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Shilam Indian Restaurant

Station Buildings Alexandra Road, Aberystwyth SY23 1LH, Wales
+44 1970 615015
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Station Buildings Alexandra Road, Aberystwyth SY23 1LH, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered a takeaway last night for me and the wife.After a hours wait it arrived, It was brought to the front door in a carrier bag,when I opened the onion baji starters they were cold,and the currys were barely warm,also the naan bread was...More

Thank Darrin C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Used to really like Shilam but the last 2 or 3 takeaways that I've ordered have had really long delivery times (way beyond what they said). The food has also been of poor quality - oily and not tasting good. Might be different eating in...More

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I have been here many times when staying in Aberystwyth. It is always good bright & modern, the best I have found in the town after trying others. food spot on as is service & prices about the average you would expect to pay. Parking...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Our first time here and the menu is extensive to say the least. We passed by the obvious 'standard' curries and went for the dishes we've not seen before. I have no idea how the geography of these dishes differs from the norm but they...More

Thank Leezy22
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We visit Aberystwyth twice a year & always eat at Shilam, because we know we're guaranteed a warm, friendly welcome & a delicious meal in relaxed, comfortable surroundings. We always ask for the waiter's recommendations for the set meal option & they never fail to...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

On visiting Aberystwyth we tried the Shilam and we were both really impressed. Lovely friendly staff found us a table straight away. The food was amazing. My husband then spilt his pint all over the table so they moved us along to the next free...More

Thank Brelos
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Have had a couple of great take aways when I've come to visit my boyfriend at Aberystwyth uni. Always great food

Thank Amber G
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

8 of us turned up and chanced it without a booking at 6.45pm and were greeted warmly. Could we wait 2 minutes to rearrange table! The menu had a few twists to make it more enjoyable for ordering. We were quickly asked for our drinks...More

Thank WPritchard
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to the Shilam for several years and it has become a firm favourite. Unfortunately the last two visits have been disappointing. The curries have changed from being a tasty thick sauce with succulent chicken to a very oily consistency that caused...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Well for the third time you've managed to make an absolute joke of your service. We've rang an order in of excess of £60 &, with a promise of an hours delivery, it actually arrived, cold & average 2 & 1/2 hours later.. with 2...More

Thank Kerry M
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Chris H
13 March 2015|
Response from mark2105 | Reviewed this property |
I think shilam is still better then light off asia...compare to food and service and oviously light off asia is small restaurent then shilam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Buildings Alexandra Road, Aberystwyth SY23 1LH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 615015
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