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Shapla Bangladeshi

87 Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5PW, Scotland
+44 131 652 0405
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
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“curry” (8 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“delivery” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Indian, Fast food, Bangladeshi
87 Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5PW, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have got takeaways from Shapla a bunch of times and it's usually excellent. This time wasn't that great. The chicken tasted like it had been frozen (was chewy and dense) and the popadoms were a bit chewy (uncooked). Brinjal bhaji was nice though as was...More

Thank yummy_parfait
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I ordered Vegetable Panir Jhalfrezie (Traditional panir with steamed vegetable spiced with fresh green chilli, coriander and root ginger - description in the menu!). What I received? Potatoes and onion in tomato gravy with 5 pieces of paneer????? Second curry was Vegetable Rogun Josh -...More

Thank Miraszt
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Promptly delivered. Genourous portions and very good curries. You could taste the fresh herbs and spices they had used. I'm a bit of a curry obsessive. This is good a carry out as I've had in Edinburgh.

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Am I reviewing the same restaurant as some others?? This is the second time we ordered from them and again the meal was great. The lamb tikka was brilliant and not dry (despite what other reviewers said), the basmati rice perfect, the pashwari nan was...More

Thank Lord_Travel
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

I don't actually like ordering Indian food I always think you get much better quality by sitting in a restaurant but we were starving and thought we'd try this out. It was delivered within 10 mins of ordering, a good thing? Not really! I'd rather...More

Thank bambi m
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We ordered from here because our regular place was closed. The food turned up like someone had sat on it (see pics) the sauce was all through the bag and each box was completely squashed, it was cold and inedible. I rang back immediately to...More

1  Thank Katie S
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Ordered a take away from here, got a korma, a naan and chicken pakora. Naan was nice, korma wasn't like a korma and half way through my pakora I found a long black hair in my mouth attatched to pakora. I'm blonde and my partner...More

Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Lastnight we called for a delivery from Shapla and my goodness were we disappointed. After waiting almost 50 minutes to get a takeaway locally on a Monday night, it was the wrong order. We asked for chicken and got lamb. Now, some of you might...More

1  Thank Naomi J
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I have lived in the areafor 6 years. Shapla has generally been a solid takeaway, although service can be a bit cold sometimes. Tonight's post-work biryani was shameful. Rice that tasted stale; small pieces of dry chicken tikka; veg curry where only one piece of...More

2  Thank Azeotrope
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I am a longtime regular customer. The menu is varied and interesting, and unlike some takeaways it's not all about heat. The spices and flavours are rich, and you can tell all the herbs and veg are fresh.

Thank George C
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Restaurant Details

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Asian, Indian, Fast food, Bangladeshi
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5PW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Leith
  • Neighbourhood: Leith
  • Phone Number: +44 131 652 0405
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