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Shimla Pinks

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
65-69 London Road, Leicester LE2 0PE, England
+44 116 247 1471
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (43 reviews)
“poppadoms” (42 reviews)
“murgh” (7 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
65-69 London Road, Leicester LE2 0PE, England
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Reviewed 18 September 2015

I visited with some colleagues for a business dinner one Monday evening. The restaurant has tables set out along the windows with full tablecloth, glasses etc but when inside it is less "glitzy". That said it isn't bad, a big open restaurant and there was...More

Thank michael186311
ShimlaPinksLeicester, Public Relations Manager at Shimla Pinks, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2015

Dear michael186311, Thank you for visiting Shimla Pinks and for your great feedback regarding the inside atmosphere of the restaurant. Please accept our apologies regarding the starter you mentioned and service that you have received on your last visit, and let me also assure you...More

Reviewed 30 August 2015

My wife, daughter and I enjoyed an excellent meal in the Shimla Pinks. The menu was varied and we were all delighted with the choices we made, the service was excellent and the staff very pleasant. I am looking forward to having the 'Choosa Mahkani'...More

Thank Landsburgh
ShimlaPinksLeicester, Public Relations Manager at Shimla Pinks, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2015

Dear Munro D, Thank you for your recent visit to Shimla Pinks. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your food and time here with your family. Hope you will enjoy your another favourite 'Chooza Makhani' on your next visit. Thank you and looking forward...More

Reviewed 29 August 2015

A party of us decided to eat of the £19.99 set banquet menu. food and selection was superb, all of it, not one dish was below superb in quality, for flavour, portion, colour etc.

Thank Andrew S
ShimlaPinksLeicester, Public Relations Manager at Shimla Pinks, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2015

Dear Andrew S, Thank you very much for your great review. The banquet menu you have chosen is very popular and enjoyed by a lot of our guests. Thanks again and hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Arif Mahmud, Public Relations Officer.

Reviewed 25 August 2015

This is my third visit to this restaurant and once again could not fault it. Love the food here very much. Portions are large. Service is good. Great meal with friends. Would recommend

1  Thank Fraggle42
ShimlaPinksLeicester, Public Relations Manager at Shimla Pinks, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2015

Dear Fraggle42, We really appreciate your great review. Really pleased that you always have your best experience at Shimla Pinks. Thank you and hope to see you again very soon. Kind regards, Arif Mahmud, Public Relations Officer.

Reviewed 25 August 2015

This is a large restaurant but it is decorated thoughtfully and so the atmosphere is warm and welcoming. The food and service are both better than average and the location is perfect if you are visiting Leicester by rail to see Richard 111 as it...More

Thank GlinysW
ShimlaPinksLeicester, Public Relations Manager at Shimla Pinks, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2015

Dear Glinys W, Thank you for your great review. We all are really happy that you enjoyed your visit at Shimla Pinks. Goan fish curry is one of our popular dishes. Thank you very much for the picture. Looking forward to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 13 August 2015

We have been visiting Shimla for a number of years and we cannot speak highly enough of this restaurant. The food, staff and service are 5/5. The restaurant's popularity speaks for itself as it is always busy and booking is advised. We have visited other...More

Thank Geoff S
ShimlaPinksLeicester, Public Relations Manager at Shimla Pinks, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2015

Dear Geoff S, We really appreciate your great review and it has made us all here very happy to hear that you always have your best experiences at Shimla Pinks. Thank you and hope to see you again very soon. Kind Regards, Arif Mahmud, Public...More

Reviewed 11 August 2015

I visited with my husband and university student sons and we all enjoyed the lunch time buffet. There is a smaller selection of dishes than other buffets around but the quality of food is so much better, it is of the same quality that you...More

Thank Haystacksexplorer
ShimlaPinksLeicester, Public Relations Manager at Shimla Pinks, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2015

Dear Haystacksexplorer, Thank you for your recent visit to Shimla Pinks. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your time here with your family. We believe in giving a good standard of service at all times, which we hope will help us to maintain the...More

Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

It was good not great food were so expensive and very quite seems like it not many people come to this restaurant hard to get parking

1  Thank Tarun S
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Wide variety of curries served by hard working and enthusiastic staff and enjoyed by the ten of us eating there. Pleasant environment, busy place so worth booking ahead.More

Thank norman_white
ShimlaPinksLeicester, Public Relations Manager at Shimla Pinks, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2015

Dear norman_white, Thank you for your great review. We are really happy that you enjoyed your time at Shimla Pinks. The dishes you have chosen are popular, and enjoyed by a lot of our guests. Hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, Arif Mahmud,...More

Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Why we waited so long to try Shimla I'll never know..... I have now recommended to all family, friends and colleagues. Second visit in two weeks and it was amazing! Eni (hope I've spelt it correctly) was just superb.... Attentive but not over bearing.... Food,...More

Thank Rebeccalou1980
ShimlaPinksLeicester, Public Relations Manager at Shimla Pinks, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2015

Dearest Rebeccalou1980, It is our pleasure that we have had the opportunity to see you and serve you again. We really appreciate your wonderful comments regarding the food and service. Our Pinot Grigio has been carefully selected after much thought and is one of more...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$35
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:30
Saturday
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65-69 London Road, Leicester LE2 0PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 247 1471
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Description
Vibrant Indian restaurant with open-style theatre kitchen specialising in cuisine from Delhi.
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