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274 Bradford Road, Huddersfield HD1 6LJ, England
+44 1484 535037
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
274 Bradford Road, Huddersfield HD1 6LJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shama is on a main road so I think that most people would be unfamiliar with it although recently it has had some building work done at the front which makes the entrance brighter & more welcoming. Once inside the staff will sit you down...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited yesterday with my family for the first time since they renovated the entrance. It looks great, really bright and open. The staff are always friendly and attentive and the food is fantastic. The pricing is very reasonable and well worth it when you...More

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We're regulars to the Shama, been going regularly for many years. Never has a bad experience, indeed Shama has been a favourite of ours. We called bank holiday Monday late evening, the restaurant was reasonably busy. A friendly welcome, like their revamped seating area by...More

Thank terrierjez
Reviewed 19 April 2017

spectacular food,lots of flavour very friendly staff who do there best to help shall defo be visiting again an didn't have to wait long for a table

Thank sessy370
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This is the best Asian restaurant around. Food is amazing. Always cooked to perfection. Favourite dish has to be the Garabaldi! Staff are always great too. 10/10 and a must if you visit Huddersfield :-)

Thank Jezabella1009
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this place for years and it is consistently good. The best bit about it is the service - they're really good.

Thank Danni B
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We have as a family visited Shama for a fair few years now. Excellent food great value for money, no fuss ordering, with friendly staff. Beautiful refurbishment and very authentic. Their not licensed so you can take in your own alcohol but soft drinks are...More

Thank paulab5772
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Sorry but full of the usual byo types not for me Food average at best reheated starters etc mains slightly better Been going on and off for many years definitely went off it when they gave up there licence

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a big restaurant former cinema then in the 70s night club come disco. The staff are good from chefs to service they are attentive. It's hot food. Balti blows your top off but taste good too. Veggies stuff and lots for we carnivores....More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Shama is a lovely place for eating. Everything was served by the staff with a smile and nothing was to much trouble

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siddiqa h
hi is ur food halal plz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$39
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 274 Bradford Road, Huddersfield HD1 6LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Huddersfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1484 535037
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Our choice of dishes include: Starters, Balti Murgh/Gosht Dishes, Vegetarian Dishes, Shama Specialities, Curry Dishes and don't forget your Side Dishes. Shama Balti Restaurant is no longer licensed, although you're welcome to bring your own alcohol. We're open seven days, Monday-Saturday 5pm-11pm and Sunday 3pm-10pm!