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Akbars

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Certificate of Excellence2014, 2017 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

I've been here a number of times and the food and service is always excellent! There is so much choice and the price represents very good value for money. The staff are excellent and know there stuff. Service is quick and the food quality brilliant....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Fr3nRevi3w3r
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely filling and tender tandoori chicken along with a huge hanging naan to share. Delicious, staff very friendly, welcoming and helpful. Nice restaurant.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank StuK72
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

First visit and it is a nice restaurant, large with friendly and very attentive staff. I had chicken balti with garlic and corriander naan with pilau rice. Curry nice and large portion, naan massive but not that nice nor was rice. Nice well chilled cobra

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mrlucky09
Reviewed 22 July 2018

From the outside and on entering this place looks amazing. Modern and chic, an upper level and a couple of semi private raised areas that would suit small parties. Despite there being plenty of tables available they seemed to direct you to sit in the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank KeaneJohn
Reviewed 22 July 2018

A small group of us stopped in when in Newcastle for the night for work. We had previously eaten at Akbars (in Leeds) so knew it would be a safe bet for a good curry and in particular, for the best naan bread we have...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank AUSLion
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We went here on a recommendation from a receptionist in the hotel we were staying in, and what a surprise. From the outside it looked as if it was closed, but when the sliding doors opened …. Wow! This is a fabulous establishment, circular in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank DubTwosome
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Disaster from start to finish . Food and service awful will never set foot in that place again !!!!!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Although I cannot claim that I am a master when it comes to Indian food, I can safely say that this is the best Curry I have ever had. Me and my girlfriend decided that on our break we wanted to go out for an...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank tomaP5159WO
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our meal at Akbars. The nan bread was really good. The waiters were lovely. The only issue I had was the decor. I nearly fell down a stair as the carpet was coming away from the floor. As we were leaving my daughter tripped...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank specs25
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Its quite a big place so wasnt expecting much. Considering there were ten of us, service was excellent and we never ran out of beer. Food was of a high quality and there were no complaints from my group. Definitely worth another visit.

Date of visit: June 2018
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small bottles of cobra £3.75 and I think cider was around £4.50 friend had a bottle of rose which was around £15
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PatriciaMiller_12
17 November 2017|
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yes on double yellow lines as long you got blue badge for up to 3 hours
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16 October 2017|
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Not that I saw But I wasn’t driving
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