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Shilam Indian Restaurant



Indian, Asian, Balti
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I attended a late Xmas meal this subday. This was my first time at this restaurant and was impressed. With my awkward veganism they had a separate dish for me instead of the platters. Staff kept the drinks topped up. One gentleman behind the bar...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RyshyB
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

Had a coffee whilst waiting. We were sat at a table with a drink, popadums & dips whilst waiting for our takeaway order. Staff so friendly & very polite. When we got home our food was amazing. The best curry we’ve ever had. Definitely going...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Annette M
Reviewed 11 December 2018

The currys here have always been of good standard, the delivery service is exceptional and they travel very far in good time. A few times the dips havent been great or the wrong ones given but this has been made up by the free poppadoms!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VanBlackman
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We ate here just because the other Indian was closed. The staff were attentive and food was ok but the atmosphere was spartan and bare. The tables were wooden with out clothes and the whole place looked like it was just a temporary place. Not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Geordieboy54
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday night, delicious food and good service. Our waiter was very helpful and food came in good time and was tasty. Visited with children and it is child friendly too. We were a group of 5 and all enjoyed the food there....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PreciousFaith
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Amazing food, had it delivered to out caravan in Clarach Bay Holiday village, well recomended. Friendly driver, our son had chicken tikka balta and myself and partner had tandori mixed grill,amazing, the rice was delicious

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank alfie1912
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We booked from afar for family celebration meal after graduation. A warm welcome was found with cheerful service and just the right time to peruse their expansive menu. The dishes we selected were across the spice spectrum of mild to very hot. The dishes were...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 254rob
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

When you have a long day and not in a mood to cook, shilam is my all time favourite choice. Food tastes perfect as you can find a tinge of beautifully blended spices. Place is lovely and close to everything in town. Good food with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kritika B
Reviewed 9 July 2018

After hard day at work went for take away meal for myself and wife when I got home after 8 mile drive was very disappointed to find one of my meals were missing to the value of £6.50 food what we did have was good...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank n0ddfa
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

They have started selling takeaways from our local garage to heat up at home. The first time was poor but decided to give them the benefit of doubt and bought another one tonight. Very very poor value for money. 5 tiny pieces of chicken and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Chris H
13 March 2015|
Response from mark2105 | Reviewed this property |
I think shilam is still better then light off asia...compare to food and service and oviously light off asia is small restaurent then shilam
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