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Basmati Indian Restaurant

Calle Caro 7, 07013 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
+34 971 71 03 87
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“peshwari naan” (13 reviews)
“curry” (26 reviews)
“venison” (12 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 PM - 2:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Calle Caro 7, 07013 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
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1 - 10 of 307 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Dinner at Basmati was a real treat. We were surprised (and a little nervous) to learn that the only dining option was a fixed price menu, but we were NOT disappointed. It was, perhaps, the best Indian food I have ever eaten and the extra...More

Thank Luna206
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great night. Worth the effort and great experience. We enjoyed it no end. If you are undecided (as we were) just do it - you'll not regret it. Bit more expensive than others nearby but the quality far outweighs.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding experience. Probably the best Indian restaurant we've ever been to. The 32 euro menu includes a lot of delicious food, even if it was an "all you can eat" restaurant we would have eaten the same quantity of food and we left a few...More

Thank PedroLG47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would 100% recommend this restaurant. Came here just over a week ago. I really craved an Indian as a spice lover so we found this place on trip advisor. I took my boyfriend who is less of a fan and he couldn't have been happier...More

Thank hellothereeeee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing meal, completely unexpected, and home grown vegetables and chillis, great restaurant even better service.

Thank Graeme F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Explosion of flavours, wonderful different tastes, the experience was truly amazing. The set up menu is quiet pricey but you get given a LOT for it so it's worth treating yourself to it, really! Very accomodating for vegetarians, very romantic atmosphere and high standard service....More

Thank Alexia F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to travel while staying in our city of residence. This restaurant is just this! The owner (or chef) is present and explains his vision and that's very nice. Clients are mostly tourists or so it seemed on that day. Food is good quality...More

Thank chris07green
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always been fond of Indian food and this is one of the best Indian restaurants I've ever visited. The menu's set beforehand, so there's little choosing. Me and my girlfriend had 4 courses and a bottle of wine - for a total of 65 euros,...More

Thank Knukur
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have visited this restaurant several times in the past few years and enjoyed the experience. However this time we were extremely disappointed. The chicken course was basically bones and the main course consisted of a couple of lumps of veal, chicken...More

1  Thank MPMLondon
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We did, and having eaten at the Basmati are so pleased we did. First piece of advice would be to book if you can, or perhaps visit them as they are opening up, as they may have space early in the evening. We went for...More

Thank Chancedog
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bakedbean73
25 August 2015|
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Response from Shahin A | Property representative |
Hi How Are you? It is a pleasure to give the answer for you,,At first Balti style cuisine is the name given to a style of food that is well known and served in Birmingham, England for the first time about 1970, probably 1977... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$51
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Caro 7, 07013 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Majorca  >  Palma de Mallorca
  • Phone Number: +34 971 71 03 87
  • E-mail
Description
Shahin Awal, the owner and chef of Basmati restaurant, is an excellent ambassador for Indian food in Palma de Mallorca. For almost 20 years, diners in Palma de Mallorca, diners have enjoyed the flavours of India through Shahin?s cooking, whose success lies in dishes made from authentic family recipes. One of his specialities is Peshawar Nan, a bread made with dried fruits, honey, coconut and almonds. The restaurant is beautifully decorated, playing music that instantly transports you to India. The menu offers a wide variety of options both at lunchtime and in the evening.
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