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$$ - $$$, Indian,
13 Brunswick Street | Newcastle, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1HF, England
+44 1782 710580
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (53 reviews)
“poppadoms” (24 reviews)
“rice” (19 reviews)
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Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Brunswick Street | Newcastle, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1HF, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

We arrived last Friday at 6pm. The place was quite busy. Here's what I liked and didn't like: Good: The Staff are friendly and humorous. My starter Sheek Kebab was nice and spicy. The vegetables are nice. The price is fairly cheap. Bad: The decor...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a birthday meal at basmati the restaurant was very busy but they still make you feel like you’re very special n important customer The food is outstanding n so fresh I just wish I could give them more than 5 stars

1  Thank Justin1305
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Basmati last night and have to say it’s one of the nicest Indian meals I’ve had. The curry was tasty and plentiful with delicious hot naan bread. The staff were very helpful and friendly. I would highly recommend paying Basmati a visit.

1  Thank Disneybelle78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on the off chance of a table at 6.40pm, we were lucky enough to grab one although had to leave for 7.30pm. Apart from being rushed with out food, the popadoms were great, Good condiment tray, all very nicely presented. Main meals were...More

1  Thank Mich192
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to book Basmati on Saturday a couple of weeks ago, only tables quite late, so booked early this time snd well worth it, service cant be faulted and food is excellent, Basmati is now on my firm favourites for Indian food in Stoke/ Newcastle.

2  Thank Corinitza
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is quickly becoming a favorite eatery of ours! Our group of friends try to visit once a month to catch up over a fabulous meal! The staff are very knowledgeable and nothing is too much trouble! The food is excellent and the chef...More

2  Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We went along as a party of eight. We rocked up early but despite being packed out this was not a problem. The staff served drinks whilst we waited to be seated and both the service and food was spot on. The place was buzzing...More

2  Thank kevshent
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Went to basmatî last night the food was outstanding u must try there fish pacoras they are amazing the restaurant was packed to the rafters n yet u still didn't wait for you're food if u like curry it's a must place to go

1  Thank Justin1305
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Some colleagues and I went here for a leaving meal. It has seating for something like 130 people with toilets upstairs. Friendly staff, extensive menu choice and great value. It is nice food and a pleasant dining experience, although it was a Monday night it...More

Thank Stumpy12345
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Booked a table at Basmati having had only takeaway from there before. Was really pleasantly surprised by the layout and standard of décor. It was busy but you don't feel squashed in at all. The waiters are smartly dressed, and polite but not intrusive. Food...More

1  Thank Mary J
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Miki P
26 February 2018|
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Response from Mohammed A | Property representative |
Hi Miki yes we do have high chairs for kids.
Brian B
23 October 2016|
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Response from Hustler90 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as all my reviews have. I would contact Trip Advisor.
Mick B
17 September 2016|
Response from Mohammed A | Property representative |
Sorry it's a no. We are fully licensed, thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Brunswick Street | Newcastle, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Newcastle-under-Lyme
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 710580
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