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218 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UQ, England
+44 1865 723029
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (51 reviews)
“poppadoms” (37 reviews)
“keema nan” (4 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
218 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Order confirmation stated delivery at 7:44pm, the app then changed to 8:07, delivery finally arrived at 8:30pm. Driver was not apologetic at all, tried to ring to see where it was and no answer on all 3 occasions. The food was then cold when it...More

Thank Sarah-Anne M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ordered a takeaway to a hotel in oxford. Ordered a prawn puri starter, chicken vindaloo, chicken tikka main and bhindi Bhaji The food was pritty rubbish to be honest the only nice one was the chicken tikka according to my wife The vindaloo was bland...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and food. We had booked to be in and out in an hour as attending an event and they worked around this. The food was tasty and well cooked. One items was forgotten but this was quickly remedied. Other than that a great...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered a take away for 5 people. All delivered hot, all was delicious and it was not greasy! Was very impressed. Was told that the food will take 1 hour to deliver, but it arrived in 30 minutes! Was pleasantly surprised to find free...More

Thank foodie-catherine123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in for a single course and were squeezed into a busy restaurant. We ordered quickly. Drinks and poppadums (and more) came, and then main shortly after. One of the challenges with going for 'Indian' food is overfamiliarity and so I went for something...More

Thank AndrewT42
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This is a restaurant throwing off the flock wallpaper for a 21st century design but the the formula of poppadoms and lager and wait at least an hour before the sludgy curry is delivered by overworked waiting staff on an early Saturday evening. Sadly this...More

Thank JohnOB-12
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

A lovely meal here with my daughter this eve. Food was excellent! Very tasty, fresh curries and sides. Great service too.

Thank ChrisP5000
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The food and the service in this restaurant was excellent. Very friendly staff and nothing was to much trouble. They even arranged a taxi at the end of the evening for us.

Thank John N
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Went today with my partner, staff were very welcoming, had the Sunday Buffett, selection was excellent, something for everyone. Couldn't fault it, best Indian I've ever had.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The food was so amazing at this restaurant and the service was second to none. I will definitely be going back with my family and friends....

Thank Steve B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 723029
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Malikas in the heart of Cowley Road offers a unique Indian food dining experience. The restaurant presents constantly evolving menus and a carefully matched wine list - all designed to reflect an ethos of novelty and creativity in a newly redesign dining room.We are unique in spanning a fine dining restaurant serving real Indian cuisines. The restaurant is highly acclaimed and is widely regarded as amongst the best Indian cuisine in Oxford.
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