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The Shalimar

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
+44 1629 735999
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (188 reviews)
“pickle tray” (21 reviews)
“rice” (51 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
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51 - 60 of 2,038 reviews

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

First time here after reading reviews on here....absolutely brilliant! The food was excellent and the staff were so friendly and welcoming, we arrived on a Monday night at 9:40pm and still very welcome and not rushed. Starters and main were presented perfectly and tasted so...More

Thank 67lee123
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

What fantastic praise thank you for sharing your experience with other trip advisor members. I have passed your praise onto the team who like myself look forward to seeing you again very soon for another memorable evening at the Shalimar .

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

As a vegan and a coeliac (gluten free) who enjoys food, eating out is not always easy. Add being a full time wheelchair user and restaurants are not always welcoming. The Shalimar meets all my needs in a very friendly and tasty way. Almost every...More

1  Thank MAUREEN M
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Well what can I say to such a fantastic review thank you so much for taking the time to post your excellent comments on trip advisor and share them with other trip advisor members. We all look forward to your continued custom and eagerly await...More

Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Was recommended to order from this indian by Landal park where we are staying and we were not disappointed. The food was excellent and on phoning up the staff seemed to helpful and delivered the food for the time we wanted it. Ended up with...More

1  Thank worldgirl87
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

I am so pleased that you enjoyed your meal that you had delivered from us and that everything was to your satisfaction. Thank you so much for taking the time to post your excellent comments on trip advisor .Maybe if you visit the area again...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Food was really really nice and I love it so much I always go - if you want a lovely Indian GO THERE VERY RECOMMENDED TRUST ME no doubts about it , the staff are so nice and my brother had a birthday and they...More

Thank lexiloula
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you for your super review and taking the time to post your excellent comments on trip advisor. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us and your brother enjoyed his birthday meal. We look forward to your continued support and custom.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

Could not fault this place, excellent food, excellent customer service. Birthday cake presented free of charge.

Thank melaniemarsden5
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Great review thank you for sharing your experience with other trip advisor members. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us and we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We visited Shalamar with friends, the evening was fabulous from start to end. We had the best Indian meal ever. The staff were so courteous nothing was too much trouble. The manager and the staff were amazing. They went out off their way to make...More

Thank juliethurn811
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Wow thank you for your superb comments and posting them on trip advisor. I have passed your praise onto the team who are bursting with pride at your review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us it give me a tremendous...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Went on the basis of previous trip advisor reviews since we were staying in the area. We certainly weren’t disappointed. There’s nothing more annoying than being asked “did you book” in an almost empty restaurant and thankfully we weren’t asked that daft question, just shown...More

Thank Pict1201
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Fabulous review thank you for sharing your experience with other trip advisor members .I am so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us and that the food was to your satisfaction. We only tend to ask people if they have booked on Friday and...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Went to the shalimar for a birthday meal. Visited lots of times. Food was excellent. Fast service. All the waiters are 5*. Lovely and friendly staff.

Thank melissafayy
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for your five star review and taking the time to post your excellent comments on trip advisor. Great to see you again and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We visited The Shalimar for my Grandma's 80th birthday and couldn't be happier, the food was fantastic but the service was what shone out the most. The staff were so kind and attentive, even to the point where they brought out balloons and banners. Couldn't...More

Thank Jocelyn G
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

So pleased that we managed to make your Grandma's birthday a little bit special thank you for sharing your experience with other trip advisor members . We really appreciate your reccomendation and eagerly await your next visit .

Reviewed 9 June 2018

When you go on vacation you try to find places to eat other than your hotel/b&b. We had picked out the Shalimar for its location, not that far a drive from our digs, especially not wanting night time driving in another country. This turned out...More

Thank scouser1077
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Thank you for your fabulous review and taking the time to post your excellent comments on trip advisor.It makes all the hard work and long hours really worthwhile when we receive praise like you have given. I have passed your comments onto the team who...More

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Michelle B
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Response from stephen O | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Lunchtime is usually reasonably busy
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Response from AlwaysDriveSafely | Reviewed this property |
Please do contact the Restaurant as the Staff will answer your question and supply any additional information you request. Food is freshly cooked and if the Staff are told you have a particular allergy or dislike for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 735999
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