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Indian Empress

Asian, Contemporary, Balti, Eastern European, Halal
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71 Binley Road | binley road, Coventry CV3 1HU, England
+44 24 7610 1616
05:00 - 00:00
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I ordered a chicken balti vindaloo and it was disgusting. There was no flavour to it. No effort put into it. Looked like there were just frozen chicken pieces thrown in. The sauce looked like actual baby food. The naan was dry and undercooked. I ordered teh food around ten to 5 and specified I won't be picking it until... More 

1 Thank Preet K
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

the food here is not your normal Indian food for the English but full on tasty Indian food the way they cook it at home . very tasty and authentic

Thank Dave H
Coventry, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Been here on several occasions now and it never disappoints. Food is authentic, hot and generous. One of the best in Coventry. Delivery is also fast even on a busy Saturday night.

Thank Becki Lee Alfie T
Coventry, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Chicken curry & chicken madras were excellent tasty and plenty of chicken. Naan bigger than most and couldn't finish them. Poppadoms crisp and tasty. Will definitely use again!

Thank Karen G
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Ordered a takeaway. Prompt delivery and food arrived hot. Lovely curry, peswari nan, bombay potatoes and onion bargie. Huge portions, enough for 3. Reasonably priced.

1 Thank F7882DVrebeccam
Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We used this takeaway fairly regularly until recently as we used to live just around the corner. The food was always lovely and very good value. The staff were also very friendly, it was always nice to chat with them when collecting an order. Since we have moved house we have tried our local which has been a real disappointment... More 

Thank esr2505
Coventry, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Arrived on time stated. Very friendly service, nice food, reasonably priced. Wife and I would recommend.

Thank mark a
Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

This takeaway came highly recommended from a friend and I asked for extra menus for future reference and to dish out in our village ...I ordered a takeaway at 8.25 tonight and being told it would be an hour I still agreed I then phoned at 10.05 to say just forget it as I had gone beyond the hunger and... More 

3 Thank charliebhoy78
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2015

We used this place quite regularly and the food was always really good. Itwas one of my favorite takeaways . howver it appears to have had a refurbishment and got new chef's . it's reasonably cheap but the food is now average take away standard . a little disappointed.

Thank Dcwjones
Uma S, Head chef at Indian Empress, responded to this review

Sorry about ur experience, I m not cooking there any more, I m working on a new place, where u can still have the old authentic Indian & southindian food, pls follow us on FB, uma's Indian empress, Thanks Uma s Chef More 

West Midlands, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Ordered from here over the phone and it arrived two hours late! Despite the fact that we only live less than two miles away from the establishment. Made a number of calls to the management who did not apologise or show any concern whatsoever. The food arrived cold; had a lamb korma the sauce was extremely thick and lacked lamb... More 

1 Thank Lawrence B
Uma S, Previous owner at Indian Empress, responded to this review

Hi sir, thanks for ur review, sorry u didn't enjoy the food, unfortunately u have reviewed on the wrong page, if it was from 71 binley road, pls leave ur review on Indian empress Balti, sorry about the confusion, Thanks Uma The chef More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 13
Asian, Contemporary, Balti, Eastern European, Halal
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
05:00 - 00:00
05:00 - 00:00
05:00 - 00:00
05:00 - 00:00
05:00 - 00:00
05:00 - 00:00
05:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Binley Road | binley road, Coventry CV3 1HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7610 1616
We have the best food around and an atmosphere to match. Our recipes are authentic and time-tested. The ingredients are always fresh. The result is a menu that bursts with flavour.

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