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Akbar

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
+44 24 7622 2213
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
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“saturday night” (20 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
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1 - 10 of 431 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Still one of the best Indian restaurants in town and the food is always spot on. Service is generally good and I suggest asking for one of the sunken booths if you want a little privacy

1  Thank Martin P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friends and I were working in the area for the past three months and stumbled across Akbars. We enjoyed it so much the first time that we came back 4 more times and even had it as the venue of our course completion party. The...More

Thank Alistair L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you Naz , Imran and staff for a wonderful evening to celebrate a ‘70’th birthday. Great food and service as usual.You made us all so very welcome. Bill & Carole.

Thank 686carole
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this establishment with my wife and son who arranged an early Fathers Day for me. Top Drawer ! From walking into the restaurant we were welcome and shown to our table. Our drinks order was taken and immediately sorted. The most pleasant waiter soon...More

2  Thank Alec L
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I went on a Friday evening with my other half, we booked a table 5 days in-advanced! once we arrived we were told to wait in the seating area 15 mins later we walked over to our table, service was a bit slow as I...More

Thank shazzy0121
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Waiters were very rude, service was absolutely terrible, had to wait over an hour for our main courses

Thank twokopite
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Visited with a group of friends on Sunday evening and the restaurant was not really busy service and food was Excellent and all party enjoyed the food.

Thank RichieC82
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Simply the food is awesome and the people are even better than the food as they are so friendly and nice. Love that place.

1  Thank Linda A
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were visiting Coventry for an event at a local venue. The Akbar was directly opposite the hotel in which we were residing for the night. The restaurant was extremely busy especially for having been so early (6.30pm) on a Saturday night....More

1  Thank donnymoor
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Always go here for dinner with the family, the staff are always super friendly and the food is just great.

Thank travellingteapot234
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lluckett
4 September 2017|
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Response from Carl P | Reviewed this property |
I would talk to them about what you want. I think they would try to accommodate your needs. For example ordering in advance so all dishes arrive on time. I have been there in a fairly big group of 12. They did their best but... More
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beckyinbedworth
16 July 2017|
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Response from Kellie F | Reviewed this property |
We parked just up the road , but it was a Sunday , so easier.
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CEllott15
7 November 2015|
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Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 00:00
Monday
17:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 00:00
Thursday
17:30 - 00:00
Friday
17:30 - 00:30
Saturday
17:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7622 2213
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