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Purnima

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622 Bearwood Road | Bearwood, Birmingham B66 4BW, England
+44 121 420 3987
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very good food , exellent service , clean and classy restaurant , perfect for a romantic dinner , definitely recommended

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Thank Anna112295
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Found this gem of a restaurant by accident well maintained with great food , good wine & brilliant atmosphere - excellent night- Recommended

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Thank Darren S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Placed an order for delivery. Staff did not record delivery details correctly but when order was chased blamed the customer. Have eaten in this restaurant and the customer service was fine but blatant lying over details of delivery is completely unacceotable. I would advise to avoid ordering from this restaurant.

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Thank lspitman
Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic food, lovely atmosphere, lovely inside, very friendly staff, have been a few times, would definitely recommend.

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Thank Nattalie-James
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a curry, go here. We live locally so we go often,probably a little too often! Between ourselves and friends we've tried everything on the menu in the last year and have never been disappointed. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. If what you fancy isn't on the menu,just ask and more often than not they'll make it for... More 

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Thank Gavin J
Malvern, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We have been looking forward to a re-visit to this restaurant and were very glad to return. The host chatted about rock music and Indian food. It was a very enjoyable experience. The food was very very good and my favouties from this visit were 1) My son's Onion Bhajees, randomely explosive 2) The Naan bread, not stodgy just lovely... More 

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Thank MattDooley
Dublin, Ireland
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Yet again visited this resturant with a group of Irish visitors. Roly & James looked after us really well. Excellent food and wine recommendations. My Irish visitors were really impressed. ***** star rating yet again!

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2 Thank TnaG1
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We visited Purnima to celebrate our 5 year anniversary after this place was recommended to us by a local. The food was amazing and the service great too, especially James. Will definitely be back. Thanks!

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1 Thank paul_atko
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

This is by far our favourite Indian restaurant in Birmingham. We are in the fortunate position to be able to eat out a lot, enjoying everything from street good to Michelin starred dining; time and again Purnima is one of the few restaurants we regularly return to. Fantastic food, wonderful flavours, great staff, a nice setting and great value.

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1 Thank Rick L
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I am lucky enough to live round the corner from here. Food is excellent, good wine selection and attentive staff. If you are looking for a decent curry near the city centre, go here.

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1 Thank Marnie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 622 Bearwood Road | Bearwood, Birmingham B66 4BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 420 3987

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