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The Pabna

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) #3 of 96 Restaurants in Pontefract ££ - £££ Indian, Asian,
19 Ropergate, Pontefract WF8 1LG, England
+44 1977 798889
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“naan bread” (20 reviews)
“curry” (22 reviews)
“chops” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
££ - £££
19 Ropergate, Pontefract WF8 1LG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After reading the reviews for this restaurant, decided to try the new "Tulis" and was impressed. Have used this restaurant before when it was the Pabna. The interior is inviting, comfortable and laid out with enough room between tables. It seemed more roomy than before?...More

Thank Rhona C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten at the Pabna a number of times and have never been disappointed with the food and the service, would recommend it for a good meal.

Thank Alan_WJ263
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

...the experience is even better, although a shade pricier. The wife and I visited on spec one Monday evening, and the refurb is magnificent. Everything is brand new and so clean. One chicken mustard and an onion bhaji followed the poppadoms (£4.20), and two chicken...More

Thank Barratty14
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Visited here for the first time in a few years at the end of May. There appears to be a new name on the door 'Tulsi'. However, the quality food and decent service remains the same. If you want a decent Indian meal in Pontefract,...More

Thank 0908267
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

The Pabna has been refurbished and with a new look and smaller menu but still the same delicious food and good attentive service. The attention to detail on the starter plates with the chef writing the restaurant name in sauce was a quirk fun touch....More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 21 May 2017

what a fantastic place to eat, excellent food, great atmosphere and very reasonably priced. Called in on our way back from a day's shopping in Manchester and despite it being Saturday night, we had a table for 2 in 5 minutes, drinks were very prompt...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I have been an avid user of the Pabna for many years but now it's getting so expensive I'm not going as much. Admittedly I believe it's the best Indian by far in the area and got awards for being so. After this accolade they...More

Thank malcolmagar
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here for a family meal Saturday evening. Busy evening, food served in a timely manner. Food sizzling hot and very tasty. Friendly staff. The raita that came with the pickle tray was very watery I would have like to have seen more yoghurt in...More

Thank Ellgaruj
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Called here Saturday night in couples was greeted straight away excellent service food excellent will definately be going back, cheese naam very good, starters lamb chops, and main Karahi chicken all very tasty and would definately highly recommend this place. Staff very friendly and looked...More

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Clean, great service, good food and mid-range expensive. This was a find and no mistake. Service was knowledgeable and excellent and allowed the one gluten-free diner to choose the right food - and he enjoyed it greatly, as we all did. Piping hot and very...More

Thank PaulGarvey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Ropergate, Pontefract WF8 1LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Pontefract
  • Phone Number: +44 1977 798889
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