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Akbars

) #112 of 694 Restaurants in York ££ - £££ Indian, Asian,
6-8 George Hudson Street, York YO1 6LP, England
+44 1904 679888
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“naan bread” (138 reviews)
“family naan” (42 reviews)
“curry” (104 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
6-8 George Hudson Street, York YO1 6LP, England
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1 - 10 of 860 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Overall this was a good experience. The only thing I believe they should change is the quality and the quantity of the chutney trays. The portions are tiny and for a family of four it was no where near enough. The onion chutney is literally...More

Thank Jamessimpson23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

9 of us went for a meal. Foob was good. Big portions. Family naan breads are a must have. Very good atmosphere and service.

Thank moose2518
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love Indian cuisine ,so I ordered takaway.the lamb chops and tandoori chicken Masala. It was lovely ,the lamb chops were mind blowing. I would highly recomend to try.their service is fantastic overall it's amazing

Thank delia r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Onion salad fr poppadums consisted of of chopped onion in tomato ketchup so we knew we were off to a bad start. The Pilau looked very odd, basically a pile of brown rice. The chicken tikka masala consisted of finely diced chicken in a somewhat...More

2  Thank David D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a few problems with the hotel we were staying at as well as bad weather we went out to treat ourselves. The night didn't start well as I had to ask two lads at a table next to us to stop shouting. This is...More

1  Thank mcfc4tony
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are a surprising number of Bangladeshi restaurants in York. There is though one very good Pakistani restaurant, Akbars. Great keema and chapati. Bit pricey but a very good experience, professional and welcoming.

1  Thank Jeremy J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A really nice Indian curry. The large sized naan bread was tasty, we had the chicken Jalfrazi and the Lamb roshan lal ,the Jalfrazi looked a different colour from the Jalfrazi that I usually get but was really nice. meat was very nice and tender....More

Thank SUSAN H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended by reception staff at a nearby hotel. This was well justified by the greeting and the excellent food we were served, and the value for money it represented. Well done to the staff for a great experience.

Thank SawleyDawn381
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely family orientated restaurant! Fantastic selection on food, arrived on time and was tasty! The customer service I received was spot on! A loving and friendly atmosphere, defiantly recommend this place :)

Thank Maryam A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant at 11pm on a saturday. Closing time stated 11.30. Staff obviously not happy to see us and tried to rush our order. The restaurant is not clean and the floor is greasy and slippy. Starters was medioca but nothing to write home...More

Thank doonowt
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16 July 2017|
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Response from Kam-Haider | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I had my children along for an evening meal and did not experience any issues whatsover. It is obviously busy in the evenings and we did witness other children present. The answer is definately yes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-8 George Hudson Street, York YO1 6LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 679888
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