea of customer service and overpriced. wont be going there again

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Thank Jeremy m
Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I am vegetarian and was very happy about the "Vegetarian Mains" section on the menu. The staff wasn't overly friendly, but not rude or unfriendly either, rather neutral, which I liked. I am not a big fan of small talk or phony friendliness. After my friend and I had fnished our starter, the mains arrived and looked great, just as... More 

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Thank KathiKatharina
Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yesterday (07/04/2017) both me and my partner and our friends were refused access to this restaurant on the grounds that we had our guide dogs with us. The person who approached us in the restaurant didn't care that he was breaking the law and admitted that he would rather have the potential fine than let us in. He then practically... More 

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Thank Sophie S
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! How disappointed were we! Went to the anarkali for the first time in many, many years & we won't be going again. 5 of us went for my mum's birthday at 10pm on a Friday the restaurant was quiet with lots of staff around, shame they weren't pleased to see us. Not one member of staff showed any enthusiasm... More 

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Thank Emma-kate R
Swansea
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a birthday celebration and the customer service was just terrible. Ignorant staff, who just want you in, take your money, up sell up sell, chuck the food at you don't ask if your OK and then chuck the bill at you. Probably fine if it was 4am and I'd had 20 pints. Poor, poor, poor! We brought... More 

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Thank AdeySwansea
Banbury, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Millennium Chicken which I expected to be spicy but it wasn't but it was tasty. The chicken Jalfrezi however was delicious. Just the right amount of heat that didn't overpower the flavours.

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Thank blueensign7
St Helens, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten at the Anarkali many times whilst working in Swansea. It's great for both groups or for those wanting a quiet meal. Staff are pleasant and food is excellent and reasonably priced.

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Thank Simon6006
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit here as my partner said he'd heard good things. I found the staff were disinterested and the little guy behind the counter made you feel like you were of a inconvenience to him. We had the Sunday buffet, it looked like a good variety of dishes until you opened the lids and discovered 75% of them... More 

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I today had the Sunday Buffet meal at this restaurant near Brangwyn Hall/Joe's Ice Cream Parlour in Swansea. The charge was £9 per adult and it's £4.50 for children. We hadn't booked but were very efficiently found a table and seated. The choice of foods available on the buffet was excellent (they advertise on their menu that... More 

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Thank Cherylwelshgirl
Swansea, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

A friend of ours was back home from Dubaii for a short break and a group of us descended on the Anarkali on a Thursday evening..the restaurant is very good and comfortable and the two old guys who work as waiters there are just amazing, no smiling just go about their jobs with complete disdain....you have just got to visit... More 

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Thank Mark K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 00:00
Thursday
17:30 - 00:00
Friday
17:30 - 02:00
Saturday
17:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 St. Helens Road, Swansea SA1 4BQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 650549

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