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Khyber Tandoori

116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
+44 116 261 1560
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chilli chicken” (20 reviews)
“poppadoms” (17 reviews)
“staff curry” (5 reviews)
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Hours
Indian, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small restaurant with friendly staff The dishes are a little different, quite spicy and a nice selection of vegetarian dishes However we did not think it was nearly as good as the others we have reviewed in Leicester.

Thank Stella P
Reviewed 24 January 2018

This is our favourite curry house to visit after attending Leicester Tigers games. Try the chilli prawns and the chilli chicken, they are my go-to dishes and I can’t move away from them. Lovely friendly service as well!

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

This was an OK visit to a local curry house. Service was good, atmosphere was good. Tandoori came not sizzling but soggy sitting in a puddle of I'm not sure what. Flavouring was very hot but not very interesting. Still feeling ill 24 hours later....More

Thank JD100000
Reviewed 3 November 2017

5 of us work colleagues went during Lunch. The food was absolutely awesome. We ordered a Lamb curry, Lamb Jalfrezzi, and Mix Grill, with Naans and Pilau Rice, The food and the service by Dinesh was on point... I will definitely be returning 100% And...More

Thank lestatraveller
Reviewed 17 October 2017 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 John B
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
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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, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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