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Simla

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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
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18 Boldmere Road | B73 5TD, Sutton Coldfield B73 5TD, England
+44 121 354 1122
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a takeaway from this place curry was £9-50 so expected somthing great what a disappointing meal we had 1 curry 1 mushroom rice 1 chic shaslic and 2 chapattis £21-50 would never order from here again so over priced for very bland food how can they charge £9 -50 for a curry that you could get better from... More 

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2 Thank Keñeth W
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This food is awesome and it is very reasonably priced. The customer service is also excellent, would certainly recommend

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Thank Rubber2016
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Me & four friends visited simla on a busy saturday night. It was out first time we have dined at Simla. We were so amazed at the quality of the food. Every dish was mouth watering. Even though takeways seemed to be flying out the door & with the restaurant to capicity, this did not intefere with the service that... More 

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Thank sh6297sh
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Boldmere has so many Indian restaurants.. They're all pretty good but I think this is the best. It's very busy at the weekend but has a good busy atmosphere perfect for families and groups. It's not the cheapest but quality is never cheap (just ask any Mercedes owner!). They do take away and delivery too so you have no decent... More 

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Thank jkd06
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I've been using this place since it opened and although I regularly use other restaurants, I still think this is the best on the high street. Try the Nihari, but make sure you ask for extra cinnamon! I always get great service from Dil and Faz so try it out, you won't be disappointed.

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Thank Peter C
Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love Simla. Dil and his team are fab! Very friendly and helpful. Prices are very reasonable. Great choice of food.

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Thank Ellie M
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We were moved upstairs where it was cold and draughty and where the service was slow to non-existent despite our early booking a week earlier - this was mid-week!!

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1 Thank Mark W
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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433 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We normally like Simla but we ended up sitting upstairs near the front. There was just ourselves and another small family group. We were all freezing cold and sat with our coats on. Despite telling the waiter nothing improved as it appears that, because of the heater as you come in the door, the door handle gets too hot and... More 

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2 Thank Jackie M
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

First impressions were that the restaurant was not very inviting. Very small and very cold, not cosy at all. Nevertheless we decided to give it a try as the prices seemed reasonable. The food was VERY poor. I had a biriyani and it was so tasteless I had to add loads of salt to make it edible. My husband had... More 

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1 Thank Stephology
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant a few times now and i thought it was time for a review. One of the main attractions is space. Its a lot less cramped than other Indian restaurants in the area. Which i feel makes the whole dining experience more private and enjoyable. The staff are very polite snd unobtrusive. The food is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Boldmere Road | B73 5TD, Sutton Coldfield B73 5TD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Sutton Coldfield
  • Phone Number: +44 121 354 1122

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?