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Dakshin - CLOSED

2 Equity Road, Leicester LE3 0AS, England
+44 116 255 5006
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
20 Feb 2014
“Where is it??????????”
26 Jan 2014
“Terrible service...avoid at all costs!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2 Equity Road, Leicester LE3 0AS, England
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 21 February 2014 via mobile

I came here in good faith, looking fowards to south Indian specialities. When I arrived after a considerable journey from the city centre, the location appears to be wrong or the restautant has shut down. On taking the phone number I tried calling to find...More

Thank Mintyburble
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Myself and my wife decided to try out Dakshin one Saturday using our 50% off Tastecard. I tried for 3 days to phone the restaurant and book a table beforehand, but no one ever picked up the phone. Anyway, come Saturday we arrived at Dakshin...More

1  Thank Hem P
Reviewed 14 December 2013 via mobile

The service was terrible never changed cutlery dessert was not available kerela fish curry was bland no taste warter down beer he recommend juice which was not tasty at all drinks over priced wouldn't recommend it for dessert he gave us one gulab Jani just...More

Thank Ronvaland
Reviewed 14 December 2013

Terrible service same cutlery for each course of buffet, not everything available. Waterd beer small portion size desert (1 gulab jamun ) would highly recommend to avoid this place fruit and veg next to toilets that use in the food .

Thank Jatin88
Reviewed 21 September 2013

We were driving through Leicester quite late in the afternoon not anticipating any lunch place to be open. Luckily for us, we spotted Dakshin on Narborough Rd and it said "Open". Between us we had sambhar-idli (£3), chilli paneer, gobi chilli, Mysore masala dosa (£5),...More

Thank M R
Reviewed 19 September 2013 via mobile

I m not south Indian food fan. But after visiting this place I have become fan of this restaurant. Atmosphere was nice n calm. Staff was friendly n polite. Food was very very tasty. I m very impressed with this restaurant. This restaurant serve indian,...More

Thank ankita123
Reviewed 30 August 2013

Amazing place, food is excellent and very reasonably priced. Not commercialised, very authentic. Waiters are always very helpful and attentive. Would recommend time and time again.

1  Thank Milesandjade
Reviewed 30 August 2013

If you want to taste authentic South Indian food in Leicester then Dakshin is surely the right place to go. All sorts of dosas, vadas, idly and biriyani etc. are very, very good. Idly in particular is the best you can find in a Leicester...More

Thank LalithaLila
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Only hyderabadi biriyani is good.Rest all food like dosa,chilli chicken,vada etc is ordinary.They charge £3 for water bottle which is a catch !!

Thank Shivaji P
Reviewed 18 August 2013

The meal was nice... the staff were lovely .. and the food was good value .. not a place for a special occasion but for just a meal out perfect .

Thank Lynncarmanhall
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  • Address: 2 Equity Road, Leicester LE3 0AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 255 5006
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