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Shimla Spice Restaurant & Takeaway

45 Church Street, Burnley BB11 2DW, England
+44 1282 426786
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (42 reviews)
“family naan” (12 reviews)
“naan breads” (13 reviews)
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
Indian, Asian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Balti, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Church Street, Burnley BB11 2DW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I am in Burnley on business, so I was excited to have a great Curry, there was the Aroma, or over the road the Shimla Spice which claims on the window "Best chef 2018, best team 2018" well it has to be good doesn't it?...More

Thank Adventurer803305
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on Halloween with a friend.Made very welcome,(only good point).Weasked for tea and when it arrived only 1 pot. Took ages for waiter to come and take our order.Popadoms on table but only one sauce ?.Asked for more water for the teapot and when it...More

Thank Arthur W
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Lovely place food really nice staff are all professional really good location ordered food took 20 mins to arrive lovely hot and cooked lovely highly recommend

Thank David P
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Just got back from this restaraunt and had to leave a review. I love Indian food and I have tried many Indian restaurants, this is definately up there in top 5. Ordered Lamb Karih, Shimla mixed starter, pilau rice and garlic naan. It was so...More

Thank 579munas
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The food and service is brilliant. You must book, as it's always very busy. Also take your own booze.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Nice setting food very good service can be slow if very busy. Massive nann breads and very tasty curries.

Thank steven d
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The customer service is brilliant but the food is terrible. The quality has so far dropped that past 5 times (not by my choice) I’ve been I’ve had a bad stomach. Quality of food needs to be improved otherwise this place will close.

Thank Wajed I
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The food took an extreme amout of time to arrive n when it did it was cold if you want a good experience dont bother ordering from here.the portions were also extreamly small compared to previous orders. This used to be my favouritev resteruant but...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I came to Burnley for the weekend with a work colleague, we had walked past this restaurant the night before and saw it looked good. The following night we came here and I’m very glad we did. It’s very nicely decorated, and although we didn’t...More

Thank joeyhey
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We attended on Saturday a party of 6 I asked for a curry that wasn’t on the menu the waiter directed me to a different named but same tasting curry so I ordered that Then another waiter came over and told us no bananas so...More

Thank Selina C
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10 September 2018|
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Response from Grahame S | Reviewed this property |
i do believe you can and also theres no corkage charge
Louise F
2 April 2017|
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Response from Essexbarber | Reviewed this property |
There's a car park nearby about 2 minutes away. And no disabled access as far as I could see.
9 July 2016|
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Response from Catherine G | Reviewed this property |
to be honest I do not know your best bet is to ring and ask
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 6 - USD 26
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Church Street, Burnley BB11 2DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Burnley
  • Phone Number: +44 1282 426786
  • E-mail
Direct from the Curry capital of Britain, Bradford, we present you the award winning Shimla Spice now here in Burnley. One branch in Bradford and One Branch in Keighley now they have opened it's third branch here in Burnley Lancashire. Providing Delicious Asian, A 5 Star Service, An a Unforgettable Atmosphere, This restaurant is a must try for all curry lovers in Lancashire.
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