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Swadesh Manchester

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
98 Portland Street, Manchester M1 4GX, England
+44 161 236 1313
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“poppadoms” (97 reviews)
“curry” (75 reviews)
“chicken” (64 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
98 Portland Street, Manchester M1 4GX, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderfull cooked indian dishes, very friendly staff - no words but perfection! Would travel to Manchester again just because of their Chicken Tikka Masala

Thank Mette Reus H
Reviewed 6 days ago

My fiance and I were staying at the rather-swanky The Townhouse Hotel (see separate review), also on Portland Street, about a two-minute walk away, and after a four-hour drive up from Oxfordshire to see John Legend in concert at the Manchester Arena, were starving. We...More

1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went with friends and enjoyed a good meal. Had set meal A giving the usual popadoms, mix starter, choice of lamb or chicken main with rice and naan. At £21 each, not much cheaper than choosing yourself but it's what we would have typically had......More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Working in Manchester for 4 days I thought I would have an Italian, a curry, a Chinese and a steak, the Chinese and the steak got blown out because the curry was so good I had to go back again and again, had a different...More

Thank tonyk70
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband is a regular here but this was my second visit and it was still good. Food was delicious.

Thank Pranjal P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second visit to Swadesh. First came here in 2015 whilst working on a roadshow at the Midland and a group of us visited for dinner. One of the team didn't see what he fancied on the menu so after a brief discussion...More

Thank Jacqui C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Excellent lunch buffet. A fair variety of curries to choose from. Well catered for all spice tolerance levels! Good service. Great for groups.

Thank Johnny Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the Ibis next door and tired from the flights from Jakarta so Swadesh seemed ideal. We were very pleasantly surprised. Firstly its very stylishly decorated for a Manchester curry house. The staff were welcoming and attentive, even friendly. We started with...More

Thank piphoshin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is excellent, the ambience is fabulous and the food is to die for. I would highly recommend. The staff are very friendly and helpful and I will definitely go again, one of the best Indian restaurants I have been to. Price is very...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are here the bank holiday weekend. The food was fabulous and the portions were very large but excellent quality. We had popadoms followed by a shared mixed tandoori grill followed by mains. All fantastic. We will be going again and have...More

Thank Jeff W
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Questions & Answers
6 July 2017|
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Response from MDTBedford | Reviewed this property |
they also do excellent mango lassi by the glass or jug. jug is good quantity and good for sharing!
Annette W
12 October 2016|
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Response from Mohamed S | Property representative |
A little late, I'm just getting used to social media! We do have a restaurant very close to the airport. Please search for Sangam Heald Green.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Portland Street, Manchester M1 4GX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 236 1313
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