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73-83 Liverpool Road | Deansgate, Manchester M3 4NQ, England
+44 161 834 8444
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“naan bread” (246 reviews)
“curry” (235 reviews)
“family naan” (74 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
73-83 Liverpool Road | Deansgate, Manchester M3 4NQ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Really enjoyable visit on this occasion, great service and fantastic flavours. Visited on a Saturday evening - didn't get to the restaurant till gone 10. The place was buzzing and we had a fabulous evening - it's back to its best

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me get one thing straight I love Akbars the food is great! However if you call for a takeout they will leave you hanging on the phone for ages. It's really annoying I'd rather they just said sorry we are to busy to take...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: - Great flavours in the curries. - Good value for money. - Good menu choice, not too overly complicated. - Naan bread still iconically large, very happy with this! - Waiters' service was pretty fast considering how busy it was. - Clever paging system...More

Thank steve_d_fb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends on Friday night. First impression was not very good as we had to wait more than an hour to get a table. When we finally were seated, the drinks menu was lacking. The waiting staff seemed to be extremely busy but when...More

Thank Ewelina P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Planned to arrive at 6:30 pm, but several of the group were late. By the time they arrived it was very busy and we were not called until nearly 8:00 pm. Prompt service so we were eating by 8:15. Food was good, poppadoms and pickle,...More

Thank UK_Skier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not much of a review really We had a booking for 10 people at 7 o'clock...715 still stood waiting in a crowd like at a football match We'd asked the lady on the reception twice about our table ....2mins was the reply both times 720...More

Thank stinkernstinker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been twice in the last month and it hasn't been the best experience on either occasion. We have been going to Akbars for years and have always considered it to be the best Indian restaurant in Manchester. We have a couple of good...More

2  Thank Colin_and_Gilly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here on more than 10 occasions. Literally love it. Firstly food is always fantastic. From their sweet Kormas to the more spicy Madras, the portions are large and so delicious! You must get their naan bread, wait and see what they are like!...More

Thank Tom Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Told that table would be 20 mins as given a buzzer but chased up after 30 mins and told to go straight through and there was a few tables and we were only a two, there was nobody else waiting. Poppodums and dips excellent, especially...More

1  Thank Broadie74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place,although off the main area of Deansgate, is well worth the extra walk. The food was delicious and the service was great, lovely staff couldn't do enough for us. The ambience was perfect for a romantic meal with my husband.

Thank Tina H
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Response from katie220285 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do take bookings I'm afraid.... but tables move really quickly there
7 March 2016|
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Response from Shabir H | Property representative |
Thank You all for being so kind to answer the question. We do not have dedicated parking for the Manchester restaurant but there is easily available street parking nearby.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 31
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 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 - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73-83 Liverpool Road | Deansgate, Manchester M3 4NQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 834 8444
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