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Shamrat Indian Brasserie

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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
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36 Lower Stone Street, Maidstone ME15 6LX, England
+44 1622 764961
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Today
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 23:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 14:00
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly recommended friendly place. High quality Indian food highly recommended. Have a drink while you wait for your take away or ask for a fast turn around.

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Thank Graham R
Kent
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133 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the best lamb balti at the Shamrat last night preceded by a lovely King Prawn Puree. Great service, food was perfect, lovely setting. The restaurant was very busy too which was great to see. Many thanks to all the staff.

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Thank Tricky666
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A colleague and I popped in, unannounced after a last minute meeting - we were sat very quickly and looked after by some nice staff. Food ordered was well presented, hot, fresh and tasty - really enjoyed it. If I ever find myself in Maidstone again, I'll be back. Give it a go. M

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Thank Mark R
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74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a customer for an evening meal. Service was friendly and very food. We felt welcome. Food was nice. No issues whatsoever. Decent fare. Well worth a trip.

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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Having eaten and had takeaways for many years from Shamrat, I was pleased to invite some friends along for their first Shamrat experience.. we were greeted on arrival by lee who showed us our seats. Ordering was very easy and the food arrived promptly.. not a single crumb was left, the food was delicious (and Iv travelled many miles for... More 

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Thank Emily S
Gillingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Go figure this!... Book a table online for 15 people at 19:30, business evening celebratory meal, then receive a telephone call later stating they want £75 upfront and that we need to eat and get out the restaurant by 21:00 for the next seating! Not the best way to run a business and a good way of losing customers, obviously... More 

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Thank PAUL C
Reading, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Ordered for delivery here since moving to Maidstone at the beginning of the year. Quality has slowly gone down here so orders have been less frequent. Today would have been our first order in a month or so. As usually we call them up but on this occasion we were spoken to very rudely and our usual order could not... More 

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Thank tomS5237YH
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

First time ordering from Shamrat after hearing lots of positive things about the food. I have tried many Indian takeaways over the years and this is one of the most disappointing I have had. I had the Korma and had requested for it to be extra sweet but there wasn't the slightest hint of sweetness to it and it had... More 

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Thank Sophie S
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We dont really go to any other Indian restaurants in the area as this one is so good. Always very good service and lovely food. Have never had a bad meal here.

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Thank Julie S
Kent
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I visited the Shamrat with my two daughters and husband tonight and had a fantastic meal. The waiters were very attentive and the service was very good. My husband and I ordered the Chicken korai and it was delicious. The atmosphere was buzzing as it was a full house. The chocolates at the end of the meal are a nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Lower Stone Street, Maidstone ME15 6LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 764961

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?