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) #44 of 249 Restaurants in Durham $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
50-51 North Road, Durham DH1 4SF, England
+44 191 370 9180
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“paneer” (4 reviews)
“curry” (17 reviews)
“sagwala” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
50-51 North Road, Durham DH1 4SF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a gorgeous meal here early Friday evening so not too busy. Lovely restaurant, fabulous food and perfect service. Would not hesitate to recommend this restaurant, I can't wait to go back !!! Thanks

Thank Les2016ey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting in the restaurant having just had a delicious meal. We have found it difficult to find a quality Indian restaurant in the Durham area but after one take-away and now having had a sit-in meal, i think we have found one! Tasty Chicken Korma,...More

Thank SteveA_A_99
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We called in after being in Newcastle for the Magic Weekend. 4 star hygiene rating The decor was lovely, restaurant was very spacious We had poppadoms and the pickle tray to start, I had a chicken tikka Bhuna and my husband had the chicken tikka...More

Thank SarahLizHardman
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Went on Thursday when it was it too busy and benefitted from excellent service and helpful suggestions from waiter. Starter was Alishaan mixed kebab - very tasty and tender- and mains were Khana sylheti (superb) and chicken sagwalla. Nice ambience, at £45 not the cheapest...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I have eaten at loads of curry houses and this is definitely one of the best. There are many dishes on offer and the food is fantastic. Service was very friendly and attentive. An excellent establishment.

Thank KGB0708
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Large family group celebrating a milestone birthday. Service was ok. Strange to hear local accents! I had the mixture meal and it was all a bit samey. The room was stuffy even when less crowded.

Thank Geoff T
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I've visited Alishaan 3 times now and haven't got 1 complaint. Twice being with a 10+ group, normally this is when you see restaurants disappoint but they excelled. The staff are friendly and helpful. The food is excellent quality and the restaurants gives a relaxing,...More

Thank Carrie T
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Pickles and poppadums to start. My husband ordered a balti and I ordered tandoori chicken. The balti was dry with hardly any chicken and when he told the waiter he just wasn't interested stating "that's how it is". Well all the other Balti's we have...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This was my second visit to Alishaan and I wasn't disppointed. We were given a warm welcome and seated immediately. The waiting staff were extremely friendly and very helpful when one of the dishes we ordered was not available and made recommendations to other similar...More

Thank lonetraveller1985
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Absolutely stunning food, tried Lamb Malayan for the first time and it is now my favourite curry. Wonderful hosts, so friendly and kind. Can't wait to go back again.

Thank mimsiegrew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50-51 North Road, Durham DH1 4SF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 370 9180
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