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Janaki Indian Cuisine

33 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
+44 121 745 5055
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“curry” (26 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
“naan breads” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food very tasty. Good recommendations form the owner! Friendly locals to have a drink with while you wait for your takeaway!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank laurnaomis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a Saturday night with some friends. Never been before and was looking forward to it as reviews were good. Place is small but nicely decorated and we were seated quickly. They didn’t have many staff on which meant you waited a while...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FamilyTravellerUK01
314janakii, Manager at Janaki Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for your feedback although we are sorry that you did not fully enjoy your dining experience with us. I am glad you enjoyed our service and ambiance. We are happy to adjust dishes where possible if you advise us when dining....More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Four of us dined at Janaki mid week.... The serving staff was very pleasant and the food was freshly cooked. It was very tasty and well presented. However I felt that the portion sizes were not as generous as other equivalent Indian restaurants and they...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CMW009
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Just returned home from Janaki restaurant, what amazing flavours and was told all fresh produce, so for all you people looking for less calories, this is a place to enjoy a tasty meal.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pstephens2nd
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

I'm in Solihull about once a month and this is convenient to my usual hotel, but that's not why I go. The food is excellent, as is the service. There is good variety on the menu, ranging from very mild to moderately hot, and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank davidharcourt
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic meal at Janaki on Sunday night. The food was delicious and we were served with a smile by the attentive staff. There were 14 of us, kids and adults, and we all thoroughly enjoyed the dishes served. It was also really...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank foodandsun454
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and i have eaten in Indian restaurants all over the world including India and this is definitely one of the best in the world. Fantastic food, service and exquisite decor. My only regret is that I wish we had gone sooner. This is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Balewali K
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We're new to the area and tried this place out. Bhuna was tasteless and contained incredibly dry chicken, same story with the butter chicken that was 90% cream. The worst Indian cuisine I've ever experienced. It should be noted that we had a takeaway, however...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nathan O
Janaki I, Owner at Janaki Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

We're sorry to hear you felt your dining experience wasn't an amazing one, as it is for almost all of our guests. Let me explain to all of our trip advisor members that when you placed an order we gave a time frame of 25...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

After reading some rave reviews online (namely Facebook) we booked a table quite last minute. On our arrival the restaurant was busy with two large groups and several smaller tables. Our table was not ready straight away which was not a problem and we were...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Rhian2610
Janaki I, Owner at Janaki Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Dear Rhian, Many thanks for taking the time to let us know about your dining experience. Sorry to hear you weren't 100% satisfied; your experience is at odds with what we hear from almost all of our other guests, so we know we get it...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Visited Janaki Restaurant more than 3 times ,I absolutely loved the food, fresh cooked ingredients with a rich taste. Nice and relaxing atmosphere, staff very nice and friendly and the Owner is Lovely. I highly recommend and would definitely say this is a restaurant you...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank flop91
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Julie M
30 January 2016|
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Its open on sunday now..and there is offer on sunday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Main Street | Dickens Heath, Solihull B90 1UB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull
  • Phone Number: +44 121 745 5055
  • E-mail
Welcome to Janaki. "A pinch of perfection, dash of distinction and a sprinkle of sophistication. The perfect world of Indian cuisine"` Our philosophy is to provide fresh tasting quality food in modern surroundings. Our menu is inspired by the exotic and extraordinary regional tastes and flavours of India, providing exciting flavour and texture combinations. We use two traditional grill styles to prepare our food, the Tandoor (really hot clay oven) and Tava (searing and gridding on a very hot plate). We also cook our dishes in vegetable oil rather than ghee meaning a healthier and lighter curry experience than you would have at many other restaurants. Our highly experienced and dedicated Chef prepares fresh and fragrant food, combining tantalising tastes from bold use of flavours with delectable results. Our menu is complemented by an excel-lent wine list that has been chosen especially to suit India food. Please note that the Restaurant is available for private functions and we also offer our catering service at a venue of your choice.
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