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17 - 19 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith EH22 1HD, Scotland
+44 131 663 9800
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (31 reviews)
“poppadoms” (20 reviews)
“lamb” (18 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 - 19 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith EH22 1HD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 619 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant for the first time last week. The staff were great amd really attentive. The food was out of this world. Will definately be going back. Would highly recommend. Well worth a try you won't be disappointed.

Thank Marjorie7474
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my girlfriend and my parents after a trip to Edinburgh. Used to live locally to Dalkeith so knew there were some options for eating out but we tried Itihaas for the first time. We were blown away with the service from the staff...More

Thank Kelvin365
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We (the Leven Curry Club) visited this restaurant during February 2018. I had Chicken Puri as a starter and Garlic Chilli Chicken for main course along with a nan bread to soak up any sauce. I have to say these dishes were excellent and while...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Visited here as a family of 3 with our 7 year old daughter. We bought far too much food, but it all sounded so good and was such good value for money that we couldn’t resist. Staff were lovely and we were made to feel...More

Thank juliaandadam123
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

This continues to be a great restaurant. Out of all the Indian restaurants in this,area I keep going back to this one as the owners continue to support the local area -Rugby clubs etc benefit from this support. The food is good, not world class...More

Thank Mrslater
Reviewed 21 January 2018

My husband love to eat here when take the odd trip to Dalkeith at lunchtime . We cannot fault it .We love Indian food and we can honestly say this is one of the best in all the Lothians .

Thank sarahlindsay555
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner go to this place a lot. We love Indian food and have tried many restaurants but nothing is as good as here. The food is delicious! The staff are great, they also do a set menu on a Sunday which is...More

Thank Nikki A
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The food was very good. The pompadoo starters were tasty and I especially like the orange sweetish sauce. The Karai gosht was tender and very flavorfful with just the right amount of spice while the garlic chicken was also very good. Perhaps the star of...More

1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Other half and I went tonight for my birthday meal. We had heard great things so we were hoping out would live up to expectations. We were delighted as it totally surpassed expectations. I'd highly recommend the lamb pathia. In fact I'd recommend any lamb...More

Thank Niki-Chicki
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Hi Niki-Chicki, thanks for the brilliant review letting us know we hit all the marks for your Itihaas experience! Look forward to seeing you again. Cheers

Reviewed 31 December 2017

My husband and I finally got a chance to try out this wonderful restaurant. After hearing great things about this place and being curry lovers it was definitely one for the bucket list. We decided to go on Christmas Eve, the food was delicious, high...More

Thank zebbiddee
Matin K, Owner at Itihaas, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Hi zebbiddee, thank you for the excellent review and look forward to your next visit! Cheers

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Questions & Answers
17 November 2017|
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Response from Matin K | Property representative |
Yes! We are a family restaurant!
27 February 2016|
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Response from Neil N | Reviewed this property |
As other reviewers have stated, open on a Saturday 17.00hrs 23.00hrs See their website for all opening times.
1 May 2015|
Response from Matin K | Property representative |
Hi davie Yes you can park at kwik- fit car park just behind the restaurant on croft street from 6 pm Thank you Regards Itihaas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 - 19 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith EH22 1HD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Dalkeith
  • Phone Number: +44 131 663 9800
  • E-mail
A multi award-winning family managed Indian and Bangladeshi restaurant established in 1997. Open 7 days a week.
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