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The Shalimar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Service
Value
Atmosphere

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PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always greeted warmly. The staff are wonderful with the children. The food is fantastic and the atmosphere relaxed and friendly.More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank rachaelr471
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Fabulous review thank you for taking the time to share your experiences with other Trip Advisor members. We all love seeing families at the Shalimar the young people are our future customers and myself and the team really love the atmosphere it creates when families...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have driven past this place so many times and said we must call one day and WOW I can’t believe we left it so long.... The food & service are second to none.. we didn’t feel rushed but we were checked upon and asked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Sharon B
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so pleased that you called in to see us for a meal a d had an enjoyable evening. We all look forward to seeing new customers and their families hopefully you will become a regular visitor to the Shalimar and we all look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

21 of us booked in for a Saturday night indian meal out. What a wonderful evening we all experienced. They took all our orders and there were no issues/ incorrect food orders or slip ups. The food arrived quickly, great portion sizes and very hot....More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Vacation750974
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow what fantastic comments about your evening visit to us at the Shalimar. I am so pleased that everything was to your satisfaction and you all had a great time. I have passed your praise on to the team who like myself really look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A family meal for my other halfs birthday and it was brillant. Lovely place, great food and fab service.. the staff always go out of there was to please. They put a banner and balloons up for my other half and brought out a cake...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank ab123bray
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Another great review thank you for taking the time to share your experiences with other Trip Advisor members We look forward to people coming to the Shalimar to share their special occasions with us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After wanting to visit this place for many years, finally got round to it and was not disappointed. Food was good quality and the service exceptional. Highly recommended.More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank mattsW1246IS
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So pleased that you eventually got round to visiting us and when you did you enjoyed your evening. I really appreciate you taking the time to post your comments on Trip Advisor and share them with other Trip Advisor members. I hope to see you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, brilliant staff, only "complaint" i had to bring some main course home for lunch tomorrow because there was so much. Owner always checking tables and really interested in feedback See you soon Steve

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank showard1
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Really appreciate your excellent comments and very pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us. Thank you for putting your review on Trip Advisor. Look forward to your continued custom in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal at The Shalimar. Food really enjoyable. Excellent staff looking after us during the evening. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Angela D
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Fabulous review thank you for taking the time to post your comments on Trip Advisor and share them with other Trip Advisor members We all look forward to seeing you again very soon for another enjoyable evening at the Shalimar.

Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I booked for dinner on a very busy evening. The waiting staff were friendly and welcoming. The menu is extensive, with lots of options for vegetarians, pescaterians and carnivores. Our food was delicious, served promptly and was a fair price. This place...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us at the Shalimar and thank you for taking the time to post your comments on Trip Advisor and share them with other Trip Advisor members. It was a very busy evening and everyone said...More

Reviewed January 9, 2019

Superb service and attention to detail, lovely curries with fresh ingredients and spiced to order. Highly recommend

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Almltca
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2019

So pleased that you enjoyed your takeaway whilst on holiday at Harthill Hall and thank you for taking the time to post your fantastic comments on Trip Advisor. We look forward to your continued custom in the future.

Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Whilst stopping at Darwin Forest we ordered a delivery. Delivery was quick and.the food was fanastic. This is the second time we have ordered from here and would highly recommend it.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank stclanico
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to post your fabulous review on Trip Advisor. So pleased that you enjoyed your takeaway whilst staying at Darwin Forest. Once again thank you for your comments and look forward to your next order when you visit again .

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Response from stephen O | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Lunchtime is usually reasonably busy
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May 11, 2016|
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Response from Judy M | Reviewed this property |
As a vegetarian, not a vegan, I can only say that I have always found something absolutely delicious to eat here. Only a true vegetarian restaurant would offer more.
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