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Itihaas

17 - 19 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith EH22 1HD, Scotland
+44 131 663 9800
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (24 reviews)
“curry” (30 reviews)
“lamb” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
17 - 19 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith EH22 1HD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 613 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my partner go to this place a lot. We love Indian food and have tried many restaurants but nothing is as good as here. The food is delicious! The staff are great, they also do a set menu on a Sunday which is...More

Thank Nikki A
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food was very good. The pompadoo starters were tasty and I especially like the orange sweetish sauce. The Karai gosht was tender and very flavorfful with just the right amount of spice while the garlic chicken was also very good. Perhaps the star of...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Other half and I went tonight for my birthday meal. We had heard great things so we were hoping out would live up to expectations. We were delighted as it totally surpassed expectations. I'd highly recommend the lamb pathia. In fact I'd recommend any lamb...More

Thank Niki-Chicki
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Niki-Chicki, thanks for the brilliant review letting us know we hit all the marks for your Itihaas experience! Look forward to seeing you again. Cheers

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I finally got a chance to try out this wonderful restaurant. After hearing great things about this place and being curry lovers it was definitely one for the bucket list. We decided to go on Christmas Eve, the food was delicious, high...More

Thank zebbiddee
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi zebbiddee, thank you for the excellent review and look forward to your next visit! Cheers

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well what a first visit to this restaurant on Christmas day, we have had many carry out meals which have never disappointed and this was not any different. The food was amazing the atmosphere was fun and lively, there was only the two of us...More

Thank d_rowse
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi d_rowse, many thanks for the brilliant review and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit. Glad to read your Christmas Day was an enjoyable one. Cheers

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant offering high quality Indian food. Visited here with my wife and we were impressed with the quality of the food. Recommended.

Thank BillyM232
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you BillyM232. I appreciated you taking the time to leave a review of your experience with Itihaas. Cheers

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been living a short distance away from Itihaas for several years, and it has always been my number one choice for indian food. The food is excellent, I have never once had a bad meal from the location be it via sitting in or...More

Thank mrp0st
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi mrp0st, thank you for complimenting our food. However, I do apologise in the manner you were served and spoken to. This simply should not have happened regardless of how busy we are at weekends or during the Festive period. I have spoken to my...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Met a friend again in Dalkeith so this time we visited here as have been visiting different restaurants to give them all some business rather than a particular one only Greatly welcomed on arrival and quickly shown to table ambiance was terrific and drinks were...More

Thank Pjs C
Matin K, General Manager at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hello Pjs C, glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Itihaas! Thanks for taking the time to leave an excellent review! Look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Itihaas is the best restaurant in Dalkeith in my eyes so far I never had a bad meal keep up the good work guys

Thank davidmurray065
Matin K, General Manager at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hi David, Thank you for the fantastic review! We really appreciate you taking the time to write about us. Cheers

Reviewed 6 November 2017

every few years a treat....on special occaions...never been dissapointed...nnn within walking for us bonus..Mmmm...overdue...x

Thank SDD D
Matin K, General Manager at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hi SDD D, thank you for the brilliant review! We look forward to your next visit! Cheers

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Hairspray23
17 November 2017|
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Response from Matin K | Property representative |
Yes! We are a family restaurant!
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Megsandjazz
26 February 2016|
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Response from Neil N | Reviewed this property |
As other reviewers have stated, open on a Saturday 17.00hrs 23.00hrs See their website for all opening times.
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Davieboy1959
1 May 2015|
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Response from Matin K | Property representative |
Hi davie Yes you can park at kwik- fit car park just behind the restaurant on croft street from 6 pm Thank you Regards Itihaas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 - 19 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith EH22 1HD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Dalkeith
  • Phone Number: +44 131 663 9800
  • E-mail
Description
A multi award-winning family managed Indian and Bangladeshi restaurant established in 1997. Open 7 days a week.
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