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7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
+44 24 7622 2213
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“curry” (61 reviews)
“nan” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited with a group of friends on Sunday evening and the restaurant was not really busy service and food was Excellent and all party enjoyed the food.

Thank RichieC82
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply the food is awesome and the people are even better than the food as they are so friendly and nice. Love that place.

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were visiting Coventry for an event at a local venue. The Akbar was directly opposite the hotel in which we were residing for the night. The restaurant was extremely busy especially for having been so early (6.30pm) on a Saturday night....More

Thank donnymoor
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Always go here for dinner with the family, the staff are always super friendly and the food is just great.

Thank travellingteapot234
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Visited with 2 colleagues and enjoyed the meal, great lamb chop starter and very tasty curries had by all, £32 per head including 2 pints each, pleasant staff in a large modern restaurant. I would visit again if in the area.

1  Thank Bearsdenbloke
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We ordered poppadoms to start and we were still eating these when they brought out our mains. Partners meal was lovely but I ordered the chicken tikka masala which looked like tomato soup it was so red and was sweet but tasted of nothing. Had...More

1  Thank Lisa N
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Booked a table just a couple of days before, we were shown straight to the table even though it was really busy with many people waiting. We ordered a couple of starters, Bengal fish, prawn puri, onion Bhaji, all really good. There were 6 of...More

1  Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

When we arrived you could tell there was an atmosphere straight away,people were saying they had booked tables for 7 o’clock and now it was 9 o’clock and had not been served with young children, staff were very rude when we asked if we would...More

2  Thank Lauren P
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the hotel and I’m glad we listened. It was busy enough for mid-week but the service was quick and the staff were friendly and welcoming. The restaurant is deceptive from the outside, it’s very spacious inside and has a really...More

2  Thank Sinead H
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We regularly visit family in Coventry and always go to Akbars for the best Indian food. The attention to details and friendliness of the staff is second to none. We can't wait to visit again in a couple of weeks.

2  Thank Lyn H
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4 September 2017|
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Response from Carl P | Reviewed this property |
I would talk to them about what you want. I think they would try to accommodate your needs. For example ordering in advance so all dishes arrive on time. I have been there in a fairly big group of 12. They did their best but... More
17 July 2017|
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Response from Kellie F | Reviewed this property |
We parked just up the road , but it was a Sunday , so easier.
7 November 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7622 2213
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