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Mem saab

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357-359 Wellingborough Rd, Northampton NN1 4EU, England
+44 1604 630214
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent authentic Indian food. There is plenty of choice with Sunday buffet hot freshly baked naan. The friendly warm and welcoming staff. I missed them now they are no longer in Bedford. The food so good they now going to cater for my family wedding our guest will not be disappointed. Keep up the great work.

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Thank Vimla R
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being Indian I don't like going to Indian restaurants that often. Over the years I've been to Memsaab in Northampton on numerous occasions and was starting to get bored with their decor and the menu. Nothing seemed to change. Went in October with some friends who'd never been to Memsaab but wanted to give it a go. I was slightly... More 

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Upton
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the restaurant recommended to us by a member of staff in the hotel we were staying in. From the moment we walked in we we're most impressed. The service was excellent throughout and the food was excellent. As visitors to the area we were made welcome by the staff members who showed genuine interest in where we were from.... More 

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Sutton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Down from Lincolnshire, I think for the third or fourth time here with family that rate this curry house. Unfortunately it's not my cup of tea, hasn't changed much over last few years, visually or culinary wise. I had asked for what was supposed to be a medium Chicken Jalfrazi (which wasn't on menu) but found it very spicy &... More 

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Thank Cheekyb33
Northampton, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Mem Saab used to be one of my favourites; however, after a few off times, I kind of went off it. Last week I went back for the first time in a while and, to be honest, I was taken aback by the look. The refurb looks awesome, and we were greeted with a very warm welcome! After getting some... More 

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Thank Nhamp26
Northampton, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Went here on an office night out. Started next door & were shown into the 'new' lounge. Didn't have long to wait till shown to our table. Nice booth opposite the bar. Food was prompt & nicely presented. All dishes were delicious. No complaints from anyone. Pleasant staff & great service. Was all so good I returned the following week!!

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Thank Midlandsmum63
United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I took my family to dine at Memsaab. I must say that it was spacious and there were lots of staff around. However, I am not impressed. It was not Fine Dinning at all. All the dishes were oily and even the portions were too small. There were very pieces of lamb word with lots of thick sauce.

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Thank irameshleo
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94 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Visited on a Monday evening, booked a table but there was space available if I had not done so but booking advisable. Staff very friendly and seated in lounge area and offered drinks whilst deciding on choices. Good drinks menu, wine and cocktails including non alcoholic. Food was well presented and well cooked, menu choice was good with variety of... More 

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Thank Sid C
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10 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Maybe I'm spoilt, coming from Birmingham - so many great Indian restaurants. Venue itself looks good but on the night I visited it was cold and smelled of paint. Food lacked any flavour and was overpriced! Shall not be returning.

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Thank dan h
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We went here at our nephew's choice for his birthday. What a lovely atmosphere, made more special by the jazz duo playing quietly in the background. A very stylish looking restaurant with modern decor. And the food? Very good. We had the Sunday buffet and the starters, mains and desserts were all excellent. Particularly try the chilli cod and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$39
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Fusion, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 357-359 Wellingborough Rd, Northampton NN1 4EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 630214

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