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Basmati

$$ - $$$, Indian,
13 Brunswick Street | Newcastle, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1HF, England
+44 1782 710580
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (43 reviews)
“poppadoms” (32 reviews)
“rice” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
13 Brunswick Street | Newcastle, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1HF, England
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1 - 10 of 289 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visited this establishment with my partner and her family over the weekend, and was assured that this place offered “the best curry in Newcastle”, which had me expecting big things. What a disappointment. First off, the young waiter we had serving our table had...More

2  Thank TWPSCFC
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice comfortable restaurant. Have set menus for a fairly inexpensive 4 course meal. The chutney tray with the papadom was really tasty except for the mint yoghurt which was a little weak. The onion bhaji starter was a decent size and was good. I had...More

2  Thank PetePtak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited basmati regularly for the last 3 or 4 years and have enjoyed some of the best Indian food I have ever had. They have an extensive menu and the food has always been of an excellent quality. The price is also very...More

1  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Starters were good, mains and service average at best. Was expecting a lot more from the curry chef of the year in the UK

1  Thank NEJ74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to basmati on Wednesday night n tried the how fish pacora starter so tasty n light The had chicken tandoori naag the nicest curry I've had there n trust me I've had a lot No wonder u won an a award

1  Thank Justin1305
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for the first time. Pleasantly surprised by how nice the restaurant was, very clean and tidy, wide variety of food to choose from and very tasty. The restaurant was full with a steady stream of takeaways too. Will definitely go back 😀

1  Thank nickijw39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Birthdays anniversaries general wknds out and even takeaways this is our go to place staff are really good foods amazing

1  Thank Cherrie-rose D
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I've been visiting the theatre in Newcastle under Lyme for many years but only the other night did I decide to pop into Basmati for an after-show meal. And now I feel foolish for all the tasty meals I could have had over the years....More

4  Thank William S
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place on Friday night when every other restaurant was fully booked. We were seated immediately by friendly staff. We noticed straight away that the waiters (all dressed up smart) were very attentive and eager to make sure we were happy. Going...More

2  Thank dxp1995
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

This a very good restaurant- food is prepared well and the staff are ver courteous and obliging. Management seems keen to provide good sett. I'd recommend this restaurant as a place to eat if staying at the nearby Holiday Inn Express.

1  Thank tywitops
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Questions & Answers
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.
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Mick B
17 September 2016|
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Response from Mohammed A | Property representative |
Sorry it's a no. We are fully licensed, thank you
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Tracey H
7 December 2015|
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Response from 13-basmati | Property representative |
yes we do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
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
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
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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