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Shalimar India Restaurant

80 Hanover St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3725
+1 603-427-2959
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
17:00 - 21:30 Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
80 Hanover St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3725
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good Indian food. The past few years they offered a lunch special for $8.95. Now the price is $12.95 (with bread). The special was a very good value -- now it is full-priced and not a value. Sorry to complain about the prices but,...More

Thank 1salam1
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

If you’re in downtown Portsmouth, and you’re looking for a reasonably priced, outstanding meal, look no farther. Kulbir greeted us with a smile and continued to outstandingly serve our group throughout the meal. The food was delicious, we had a delightful scoop of ice cream...More

Thank SinginSuzi
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

1  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 7elicia
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
Saturday
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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