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Basmati Restaurant

230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
+44 121 358 8898
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (31 reviews)
“poppadoms” (19 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
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1 - 10 of 321 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

May I start my saying this is the lowest star rating I have ever done . I'm a Indian man in his 50's and when with my family so for me to be writing this I'm very disappointed.we order drinks ( beer - cocktails) which...More

1  Thank ashmittal
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

I would like to take this opportunity to respond to your rather negative review. Whilst we encourage all of our diners to provide a review, whether positive or not, we do not appreciate reviews which are misinformed and purposely exaggerated. In your review, you mentioned...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The guys were really busy, but we still received excellent service with prompt food delivery. Goos curry as always.

1  Thank Rob M
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Rob, Thank you for your candid reviews. We really appreciate the time that you have pledged in making this beautiful review. We shall look forward to welcome you yet again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having come here frequently over the past 7 years, i've never being let down by food or staff. Would highly recommend!

Thank Danny G
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you Danny for this review. We shall look forward to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another fabulous meal, I stay in the holiday inn at M6 J7, which is just a short walk away, I sometimes feel sorry for Diners tucking into the scandalously overpriced food, when just a short walk away is one of the best Indians I have...More

Thank Loveallthingsspanish
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your time and effort for making this honest and candid review. We are always welcome genuine ang constructive reviews. This review certainly encourage genuine customers to dine with us and slam those who purposely post negetive reviews on our page...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really attentive staff serving great food. Its a friendly local restaurant great for dinner for two or a family celebration.

Thank Pamela S
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very Much for your beautiful review. This is certainly reflect on us to our potential diners. Thank you for your time. We shall look forward to welcome you yet again soon. Many Thanks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The choice of meals was excellent and three of us tried out a variety of different curries including some flavours we don't have up in Yorkshire

Thank francisedwards
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you. We shall be looking forward to welcome you yet again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I started coming to Basmati about six months ago and we love it. Service is excellent and so is the food. Nothing is too much trouble. We have tried several dishes, all beautifully cooked. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone who...More

Thank saddlersswifty
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your beautiful review. We shall be looking forward to welcome you yet again soon.

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited Basmati as we were staying at the Premier Inn next door. The meal was delicious, and served by friendly and helpful staff. Thank you.

Thank bizzylizzy_7
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you. We shall be looking forward to welcome you yet again soon.

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Was Doing some gardening and cutting a tree in the garden this afternoon so I rewarded myself with family dinner evening at my favourite restaurant. This is the best restaurant for top Indian food in Birmingham. We have been coming here for the past 17...More

1  Thank Kamal G
tajbir, Manager at Basmati Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for this candid review. We shall be looking forward to welcome you yet again soon.

Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This will be short and sweet review. The food is nice and not badly priced. Service was ok but they seemed to forget about us. We had to ask for the menus. But apart for this minor setback, it was a good experience. Worth a...More

Thank Puddin0407
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
JANICE A
do I need to book for a Saturday night?
6 May 2017|
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Response from tajbir | Property representative |
Yes, it would be wise to book a table, thanks
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MikeytheONE
Hi,can you tell me how to get a loyalty card from the Basmati Indian restaurant please.I have been there a number of occasions and never even knew they supplied them.Why hasn't someone mentioned it to me?
3 March 2016|
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Response from tajbir | Property representative |
Dear Customer, Thank you for sending us the email. Sorry to hear that we have failed to inform you about the loyalty Membership options. We have introduced the loyalty scheme since 2013. when you visit us next time please... More
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Alison M
What other food can you do except Indian ?
1 June 2015|
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Response from tajbir | Property representative |
Dear Alison, Thank you for your query. We do English menu options along with Indian menu. For example...roast chicken and chips, range of omelet options, salads and fillet steak. We also do grilled/tandoori options such as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 11:00
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: 230 Birmingham Road | Great Barr, Birmingham B43 7AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 358 8898
  • E-mail