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Sanam Tandoori

) #1 of 124 Restaurants in Falkirk €€ - €€€ Indian, Asian,
5 Callendar Road, Falkirk FK1 1XS, Scotland
+44 1324 631422
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (42 reviews)
“naan” (15 reviews)
“rice” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5 Callendar Road, Falkirk FK1 1XS, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 742 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Sanam's set lunch menu is great value - the portion sizes just right for a lunch and very tasty 😋. Waiters always very efficient and friendly. Just one thing to make it even better would be if they added a paneer dish to the set...More

2  Thank hh201718
Reviewed 6 days ago

Took a customer out for a meal and was immediately impressed with the decor, slightly different from the usual Indian restaurant style. Menu was mouth-watering, so I opted for the Mirchi Garam Masala which was absolutely outstanding, with some lovey fluffy rice and a naan...More

1  Thank Damian T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easily the best Indian restaurant in the area, I've never had a bad meal and the welcome is so friendly. I recommend the chicken janter manter, my favourite. I also note that portion control has been implemented on the starters which is good - previously...More

1  Thank Greig B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lives up to its name - lovely food, well served, efficient waiters and well organised maitre de. Nice to taste such good Indian fare, had Chamakchalo - a new one on me, fruity and delicious.

1  Thank Grace M
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Falkirk on a course and got recommended to go to Sanam, what a great choice. Food was excellent and service first class. Will be back tomorrow night for sure. Give it a go.

1  Thank Georfc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Often takeaway from here after kids are in bed but as they do kids eat free on Sunday's we decided to come at 17.00 for a meal with them. It was great from start to finish, kids really enjoyed it, staff were attentive and food...More

1  Thank Iain1986
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

didnt enjoy at all, small portions, very bland & over priced & the most annoying waiter ive ever met, wouldnt go back

Thank Gail R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here the other day. Staff are courteous but not over bearing. Food was wonderfully seasoned, be warned though the naan breads are massive, one could easily feed four people, we mistakenly got one each and the waiter said good luck as...More

1  Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had been hearing good reviews about the " sanam" for years and finally decided to try it. Did not disappoint. Food was good,service was always very good with the waiters spending time to chat and have a joke with us as we got served our...More

Thank RobertM1993
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From my first visitin 2016 I did say I would return. Well I have been twice in the past 6 weeks and the food is still of the highest quality. Great staff and surrounds. Nothing a problem for them. All dishes can be tweaked to...More

1  Thank Patric M
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John M
Why are children and under 18s in the restaurant after 8pm? It says clearly on the front door that kids and under 18s must not be allowed from 8pm onwards!!! During my visit there were kids running around let loose by drunk parents. Just curious as to why I saw this happening
12 August 2016|
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Response from StuSpawton | Reviewed this property |
Their licence for kids is till 10pm, as a restaurant guideline they say no kids after 8, they can change their minds at any time on that and allow parents in. Maybe if you had such a problem with the kids being in there you... More
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Claire B
Do u do buffet
13 February 2016|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I never saw any buffet but the food is great just give them a quick call
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zenameg
I love Indian food but my daughter doesn't have you British food on menu
11 August 2015|
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Response from Dawn G | Reviewed this property |
I haven't had British food to be truthful but I'm sure the restaurant will be able to tell you, they're very friendly. Most Indian restaurants accommodate for different tastes. Hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:00
Friday
11:45 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:45 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Callendar Road, Falkirk FK1 1XS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Falkirk District  >  Falkirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1324 631422
  • E-mail
Description
Sanam Tandoori Restaurant first opened its doors in 1976 and has gone from strength to strength on the back of authentic Indian cuisine and a dedicated personal service.

It was originally founded and managed by Mr Mohammed Anwar until 1999 when he passed the reins down to his sons - Nadeem, Waseem, Naeem and Azeem - who continue to run the restaurant to the present day.

Over the years the restaurant has undergone several significant refurbishments - most notably its most recent renovation in November 2012. Today the restaurant is without a doubt one of the most stylish eateries in Central Scotland.
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