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££ - £££Indian, Asian,
7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
+44 24 7622 2213
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“curry” (53 reviews)
“samosa” (4 reviews)
“lamb” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
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Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

The service I received was not what I would expect from a well established restaurant. I arrived at 8pm with a table reserved, we only ordered mains and drinks, the mains did not arrive until 9:50pm. During this time we were asking the waiters politely...More

4  Thank keshyb123
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Went here with 2 colleagues for a quick bite to eat and was really impressed first of all with the service and the appearance of the restaurant. Midweek and this place was buzzing with people. The food we had was authentic and tasted home made....More

1  Thank sparky-parrot
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Went there for a family meal with son and girlfriend and my wife for his birthday meal celebration. We were booked into a 4 person booth which was a good idea. Food was very tasty and curry heat accurately described in the menu. The restaurant...More

2  Thank JohnMold55
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

As it says in the title, at Akbars you get great food and service in a lovely venue and at good prices. This was my favourite place to eat out in Coventry during my 5 years there...

1  Thank Mjh130488
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

First visit we made here the other week, after months of debating we needed to try. Not disappointed at all. The largest Indian restaurant I have been to. Staff very pleasant and chatty. Decor very good and makes a good ambience to your evening. On...More

Thank ndclodge20
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

This restaurant never changes. The food is great and the service is always good. We go back all the time.

Thank Patricia N
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Used this restaurant regularly for years, always have banter with waiters and owners, who make you welcome. Atmosphere supports the food perfectly the restaurant is always busy but somehow they fit you in and never rush you. Good wide range on menu and clean kitchens...More

2  Thank londonerincoventry
Reviewed 25 October 2015

After a day out shopping, too tired to start cooking at home, what could be better than a take away???? When in Coventry, the best Indian restaurant, Front of house today expertly managed by Hussan, the perfect host (see photo) No need to talk about...More

1  Thank spencerstephen27
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Great service. Our coats were taken on arrival to our table. Starters were brought out swiftly and out mains were brought out shortly after, even though the restaurant was busy. Our table was cleared of plates and empty glasses very swiftly and the staff made...More

Thank Cat Fleur P
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Was very surprised to read some reviews of Akbars. We have been going for meals here for over 20 years and it remains one of our favourite Indian restaurants. The service is always excellent. Even when busy they try go get you a table. There...More

Thank lluckett
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4 September 2017|
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Response from Carl P | Reviewed this property |
I would talk to them about what you want. I think they would try to accommodate your needs. For example ordering in advance so all dishes arrive on time. I have been there in a fairly big group of 12. They did their best but... More
16 July 2017|
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Response from Kellie F | Reviewed this property |
We parked just up the road , but it was a Sunday , so easier.
7 November 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7622 2213
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