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2A Commercial Street, Shipley, Bradford BD18 3SR, England
+44 1274 582312
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“curry” (21 reviews)
“chapati” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Middle Eastern, Balti, Eastern European, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
2A Commercial Street, Shipley, Bradford BD18 3SR, England
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Reviewed 22 October 2014

Jumped the bus into Shipley after a couple of days on the road, needing something spicy after too much traditional English. Shama was just round the corner from the bus stop and just round the corner for the offy (Shama is BYO). Big menu, bigger...More

Thank Bennywithoutacause
Reviewed 12 October 2014

We've been to the Shama in Shipley a few times now & have never been disappointed and it's good value compared with some of its local rivals. Not licensed though so if you want alcohol you'll have to bring your own.

Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We've been going here for years and like other reviewers I think it's got even better recently. Its easy to find on the corner, there is a small amount of parking on front and lots of street parking around. The staff were very friendly as...More

1  Thank toptravellerKeighley
Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

Went here as a group of 8 and they couldn't have been more friendly or accommodating. Starters were good and tandoori chicken excellent. A couple of mains were bland, but overall they were tasty and plentiful. Excellent value as well.

2  Thank Tjackso2
Reviewed 1 August 2014

I've been going to the Shama for quite a while now and I usually go after a few drinks - its always been very good but after a few recent visits I think its getting even better - so much so that I booked my...More

Thank Marcus I
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Excellent curry, staff very friendly and helpful although decor very cheap and would benefit from updating. Didn't realise that they didn't serve alcohol and too late to byob! Excellent value.

Thank Angie P
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Not the best in the area but very good value, nicely served and attentive staff. Surroundings are clean and good but it was rather quiet at the time of my visit which somewhat detracted from the general feeling of the place. Will definately try it...More

Thank Seasider47
Reviewed 11 June 2014 via mobile

You like have good food go here only thing it take long time to get to the table well worth it the price is good and will be going again.

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 18 May 2014

We called in here for a meal on a saturday night, and it was okay but slightly lacking in atmosphere as there were only 2 other tables occupied. I think we are spoiled by our local indian restaurant as the food here was ok, but...More

Thank neiljaffa
Reviewed 17 April 2014

I have visited the Shama on various occasions and I have found the service and staff very friendly, pleasant and never disappoint. The food is always delicious, I've never had to complain about starters or a main dish. They are always willing to do what...More

Thank Danielle H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2A Commercial Street, Shipley, Bradford BD18 3SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Bradford  >  Shipley
  • Phone Number: +44 1274 582312
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