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Meadow Bank Road, Rotherham S61 2NF, England
+44 1709 555500
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:30
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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went here with my partner and her daughter a few weeks ago, it was early evening so busy with families and very loud! We arrived and were seated straight away and drinks came soon after. I've been to the Akbar's in Bradford and that one was more authentic in it's cuisine and clientele, this Akbars caters for the more British... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had this restaurant recommended by a few people as we like to eat out at Indian restaurants. We dined on a Sunday evening and got there for just before 6pm, there were 7 of us but we hadn't booked a table. We were shown straight to a table but I would advise booking as by the time we left... More 

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Thank bumblebee2853
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great meal great service great for families earlier evening but don't eat the prawns Book or at least call ahead to guarantee tables, busy from opening to closing Limited parking but assistance in car park to maximise space

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Thank Lorna7962
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited here tonight for our 1 year anniversary. We've been to Akbars on a couple of occasions and we've been very happy with the quality of food and the service. We had poppadoms, bhaji, sheikh kebab, chicken tikka makhani, butter chicken and a garlic nan bread. The food was 10/10 as always and the tall shaven... More 

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Thank Joules L
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd done a lot of babysitting over Xmas for our daughter so she and her husband and 4. !!! Grandchildren took my wife and I to Akbar's as a thank you. The whole evening was an absolute delight all the food on buffet style basis was fantastic. The staff were tremendously attentive particularly with the children. We would thoroughly recommend... More 

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Thank yorkhalman
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for 5.30 on the Saturday night the food was excellent the drinks expensive £4.50 for a bottle of cider waiters were friendly we left at seven as we were under the impression that they were trying to rush us as we would've liked to Have stayed longer we had spent £189 there were nine of us... More 

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Thank Yummygrandma10
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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225 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit here fairly regularly with my family. Always make us feel very welcome and go the extra mile for us. All staters and mains ordered were tasty and plentiful. Would definately recommend as consistently good food and service and reasonably priced nice restaurant.

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Thank Becky B
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been visiting Akbar in Bradford , Rotherham and Sheffield for over a decade. Always a warm welcome , great with kids and the food is predictable and of consistently good quality.

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Thank MHALA
Conisbrough, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited tonight our first time won't be our last, was waited on by awase also known as bash he was absolutely brilliant, great to talk to and very efficient. was made to feel extremely welcome and relaxed. Food was tasty hot and cooked to perfection, nice touch fetched to table by the chef. Lovely ambience. If you haven't been then... More 

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Ditchling
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Certainly the most impressive curry house that I have been too. Was busy even on a drab Tuesday evening at 10.15 when we arrived.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
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 - 23:30
Saturday
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meadow Bank Road, Rotherham S61 2NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Rotherham
  • Phone Number: +44 1709 555500

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