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The Shalimar

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” (189 reviews)
“pickle tray” (22 reviews)
“rice” (51 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Food
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LOCATION
Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The service and food is outstanding. I would recommend the shalimar to anyone. Very friendly staff and a very good value for money

1  Thank Joe P
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

All I can say is thank you for taking the time to post your great review on Trip Advisor and we all look forward to seeing you in the future.

Reviewed 3 days ago

Great tasting food , reasonably priced , marvellous staff what more could you ask for. A very enjoyable evening

Thank 610carolyn
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Fabulous review thank you for taking the time to post your comments on Trip Advisor and share them with other Trip Advisor members. Please don't leave it to long before your next visit we all look forward to seeing you .

Reviewed 4 days ago

On recommendation from family we tried this restaurant and were not disappointed. From the moment we arrived nothing was too much trouble for the wonderful staff. The manager went out of his way to make sure we had a meal we liked and after asking...More

1  Thank MAYKICK
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your fantastic review the content of which I have passed on to the team who like myself feel so happy and proud to know that everything we do is appreciated by our customers. I am sure other Trip Advisor members will read...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant food and service! Attentive waiters also entertaining made the birthday meal very special! Couldn’t recommend more.

1  Thank Sam P
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your great review and for sharing your experience with other Trip Advisor members. It looks by the photograph that you were enjoying the evening. We look forward to seeing you soon for another memorable evening with us at the Shalimar .

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding food, outstanding service. All of the staff were friendly and accommodating, our food was fresh and tasty! Must visit if you are in the area

Thank Gregtrumpet
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

OMG what can I say your review says it all thank you so much.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just been to the shalimar for the first time in over a year. Took my son, daughter in law and two small grand children. The meal was spot on and as delicious as the last time, the staff were attentive and spoke to the children,...More

Thank 705rogers
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Great to see you again thank you for the excellent comments. Try not to leave it so long before your next visit

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited recently on the recommendation of the owner of our B&B. I have read other reviews about things being too bland or not tasting right or even that the staff were too pompous(!) but I can honestly say I have no...More

1  Thank TracyS812
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Wow what a fantastic review thank you so much for going into so much detail . It gives us all so much satisfaction to know that all our hard work is being noticed and enjoyed. Hopefully other Trip Advisor members will read this and see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to get the chance to eat here again with friends and had yet another wonderful meal. We will be back again very soon. Thank you to Ali and his great team

Thank SO1960
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

The team and myself thank you for your great review and for taking the time to post your comments on Trip Advisor. Please hurry back and we love to see you.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant service and food as usual. Very pleasant. Highly recommended. Really look after the little fella.

Thank Shaun W
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Another 5 Star Review thank you for your excellent comments. We look forward to seeing you again in the restaurant very soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in Matlock for a couple of days . Was looking for good authentic Indian food. Ordered a takeaway from this restaurant. The lamb curry was nothing but like a microwave sauce which had layer of oil on the top. The lamb wasn’t tendered at...More

1  Thank SteveG11231
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Total rubbish you say your meal was like a microwave sauce and then contradict yourself by saying the lamb wasn't tender.It you are going to lie get your facts right first. Totally false review reported to Trip Advisor.

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Michelle B
18 May 2016|
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Response from stephen O | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Lunchtime is usually reasonably busy
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Kay W
11 May 2016|
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Response from Judy M | Reviewed this property |
As a vegetarian, not a vegan, I can only say that I have always found something absolutely delicious to eat here. Only a true vegetarian restaurant would offer more.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
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
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, 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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