Indian Restaurants In Birmingham, England

indian restaurants in birmingham
Kali Sayak
Kali Sayak 
Contributing Writer
| 5 min read

Birmingham is a city bustling with experiences waiting to happen. Apart from culture, food is one of the most memorable experiences here. And when in Birmingham, trying out Indian curry is a must. Right from authentic balti preparations, spicy South Indian recipes and saffron-laced desserts the Indian restaurants have never failed to impress the taste buds. Check out these interesting Indian Restaurants In Birmingham and keep this list handy when you crave the spice and complexities of Indian food.

1. 1. Jilabi

Posted by Jilabi on Thursday, 30 November 2017

Jilabi is a must-try if you are looking to enjoy authentic Indian food. The curry here is a big hit and is highly rated. Apart from this, the seafood, vegetarian dishes and the desserts are delicious. The Toofan platter, King prawn Belpuri and Lamb Passanda are highly recommended from the menu. The portions are large and the delicate plating makes the food even more mouthwatering! The ambiance and service are a big plus here, but make sure you book your table in advance.


Address: 2065 Coventry Road Sheldon Birmingham, West Midlands B26 3DY

Price for two: 32 USD

Website: Jilabi

2. 2. Royal Watan Kashmiri

Make sure you reserve your table early for Christmas and the New year! Tables are filling up quickly, so book now to avoid disappointment!!! Royal Watan is getting in the Christmas spirit!!!

Posted by Royal Watan kashmiri Restaurant on Monday, 5 December 2016

As its name suggests, Royal Watan Kashmiri is a specialty restaurant in Kashmiri cuisine. Opened way back in 1984, this restaurant boasts fresh ingredients, authentic flavors and experienced chefs. This is your stop for the tastiest balti dishes, making sure you come back for more. The service here has a royal touch, leaving you carefully attended to at all times. The honey Peshwari naan and Tandoori Chicken Bhuna are top favorites here. A big bonus of dining here is the quick service. So, make sure you get here hungry and devour the Kashmiri menu like there is no tomorrow!

Royal Watan Kashmiri

Address: 602 - 604 Pershore Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham, B29 7HQ

Price for two: 16 USD

Website: Royal Watan Kashmiri

3. 3. Viceroy Tandoori

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This hidden gem on Icknield Street is an absolute must when in Birmingham. Viceroy Tandoori is a well-lit restaurant with great service. The owner hangs around in the restaurant most times and ensures you have a memorable experience. Some of the most popular dishes are Garlic Chilli Lamb, King Prawn Rogan Josh, Lamb Sagwalla and Mushroom Rice. The quick service and great location make this restaurant a popular choice.

Viceroy Tandoori

Address: 08-109 Icknield Street Birmingham, West Midlands B18 6RZ

Price for two: 33 USD

Website: Viceroy Tandoori

4. 4. Lasan

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Posted by Lasan on Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Lasan is a vibrant restaurant that is ideal for you to celebrate special milestones in your life. The ambiance and vibe of the place are contagious and the flavors will definitely leave you coming here for more. The popular must-try dishes on the menu are Awadhi Murgh, Pakoras, Konkan Kedada (crab), Punjabi Makhan Chicken, Nellore Chappa and the complex Allepy sauce. This fine dining restaurant perched in James Street, St Paul’s Square, is also popular for its tender lamb preparations and grand interiors.


Address: 3-4 Dakota Buildings James Street, St Paul’s Square Birmingham, West Midlands B3 1SD

Price for two: 33 USD

Website: Lasan

5. 5. Raja Monkey

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Posted by Raja Monkey Indian Street Cafe on Monday, 7 May 2018

Raja Monkey calls itself a Street Indian Cafe and, true to its name, the ambiance is done up to that theme. Small details like local newspapers, Indian language writing on the chalkboard and authentic steel crockery bring alive the theme like no other. If you are an Indian, then this place is going to teleport you back home, and if you are not, you will enjoy an authentic glimpse of India here! The classic curries and the must-have thalis are highly recommended. There is also a variety of tasty vegetarian options as well to try out. Overall, Raja Monkey is a must visit if you are looking for great food in a themed restaurant.

Raja Monkey

Address: 1355 Stratford Road Hall Green Birmingham, West Midlands B28 9HW

Price for two: 32 USD

Website: Raja Monkey

6. 6. Pushkar

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Posted by Pushkar Cocktail Bar & Dining on Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Pushkar is a gourmet Indian restaurant that is popular for its authentic and bespoke flavors. This cream and lemon-hued restaurant is part dining space and part cocktail lounge with classy interiors. The menu and service are highly rated and this restaurant is recommended for popular occasions. Some dishes on the menu that leave you coming back here for more are Trio of Murgh Tikka, Steamed Coconut & Mustard Prawns, Dahipuri Chat and Goa Fish Curry. Gajar Ka Halwa Tart and Garam Masala Brulee are must-try desserts on the menu. So, if you are looking to enjoy complex Indian flavors with a memorable dining experience, Pushkar is a great choice.


Address: 245 Broad Street Birmingham, West Midlands B1 2HQ

Price for two: 33 USD

Website: Pushkar

7. 7. Tipu Sultan

Tipu Sultan Birmingham gives guests the ability to relax & enjoy a variety of mocktails and soft drinks before...

Posted by Tipu Sultan Group on Friday, 4 December 2015

Tipu Sultan is definitely an experience worth having if you are looking for a place that offers more than just Indian food. The ambiance of Tipu Sultan is grand, royal and very elegantly done. Every corner of the restaurant shows off royalty and leaves you exploring the spacious ambiance. This is a great place for large groups and for children who will be intrigued by the art pieces sprinkled around the restaurant. The food is authentic and the Mysore King Prawn and the Chicken Hydrebadi Biryani are popular favorites on the menu.

Tipu Sultan

Address: 43 Alcester Rd, Birmingham B13 8AA, United Kingdom

Price for two: 40 USD

Website: Tipu Sultan

8. 8. The Grove

It's Friday night, the bar awaits!

Posted by The Grove Pub and Restaurant, Handsworth on Friday, 30 June 2017

The Grove is a pub & restaurant that is not any typical restaurant. While you order your food and grab a few drinks, you are given a buzzer that beeps when you need to collect your food. The flavors are authentic and the portions are large. The Chicken Tikka Masala, Lamb chops, Fish Pakora and Keema Curry are highly recommended. The mixed grill is also a popular choice here. This place is usually bustling with people and the bar is well stocked too. Try The Grove if you are looking for a boozy evening with some spicy Indian flavors to complement your drinks.

The Grove

Address: 279 Grove Lane (4,551.49 mi) Birmingham, United Kingdom B20 2HA

Price for two: 20 USD

9. 9. Shababs

Posted by Shababs on Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Shababs Indian Restuarant is one of the highly recommended balti restaurants in Birmingham. Traditional balti dishes are cooked and served in the same dish retaining all flavors of the authentic dishes and hit the taste buds like fireworks! Founded in 1987, Shababs has been consistently serving great flavors and authentic recipes since then. Interestingly, their unique method of preparing the balti is a proven healthier alternative to an ordinary curry because it is cooked on a high flame burning up all the excess oil in the dish. The oldest balti in Shababs kitchen is over 18 years old. The mushroom bhaji, Lamb Balti and Peshawari Naan are highly recommended here. The interiors are well lit, service is personal and will leave you having a memorable night.


Address: 163-165 Ladypool Rd, Birmingham B12 8LQ, UK

Price for two: 40 USD

Website: Shababs

10. 10. Jyoti's Vegetarian

Posted by Chris Williamson on Saturday, 17 March 2018

Jyoti’s is a family-run restaurant that serves authentic, homely vegetarian food from South India. It has an extensive menu with 15 starters and 70 main course options. The ingredients are fresh and the flavors transport you to India. The dessert menu is extensive too, with interesting complex choices to tickle your taste buds! The samosas, thalis, curries and paneer dishes are highly recommended. If you have a sweet tooth, the Rasmalai, Pistachio Barfi, Shrikhand and Gulab jamun are popular options. You can also take away a variety of Indian sweets from their sweets display.

Jyoti's Vegetarian

Address: 1045 Stratford Road, Hall Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B28 8AS

Price for two: 20 USD

Website: Jyoti’s Vegetarian

Complex Indian flavors to indulge your taste buds

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The Indian Restaurants in Birmingham are always brimming with people and culture. They have always been on the gastronomical wish list of many! The extensive menu, unique ingredients and complex spices make these Indian restaurants a must visit. So, give your taste buds a treat with the authentic recipes and compounding flavors right from the kitchens of India.

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