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Khyber Tandoori

116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
+44 116 261 1560
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“chilli chicken” (18 reviews)
“staff curry” (5 reviews)
“poppadoms” (23 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A bit of a walk out of main town but worth it. Try the chili chicken..it's delish. Owner so gracious we had a nice chat before it started filling up. Special Naan bread so sweet it was like dessert. Will definitely return next time in...More

Thank WildBrit2015
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Khyber tandoori is a family favourite. The high standards of delicious food and attentive service by Dinesh & team have been consistently excellent over the decades I have been visiting. Favourites: Special salad, chilli chicken, BBQ pieces,wings,staff chicken curry,chicken curry masala, shish kebab, king prawns...More

Thank Sameer P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

On Monday We visited the Khyber to celebrate my husbands birthday. Our greeting was warm and welcoming. Our starter of Popadoms and pickle was served with a large bowl of 'salad'. We were then served a complimentary chicken dish as a birthday treat from the...More

Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Khyber is one of my favourite restaurant in Leicester and it still remains favourite after our latest visit. It still serves Indian authentic dishes which tastes like home cooking. Chilli Chicken is our favourite. It can be ordered as a starter or main. For Wednesday...More

Thank Rameshlcfc
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Came here based on the previous good reviews and we were not disappointed. The restaurant is small but quaint and the owner us very knowledgeable about dining habits and tastes. Our starters were excellent. Good quality mince in the sheesh kebabs and the chicken tikka...More

Thank Darren S
Reviewed 11 May 2017

You will receive a warm welcome by the restaurant owner and his staff and soon realise that this is a popular restaurant. I was there for a take away and thoroughly enjoyed my meal. We were offered Poppadums and free drinks whilst we waited for...More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Best restaurant ever!! Me and my husband have been going to Kyber every week for the past 4 months! A friend recommended this restaurant and after going there I was so surprised I had never been before. The service is brilliant, the staff are friendly...More

Thank radhikaandpriyan
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to this restaurant on and off for at least 20 years. I dabble with other great restaurants around Leicester. There's so much choice and competition. I went back to the khyber tonight and I must admit, I forgot just how great it...More

Thank Gazbr
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch today with my colleague from work, the food was really good, the starter , a salad was nice and healthy We also had their wonderful chicken tikka which is juicy and spicy and very tasty, I recommend this starter which we had...More

Thank fhaffar
Reviewed 14 February 2017

By no means the cheapest, but this is in my opinion the best Indian meal in the county. Great choices, the salad to start is amazing, although the popadums are not the best. Staff Curry is delicious and the vindaloo is a proper vindaloo. Try...More

Thank nicksansome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$41
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 261 1560
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