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Bari Restaurant

21-23 West Tower Street, Carlisle CA3 8QT, England
+44 1228 522970
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (74 reviews)
“naans” (15 reviews)
“rice” (37 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21-23 West Tower Street, Carlisle CA3 8QT, England
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1 - 10 of 491 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited restaurant over a week ago- staff helpful and friendly, Menu offers a huge choice -Food superb a little spicier but so flavoursome and best naan bread around. Can't wait to go back.

2  Thank Jue90
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We choose this restaurant to have a meal after our wedding in Gretna. The staff were lovely and the lady who seated me complimented me on my dress which made me feel really good. The lady taking our orders advised that we were ordering too...More

2  Thank chilliexx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu is varied and has lots of choice but Bari will also help you try different things by adjusting the spice where someone isn't so keen on spicy food. It also has a different approach with exotic meats The personal attention is impressive. I...More

2  Thank Hilary R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great indian restaurant. Attentive and friendly service and an interesting menu. The naan was the size of a football pitch! Would definitely go again.

2  Thank TomT28_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a waste of money. I do not understand how it got such great reviews. May be its me being spoilt being from Leicester where curry is king and you get some awesome food. We walked in and there was no warm welcome....More

1  Thank Pritla1
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The lady who served us was lovely, she recommended dishes and described their taste etc, very helpful and got us to try a new dish we had never tried and we loved it. All the food was delicious, could not fault it. Total price was...More

2  Thank Heather S
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Found this place on TA. What a great find! Good atmosphere, good service and super food. Now it's not often you find all three. Give it a try, you won't be disappointed.

3  Thank Tony T
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Would definitely recommend this restaurant. The food was cooked just as you request. The personal touch from the chef made the visit very special and one we won't forget- top tip to anyone having a curry always choose plain rice this will allow you to...More

2  Thank Bev S
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We struggled to think of somewhere to take both my fiancée and my parents for a late get together. She remembered having a good work meal here so we decided to give it a try. First of all we were welcomed by the staff and...More

2  Thank Derek V
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Went with an open mind - Trip Advisor review does say to ignore the external appearance! Shown to our table after a short wait and poppadoms and beer came quickly. When ordering the curry we asked for as little oil as possible. A few minutes...More

4  Thank richard d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21-23 West Tower Street, Carlisle CA3 8QT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 522970
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Local family owned Bangladeshi restaurant providing authentic food in a contemporary atmosphere. Great for Parties/Get-togethers/Meal for 2's, whatever the occasion! Takeaways get 20% off on all orders over £10
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