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140 Wilmslow Road, Handforth, England
+44 1625 535888
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (11 reviews)
“poppadoms” (14 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
140 Wilmslow Road, Handforth, England
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

As you enter the restaurant it has a welcoming atmosphere and bar and subtle lighting, beautifully and tastefully decorated with a lovely combination of red and creme chairs accompanying neat and well presented tables. Straightaway the feeling is this restaurant is of a scrupulously clean...More

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Just come back from there for a friends birthday meal. 3 of us. Excellent. Great food, great service, I thought great price. Glad didn't make the mistake of ordering a rice each and a naan each, as you sometimes do. We had poppadoms to start,...More

1  Thank Neil W
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I keep coming back to this lovely restaurant simply because it's the best Handforth. Don’t be fooled by it's humble exterior, it's a hidden gem inside. Greeted always by the smiling Enam, he is someone who has a passion for food and will recommend the...More

Thank J_Berrywater
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This restaurant has been our best for years, the staff are amazing nothing is too much for them..the service is quick and the food we can not fault..all my family visit this restaurant when we celebrate birthdays etc even the youngest wanted to go here...More

2  Thank jak632016
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I have been a regular at The Dilshad for quite some time now and I cannot fault the food nor the service. Every visit has been exceptional, with culinary excellence and fantastic service. I have tried many of their dishes, all of which are fantastic....More

9  Thank RizShab
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Popped in by myself on Tuesday hoping to take advantage of their special offer. I was advised all tables were booked and the special menu wasn't available for a takeaway. No problem, I ordered a takeaway. The mixed starters were excellent and I also had...More

2  Thank Keith M
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

The pappadoms were warm and crisp, the chutneys were fresh. My vegetable pakora was served piping hot. Beautifully done. Mains - I had Lamb Madras. Perfect. Nice and spicy hot but not stupidly so. Lamb was tender with no gristle. Lovely. Pillau rice was hot...More

3  Thank Pelham-Martyn
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Me and a group of friends went down for the Tuesday night special and the food and service was good as always. Nevertheless, the evening was spoiled by another table who were celebrating a birthday. Now obviously a little bit of laughter and joviality is...More

1  Thank Jack G
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I enjoyed my meal, but my husband was not so keen. Seems to be a fairly popular eatery, which does takeaway too.

2  Thank HMSMUM
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We were staying at a local airport hotel and rather than eat in we decided to try the Dilshad. We were not disappointed. The place is clean, the staff efficient and the choice of food was good. We only had one course, but the portion...More

1  Thank MuncherJ
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1 March 2017|
Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
Yes but you need to book as it's usually packed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Wilmslow Road, Handforth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Handforth
  • Phone Number: +44 1625 535888
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