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Shapla Indian Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Barden Lane, Burnley, England
16:00 - 00:00
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Sun 13:30 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 16:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 00:00
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I really like this place!! The buffet on Sunday gets very busy so booking a table is a good idea.At £8:95 for 4 courses is good value. The first time l had a wonderful rich creamy chicken korma. Unfortunately it hasn'tnbeen as rich n creamy since. Maybe a different chef. The other items ordered were excellant. I am making a... More 

Thank Debbie S
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Working in the area found on trip advisor Lovely lamb starter main also great - nice restaurant attentive staff all good would recommend

Thank spike589715
Southampton, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found the service and the food fine. Some different dishes on the menu for me, but I like to try different choices. All was hot and fresh tasting, and I am looking forward to revisting soon. Pricing was reasonable enough.

Thank Paul-Eastleigh
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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1,214 reviews
748 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 651 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Better than last time but the place was freezing cold which you don't want in a restaurant. Mixed kebab and a special chicken tikka korai was very tasty. Prices are reasonable for what you get.

1 Thank sleep007
Burnley, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Had several take always from here, always delivered by a very polite young man in a shirt and tie. The food has always been fantastic and Hot as we live near the Tesco express, so very close for delivery. New year’s day we decided in our ‘delicate’ state that we would order a curry rather than cook. It was then... More 

1 Thank Cheryl J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant on Tuesday 27th December wasn't overly busy we booked our table for 8 o'clock just for three people when we arrived at 7.55 we was left to stand at the bar the guy who was serving behind tge bar totally ignored us we got seated at 8.10 we ordered poppadoms which cane quite quickly we... More 

1 Thank anitahall123
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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748 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 651 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Located in an old pub building with car parking to the rear next to a railway bridge. Inside the finish is a bit bleak with plain white walls and poor LED lighting. Menu choice was good and prices were fair. Mixed starter was OK though the lamb tikka was a bit tough. Chicken tikka korai with onion rice and naan... More 

1 Thank sleep007
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I used to order from here regular a few years ago but the foid went so bad it went in the bin the last time i ordered... Tonight iv ordered again to give it another try why is beyond me its the same crap it was the last time the rice smelt n tasted like sweaty feet the curry was... More 

Thank Mark C
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Just had a wonderful meal, delivered by a man in a very smart shirt and tie and very pleasant. The food was hot and fresh, looked good. Best samosas I've had for a long time. Will order here again. And again.

1 Thank debmulvana
Burnley, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The Shapla is our local restaurant - we can walk to it and we always go here for family meals out - birthday celebrations etc. It's modern and fairly spacious.Whether it's a small party of people or a larger group the service is excellent, waiting times are negligible. The menu is varied and the food is wonderfully tasty and portion... More 

2 Thank Jane B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
13:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barden Lane, Burnley, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Burnley

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?