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Mughli Charcoal Pit

RR - RRRIndian, Asian,
30 Wilmslow Road | Rusholme, Manchester M14 5TQ, England
+44 161 248 0900
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“butter chicken” (59 reviews)
“curry” (171 reviews)
“pani puri” (15 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
30 Wilmslow Road | Rusholme, Manchester M14 5TQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We’ve been a few times to the Mughli and have always been pleased but not this time. Three of us ordered onion bhajis and when they arrived they looked fine and the top one was but the others were very crispy, dry and burnt. All...More

Thank cccg999
Reviewed 1 week ago

My dad doesn't like Indian food. My mum and I have been trying in vein for years to cajole him into giving it a fair whack, prodding him in the direction of The Rajdoot or the Bengal Lancer whenever an opportunity presented itself. Apparently we...More

1  Thank reddiebrek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best place in Rusholme and I always take my friends, especially in large groups as the staff are brilliant and the booking conditions for such groups make so much sense. I also take a friend who is a tetraplegic and this requires...More

Thank Graeme H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brought my (super fussy) Dad and brother here, (it’s my third visit), both of them are curry obsessed and class themselves as THE judges of curry dishes. I forced them to have the famous lamb chops (converts to my favourite Mughli dish). Everything we had...More

1  Thank alabamageisha
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm writing this review after my 2nd visit to this restaurant with a big group (>10 people). I will start by saying that the food is Ok but not impressive or amazing, and it's a little pricey for the typical lentils or veggie dishes. As...More

Thank Rebeca L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Iwould like to say best food in manchester and i had mix biryani which is come wth best curry sorce.i also recommend to my friends and family members.

1  Thank samichha9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a group of friends, size of group meant we had to order from a set menu. Whilst I was initially disappointed by this, the menu was large enough to give sufficient choice and the food was excellent. The lamb chops were a...More

1  Thank Imbibo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having eaten at most places on Wilmslow road (AKA curry mile) it is one of my favourite places to eat. The quality of food is always consistent, presented extremely well and the customer service is always good. The prices are above average but not extortionate....More

Thank S B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

9 of us had dinner here and we felt well looked after and welcome. Big modern restaurant with visible kitchen and a bar area. Draught beer was unheard of and weak, mmm. Peroni Red in small bottles and Cobra were super chilled and delicious. Staff...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about the place was perfect! Food was delicious, great menu with many vegetarian and vegan options. House beer was cheap and tasty, a good companion for the food. Lassi was prepared perfectly. The vegan fried things (?) Were delicious! Chicken Tikka Masala was very...More

2  Thank Riley P
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Beci D
7 July 2018|
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Response from Haz A | Property representative |
Hi Beci & All, The restaurant does have air conditioning so the only thing that's hot in there, is the food! Hope to see you all soon
4 August 2017|
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Response from Haz A | Property representative |
Hey JayTee, there are a number of pay & display car parks around Rusholme with limited spaces so, depending on the time of your visit, they can get quite congested! The largest of them is directly behind the restaurant and... More
Margaret D
11 November 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:15
17:00 - 23:45
17:00 - 23:45
17:00 - 23:45
17:00 - 23:45
17:00 - 00:15
16:00 - 00:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Wilmslow Road | Rusholme, Manchester M14 5TQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 248 0900
  • E-mail
The Mughli Restaurant + Charcoal Pit is a family-run restaurant serving home-style Mughlai cuisine since 1991. Recently voted as 'One of Manchester's Best Restaurants' by the Telegraph, the restaurant was also featured on Nigel Slater's show on the BBC and has had visits from sports personalities as well as the Prime Minister himself. The restaurant features a 'Refreshment Room' waiting area and a fully licensed cocktail bar, with the main restaurant set around an open charcoal pit and tandoori clay oven.
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