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Khyber Tandoori

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116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
+44 116 261 1560
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:00
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West Lothian, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will receive a warm welcome by the restaurant owner and his staff and soon realise that this is a popular restaurant. I was there for a take away and thoroughly enjoyed my meal. We were offered Poppadums and free drinks whilst we waited for our meal - fantastic customer care and very much appreciated. Thank you

Thank Andy L
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Best restaurant ever!! Me and my husband have been going to Kyber every week for the past 4 months! A friend recommended this restaurant and after going there I was so surprised I had never been before. The service is brilliant, the staff are friendly and ever so helpful. The owner also works there and is approachable and always makes... More 

Thank radhikaandpriyan
Leicester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to this restaurant on and off for at least 20 years. I dabble with other great restaurants around Leicester. There's so much choice and competition. I went back to the khyber tonight and I must admit, I forgot just how great it is. Just brilliant as usual

Thank Gazbr
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch today with my colleague from work, the food was really good, the starter , a salad was nice and healthy We also had their wonderful chicken tikka which is juicy and spicy and very tasty, I recommend this starter which we had and posted photo

Thank fhaffar
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

By no means the cheapest, but this is in my opinion the best Indian meal in the county. Great choices, the salad to start is amazing, although the popadums are not the best. Staff Curry is delicious and the vindaloo is a proper vindaloo. Try it.

Thank nicksansome
Level Contributor
32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Been going to the Khyber on and off for years and albeit bit more expensive than your average ( about £20 per head for starters/mains etc) + drinks) is always good and highly recommended. Owned and run by two brothers, the chef and Dinesh at front of house. Dinesh remembers regular customers although he knew who I was a few... More 

Thank Gmglcfc
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The food in this restaurant was amazing. Freshly cooked. The decor is basic but the food more than compensates. We had chilli paneer, lamb tikka masala and chicken Kashmir with pilau rice and chapatis. The service was 5 star as so friendly. Will be visiting again.

Thank Lorraine H
Leicester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I love my food hot and they made sure it was, with fresh ingredients not just a load of chilli powder. Very tasty and excellent, sincere and friendly service.

1 Thank 1962Chubby
Sutton Bonington, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Visit this restaurant if you want real Indian food. Dinesh and his team produce a warm welcome and great food every time I go there. I have tried my own selections as well as recommendations from dinesh ad everything is finely cooked with spices and fresh ingredients. So good I am taking the whole company there for our Christmas party.

Thank Brendan D
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Visited after a long time, did not disappoint, food was really tasty and excellent service. We will be back very soon.

1 Thank Jayshree L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$41
Indian, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 5ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 261 1560

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?