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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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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (24 reviews)
Open Now
19:30 - 23:00All hours
Indian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Caro 7, 07013 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Basmati restaurant stating it as an Indian restaurant serves only bengali cuisine and that too a fixed menu for 32 euros! That is too much. If you ask for the days menu you will be answered that the menu is a surprice menu! It was...More

1  Thank sameerbangar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing warm place with great service and wonderful food. We went there for a dinner and spend great time. This restaurant makes you feel very comfortable, the Chef is adorable person who knows exactly what he wants to offer to all the guests. Totally recomendable!

Thank Monika G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have frequented Indian restaurants in the UK for 40 years and never found a place quite like this. The decor and music gives an ambiance which spirits you away to some far flung Indian destination. The personal attention given from whom I presume to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous evening at this restaurant. Not only was the food exquisite, but the staff were the nicest I have EVER had look after us.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My dad recommended myself & husband to visit this restaurant. Indian would never be my first choice on a sunny holiday, but we always enjoy a recommendation! So glad we made the effort to visit, the owner / chef was very welcoming and clearly values...More

Thank 723laur1234
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This was one of my favourite meals in Palma, we had so many courses each one just amazing, exceptional food. The service was some of the best I have ever had. So great service amazing food with the wine included made for a night of...More

1  Thank Teresa K
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The owner is so nice and authentic! We where a big group with a vegan and a vegetarian, which they had no problem with taking care of. The food was so GOOD! Then naan bread with spices and dried food was the best I ever...More

Thank Idakjepsen
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I must have eaten at over 100 curry houses and this is one of the best. If you visit Palma you must visit. The chef explains no cream or pastes used everything cooked form fresh which is important for me. Excellent, amazing in fact! Please...More

Thank Nikki230486
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The restaurant is pleasantly small and cosy. Lovely to be welcomed by rose leaves on the stairs and tables. Shahin is warm and personable and an excellent cook! I enjoyed the different dishes that were served a lot. Knowing everything is made of fresh and...More

1  Thank Renate K
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Passionate owner presenting tasty dishes. Fixed menu, great value. Will definitely come back to Basmati!

1  Thank Alexander L
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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
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 14:30
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
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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