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Helal Tandoori

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$$ - $$$
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Mercer Row, Louth LN11 9JG, England
01507 607960
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is good, both of us enjoyed the starters and main course. 4 persons attending tables which one would think would be enough. However, although the meals arrived without much delay; call me old fashioned but nobody checked if the meal was satisfactory once it had been delivered, Two large parties arrived which I believe pushed the restaurant to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All joking apart - Maniq cooked a cracking jalfrezi tonight and the lamb sag, madras hot was a winner. The wedges of lemon and loads of coriander made it perfect. With the dream team of J and T in charge of front of house, nothing was too much trouble. Top food and top banter! Thanks.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a couple of times during the week whilst stopping in Louth with work. Very tasty food with good service.

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2 Thank Richandmanu
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant we eat here weekly. The staff are very friendly. The curry's are the best in Louth, we have tried all of them

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2 Thank Lisa T
Lincolnshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit this Indian once every couple of months and its really nice to be welcomed back each time by the very friendly waiters - they always make the effort to help make your visit there enjoyable. The food is plentiful and tasty. I often stick to the same few dishes, as I don't enjoy dishes that are too spicy... More 

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Lincolnshire
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104 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Having had several oily, nondescript takeaways from the Helal over the years, my wife and I took a chance to eat in their restaurant, first time for around 10 years. Just so much better than the takeaways! Plentiful, tasty portions served by friendly staff and a reasonable price. I had the traditional onion bhaji starter, followed by veg madras, wife... More 

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Louth, Lincolnshire
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233 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Completely empty at 8pm mid week - far too much food and very average. Staff pleasant but the restaurant needs updating and some tlc.

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Lincolnshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Came for xmas day lunch and the food and staff made it a lovely experience for us all including the children , food is always yummy and staff attentive - thank you

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

...though sometimes I wish someone would. The Helal Tandoori (to give its full title) is very much the "old lady" of Indian dining in Louth, established since the mid-80s and is currently better than the other three more recent additions. The restaurant is a little cramped, but the history of the building makes it worthwhile and it does make for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Literally... in the world, having travelled to 3 continents, we have yet to find a better Indian restaurant! + great service + good atmosphere and friendly team + keenly prices food menu + great food which wide choice of curry - wine list is limited - frozen desserts - only serve instant coffee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mercer Row, Louth LN11 9JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Louth
  • Phone Number: 01507 607960

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