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€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
+44 24 7622 2213
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  • Excellent50%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We arrived here without a booking early Saturday evening not realising how busy it would be. We were asked to sit and wait a few minutes until they sorted a table. So we sat, and sat and sat.....other people were constantly arriving asking for a...More

1  Thank Boageyman
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

As always excellent service just popped in on the off chance we could get a table no problem seated straight away with a lovely welcome service and friendly staff was excellent really enjoyed our meal

1  Thank theelves5
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with family for evening dinner, staff very polite and chatty, delivered food quite prompt, food was made as per requirements, would certainly visit again.

1  Thank Jimbo913
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Easily the best Indian restaurant in Coventry. Always receive a warm welcome here and their food is excellent. Can't fault them.

1  Thank Chris C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Found the food overly oily. Even the plain naan bread was swimming with melted butter. Spoilt the food for me. The service was friendly and efficient. The restaurant had a good atmosphere.

2  Thank Sue H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Always better to book before you go as this place is getting more and more popular. Prices reasonable, service really good and friendly, food excellent. Have used this resturant before and will certainly use it again.a

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We often visit Akbar's for a curry and we decided to go for my sisters birthday last weekend (a party of 16) when we arrived, the staff had no recollection of our booking even though they had confirmed it with my sister previously so we...More

3  Thank Grace B
Reviewed 29 March 2017

THis place was buzzing when we got there and we thought we wouldnt get a table but within 10 mins we were seated . Food was plentiful, fresh and delicious. We nearly ordred too much before the waiter advised us that what we ordered would...More

1  Thank CoventryBilly
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Seated quickly, drinks ordered arrived within 5 mins. Food arrived in a timely manner. Decent portion sizes, pathia tasted well spiced although the peshwari naan could have had a bit more flavour. We found service to be fine, but I guess we weren't there on...More

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Wandered over from my hotel, after deciding I fancied a curry. There were two Indian restaurants pretty much next door to each other, one almost empty, whilst this one, Akbar, was almost full. Reasoning that this was a good sign, in I went. Nothing wrong...More

1  Thank Martin L
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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
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.
7 November 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
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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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