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) #84 of 981 Restaurants in Leicester $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
59-59A Highcross Street, Leicester LE1 4PH, England
+44 116 253 0243
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lamb nihari” (6 reviews)
“poppadoms” (43 reviews)
“curry” (36 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
59-59A Highcross Street, Leicester LE1 4PH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Two fixed lunches and drinks £22 excellent value for such quality, the best curry for sometime. Great service. Thanks

Thank maggieemery
Reviewed 1 week ago

I invited some business colleagues from France for a Indian meal . I could not do any better than going to Memsaab. We truly enjoyed the food , excellent choice in a pleasant atmosphere.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal.. fantastic service by Bal and the team, treated us well and the food was amazing! Definitely no room for pudding! Thanks for a lovely evening all

Thank Rebecca D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent Indian food, well presented in a nice atmosphere, this was very enjoyable evening with colleagues.

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

2nd time eating at Mem Saab and really enjoyed the meal. I have eaten at night time and lunchtime (meal deal) lovely food, pleasant service and all served in a timely manner. Very nice indeed!

Thank Richard_AMG45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food in this place is sensational. I had Chana massala which was amazing and my wife had a chicken dish which she loved. It's rare that a veggie dish is done so well.

Thank Damien D
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Visited late on Saturday evening, had a superb fish and poppadum starter from the specials menu. Main course was good, but not outstanding, should have ordered a special again. My friends lamb curry was excellent, slow cooked to perfection. Good quick service and cost around...More

Thank mw8
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Second time dining here, the first time was over a year ago and the food was really nice as was the atmosphere and service. On my more recent visit however I didn't find the food to be as enjoyable and felt it was overpriced (£48...More

Thank Faye A
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Having eaten in what was stated as The Beat Indian Restaurant in Europe near my home town of Maidenhead, by pure luck I came across Mem Saab. Mem Saab is far superior to the afore described restaurant. The food is incredible. The staff are 100%...More

Thank mdwardle
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I booked Memsaab restaurant for a small family baby shower. From the very outset Raj the manager was extremely attentive to our menu requirements, dates, times and seating area. Yet on the actual day his team far exceeded our needs. The team of staff were...More

Thank daljit2017
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sarah B
Is there a dress code please?
4 April 2017|
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Response from shaylcfc | Reviewed this property |
No there isn't
hi does memsaab do gift vouchers??
19 October 2016|
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Response from MemsaabTeam | Property representative |
Yep we do They can be purchased in house or over the phone
Fatima A
Is the food halal and who are the certifiers ?
31 March 2015|
Response from MemsaabTeam | Property representative |
Our Meat ( Chicken Lamb and beef ) is HMC certified.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59-59A Highcross Street, Leicester LE1 4PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 253 0243
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