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The Misbah

RR - RRRIndian, Asian,
9 Priory Street, Monmouth NP25 3BR, Wales
+44 1600 714940
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
9 Priory Street, Monmouth NP25 3BR, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in on the off chance early on a Thursday evening. Enjoyed a great meal with decent waiter service. The atmosphere was pleasant (restaurant around half full at 7pm). The Tandoori Chicken Biryani was very good as was the Lamb Balti. Also enjoyed the prawn...More

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on holiday from Oz & visiting family. Misbah was recommended & it did not disappoint. Beautiful food, great staff & venue. Little slow on the service but it was busy. Highly recommend if you want a great Indian.

Thank Darren C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always good food and good service. Lovely flavours, authentic dishes and good value too, we eat here a few times a year and it’s always super!

1  Thank tess300
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Have enjoyed many a fine meal over the years at the Misbah but on the hoof,last night needed a takeaway. Have to say my breath was taken away. 2 small curries ( their description) of Madras and Chicken TK came to £22. They were indeed...More

1  Thank lotsofspots
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

This was the first Indian we have had since becoming vegan. We were not disappointed and the food was delicious. The service was good and it was an enjoyable evening. Will definitely go again the next time we are in the area.

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Been here a couple of times in the past. Unfortunately it wont be again. Put it this way....can I have Danshak with my salt ..not good enough

4  Thank SharonPembs
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Came here for last minute birthday meal for my husband.Food was delicious .Very friendly service too ,nothing was too much trouble. Will definitely return again in the future.

Thank subbo65
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

A restaurant that's often frequented by many famous musicians who record at the local studios. I have to say that this a a small, friendly restaurant with a good atmosphere. The food was really tasty and the young waiting staff were very polite and helpful....More

Thank simplyjld
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Came here for a work night out, six of us in total. Delicious food, I had a vegetable korma with mushroom rice, we all really enjoyed the food, even the fussy one in our group. Service was excellent, lovely young waiter. Would definitely recommend.

2  Thank Naomi R
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Came here with my partner on 9th July it's a warm and intimate atmosphere its only small so you probably need to book at weekends the gentleman that served us was very polite and the food was fantastic we just had a main meal plus...More

1  Thank ambrose34
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$39
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Priory Street, Monmouth NP25 3BR, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Monmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1600 714940
  • E-mail
Welcome / Shagotom / Croeso to The MisbahVoted Best Restaurant in South Wales by ‘Good Curry Guide’ 2013/14.Awarded top 100 restaurant in the UK.The Misbah is a family run restaurant, offering authentic Bangladeshi cuisine, and is located in a grade II listed building in the heart of Monmouth, within the picturesque Wye valley.The restaurant offers an function room taking the capacity to 80 diners.We use only the finest quality ingredients and all dishes are freshly cooked to order.Over the years we have introduced new innovative dishes with distinctive flavours which are unique to ‘The Misbah’.Many celebrities patronise at The Misbah such as:Sir Alan Cox. KB, CBE: “A wonderfully deserved place in the top 100, Monmouth should be very proud”!Pat Chapman: Founder of the Curry Club and author of the ‘Good Curry Guide’Elinor Jones (BBC): “Around Wales with Elinor” What a wonderful evening !David Bellamy: “Great food, Great welcome”.Shirley-Ann Field // Catherine FinchDave Edmunds: The best ! Thank you !The Darkness (Dan Hawkins): “Best place in Wales, Best night of my life, Thank you.”Kate & Nick Brine (Leeders Farm Studio Norfolk): “Tried Miah’s special dish, it was awesome.”ASH: (Charlotte Hatherley) ‘Fantastic Thank you xxBlack Sabbath (Heaven & Hell) “Always come back to Misbah It Rock’s”Ronnie James Dio (Black Sabbath) “My first Indians”REM: “Stupendously good curry”.Mott the Hoople: “Very nice meal”Shakin Stevens: “Excellent”KT Tunstall // Spice Girls // The Corrs // Donna Summer // Julian LennonThe Bluetones // The Charlatans // Coldplay // Oasis // Bob Geldof // Robbie WilliamBig CountryMark Owen: (Take That) “Thank you very much, nice music”.Judas Priest: “Will be back”.Nick Faldo: “Excellent”.Ryan Giggs // Lee SharpLord David Steel (House of Lords) “Great Lamb Passanda”.Peter Snape MP (House of commons) Again! “Steel Excellent”.Malcom Bruce (House of Commons) “Very Pleasant”.Eric Pickles MP (House of Commons) A well balanced and wonderful meal.Arthur Scargill: “Thanks for a first class meal & Excellent service”(And many more; too many to mention)Ustad Gulam Mustafa Khan: The master of classical musicHariprasad Chaurasia: (The masters in Indian flute) He has collaborated with several western musicians,including John McLaughlin, Jan Garbarek, and Ken LaubeZakir Hussain: (The Masters in Tabla) musical producer, film actor and composer.Anindo Chatterjee (Tabla) / Shivkumar Sharma (Santur) / Gianni Ricchizzi (Vichitra Vina)Imrat Khan (Sitar) / Budhaditya Mukherjee (Sitar) / L. Subramaniam The masters of VolinAnoushka Shankar: The food was lovely’ !Mission StatementWe place the customers at the centre of our business.
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