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Shalimar India Restaurant

80 Hanover St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3725
+1 603-427-2959
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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80 Hanover St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3725
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Popped in here out of the blue for lunch one day and was amazed the service, speed, quality and selection. They also have sort of tea there that is like a magic elixir. No lie. If you're short on time, and enjoy a quiet and...More

Thank tomodojo
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Good place, typically Indian ambience with relevant paintings, signs and Hindi songs in the background. The foo staff very friendly and co-operative.d was quite good, delicious and quantities sufficient,. Would love to visit again!

Thank Ashok G
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Delicious indian food place. we visited recently for dinner and all the dishes we ordered hit the mark - saag paneer, dal makhani, chana masala, kadahi paneer, veg platter, assortment of nans. Food was fresh, delicious and not spicy. Service was very attentive and very...More

Thank Traveller_savvy
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Good food! We had the royal buffet for two and everything was great from appetizer to dessert! Will go back when I visit Portsmouth again.

Thank Felicia G
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

A planned girlfriends’ weekend in Portland was highlighted by our dinner at the Shalimar India. One of my friends is really into Indian food (I love it but have it so infrequently I’ve never deciphered the dishes!) and makes many of the items. We shared...More

Thank Mary Margaret O
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We had cold shrimp appy & from hot appys the vegetable platter. We shared the Chicken Makhanewana, which was amazing. Low heat still had a little kick. Naan bread dipped in the chicken sauce was great. Tried the nut icecream- sooo good! Service could be...More

Thank Julieann G
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This restaurant has been in business for over 25 years and they have stayed consistent with the quality of their food, which is rare in Portsmouth. Kulbir, the hostess is always there to greet you with a smile and the service is excellent.I highly recommend...More

Thank jusmike
Reviewed 4 February 2018

If you are looking for delicious food, including gluten-free and vegan options, this is a great place to go. Our favorite thing is the Nirayal Soup! You can order the degree of spicy that you enjoy for almost everything. The staff is friendly. The furniture...More

Thank Bonnie D
Reviewed 12 January 2018

The staff were very attentive and the food was delicious. The staff was patient while I chose what I wanted to eat and offered what turned out to be delicious suggestions. I can't wait to go back for another meal!

Thank gregofissaquah
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

So me my wife and daughter was staying 4 night in Maine a 1/2 hour drive from ogunquit. When on Dec 30th we decided to check out local Indian cuisine in Portsmouth NH. Boy was I disappointed the Decor was dim maybe to hide the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Hanover St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3725
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-427-2959
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