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The Shimla Palace

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
Wolseley Bridge | Cromwell House, Stafford ST17 0XS, England
+44 1889 881325
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (20 reviews)
“poppadoms” (12 reviews)
“lamb” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Wolseley Bridge | Cromwell House, Stafford ST17 0XS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We are visitors to the area the Shimla was recommended to us. It was a birthday celebration meal (15th Oct) Everything was wonderful. We were made very welcome. The Menu had lots of choices some we had never heard of. The waiter was very knowledgeable...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A last minute booking got us in on a Saturday night and I was not disappointed. It was very busy and therefore I would recommend booking a table in advance. The food was stunning and fresh. Service was friendly, attentive and polite. Definitely would go...More

Thank cabana80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most superb takeaway - the quality of the food was superb. Struggle to not keep ordering another take away ! Thank you.

Thank DJWalker53
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Ordered meal over the phone amd collected within 30mins. Great welcome at the restaurant and very tasty food. Will definatly return next time I am passing.

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Really friendly staff, nice welcome and fairly quick service. Food could be much better however. Our dal tarka, aloo gobi and bhindi were all insipid, tandoori rotis were doughy. Ok chicken tikka and kids loved their korma.

Thank Angus M
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Lovely setting in building full of character and history. Warm greetings from friendly staff. Food was super and we finished everything! Some good fruit and meat combinations. Recommend this lovely restaurant.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I can't reccommend this restaurant enough. The Bengali fruit curry is sublime. Service is friendly and attentive. Surroundings are clean and fresh. Give them a try, you won't be disappointed .

Thank Adventurer545560
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant at 6:30pm and received our mains at 8:20pm. We didn’t mind the wait at first but after an hour went by we had to call over a worker to see how long it was going to be and then a...More

Thank Millie_Hatfield
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We had given up on this place late last year after consistently being let down by long waits for take away food to be delivered. generally they would quote an hour wait but in fact none arrived within 1hr 45mins and one didn't arrive at...More

Thank t0medge
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

3rd time I’ve ordered a takeaway Indian from here, have tried a variety of specials , had extra tasters provided, arrives on time, fresh ingredients, huge king prawns, great telephone manner and friendly delivery in a brilliant box. Delicious! Please keep up the fab work...More

1  Thank Amy W
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24 September 2017|
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Response from LISA R | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I've copied this directly from their Menu. I have not eaten English dishes there so cannot comment on them. I would advise checking with them before you go. English Dishes Served with salad. ◾Fried Chicken... More
10 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wolseley Bridge | Cromwell House, Stafford ST17 0XS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stafford
  • Phone Number: +44 1889 881325
  • E-mail
We are fully licence restaurant and take away. We welcome all family and children. We also have English meals. We are a family run business and have the experience of over 25years.
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