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Desi Express

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113 Radford Road, Nottingham NG7 5DU, England
+44 115 978 7872
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“curries” (7 reviews)
“garlic naan” (3 reviews)
“grilled food” (2 reviews)
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Pakistani, Asian, Middle Eastern, Halal
113 Radford Road, Nottingham NG7 5DU, England
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Went with friends today its a small place like a cafe. Not very clean and not in a great part of town. The grilled chicken was luke warm and not very tasty. The accompanying salad was not very fresh and was a relatively small portion....More

1  Thank Bal2468
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Been going here for years. Always beautiful food & such good value. It's not a anglified place... just genuinely authentic. Hearty good wishes to Jack the boss!

Thank Patrick E
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Doesn't get better than this, charcoal cooked food, great variation of dishes, friendly and quick service and all at a very reasonable cost, if opulent surroundings are your thing then this is not for you, if you want authentic Indian Cuisine you are in good...More

Thank Watfordgap1
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This place is very basic, few tables in front of the foot counter and kitchen. However the food is amazing. We had starters, two curries, rice, Nan and two mango drinks......£16. Couldn't fault the food, plenty of it and spicy without the pain. Very happy...More

Thank DawnPritchard
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I come here quite often with friends and I can say on the last couple of occasions it's gone down hill a bit. The spicy curries are now horrendously hot, and the others just don't seem to taste as rich as they used to. The...More

1  Thank Philip P
Reviewed 27 October 2016

THE FOOD: The dishes I have tried so far are authentic and flavoursome. The meat is of a good quality and the portions represent good value for money. I am never disappointed by the food here, although some of the curries are on the hotter...More

Thank 3WL9
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I have been here on and off for years. Most of the time the food is excellent and the service is prompt. At other times however, the curry is never the same and service sometimes very slow. It is only a small space to be...More

Thank Philip P
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

It really does feel like you are in a cafe in Pakistan. The place certainly isn't a restaurant, and it's a bit noisy and busy. But it's a fantastic place to go to. The food is outstanding. Some of the best Asian food I've ever...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Very affordable, the food is amazing here. I couldn't recommended the Taka Taka Keema enough, anyone reading this should try it! Just wish the place was a little bigger then it is

Thank FoodFoodILoveFood
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Every Friday me and my family go there for lunch. Wings. Lamb chops, chips, keema, nihari and other stuff so good. Staff really friendly!!

Thank Obaidullah A
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Radford Road, Nottingham NG7 5DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 978 7872
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