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Mughli Charcoal Pit

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
30 Wilmslow Road | Rusholme, Manchester M14 5TQ, England
+44 161 248 0900
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“butter chicken” (54 reviews)
“curry” (159 reviews)
“pani puri” (14 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
30 Wilmslow Road | Rusholme, Manchester M14 5TQ, England
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1 - 10 of 843 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived for an early meal with our millions of children (4) in tow. We had a friendly greeting and a reasonably comfortable table (I didn't love our view onto the random lean-to) and, after ordering, then the food started arriving and so much of...More

2  Thank Justine G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there recently with colleagues after work. We waited quite a bit to order, then waited over an hour for the food to arrive - one by one.. I have some food allergies and I was asking the waiter about options without this certain ingredient...More

Thank JellyFairy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a meal here last night, brilliant place and the food was amazing. The only reason it's a 4* review is the starters arriving at different times (one of us had finished before the other came) the restaurant was quite cold and a lot...More

Thank DannyManta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Busy on a Wednesday. 5 stars? Well, been a while since I had this good curry meal. Might just be top 5 ever in fact. Good service Had plate with various. Tasty. Lamb for mains (NIHARI) The sauce was fantastic! Made the whole meal for...More

1  Thank BarmannSam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

perfect atmosphere and food...music a little too loud but really worth it. is our go to indian place.

Thank Carlotbos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here as it was highy rated. Its a casual street food type place. We had a nice welcome and a good table. The food is unusual and we ordered lots of dishes to share. The food was good. The broccolli was excellent. Lots of...More

Thank noXinespresso
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of three adults and two teenagers looking for a meal on a busy Saturday night. We visited Murghli and were warmly welcomed and immediately led to a table even though the restaurant was busy. The staff were attentive and drinks and...More

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So visited this on a Saturday night about 11:30pm, wasn't busy at all, but the road is with rude boys driving around in rented cars lol, so parking can be difficult.  The food is just average, maybe abit below, veg & non veg. Not very...More

Thank jagzy999
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great night Not your normal curry fare But don't let that put you off The food here was incredible The staff were brilliant and helped explain the more unusual dishes The atmosphere good all adding up to a really nice birthday night

Thank mikekidd
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I normally stay away from Rusholme when it comes to Indian food - but my mind was changed after my sister booked us for dinner here. The food was excellent, not too much choice (which is always good), service was ok, would recommend. It is...More

Thank Kaz E
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Questions & Answers
4 August 2017|
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Response from Haz A | Property representative |
Hey JayTee, there are a number of pay & display car parks around Rusholme with limited spaces so, depending on the time of your visit, they can get quite congested! The largest of them is directly behind the restaurant and... More
Margaret D
11 November 2015|
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Response from Jill B | Reviewed this property |
What is your question
20 December 2014|
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Response from Haz A | Property representative |
Just out of interest, you say "not many great reviews", but from TA's count, it reads: 245 Excellent 133 Very Good 53 Average 52 Poor to Average No restaurant wil l ever be perfect but they're some pretty good odds!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 10:15 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 12:15 am
4:00 pm - 12:15 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Wilmslow Road | Rusholme, Manchester M14 5TQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 248 0900
  • E-mail
The Mughli Restaurant + Charcoal Pit is a family-run restaurant serving home-style Mughlai cuisine since 1991. Recently voted as 'One of Manchester's Best Restaurants' by the Telegraph, the restaurant was also featured on Nigel Slater's show on the BBC and has had visits from sports personalities as well as the Prime Minister himself. The restaurant features a 'Refreshment Room' waiting area and a fully licensed cocktail bar, with the main restaurant set around an open charcoal pit and tandoori clay oven.
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