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98 Shirley High Street, Southampton SO16 4FB, England
+44 23 8070 1038
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“curry” (54 reviews)
“gosht” (10 reviews)
“poppadoms” (41 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
98 Shirley High Street, Southampton SO16 4FB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With friends we have a curry club, with several members growing up in India , this is resturant aims at "real curries" rather than curries based around the simpler styles of some curry houses.The food is brilliant, with gentle helpful , non pushy service.

1  Thank IanofCF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have heard great things about Kali Mirchi for years. Finally got to go today after completing Exciting Escapes next door. Fantastic value for money and delicious food.

Thank Simon C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a group of friends for a birthday and had a lovely meal. The staff were great and the food was delicious! Will certainly be returning

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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We had takeaway ordered £48 of food and we were not impressed, compared to Korhinoor this restaurant really let us down. The food all looked like mush and was far too spicy. The online ordering system is not inline with actual waiting times either! We...More

Thank sm11e11
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Every thing was ok, but very average, certainly not 5 stars. Service was ok, seek kebab was ok, chicken tikka masala was ok I guess I was hoping for better than ‘ok’

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 31 October 2017

My daughter and I popped back in this restaurant for the lunch time special, its a lovely, lovely place, just a shame people don't use it. There was another couple eating but that was it. They offer a buffet at lunch time, all you can...More

2  Thank Patsy W
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I think I might have tried every curry house in Southampton- however the search is over. More restaurant than take away, however you can get any dish to go. Indeed, I’ve had more food at home than in the restaurant and the standard is excellent!...More

1  Thank Chris N
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had a family curry night with many different starters and mains delivered to our home, The food was hot and delivered within an hour. The different dishes were all superb, tasty, spicey and well presented. The Chicken Madras I had was probably the best...More

2  Thank Terry L
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Kali Mirchi was feted by my hosts in Southampton as the premier subcontinental restaurant in the area; one that locals and curry connoisseurs flock to with fervour. I was underwhelmed, however. When we arrived, it took an age for anybody to take our order. The...More

Thank Herminius
Reviewed 5 October 2017

First time I have eaten here and it won't be the last. Great choice of dishes and everything was cooked to perfection, well worth a visit

2  Thank struddles37
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Shirley High Street, Southampton SO16 4FB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8070 1038
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Indian restaurant with exciting dishes cooked by chefs with culinary experience gained in some of India's most prestige 5 star hotel kitchens.
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