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Akbars

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Edgbaston
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184 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 9NY, England
+44 121 452 1862
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17:00 - 00:00
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Sun 17:00 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Preston, England, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here whilst in the area, don't be put off by the outside, looks like an old museum from the outside but completely different inside. Great service, very tasty food, would definitely return again if in the area, great value for money

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Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited with my wife and was disgusted by the way this place is run, waiters belittling each other having private conversations in amongst guest (in some cases crude cringe worthy). As our meal continued we hear commotion and saw the chefs all come out in force into the main restaurant having a physical brawl with the waiting staff pulling... More 

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2 Thank seventhskycloud
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely meal all good . Service good food amazing and good price. My lads who work in brummie love it here

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1 Thank chris w
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great as usual the waiter was very polite can't fault him. The problem came when we wanted to take some Unfinished food home. Ask the waiter politely to pack the food for us to take home. He Came back with a container & a bag & says here you go. We looked puzzled anyway my mate ended up... More 

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1 Thank ronnie k
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seven friends all loved our food and were looked after superbly by Ahmad. Great sharing the family nann it makes good eating with friends. Highly recommended!

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice Restuarant, starters where amazing, main meals were good too! Service was 5 Star! Highly recommend, will definitely be coming back very soon, thankyou for a GREAT night! Regards Faisal and Roxy

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1 Thank faisal a
Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I tried this restaurant last night for the first time, I had heard good things so had high expectations. The food was really delicious and reasonably priced. Great service. They don't have a bar licence so let you take your own alcohol and I was surprised there is no corkage fee, which there normally is in places that do that.... More 

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Thank SSJ777
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was delish and the service provided by Adnan who served us was on point. Happy Customer here- Table: 48 Time: 19:01 Date: 10.05.17 THANK YOU!!!

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2 Thank Joi S
Altrincham, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow - I walked in at 8:30pm and the whole restaurant is a total buzz. Every table is a party atmosphere with different groups but the authenticity of the menu, ingredients, cooks and staff certainly filtered through to the restaurant which obviously brings locals back time and time again. Although not a hidden gem isolated to Birmingham the Akbar brand... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Though the waiting time is very high like 45mins for the table.... But Once you look at the food you forget that you waited so long. Food is really awesome.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:30
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 184 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 9NY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham>  > Edgbaston
  • Neighbourhood: Edgbaston
  • Phone Number: +44 121 452 1862

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?