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57 Wigan Lane, Wigan WN1 2LF, England
+44 1942 237247
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (13 reviews)
“garlic rice” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
57 Wigan Lane, Wigan WN1 2LF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Usually visit about 3 times a year for quite a while now, nothing has changed good food, good service, good ambience. Very clean establishment with friendly staff, not expensive with a very large extensive menu.

Thank 256georgeh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit, just as nice as the first. All fresh ingredients and half portions for children. Has to be the best Indian restaurant in Wigan!

Thank darncar
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I visit Basmati every time I'm in Wigan on business, each visit can be a different day of the week, so its not always busy when visiting on a Monday or Tuesday. The owner is friendly and staff always polite. I have during my 20+...More

Thank chrisbrocklebank
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Our Local Curry house and by far and the best Indian food in the NorthWest, Naga spice is amazing as is the rest of the menu, with fantastic waiter service......

Thank WiganMrEdwards
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We go regularly and would recommend 100% My husband always has madras and the new chef makes it to the high standard that it always is. I mainly try something new. Always brilliant dishes. Great menu choice, reasonable prices and absolutely fantastic staff. You must...More

Thank Angela D
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service , food was amazing and very hot. would recommend. Good value for money too

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 30 May 2017

After reviewing the restaurants near by we decided after a few drinks to try the Basmati as the reviews were good. We had the full mashing and was not disappointed, tasty flavoursome dishes that are well presented by friendly efficient staff.

Thank kim g
Reviewed 23 May 2017

When I grew up in Wigan the concept of good Indian food was miles away - it simply did not exist there. Now I only go back to visit and of course, the football, and our visits include eating in this wonderful restaurant slightly off...More

Thank Stephen_Lloyd
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Me & my mum went for a meal tonight. The food was excellent & the staff are so lovely and friendly. They can't do enough for you. The guys that work their are a credit to the business. Defiantly be coming again .

Thank Chloe M
Reviewed 18 March 2017

If you are looking for nothing but a positive review then look no further... Fantastic from start to finish - gorgeous food, great service from friendly and welcoming staff, great sized portions, reasonable price. Nothing bad to say about it at all and I can't...More

Thank HubbaHoob1401
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10 April 2016|
Response from Kobir1982 | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your enquiry. You can get takeaways from Moonlight Tandoori, which is our takeaway branch, 2 doors up on Wigan Lane. 01942 237237 Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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: 57 Wigan Lane, Wigan WN1 2LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 237247
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