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137 Ridgeway | Plympton, Plymouth PL7 2AA, England
+44 1752 338169
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (12 reviews)
“biryani” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bangladeshi, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
137 Ridgeway | Plympton, Plymouth PL7 2AA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have eaten here on many an occasion as a couple, with a work colleague, as a small group and once we almost filled the restaurant with some good friends...and EVERY occasion have eaten fabulous food, served brilliantly and always with a courteous smiles and...More

Thank Mark2605
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've enjoyed takeaway from Shapla since it opened but always promised ourselves an evening in the restaurant itself, well we finally booked a table to eat in. Very much like the takeaway portion sizes you do need to go in hungry. The naan bread is...More

1  Thank richharri
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So after so many recommendations myself and my boyfriend finally booked a table for a meal at Shayla in Plympton and we were not disappointed. From the moment we walked in the customer service was second to none! We had poppadoms with a pickle tray,...More

Thank fionawillcox90
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Meal was ok, nothing to write home about. I would guess that it was microwaved, as it was far hotter than it ever should be and the meat was tough.

Thank martinandanna
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

What a great restaurant! The food was outstanding, as was the service. My daughter said the chicken Korma was the best she has ever had. The naan bread and telapia curry were also highlights of the meal. The staff were exceptionly friendly and helpful. I...More

Thank GreenVanK
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Had a great meal here last weekend, paid a set price, large group of work colleagues, Excellent food & lots of it, so much so couldn't manage to eat it all, or squeeze in ice cream or coffee all included in £19.95 pp. All good...More

Thank Thedebs65
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is without doubt the best Indian restaurant about. The staff are always on hand to help but do not impose and the food is delicious. If your looking for a great place to eat look no farther.

Thank Martyn D
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Visited the Shapla for a birthday and booked the banquet (there were twelve of us), there was so much food we couldn't eat it all, it tasted amazing (We even gave some to another table to help us out) The leg of lamb and Salmon...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 March 2017

lovely food and venue staff lovely-would recommend at all times food always tasty thank you thank you

Thank Boxers1987
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal. Staff exceptional. Made our evening. Will definitely come back again as the food was excellent, tasty and full of flaovour. Thanks Ali and your team

Thank Mike B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does this restaurant have a Ceylon curry on the menu???
23 April 2017|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from SHAPLABALTI | Property representative |
Hi ,yes we do .
George B
First visit tomorrow. Looks like we're in for a treat.
5 April 2017|
Response from SHAPLABALTI | Property representative |
Hi , hope you dard a great enjoyable evening
Do you also do takeaway food?
8 September 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from SHAPLABALTI | Property representative |
Hi , we do takeaway food all so do delivery in Plympton you can order on JUSTEAT TO .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Ridgeway | Plympton, Plymouth PL7 2AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 338169
Here at Shapla Balti cuisine we offer you a wide range of delicious traditional and new dishes to suit every palate. We are the region's authentic Punjabi, Kashmiri, Indian and Bengali specialist restaurant and we are fully licenced with air conditioning. Every effort is made to ensure you receive the best quality of food and the warmest hospitality. We look forward to seeing you. We hope your meal will be a happy and memorable experience with us.