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Akbars

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
6-8 George Hudson Street, York YO1 6LP, England
+44 1904 679888
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“naan” (78 reviews)
“curry” (120 reviews)
“nans” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6-8 George Hudson Street, York YO1 6LP, England
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1 - 10 of 937 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited here at a busy half term. Service was very good, food was lovely. I have never seen naan breads so HUGE in my life. Thought I'd try the indian tea afterwards, thinking it might be similar to english tea but it was very, very...More

Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Return visit for a Birthday meal. Service very good without being pushy. Food as always fresh and tasty. Excellent value for money.

Thank peter r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service great with delicious dishes, fresh and tasty, good value for money. My husband was not quite happy with his prawns they replaced them no bother.

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all the staff go above and beyond what is expected. All of the staff were very helpful and couldn’t do enough for you, but at no point were over powering. Little things like topping the jug of water up we’re nice touches. The...More

Thank Filip_83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here before so know what to expect from the food and service which has always been good. This is the first time we have been on a Friday evening though and there was a huge table of near on 20 people in...More

Thank Dani H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great curry. Excellent flavours and is always a pleasure to eat here. The naan breads are massive, we made a mistake by ordering one each. The naan could have been enough for four. Warm welcome and good service.

Thank awayalottoomuch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Akbar's is a place that I can't stop myself from coming back to. I am always very pleased by the service of the manager, Kashif as well as the rest of the staff who never fail to provide the best possible experience. The portion sizes...More

1  Thank Muntazir Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Akbars for the past 3 years and I've been impressed by the quality of the food everytime. Authentic Pakistani cuisine made just the way you like it. The staff are really friendly as well and definitely the place is arguably one...More

1  Thank Zamin K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the Akbar's Indian tonight and were warmly greeted as we arrived. A lovely young lady showed us to our table and sprinkled rose petals on our table, which was lovely :) We ordered our food and were swiftly served our...More

2  Thank Bob T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Form the moment we entered we were treated with happy faces and all the staff were very helpful. We had the rigan josh with a family size naan you have to do it. It was not expensive for the two of us and i would...More

1  Thank Liz C
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dancebabe1984
28 September 2017|
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Response from Shabir H | Property representative |
Hello. Table bookings for York is that we book for a minimum of 8 people, less than that is walk in and wait (first come, first serve). You will not be turned away. There will definitely be a lengthy wait though on weekends... More
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16 July 2017|
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Response from Kam-Haider | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I had my children along for an evening meal and did not experience any issues whatsover. It is obviously busy in the evenings and we did witness other children present. The answer is definately yes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-8 George Hudson Street, York YO1 6LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 679888
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