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The Balti

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
256 Dale Road, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NT, England
+44 1629 55069
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“balti” (101 reviews)
“curries” (17 reviews)
“naan bread” (12 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
256 Dale Road, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never had a bad meal here, I would always recommend the Balti. Staff always polite and well mannered.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AllyDerbyshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the worst curry weve ever had. Ordered 2 completely different curries and they tasted exactly the same filled with raw onions and massive chunks of garlic. The meat was rock hard and chewy, Rice tasted like uncle Ben's and was the biggest waste of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jordan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here for a short break and meeting a couple who advised us to go here for a meal as it was really nice. My wife had the shahi paneer and taka dall with boiled rice. It was really yummy. I had the mixed...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TomandJane
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We had a superb meal here. The curries were extremely tasty & the lamb in my husband's curry was really lean & tender. The staff were very friendly & the service was excellent.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jane882013
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner have been here multiple times a year over the past few years and the consistency is UNBELIEVABLE! so It was a Saturday during the mad rush of matlock bath illuminations and within 15 minutes we had our super tasty starters and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Trb01
Reviewed 28 October 2018

2 of us ate here on 27/10/18. The food was 'OK' but nothing to write home about. Small portions all round and expensive. 2 popadoms (1 each), 2 onion bhaji starters, 1 Jalfrezi, 1 Balti, 1 mushroom rice and 1 really small garlic nan.....£50.95. Never...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank brun2709
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The food and service at this restaurant is excellent. We have visited this restaurant regularly ever since they opened approximately 25 years ago and never had a bad meal. We moved away from Derbyshire last year and have greatly missed our visits to this restaurant....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Rockydog13
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Myself and family went for a meal on a Friday evening. It was very busy and they were understaffed, but this did not affect the excellent quality of food and service.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank David C
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely restaurant staff are warm and friendly, food is top notch great atmosphere. Will be back again for sure

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Carl R
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Our third trip here for another birthday meal and wow its incredible. The staff are friendly and very knowledgeable and will guide you if unsure and the food well just amazing. The place has a brilliant ambience we stayed for two hours eating, drinking at...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank anthony r
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Response from thetwoalis | Reviewed this property |
Yes but only small radius of about 5miles
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Response from ashiqa21 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the delay but I am sure the owners will accommodate
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Dale Road, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Matlock Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 55069
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