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The Shalimar

Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
+44 1629 735999
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As it happened, The Shalimar was the closest Indian restaurant to where we were staying for a week in Beeley, so we thought that we would give it a try. The food, the service and the staff were just fantastic. They gave recommendations on which...More

Thank Ray_Ingram
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review and I am so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday in Beeley and chose to dine with us one evening. I really appreciate the 5 stars you have given for food service and staff and have passed your comments...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

good food, good service, good surroundings but not cheap,provides for the tourist trade expensive but not fine diningMore

Thank 406gentn
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

Good food good service and good surroundings all come at a price and compared to other restaurants in the area we are more than competitive and provide excellent value and quality . I thank you for your comments and look forward to your next visit...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We picked here because of all the TripAdvisor reviews and were not disappointed. The atmosphere is welcoming and the food is of a high standard... very tasty, with reasonable prices. Service is quick and staff are very friendly and helpful . Helping with my choice...More

Thank Michm15
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

Am so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us at the Shalimar and enjoyed the dish I recommended. Thank you for your fantastic comments and we all look forward to seeing you again soon at the restaurant for another enjoyable evening.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my elderly father to the Shalimar while we were on holiday in Derbyshire. Dad's favourite food is Indian and he said it was the best meal he ever had. I also loved what I had. And best of all, the service was wonderful...More

Thank Sue D
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review I hope that you had a lovely holiday in the Peak District and thank you for choosing to dine with us whilst you were here. We look forward to seeing you and your father again when you next visit...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic experience at The Shalimar . The food was 1st class as was the service from all the staff. It was our wedding anniversary and there was a congratulations card waiting for us at the table on arrival and after the meal...More

Thank michael k
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post your excellent review we are so pleased that you enjoyed your wedding anniversary meal with us at the restaurant we love it when people come to us to celebrate special occasions and allow us to take part. The...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our third visit to this excellent restaurant. We have always had great food on each of our visits. We have two grandsons who both love Indian cuisine and believe me they both have great appetites. There is always plenty of food, no matter...More

Thank Steve S
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

What praise indeed thank you so much I have passed your comments onto Shak and the rest of the team who all look forward to your next visit to the restaurant for another memorable dining experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food. Great service. Take away even carried out to the car for us. We will be back. Thanks

Thank SeasideJD
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

Great review thank you so much maybe you will try a meal in the restaurant soon and sample the more comprehensive menu that we offer. Look forward to seeing you.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Passed here many times but decided to pop in tonight. What an ace decision as the meal was FANTASTIC and the staff could not have made our stay any better. Well worth the trip from Bolsover. Thanks a million and look forward to the next...More

Thank John W
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

So glad that you decided to call and see us when you were passing and enjoyed the experience. Thank you for taking time to post your excellent review we look forward to your next visit to the Shalimar.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a pleasurable experience. Great guys, lovely surroundings and great food. Looking forward to our next visit very soon.

Thank Clive52971
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

Great review thank you so much we all really look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good quality food and very good service! Thank you for a lovely meal. Will be back with or without voucher

Thank Tom R
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic comments and we all look forward to your next visit to the Shalimar.

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Michelle B
Does this get busy on a sunday afternoon? I want to go for my birthday but not if we are the only ones in there and it has no atmosphere. Many thanks,
18 May 2016|
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Response from stephen O | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Lunchtime is usually reasonably busy
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Kay W
Hi, could any body tell me wether you accommodate vegans as well as vegetarians? Thank you.
12 May 2016|
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Response from AlwaysDriveSafely | Reviewed this property |
Please do contact the Restaurant as the Staff will answer your question and supply any additional information you request. Food is freshly cooked and if the Staff are told you have a particular allergy or dislike for... More
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jamalakadon
Is it halal ?
14 February 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 735999
  • E-mail