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The Akash

Sinclair Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8TG, Scotland
+44 1436 674817
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“kebab” (2 reviews)
“take away” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Balti, Eastern European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Sinclair Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8TG, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply the best Indian restaurant in the UK. Not sure if they still do but they used to put take a way meals on the train to Glasgow.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I first was drawn to this Indian restaurant after reading other reviews , and felt the time had come for me to visit , and give it a try . The restaurant is only a stones throw away from Helensburgh Train station ,entry to this...More

1  Thank looking4soulmate2009
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Open space is the meaning of Akash, and you may well believe it too because, although the food was amazing and plentiful, frankly a little on the tepid side but the guy did get lost on route and to be honest I would have wrapped...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I've had a few meals from akash, to say it's hot and miss is about right. Some times the food is fantastic and other times it's not very nice at all. It's also not cheap, the average curry house outside of a city does charge...More

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This premise is closed due to fire damage. But on a previous visit with friends the staff were lazy and obviously did not know about table service. Starter was finished and rather than provide fresh/clean cutlery the took our starter cutlery of the plate and...More

Thank William N
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Not a fan of Curries. But this restaurant is good authentic Indian Restaurant. Friendly and Hospitable staff. Waiters know the kind of food. Especially if you are unsure what to order. Worth visiting if your in Helensburgh. Generous servings.

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 20 December 2015

First time visiting in years and the only thing missing is Dennis. The food is still as good as I remember it. There is a very good selection of dishes and reasonably priced. The restaurant was very quiet, the staff were welcoming. Only negative was...More

Thank Marion C
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Visited here for the first time in about 15 years. Have to say, I will be going back. The food was delicious and a nice temperature. The staff are friendly and welcoming. Price was, was pleasantly surprised. They have various deals and it's worthwhile checking...More

Thank ColinN2412
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

I took a chance and visited the Akash, the first time in a long long while. The standard of food remains the same, very good, but there is no Indian decor to give you that Indian ambience. Its still good food, and you wont go...More

Thank Gold M
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Lovely fresh food at very reasonable prices...their takeaway meal deals are great value...staff are very friendly....

Thank Sandra S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sinclair Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8TG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Helensburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1436 674817
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