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Merlins Tandoori.

) #157 of 433 Restaurants in Northampton $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
193 Wellingborough Road, Northampton NN1 4EA, England
+44 1604 632789
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“curry” (16 reviews)
“poppadoms” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
193 Wellingborough Road, Northampton NN1 4EA, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First came here 16 years ago, wish we never returned, this restaurant is in serious need of a total refit, very tired looking and not very pleasant to sit near the window blinds that are thick with dust. Service was friendly, though very slow, the...More

Thank akrz s
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went with a group of 8, very pleasant waiter and someone held door and said goodbye as we left. Food pretty decent, smaller but tastier portions than usual Northampton fare, mid price. Only criticism is would prefer real chicken pieces rather than the reformed meat...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We went here as a last minute treat after celebrating my sisters Birthday. It was a Monday and busy; always a good sign that it is a good restaurant. To be honest I had been drinking since 12 so cant really remember what I had...More

Thank Roisinmc2
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I visited on a Saturday night with family and friends and we had a lovely evening. Staff were very friendly and attentive, food arrived very quickly, well presented and tasty. I have lived my whole life living nearby but never visited so look forward to...More

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 3 February 2017

have been going to Merlins for years. Always good food, very pleasant and friendly staff. Nothing is too much trouble.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Really enjoyed the meal here and staff are very friendly and welcoming. Not had the takeaway but heard very good. Can't wait to return. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Anniej053
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Myself and my family have been going here for years tonight we went for my sister boyfriends 30th birthday the service was extremely slow waiting over 25minutes for a round of drinks booked a table for 8.30 and didn't get our main meal until past...More

1  Thank Jodie L
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Went to Merlin's after a farewell celebration for my ex-boss. Stumbling in at a time whose exact details elude me, in a state of minor yet noticeable inebriation, we were warmly greeted by Merlin's most friendly Friday-night waiter. Two things struck me about Merlin's. One...More

1  Thank helenisamelon
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant with nice staff. Food is delicious and the prices are reasonable. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Timi_Mihalik
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my uni friends have been going to Merlins as our local curry place for about 5 years now so we're pretty regulars. The food is always good, we pretty much get the same when we go and the staff know their regular customers...More

Thank Khadeza K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$52
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193 Wellingborough Road, Northampton NN1 4EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 632789
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