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Piquant Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Moseley and Kings Heath
Indian, Asian, Balti
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Moseley | 18 St. Marys Row, Birmingham B13 8JG, England
+44 121 249 1216
Today
17:00 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have been relishing indian cuisine for nearly 40 years and without a shadow of a doubt this must be the best quality indian restaurant in birmingham.I have been here many times and i would not even dream of going anywhere else.The service and quality is second to none.Don't forget to try the paneer tika and tarka dahl. Myles.from birmingham.

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Thank Myles T
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Last minute decision to go to Piquant; it was 845pm and rammed, always a good sign in my view. Seated upstairs, brilliant food and service. Keen to revisit soon. Don't miss this one.

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Thank Graham S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Go here as regularly as I can. Has been consistently good for many years. Very friendly great staff. Take aways are excellent as are the in house meals. Tarka Dhal is exceptional!

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1 Thank cormorant9
Solihull, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

I have visited here many times and have not been disappointed, food and service excellent. Very warm welcome from staff and very attentive cannot fault any of our evening. Great that you take your own drinks, very reasonable price for food. This is definitely one of my favourite restaurants.

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1 Thank Sarah M
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here for a birthday and was hoping for good things. I like the bring your own booze concept so hoped the focus would be fully on high quality food I would say it was good, but not amazing quality. Certainly had a lot lot worse. Value was ok too it seemed after splitting our bill Main issue was service.... More 

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2 Thank Matthew L
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I went with my daughter to Piquant's on a very cold night at about 6'ish, so very early, and the restaurant was understandably quiet. The room was lovely and warm and, as another reviewer mentioned, there was some unusual music (for an Asian restaurant) being played quietly in the background. This time it was some beautiful classical pieces. But onto... More 

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2 Thank mumbo2013
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice food, atmosphere (and some quite bizarre but nevertheless interesting music including the original theme from Magnificent Severn). The chicken chilli starter is fantastic as is the sheesh kebab starter, but there are many unusual dishes on the menu. Same with the mains- some house specialities which should be tried. Definitely not to be missed and a very reasonable... More 

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2 Thank DaveSimon
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Taking friends to your favourite restaurant can be risky! Delighted to say that a visit to Piquant in Moseley was excellent as always. Great assortment of food, attentive service and timings just right despite being a Saturday night and every table booked. Food looks fresh, tastes fresh and chef Abdul does a great job. Highly recommended, be back soon.

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2 Thank Graham S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant on a night out. The waiter was helpful, not pushy. The food was very tasty and spicy. We only had one grumble, the portion of rice was very small. We really enjoyed our meal and will return with our own bottle of wine.

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2 Thank Maria W
Birmingham
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I chose to eat at Piquant on the basis of recent good reviews but I won't be repeating the experience - despite the food being rather good. Started off badly when asked 3 times if we wanted poppadums (twice by the same waiter) - and despite saying yes on all occasions they didn't materialise. Asked if we wanted a drink... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:30
Monday
17:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:30
Thursday
17:00 - 23:30
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moseley | 18 St. Marys Row, Birmingham B13 8JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham>  > Moseley and Kings Heath
  • Neighbourhood: Moseley and Kings Heath
  • Phone Number: +44 121 249 1216

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?