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Alishaan

50-51 North Road, Durham DH1 4SF, England
+44 191 370 9180
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“paneer” (5 reviews)
“curry” (21 reviews)
“thali” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
50-51 North Road, Durham DH1 4SF, England
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1 - 10 of 329 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited with my daughter who received a student discount off her food. The choice was extensive and my daughter even chose a dish off menu, but that wasn't a problem. Hot, tasty, pleasant surroundings - we'll be back.

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading other reviews I had high hopes for this place, but I left very disappointed. The waiters were very friendly, and the starters we had were very good, but for a main I ordered one of the chefs specials, and it was so salty...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My second visit to the restaurant and excellent on both occasions. The menu has some unusual dishes and everything tastes very fresh. The waiter even explained about the unique herbs and spices in the dishes.

Thank Jenf1969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First the positives. This is a nice, clean and well-presented Indian restaurant that makes great use of the space at its disposal. In addition, the waiting staff are friendly and the service is great. The really big letdown was the food. Now, don't get me...More

1  Thank Kannahaklihha
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Good quality food, nicely presented. Friendly staff. Enjoyable evening. I can say I will be back, thank you

Thank David E
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Food was not as good as many other similar restaurants that I have used. Service was ok but nothing special. Would not bother with this place again - many others to choose from

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We telephoned a week in advance to book but when we arrived they had no record of our booking. We were found a table within 15 minutes even though it was very busy with walk ins. Extensive menu. We ordered poppadums and pickles to start....More

Thank L T
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Very good food with a good selection from the menu. Friendly staff who did not rush you. Felt full and content after only having a main course.

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Recently visited Alishaan's with friends. It's so relaxing, spacious & spotlessly clean. The staff are second to none, make you feel welcome & special. It's a good feeling Indian Restaurant. We all chose different main meals, all came piping hot & delicious, very tasty. A...More

Thank Local C
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Second time we have eaten here as a couple. Food is lovely, the place is spotless and the staff friendly. Never felt rushed on a Saturday night.

Thank FoundIt2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50-51 North Road, Durham DH1 4SF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 370 9180
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