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Lal Qila Deansgate

) #476 of 1,824 Restaurants in Manchester €€ - €€€ Indian, Asian,
310 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4HE, England
+44 161 839 6730
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
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“lamb nihari” (3 reviews)
“curries” (13 reviews)
“nan” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
310 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4HE, England
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1 - 10 of 266 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is awful. Fair play, we turned up at midnight for a curry, and the service etc was fine. But the food, wow, on another level of poor. The worst Indian food I have had in an Indian restaurant. I am sure the Hobsons...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a meal with a couple of friends at Lal Qila on a mid-week evening in July. We hadn't booked but they had a few spare tables so we were seated immediately. Prices were reasonable, and the food was good. I asked them for...More

Thank Davidjellis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our late night visit was much needed and the service and food was as you might expect after pub shut. We got a table fairly quick and the service was efficient with the starters raising our expectations. Unfortunately the mains were ok to poor (there...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant provided a wide range of traditional Indian dishes, of varying degrees of spiciness to suit our different palates and at very reasonable city centre prices. I can thoroughly recommend it. Ideal for someone staying at the Hilton and seeking something better than what...More

1  Thank Ian S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always call in here at the end of the evening when we are out over this side of the city and fancy a curry.Always polite, prompt service and always very busy late at night.Enjoy the Jalfrezis here and good value.

1  Thank travellalot011
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We visited here last night. The restaurant was quiet - which is understandable on a Monday evening. It was freezing cold, and zero atmosphere - no music. The waiter behind the bar didn't raise his head to even look at us just said table for...More

1  Thank Jess-Charlotte
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Was looking for a curry one night and passed this place by. The name and the style of the signage made it look/sound like a Tapas bar to my lazy sub-conscious mind. Passing by a second night and having studied the menu decided to give...More

1  Thank gbellDX
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I read a lot of negative reviews and was a bit put-off by them, but have enjoyed the one in Rusholme and decided to try it. Place is decent enough, food was quite good and the service as well. If you like Indian cuisine and...More

1  Thank Ivo K
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife went last night 5pm had a lovley tabel in the corner the waiters where lovley. We asked for pomperdoms and chutneys ect s Theses came. Onions .mango ect and cabbage sweet corn and mayo. Yuk ?? Main course Garlic lamb lovely...More

3  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Nice service, and quick to get the meals in this restaurant. We ordered Lal Qila Mix Starter, Tandoori Mixed Grill,Chicken Tikka Masala, Vendaloo (very hot😌), raita and garlic nan bread. Everything tasted very good, and there was good value for money.

1  Thank BjoernOslo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4HE, England (Formerly Imli)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 839 6730
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