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Akbar's Restaurant, Blackburn, England

Akbar's Restaurant

4.2
4.2
24 Reviews
£25 and under
Indian
Akbar's established in 1995 with 12 branches in the UK now opens it's doors in Blackburn with the most vibrant interior design located at King Georges' Hall. Authentic curry at it's best open from 5pm Monday to Sunday. Come and try our signature lamb chops, karahi dishes, giant nan bread and a very carefully selected choice of wines, beer and spirits. Not to forget our range of mocktails. Why not celebrate that special event in style by booking our VIP room accommodating up to 16 people.

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2 people

21:00


Booked 2 times today

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Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    £25 and under
  • Cuisines
    Indian
  • Hours of Operation
    Dinner Daily 17:00–00:00
  • Phone number
    01254 917260
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Executive Chef
    Shabir Hussain
  • Catering
    We offer outdoor catering for all types of events and celebrations. Minimum 50 people.
  • Private party facilities
    We do cater for events please call directly after 5pm for more details.

What 24 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.2
4.2 based on recent ratings
  • 4.3Food
  • 3.9Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 3.9Value

NoiseEnergetic

Loved For

  • Lancashire

    Child-friendly

  • Lancashire

    Gluten-free-friendly

  • Lancashire

    Good for groups

  • Lancashire

    Healthy

  • Lancashire

    Hot spot

  • Lancashire

    Good for special occasions

  • Lancashire

    Vegetarian-friendly

  • Lancashire

    Lively

24 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    London

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 29 June 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Great space, food very good with variety and different dishes. Friendly helpful staff and very vibrant interior.

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    Lancashire

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 29 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Charsi chicken is the best dish to have their with their Family Garlic naan...been there 3 times amazing food

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  3. OpenTable Diner

    Lancashire

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 22 June 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    When we arrived we were shown straight to our table, the staff were friendly and efficient. The food was very nice and the service was fast. Overall we had a good experience, the only downside was our seating was quite near the toilets which we didn’t notice at first but wasn’t really a problem.

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    Lancashire

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 20 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful place, lovely food and brilliant service

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    Lancashire

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 12 June 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 4
    I felt that things were rushed, we no sooner had been seated and we were asked for drinks at least twice before we had chance to look at the drink’s menu. Service was on the slow side. Some ordered desserts which came at all different times, one person had to wait a long time, by the time the dessert had arrived the others had finished. I had to send by meal back due to the chicken being tough, I thought it was a raw potato at first. Would I return I’m not sure, the price is average, some things were a little over average. The décor is bright and colourful.

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  6. OpenTable Diner

    Lancashire

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 8 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food as always. Service was a bit slow this time. High standard of food.

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  7. OpenTable Diner

    Manchester

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 8 June 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 3
    Waiter could not remember our order Plates came for mains before starters Tap water wasn’t cold And lamb madras had no flavour apart from tomatoes and chilli To be honest it was a shambles

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  8. OpenTable Diner

    Lancashire

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 8 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely food, really enjoyed it and reasonably priced

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  9. WendyS

    Lancashire

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 8 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Third visit. Already know what I am going to have on my next visit, recommended by the waiter. Try something different every time and never been disappointed. Delicious food and excellent service.

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  10. LianeD

    Lancashire

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 25 May 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food in a friendly atmosphere- different choices to the usual Indian restaurant. Staff very attentive and helpful. Good sized portions with super sized naan breads and plenty of rice. Our only gripe is that our drinks didn’t arrive until the main course ( we had eaten appetisers and starters by then!).

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FAQs

Akbar's Restaurant offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at 01254 917260.

Akbar's Restaurant is rated 4.2 stars by 24 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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2 people

21:00


Booked 2 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Akbar's Restaurant

Akbar's Restaurant Blackburn, King Georges Hall, Northgate, Blackburn, England BB2 1AA

Additional information

  • Cross Street
    Northgate we are located on the Ground Floor of King Georges Hall.
  • Area
    Blackburn
  • Hours of Operation
    Dinner Daily 17:00–00:00
  • Price
    £25 and under
  • Cuisines
    Indian
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking Details
    None
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive Chef
    Shabir Hussain
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeaway, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Phone number
    01254 917260
  • Catering
    We offer outdoor catering for all types of events and celebrations. Minimum 50 people.
  • Private party facilities
    We do cater for events please call directly after 5pm for more details.
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