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Akbars

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
24 Westmorland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4EG, England
+44 191 232 3234
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“naan breads” (112 reviews)
“family naan” (77 reviews)
“balti” (49 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:30 Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
24 Westmorland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4EG, England
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Me and the wife love Indian food, the wife wanted to come, swayed by the comedy naan on the hook, anyhows we arrive and shown to our table promptly, order pomps and pickles to start, pomps good! To start I order the tandoori lamb chops,...More

2  Thank MMEOL
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Following a recommendation from the receptionist at our Hotel, we booked a table for three, my Sons Birthday meal, his request. Most definitely not disappointed, from the Rose Petals sprinkled on the table, great menu choice, great food, nice surroundings, to the excellent and attentive...More

Thank Beefy00
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I visited Akbar's on the 3rd may for my 29th birthday. Had a lovely meal with my partner. Beautiful meal, great service only thing was I was disappointed I couldn't finish the food because we had ordered so much!!! Would highly recommend.

Thank loupy2010
Reviewed 4 May 2018

I have been going into this restaurant for over 5 years coming down from Edinburgh! Was well disappointed this time as the food we ordered was far too hot! Same food we have been eating for 5 years?.. my 8 year old child has ordered...More

Thank paulhibs
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

I went to Akbars on a work meal recently and the food was definitely good value and quality. The Naan breads in particular if you get a family one are massive. The service is also quick and efficient. I would say the only drawback with...More

Thank benji_prosser
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Ridiculous waiting time,food not up to much and disgusting attitude of the "manager" and his minions

1  Thank MrAugust1980
Reviewed 1 May 2018

perhaps the worst indian meal I may have ever had. plastic menus said it all. food tasted all the same whatever you ordered. noisy awful restaurant avoid avoid.

Thank Aliascallow
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This was by far the worst restaurant experience I've ever encountered, and would urge anyone looking for a curry in Newcastle to look elsewhere, after experiencing what can only be described as a disgraceful sequence of events, a catalogue of failings by the management and...More

Thank robscragg
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Wow... in my 24 years as an adult, I’ve never asked for money off a bill for poor service but tonight myself and 19 others experienced Basil Fawlty proportion incompetence and an injection of Britain’s finest to boot... It all started 10 minutes before our...More

5  Thank neo2810
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Visited for a meal while on business with two colleagues. We had two different mains plus a veggie main. All were superb. The giant nan served on a hooked stand is a meal in itself. The greeting is good and servers seem genuinely interested. It's...More

Thank Graham_Crieff
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Debbie P
5 December 2017|
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Response from colin e | Reviewed this property |
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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Response from Dionne T | Reviewed this property |
yes on double yellow lines as long you got blue badge for up to 3 hours
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Deborah M
16 October 2017|
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Response from Brianthejust | Reviewed this property |
Not that I saw But I wasn’t driving
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:30
Thursday
17:00 - 23:30
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Westmorland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 3234
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