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Bari Restaurant

21-23 West Tower Street, Carlisle CA3 8QT, England
+44 1228 522970
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (75 reviews)
“naan bread” (48 reviews)
“rices” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21-23 West Tower Street, Carlisle CA3 8QT, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All I can say is that if the people of Carlisle think this place gets a 4 or a 5 then good luck to them. Ok it was a Saturday night it was busy but once shiwn to a table wsited 45 minutes befire anyone...More

2  Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I travel with a group of work companions and we eat curry all over the country. This is one of our favourites. Great food and the owner, Bari, is very attentive and informative. Unreservedly recommended.

1  Thank DunvegasLocal
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Not an easy location but a comfortable place to eat, with friendly helpful staff. the flavours were good. starters superb, naan breads huge and good, and two out of three mains very good. The tandoori was obviously prepared in advance and was far too dry...More

Thank ADR147
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I have to stay in Carlisle 3 or 4 times a year and I have tried other Indian restaurants but this is the best. It’s not in a brilliant location but worth the walk. I started with onion bhajis which were good. For main I...More

3  Thank Duncrieviedude
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This evening I went to Bari for the first time in a few years, what a fantastic meal and great experience Mr Bari also took the opportunity to kindly educate us in the way to same and experience his amazing food with great fresh flavour...More

2  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Visited the busy Bari restaurant tonight and had a great dining experience with my two friends Steve & Mark, the owner Bari recommended the Buffalo meat which was cooked to perfection really tender and flavoursome, and the curry sauce it was served with was delicious,...More

1  Thank Stewart O
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Visited restaurant over a week ago- staff helpful and friendly, Menu offers a huge choice -Food superb a little spicier but so flavoursome and best naan bread around. Can't wait to go back.

2  Thank Jue90
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We choose this restaurant to have a meal after our wedding in Gretna. The staff were lovely and the lady who seated me complimented me on my dress which made me feel really good. The lady taking our orders advised that we were ordering too...More

2  Thank chilliexx
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The menu is varied and has lots of choice but Bari will also help you try different things by adjusting the spice where someone isn't so keen on spicy food. It also has a different approach with exotic meats The personal attention is impressive. I...More

2  Thank Hilary R
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a great indian restaurant. Attentive and friendly service and an interesting menu. The naan was the size of a football pitch! Would definitely go again.

2  Thank TomT28_11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21-23 West Tower Street, Carlisle CA3 8QT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 522970
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Local family owned Bangladeshi restaurant providing authentic food in a contemporary atmosphere. Great for Parties/Get-togethers/Meal for 2's, whatever the occasion! Takeaways get 20% off on all orders over £10
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