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The Balti

) #6 of 21 Restaurants in Matlock Bath $$ - $$$ Indian, , Asian
256 Dale Road, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NT, England
+44 1629 55069
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“balti” (92 reviews)
“curries” (18 reviews)
“naan bread” (15 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
256 Dale Road, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On holiday in cromford recently decided to give the Balti a whirl I ordered a lamb Balti and my husband had a biryani Ihave to say the food was delicious and definitely one of the best indian meals we have had but unfortunately what spoiled...More

Thank sloopydog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our friends introduced us to this place as it is one of their favourite places to go - we can see why! Food was really nice and service was excellent too. Only small quibble was that tables are pretty packed in, but I understand they...More

Thank Bec7ky7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

four of us enjoyed a very tasty meal on a Sunday evening. Service was attentive, food nicely served on quality crockery in smart suroundings. Our only disappointment was having to ask the waiter to remove the flowers. The perfume from the oriental lillies was incredibly...More

Thank Rosie1005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found the food quite bland compared to our usual restaurant. Disgusted that they cleared the table while one of our party was still eating. Giving warm flannels and three different mints with the bill doesn't justify what they charge.

Thank Pat F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We normally just get a take-away curry but went for a family meal out instead. The atmosphere in the restaurant was friendly and low key but the food was absolutely brilliant, the kids ate everything and then some and the staff were so nice. It...More

1  Thank Kate C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very awkward with staff constantly looking over your shoulder they was never more than a few foot away just all stood watching you eat. Food was average

1  Thank beth w
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Me and 3 friends ordered a takeaway as we have done in the past. Delicious meal on Saturday evening but it's now Monday and I'm still suffering after having a bland korma. Sickness mainly and stomach cramps

1  Thank Tamsin D
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Absolute disgrace worse curry I've ever had had a take away today Bombay potato chicken madras naan potatoes rock solid raw onions madras tiny pieces of chicken bland shocking taste one mouthful we chucked it away Sunday teatime not 1 person in that says it...More

Thank goodloo
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Fantastic food very welcoming and very polite staff made the evening wonderful keep up the good work .

1  Thank mikey28
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Ate in the restaurant first time. Food very tasty and well presented. Not as spicy as expected but the restaurant brought fresh green chillies to add some more heat. Served everything quite quickly so ask if you want some time between courses otherwise your meal...More

1  Thank joandlilo
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they deliver? Thanks in advance...
1 April 2017|
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Response from thetwoalis | Reviewed this property |
Yes but only small radius of about 5miles
Laura H
Are babies welcome?
4 January 2017|
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Response from macclesfieldgourmand | Reviewed this property |
I don't see a reason why babies wouldn't be welcome. The guys who run the place are very friendly. My grandchildren have been going with their parents since they were toddlers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Dale Road, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Matlock Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 55069
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