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DosaExpress

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19 Copson Street | Withington, Manchester M20 3HE, England
+44 161 434 4494
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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London
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Best dosa and dahi puri I've had for a long time. Great value too. Shame I didn't find earlier. Thanks

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1 Thank SlackNick
Manchester, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After having written a good review for Bundobust in the city centre, I thought I should write an even better one for Dosa Express as this is clearly the best Indian in Manchester for authentic street food. This is the place I compared bundobust to- and I would rather visit here by a mile. Large dosas, fantastic flavours and friendly... More 

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1 Thank sadierocks
Manchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

A nice place where you can enjoy nice Indian food and South Indian cuisine... Very few such places in Manchester!!! The food is reasonably priced, they accept cash only.

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Thank supneet
Hale, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Just had lunch here today. Nice South Indian food. No frills just good idlis and dosas. Parking isn't always easy but cost of food is very reasonable. £25 for 4 of us including a tip.10% discount for NHS staff.

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2 Thank samirs64
Reading, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Had a fab meal. Asked waiter for recommendations and it was just divine. Would highly recommend this understated haven of deelishousness. £3.50 for a large glass of sav b. The cauliflower dosa was quite the nicest dish I've had in a long time xxx

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2 Thank Margaret M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Possibly the best Indian food I've ever had! We had the Manchurian gobi, masala dosa and a selection of curries - all of them were absolutely delicious. Great service and cheap drinks.

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2 Thank Henry M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

Simply, it is superb! We ordered onion rava dosa, chapatti, chettinad chicken, chicken 65 and chicken biriyani; All dishes served in time, they are authentic and had great aroma...can't fault it. The service was great, the prices are reasonable, however the interior could have been bit better. Otherwise, if you want to enjoy an authentic South Indian recipie, this is... More 

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Thank nrkzone
Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Cheap, affordable, tasty. Idli and dosa are amazing. Gobi manchurian is also excellent at all times.

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1 Thank elbecuardo69
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

We went yesterday for dinner, the staff was very nice and friendly, the ambient was excellent, not too busy but not quiet. Absolutely great food! Thanks guys

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Thank BEATRIZ C
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Mr Hamza and Rizwan are best people. We really love their excellent and authentic cuisine . The background music is v soothing and elegant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Copson Street | Withington, Manchester M20 3HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 434 4494
Description
DosaXpress was established in 2009 and ever since we have been serving South Indian Specialties to the joy of all our patrons. We are the pure South Indian Restaurant in Manchester. Our Manchester branch is situated in 19,Copson Street, Withington. We specialize in South Indian Cuisine, both Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian dishes. Our up-market South Indian menu varieties such as the 40 different types of Dosa's and the tantalising Chettinadu regional specialties are unique to us. Our experienced and qualified Chefs could produce every dish to your fullest satisfaction. All our chefs were trained in India. Head chef comes from metropolitan Chennai, which is the capital city of Tamil Nadu, situated on the southeast coast of India. The aroma and flavor of our dishes are natural and delighting since we do not use any artificial flavors. The spices and ingredients are selected with utmost care and every dish is freshly made to ensure your indulgence in healthy eating. We also proudly announce our new branch in Manchester. We owe this growth to our customers, for their continued patronage and support. We hope our distinction will help your selection and look forward to serving you in our Restaurant.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?