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The Shalimar

Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
+44 1629 735999
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (162 reviews)
“cake” (64 reviews)
“poppadoms” (60 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Been to the Shalimar restaurant a few times now food always excellent and the waiters are very helpful. Nothing is to much trouble, would recommend the restaurant

Thank Modelboat
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Superb review thank you so much for taking the time to post your comments on TripAdvisor. I have passed your praise on to the rest of the team and we all look forward to seeing you again for another enjoyable evening's meal at the Shalimar

Reviewed 5 days ago

we have visited the Shalimar on several occasions in the last 4 years and we are never disappointed !!!. GREAT service and GREAT food . ... and we are always made very welcome

Thank Annie M
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow what a great review thank you so much for sharing your experience with other TripAdvisor members. We all look forward to your future visits long may they continue. Once again thank you for your great review .

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really friendly, helpful staff and the food for the 12 of us was excellent. Service was quick and efficient.

Thank Mike H
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great review thank you very much for taking the time to post your comments and share them with TripAdvisor members So pleased that you all enjoyed your evening meal with us and look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent three course meal. It was reasonably priced and the service was excellent - both courteous and efficient. The food was beautifully cooked, well presented, tasty and ample in quantity.More

Thank Gerald T
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post you fantastic review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your evening meal with us and everything was to your satisfaction. We hope to see you again very soon for another memorable evening with us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only eaten here once but often have a takeaway when I'm visiting my partner. Food is amazing service is quick and food always hot when arrives. Never disappointed with the Lamb Bhuna I order.More

Thank Chloemacdonld
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so pleased that you are fully satisfied with the food and service we provide thank you for your great review and for posting it on TripAdvisor. We all look forward to maybe seeing you more often in the restaurant when you visit your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often drive over from Buxton to eat at the Shalimar. It's a great Indian restaurant with a varied menu, delicious food and warm, friendly service. We normally eat from the specials menu and have yet to find a dish we haven't enjoyed. The quality...More

Thank JohnBuxton
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your superb review on TripAdvisor.We really look forward to your visits and hopefully they will continue for a long time to come. I have passed your praise on to the rest of the team who like myself...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had not been to the Shalimar for a few years and went with my daughter early on a Saturday evening. The Poppadoms and Pickle tray were good, but the meal really came alive with the Fish Pakora starter. Mains were excellent with a good...More

Thank John W
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Well thank you for your superb review that you have kindly posted on Trip Advisor. We are all so pleased that after not seeing you for a while you joined us again at the Shalimar and had a great evening. I hope that we will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second review of the Shalimar, (with several visits in between). We came on a Sunday evening and had a great meal. The food was as good as ever with plenty of king prawns in one of the main dishes. The service is...More

Thank Jane E
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your second fantastic review I am so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us again . We all try exceptionally hard to make sure that everything we do is top quality and judging by your comments we are achieving this .We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

staff are friendly and make you feel welcome .food is very good .and staff will help you chose the right food

Thank sarahjanedavid
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your evening and thank you for your great review. We all look forward to seeing you again for another enjoyable dining experience at the Shalimar .

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This evening the shalimar delivered us a fabulous Indian buffet for my sons birthday... we had a great selection of starters & mains at a good price.. the food was red hot even though we live a good drive away.The portions were massive. Thank you...More

Thank swainston0dy
The_Shalimar_DD, Owner at The Shalimar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am so pleased that you enjoyed your buffet that we delivered to you for your sons birthday. Thank you so much for sharing your experience with others Trip Advisor members and giving us an excellent review. Look forward to seeing at the restaurant for...More

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Michelle B
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Response from stephen O | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Lunchtime is usually reasonably busy
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Response from AlwaysDriveSafely | Reviewed this property |
Please do contact the Restaurant as the Staff will answer your question and supply any additional information you request. Food is freshly cooked and if the Staff are told you have a particular allergy or dislike for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 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 - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dale Road North | Darley Dale, Matlock DE4 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 735999
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